2016 BMW X5 Release Date – BMW X5 is an indisputable versatile luxury crossover. The vehicle maintains its reputation through a newly released model, 2016 BMW X5. This is the third generation of the X5 and for the 2016 model year, carries the similar design to its predecessor. The X5 will compete with Lexus GX 460, Mercedes-Benz GL Class and other SUV in this class.
2016 BMW X5 Exterior Design
The front looks angular with the presence of the twin kidney shaped grille and flanked by horizontal head lamps that touch the outer part of the grille. The air inlet is large and the fog light is placed very near to the grille. The sculpted hood and thick fenders enhance the angularity. At the back, you see L-shaped taillights, a spoiler and dual trapezoid exhaust tips. The tailgate opens in two ways; the lower part opens like that of a truck whereas the upper part or the window opens like a caravan tailgate.
2016 BMW X5 Interior
The interior is best suited for five passengers. A third row seat is available though it’s not comfortable enough for an adult to sit there. A fanciful upholstery will be in the cabin. To get leather upholstery with a richer color option you need to buy the higher trim. The 2016 X5 is equipped with standard features such as iDrive navigation and BMW Apps connectivity. The safety sector comes with an abundant features. The most common features are traffic jam assistant, lane departure warning and pre collision warning with pedestrian recognition and automatic braking. The crash testing is not known but BMW should maintain its previous safety record on this X5.
2016 BMW X5 Specs
BMW offers a variety of engine under this X5 hood. A turbocharged 3.0 liter gasoline V6 and RWD or AWD setup comes as the base engine. Then, xdriven or AWD X5 also offers a twin turbocharged V6 with 3.0 liter diesel displacement and a 4.4 L twin turbo V8. All X5 engines are equipped with Eco Pro mode and electric power steering. An automatic eight-speed transmission comes standard in all trims. The V6 engine acceleration from 0 to 60 mph occurs in 6.7 seconds and 4.7 seconds is achieved using the V8 engine.
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2016 BMW X5 Release Date and Pricing
The release date was set December last year but due to some minor technical changing, the release was delayed. Now it’s worth checking your nearby dealers for its availability. The MSRP is set at $54,700 for the sDrive35i, $57,000 for xDrive35i, $57,700 for xDrive35d and $71,500 for xDrive50i.
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