The affected vehicles have seat- mounted side air bag inflator initiators that may fail to ignite during a crash. To be honest, if felt more spacious than the X5, especially in the legroom department. Both are based on a luxury sedan in the case, it's the , and the Q5 can move pretty well for a big fella. Sure, I had a bigger screen inside to play with but it was an optional extra. The recall began February 6, 2017.
Climate controls and ventilation are easy to reach. This is not great at handling and that simply ruins it for. Shifts are smooth and comfortable, and hold higher revs in Sport mode for more spirited driving. The 5 Series lineup also includes the Gran Turismo, a tall hatchback built on the 7 Series sedan platform. Standard wheels are 19-inch M-style alloys.
While others preferred to manually shift with paddles, we put it in Drive and let it do its thing. See your dealer for details. Rain drops on it are spectacular to watch when one takes a break from the tedious daily routine. With acceleration like this from the base four, along with superior fuel economy, it can be hard to see the point of the costlier 335i. The Driver Assistance Plus Package adds blind spot warning, 360-degree view camera, and the Active Driving Assistant, which bundles together a number of safety aids including lane departure warning, automatic front emergency braking, and forward collision warning.
After all, not even Bavarian engineers can defy the laws of physics. Our tester was fitted with the M Sport package that adds a redesigned front bumper to the mix, with decently sized air intakes to the sides along with bigger wheels and a stiffer suspension. It starts with a twin-turbo 4. In other words, nothing like they used to be. As expected from a diesel engine, it provides plenty of low-end thrust. The 5 Series lineup also includes the Gran Turismo, a tall hatchback built on the 7 Series sedan platform. However, this is not a regular 5er or a regular Bavarian machine.
A cool feature is the comfort access keyless entry system, which allows you to open or close the lift gate simply by waving your foot under the bumper. Electronically controlled dampers, M-specific Servotronic steering, a stability control system with M Dynamic Mode, active limited-slip differential, high-performance compound brakes, suspension structure and sub-frame mods, and more. Slide the rear bench as forward as possible and you get 650 liters, still not all that much. If you find it intrusive as we do, know it's defeatable. Navigation standard on all models.
Active safety and driver aids can be had by adding the Driver Assistance Plus package, which comes with side and top view cameras, adaptive cruise control with stop and go function, blind spot warning, and the Active Driving Assistant, which combines forward collision warning, pedestrian detection, lane departure warning, and automatic emergency braking. This was a car thought out for cruising in comfort, in a more than relaxed state of mind, together with your family and their luggage. Vehicle Overview The five-seat 5 Series sedan is offered with a twin-turbo V-8 550i , a single-turbo six-cylinder 535i , a turbo-diesel six-cylinder 535d and a turbocharged 2. A six-speed manual is offered exclusively on the high-performance M5 sedan. In other words, it's just as quick as the 535i, only more fuel-efficient.
See your dealer for details. In a , we said that the car is more comfort-oriented with driving manners similar to how an old drove. The Gran Turismo can accommodate up to five people. See your dealer for details. The same cannot be said about the larger 5 Series Gran Turismo, which appears bloated compared to its sleek sedan sibling.
Yes, the room inside was copious and I could get all my girls in there with ease, cruising around town and making fools out of other drivers. Gran Turismo models are longer and have a curvier, more coupe-like roof shape. See your dealer for details. It is not common to find a car to my taste. As daunting — and expensive — as this may be, one nice aspect is that most features are available across the line. See your dealer for details.