Mid-life update for the BMW 5 Series

BMW has introduced several changes in an updated 5 Series range. Most models now feature mild-hybrid technology. Like the new BMW 5 Series Saloon, the new BMW 5 Series Touring will also be available with a plug-in hybrid drive system from November 2020. The use of mild hybrid technology with a 48V starter-generator will be rolled out to all models with a four- or six-cylinder engine, except PHEV and M550i xDrive models.

Next BMW 5 Series due in 2017

2017 BMW 5 Series

When the seventh-generation of BMW 5 Series arrives next year, it will be lighter, more refined, safer and more efficient according to the German car maker. Every rear-wheel drive diesel will return over 60mpg, while BMW’s xDrive four-wheel drive system will also be available. To go up against the latest tech from Mercedes and Tesla, […]

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