Saturday, 27 August 2011

BMW 5 Series

The BMW 5 Series cars manufactured by one of the leading German car manufacturer BMW, has been in the market since the early 70’s. The current model of BMW 5 Series is in its 5 generation on the road and has undergone drastic changes be it with its design or other specifications.

The BMW 5 Series is iconic in the sense that it is synonymous with the start of a tradition in BMW to name its car models or their versions with three digit numbers instead of names. The three digit numbers in itself is very unique. The first number being the model number and the preceding two numbers denote the size or capacity of the engine. There are additional letters or alphabets after the three digit number; these letters signify the engine type, body style or other details of the car.

Over the years BMW 5 Series has been a symbol of innovation and advancement in automobile technology. It has undergone constant up gradations in its design and other features, making it one of the most popular, attractive and safest cars to own. The first generation BMW 5 Series cars had multiple engine options with 1.8, 2.0, 2.5, 2.8 & 3.0 ltr engine options. The successive generations were a synonymous with BMW’s vision of technological advancement and the current 5th generation BMW 5 Series boast of a slew of technologically advanced features which make the car one of the safest and trendiest vehicles to run on the roads world wide.

The latest generation of the BMW 5 Series is much more technologically advanced from its predecessors and consists of electronically controlled mechanisms of all the functions of the car. It has various other features like Active Steering, Cruise Control, High Beam Assist, Night Vision etc. which are primarily aimed at providing a safe and comfortable driving experience to the driver. There are multiple engine options available both in terms of Petrol as well as Diesel. The BMW 5 Series also comes in with an option of a four wheel drive, a function which it shares with the BMW X3 and X5.

BMW Review
BMW 5 Series has been launched in India. BMW 5 Series Price range exist between 37 lakhs to 58 lakhs. BMW 5 Series variants Price in Major cities is given below. BMW supports four variants. Two Petrol Variants and Two Diesel variants. BMW Variants detail is given below. This car is a d+ segment luxuries car. Supports flawless transmission in powerful Engine. All the Interior of BMW 5 Series and its models is designed as such which makes it most luxuries car by BMW. The exterior of this car is very dashing and cool which can attract anyone as it is made of high class luxuries design. Large Space inside the car to carry luggage, high tech instruments and many more. BMW 5 Series insures the driver and passengers a very protected and comfortable ride. This car supports rear and front Airbags  and side curtain airbags for full safety inside the car. A very special safety feature of this car is its wheels which can drive the car after a puncture also up to 250 km. So no need to carry a spare tyre. Also supports DTC and DSC when steering is out of control. BMW 5 Series allows to drive the car in three different modes that is Dive mode – which can be used in City, Sport mode for active driving and Steptronic Mode for Manual Shifting where clutch is note used. The Engine of this sedan is very powerful and performs very smooth operations because of its high capability and impressive power.BMW 5 Series comes with many high class accessories to give the passenger a comfortable and entertaining feel inside. The BMW 5 Series Price and Technical Specification -
BMW 5 Series Specification -
  • 6 Speed Steptronic Automation
  • Flawless Transmission Engine
  • Smooth Gear Changes Knob
  • Chrome accented controls
  • New Head Airbag System
  • Rear and Front Airbags
  • Side curtain Airbags
  • Tyre Pressure Indicator
  • Three mode driving adjustment option
  • Drive Mode, Sport Mode, Steptronic Mode
  • Sleek wooden Trim, Center Console
  • Sunroof & Sun blinds inside
  • Electrical Adjustable Front Seats
  • Automatic Air Conditioner
  • 6 CD changer Music System
  • Loudspeakers
  • Dynamic Stability Control(DSC)
  • Dynamic Traction Control(DTC)
  • Electrical Exterior Mirrors
  • Comfortable Leather Seats
BMW Variants Technical Specification -
BMW 5 Series 520d – Base Variant of BMW. V4 Diesel Engine 1955 cc.
Engine & Mileage-
  • Power – 130 kW @ 4000 rpm
  • Torque – 350 Nm @ 1750-3000 rpm
  • City Mileage – 8 kmpl
  • Highway Mileage – 11 kmpl
BMW 5 Series 525i – Petrol Variant, 2497cc, Radial Spoke 244 Alloy Wheels.
Engine & Mileage-
  • Power – 158 kW @ 6500 rpm
  • Torque – 246 Nm @ 4000 rpm.
  • City Mileage – 7.5 kmpl
  • Highway Mileage – 10.7 kmpl
BMW 5 Series 530d - Diesel Variant, 2993cc.
Engine & Mileage-
  • Power – 173 kW @ 4000 rpm
  • Torque – 500 Nm @ 1750-3000 rpm.
  • City Mileage – 9 kmpl
  • Highway Mileage – 12 kmpl
BMW 5 Series 530i – Petrol Engine, 2996cc V6, BMW night vision, Lights, Leather covered Steering with functional button. Star-Spoke 246 Alloy Wheels.
Engine & Mileage-
  • Power – 190 kW @ 6500 rpm
  • Torque – 300Nm @ 2400rpm
  • City Mileage – 7.5 kmpl
  • Highway Mileage – 10.5 kmpl
BMW 5 Series 530d Highline – This is the Top Variant of BMW 5 Series. 2993cc diesel engine. other features are all same as 530i model.
Engine & Mileage -
  • Power – 173 kW @ 4000 rpm
  • Torque – 500 Nm @ 1750-3000 rpm.
  • City Mileage – 8.5 kmpl
  • Highway Mileage – 11.5 kmpl
BMW 5 Series Exterior Dimensions - length – 4841 mm, width – 1846 mm, height- 1468 mm, wheelbase – 2888 mm
BMW Body Colors - Grey, Silver, White, Black & Blue
Interior Photo

BMW Price in India

Price in Major Cities
BMW 5 Series Price in New Delhi - Price
Rs. 38,90,000 – Rs 58,00,000/-
  • BMW 5 Series 523i – Rs. 38,90,000/-
  • BMW 5 Series 525d – Rs. 39,90,000/-
  • BMW 5 Series 530d – Rs. 45,90,000/-
  • BMW 5 Series 535i – Rs. 58,00,000/-
BMW 5 Series Price in Mumbai - Price
Rs. 37,00,000 – Rs. 58,00,000/-
  • BMW 5 Series 523i – Rs. 37,00,000/-
  • BMW 5 Series 525d – Rs. 42,40,000/-
  • BMW 5 Series 530d – Rs. 43,20,000/-
  • BMW 5 Series 535i – Rs. 58,00,000/-





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