The BMW X5 for 2016 is one of the most anticipated cars to be released in 2015. Car experts have already predicted that the 2016 BMW X5 may turn out to be the big seller of 2016. 2016 BMW X5 will be produced in several variants: M Series, Diesel and hybrid xDrive40e.
The Exterior design
The frontal width will grab your attention immediately; the car also has bigger air inlets. The Double kidney shaped grille has a chrome frame surrounding it. The rear of the car is divided two horizontal lines that can create a more dynamic air. This car is specifically designed to fulfill sports ambitions. The car has 18 inch wheels made of allow together with high quality radial tires (tubeless). The rear mirrors can be adjusted electronically. The luxury SUV has an impressive length of 4886 mm and a height of 1762mm, so you see there is a lot of head room. Over all the design of the car is pretty good.
2016 BMW X5 Interior design
The best way to describe the interior is sportiness meets luxury. Not only is the interior beautiful but offer a high degree of functionality. The multifunctional seats look absolutely stunning with the Merino leather. The gearshift and the various dynamics for driving are all driver oriented. The Shift paddles can be found on the steering wheel. The good thing about the car is that it has quite a sizeable luggage space. The wheel base measures about 2933mm. So this means there is enough leg space. The 2016 BMW X5 has a 16.5 inch touch screen that supports a DVD player with a hard drive for audio files and maps.
Engine Specs and Performance
The new BMW X5 2016 Diesel comes with sophisticated 3.0 liter V6 turbocharged diesel engine that has a displacement capacity of 2993cc . The engine has twenty four valves and six cylinders and a twin powered charging unit and have a good torque force of 413 lb-ft and delivers up to 255 horsepower . The manufacturer has equipped the car’s engine with the latest fuel injection technology. The engine permits the car to be driven at a top speed of 155 mph and accelerate from 0-60 mph in 7.3 sec.
2016 BMW X5 M launches 4.4-liter V8 Twin Turbo petrol engine with 575 hp and 750 Nm (553 lb-ft) of torque, paired with an eight-speed M Steptronic transmission. Accelerates from 0-60 mph in 4.2 seconds and reaches a top speed of 155 mph (250 km / h), which is electronically limited. Fuel consumption decreased by 20% compared to the previous model, and averages about 25.5 mpg (11.1 l / 100km).
2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Plug-In Hybrid combines a 2.0 petrol engine with 241 hp and 111-hp electric motor. Only on electric drive vehicle can travel 19 miles, at a maximum speed of 75 mph. Combining both engine acceleration from 0-60 mph sprint in 6.8 seconds, and reaches a top speed of 130 mph.
Price and release date
The 2016 BMW X5 will be launched in the market this fall especially the M models and Hybrid models. The diesel variant should be released a couple of months later than the other two. The Hybrid model will be priced about $63,095 (msrp). The 2016 BMW X5 M model will start from $99,650 MSRP.
With such fantastic features this car will be hard to turn down; so all you SUV lovers should not think twice before purchasing this car. This car will not be a disappointment under any circumstances and its fuel economy feature will surely attack all car lovers.