If the BMW X5 Series was enough to stun and fascinate, behold yourself as the new and revamped version is all set to enter the Indian SUV market and swipe you off your feet. The latest to add to the SUV category is the BMW X5 xDrive30d which is as luxurious and stylish as its predecessor. This marvelous beauty is loaded with first rate luxury features and powerful engines, only to take your journey to a different level of comfort. Though the base of the SUV is the same, it flaunts new bumpers at both ends, which gives car aficionados a fresher and crispier beauty to firm their hands on. The launch of this facelift is not just going to raise bars in the Indian vehicle market, but also line-up this spectacularly designed machine in competition with other luxury classics, like Toyota Fortuner, Chevrolet Captiva, Audi Q7, and Mercedes-Benz ML.
Design & Comfort
The BMW X5 xDrive30d has been crafted with individual character promising to meet your personal needs. If you are fond of the flashier, younger looking luxury SUV, then this beauty enjoys a classic, solid, and sporty outer design, which is further enhanced by the short overhangs and powerful contours. The strength can be viewed from the muscular and sculpted bonnet, besides the L-shaped rear lights with LED technology and dynamically finished moldings that emphasize its elegance and style. The newly crafted exhaust pipes and front and rear matt-aluminum finished scuff guards complete the athletic and powerful appearance. The electronically adjustable body color rear view mirrors, large roof rails, body match door handles, and sleek waistline set this model distinct from the rest. The full sunroof that extends up till the rear seats gives you an illusion of riding in a convertible.
The interiors are a perfect blend of classic touch and new trends. Enjoy the fine woods, selected leathers, and understated metal elements as you seat yourself comfortably in the cabin, stuffed with refined luxury. The leather wrapped steering wheel makes handling easy and smooth. With 5 cameras set up in different positions across the vehicle, you wouldn�t have to require any further assistance while driving and parking. Aluminum running boards, armrest, automatic air-conditioning with 2-zone control, car phone preparation, front and rear cup holder, floor mats in velour, lights package, luggage compartment separating net, lumber support for driver and front passenger, on-board monitor with TV function, park distance control (PDC), and windscreen with grey shade band are some unmatched features offered. The 6-stacker CD player makes traveling a breeze - load it up and off you go, driving for hours enjoying your favorite tunes.
BMW engines have successfully set up a trademark with sophisticated power and outstanding efficiency. This handsome hunk has been launched in a dynamic 6-cylinder diesel engine with 3.0 liters capacity, though the petrol version is also available. The vehicle offers a maximum power output of 245 HP with an efficiency of crossing 100 kmph within 7.6 seconds. It can be driven at a top speed of 210 kmph.
The X5 xDrive30d has been equipped with front and rear disc brakes, Anti-lock Brake System (ABS), automatic fuel pump cut-off, and Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) for enhanced safety and driving comfort. It features the Speed Limit Info which keeps the driver informed of the maximum permissible speed all the while. The Hill Descent Control (HDC) increases handling of steep downhill up to 15%, allowing the driver to concentrate on steering without applying brakes. The safety features comprise of airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for front passengers, head airbags for front and second row passengers, integrated side-impact protection, Automatic Differential Brake (ADB-X), bumper system with interchangeable crumple zones, rollover sensor, runflat indicator, safety battery terminal clamp, and Dynamic Traction Control (DTC).
Variants & Price
The BMW X5 xDrive30d can be sufficed in three terms - strong, sporty, and stylish. This stunningly beautiful and gorgeous SUV has been launched in a range of seven soothing colors: Black Sapphire, Titanium Silver, Platinum Grey, Deep Sea Blue, Platinum Bronze, Space Grey Metallic, and Sparkling Bronze. This impressive and absolute fun delivering SUV is available in both petrol and diesel variants, priced at 69.5 lacs and 52.99 lacs respectively (ex-showroom).