The new highly expected BMW 5 2017 model is currently in its last stages of development. However, this seventh generation design will not have much of difference from the current model. The new 2017 BMW 5-Series is a very interesting and luxurious model.
2017 BMW 5-Series exterior design
Historically, this is one of the most popular cars having quite a long successful history. The 2017 BMW 5-Series will be produced in Touring, Sedan and the GT versions. The automobile would be placed on a new platform will go a long way in reducing the general weight of the vehicle by a rough figure of 220 pounds. However, the vehicle’s chassis will be a little more strengthened. The overall body has been redesigned giving the auto mobile a touch of elegance. The Bavarian manufacturer avoided the boxy shape of the auto mobile machine putting in place a rather dynamic rear part fitted with OLED lighting set. The vehicles dimension will not change much from the previous model.
There is increased interior space both for the passengers as well as cargos. The instrument panel is more like the same as that of the series 7 board. There is maximum orientation towards the drivers needs. The driver’s cockpit features a rounded centre console with plenty of ornaments for aesthetic value made of chromium and aluminium in high gloss. The central display features the satellite navigation, high quality audio device and 4G internet connection and WI fi. Hi-tech equipment including setting up a number of controls on the vehicle’s doors as well as on the steering wheel makes the automobile a nice experience.
The seats are skillfully fitted with high quality leather material giving the vehicle an elegant look. Ergonomics usage of the system is worked on, with the available accommodation just right adjacent to the gear lever.
2017 BMW 5-Series engine and performance
Under the hood, the 2017 BMW 5-Series will have a number of changes especially as the new manufacturing of series 5 hybrid model. The first will be the 1.5-liter three cylinder turbo powered engine with a possible horsepower output of about 180 with a torque of 200 lb ft. the second option would be a 2.0-liter six cylinder engine that has been majorly characterized with its low fuel consumption. This engine will have a possible power output of about 350 horsepower and torque of 340 lb ft. thirdly would be the 3.2-liter petrol engine with a possible maximum power output of 400 horsepower. Fourth as well as the top offer will feature a 4.4-liter V8 engine with a possible power output of around 560 horsepower. This engine will be specifically placed in the M5 model.
2017 BMW 5-Series price and release date
From the company, there is no yet a clear confirmation of the actual release date of the vehicle. The price will range from $50,000 to $150,000 depending on the specific model