New BMW 5 Series Photo ReportJanuary 24, 2017
The BMW Auto Concern has revealed the new 5-series in the G30 body style. The new BMW will be offered in the version of «M Sport» aerodynamic body kit, special interior trim, lowered sports suspension, Shadowline option, three-spoke steering wheel and 19-inch wheels. New 5-series is created on the basis of CLAR modular platform that was also used in the 7-Series flagship. Through the use of aluminum and magnesium in the structure of the vehicle, it’s weight has decreased by 100 kg. New 5-Series of 2017 has slightly increased in size: length is now equal 4935 mm (36 mm), width is 1868 mm (6 mm) and Height is 1466 mm (2 mm). The vehicle will be offered in four versions: BMW 520d (2,0 l, 190 hp); BMW 530d (3,0 l, 265 hp); BMW 530i (2,0 l, 252 hp in Europe and 249 in the Russian forces); BMW 540i (3,0 liters, 340 hp). It is also expected to appear a new sport M550i xDrive sedan with a 4.4-liter V8 rated at 462 hp and hybrid BMW 530e, equipped with a 252-strong unit (internal combustion engine + electric motor).