Get the optional navigation system, and the dash gets a massive 10. The standard B5 received this same engine for the B5's last year of production, 2016. Available in 528i, 535i and 550i trims, the 5 Series sports a new twin-turbo V-8 550i and single-turbo six-cylinder 535i , with eight-speed automatics available across the board. This is the reverse of a traditional V-8 layout, and opens a new era of V-8 engine development potential. Archived from on 5 June 2011.
In quantitative terms, the new engine delivers its 400 hp over a range from 5500 to 6400 rpm. The entire silhouette is superbly balanced, providing a clear indication of the near-perfect front-to-rear weight distribution for all engine variants. The torque peak is notable for its incredible accessibility: the full 300 lb-ft is available from 1200 rpm - 5000 rpm. The 535i and 550i Sedans will be offered with a 6-speed manual transmission in the United States, providing a level of driver involvement unique in the segment. The M550d is powered by the triple-turbo straight-6 diesel engine. In an arrangement not heretofore employed in an 8-speed automatic, four planetary gearsets and five clutch packs are controlled in a way that no more than two of the five clutch packs are freewheeling at any given time. Materials and colors: enhancing the elegance.
Conventionally, a car's alternator runs continuously and thus is always charging the vehicle's battery. The strokes of wood that give the 5 interior its deluxe feel are available in three colors, with Ash Anthracite and Fineline Matte optional. A key benefit of this layout becomes a more compact engine package. The 535i and 550i, after all, achieve 60 miles per hour in 5. Archived from on 7 April 2010.
Playing a supporting role: innovative new 8-speed automatic transmission. Show full review Vehicle Overview Redesigned for 2011, the sixth-generation 5 Series offers a longer wheelbase, better fuel efficiency and more conventional styling than its predecessor. The 550i comes standard with leather trim. Ever since that bleak debut, the revered company has been backtracking at a stubborn, no-we-never-screw-up rate. The system is so fast that when a front wheel senses a pothole a highway speed, the rear shock can adjust before the pothole arrives. Compared with the aluminium front structure used by the E60, the F10's steel components are heavier but cheaper to produce and repair.
The production ActiveHybrid 5 features a synchronous electric motor integrated into the housing of the automatic gearbox. Modern cockpit with clear orientation to the driver The cockpit is inclined towards the driver at an angle of approximately 7° and the asymmetrically designed center console likewise emphasizes this clear orientation to the driver. The instrumentation is thorough and easy to use, and the seats are covered in either leatherette, for the 528i and 535i, or leather in the 550i. Both have eight-speed automatic transmissions. The Touring version was designed by Jean-Francois Alexandre Huet. Overall, the aesthetic looks of the car are achieved through balanced proportions. Handsomely flared wheel openings filled with stylishly modern wheels and large tires underline the car's muscularity and its rear-wheel drive layout.
According to selected function, users can call up phone numbers or radio stations via the steering-wheel controls. The production version was unveiled at the 2011. The dashboard is angled towards the driver, while the horizontal lines of the dash add to a feeling of spaciousness for both front-seat occupants. A Sport Package adds larger wheels and summer performance tires. Archived from on 13 May 2014.
At its introduction, the new 5-Series will be available as a 535i and 550i. Seatbelts are your first line of defense in an accident, so we recommend wearing them. In turn, this required the exhaust camshafts and valves to be inboard so that the path from cylinders to turbochargers which are driven by exhaust gas would be kept short. In February 2017, the F10 was replaced by the. Blind spot and lane departure warning systems are optional, as is adaptive cruise control with a collision warning system.
Available in 528i, 535i and 550i trims, the 5 Series sports a new twin-turbo V-8 550i and single-turbo six-cylinder 535i , with eight-speed automatics available across the board. The horizontal lines of the instrument panel accentuate the feeling of space. For models without Sport Package the maximum speed is limited to 130 mph. It includes Active Roll Stabilization, which attempts to actively counter body roll, as well as an adaptive suspension and customizable settings for both the drivetrain and suspension. Three-way adjustment is provided for steering weight, stiffness and throttle response. Archived from on 25 October 2013.
. Exterior: Dynamic proportions in perfect balance. Accommodating the less-frequent charging is a special, more powerful vehicle battery that can satisfy the vehicle's high electrical demands without access to continuous charging. Toward those ends, the system also alters rear-suspension geometry to effectively steer the rear wheels a few degrees, depending on the situation. To achieve the high power output, the compression ratio was raised from 9.