With the introduction of 518d version, the most affordable price for the BMW 5 Series range cuts-down to 35,000 euro without VAT. In contrast, the most exclusive model remains 550i xDrive BMW 5 Series GranTurismo with a starting price of 67,900 euros excluding VAT.
Now a new chapter of this success story is about to begin: precise changes in vehicle design, new variants of engines and additional innovative accessories available, and BMW ConnectedDrive technology to enhance BMW 5 Series family charm.
Additional contour lines around BMW radiator grille and air intake with a new structure consolidates the sporty appearance of the new BMW 5 Series Sedan and BMW 5 Series Touring. The new BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo has a modified front bumper for an more powerful image.
Xenon headlights are available as standard on all models, while adaptive LED headlights are optional. Storage compartment and cup holders in the center console have expanded volume. New exterior colors, alloy wheels, upholstery colors and interior decor items - available for all BMW Series 5 - improve the appearance and increase the possibilities for customization.
All BMW 5-Series engines have a reduced fuel consumption but without any compromise in the sporting qualities. In addition, all engine variants already meet EU6 on emissions standard that will come into force only in September 2014. Peak range of engines available for all versions of the BMW 5 Series is a new V8 engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology, which develops 330 kW/450 hp.