Its mission statement: setting new standards. The BMW 5 Series is the embodiment of the modern business saloon. Thanks to its dynamic and elegant appearance, it convincingly meets the expectations that are placed on a vehicle of its class: aesthetic athleticism and driving pleasure with state-of-the-art technology.
The seventh edition of the BMW 5 Series Saloon is once again the ultimate business saloon. Continuing its success, it was crowned winner of What Car? Best Luxury Car 2018. However, adaptations keep a new sportier stance evokes new emotions thanks to the sloping coupe roofline.
A host of powerful BMW TwinPower Turbo petrol and diesel engines, combined with a new lightweight body structure, result in a more refined and rewarding driving experience.
A selection of premium materials, driver-orientated console and modern technologies result in a premium driving atmosphere which is more connected to your world than ever before.
Whilst the BMW 5 Series Saloon has a rich heritage, it is now striving towards the future with the BMW 530e Plug-in Hybrid. Offering a pure electric range of up to 36 miles and a Benefit-in-kind rate of 16%, make your commute smarter.
The 520d and 520d xDrive models feature Mild Hybrid Technology. This has two purposes; firstly to recover kinetic energy during braking, and secondly to support the combustion engine when accelerating. This helps reduce fuel consumption and emissions, while also enhancing the Start/Stop function.
Read how the BMW 530e plug-in hybrid performed in What Car?’s group test against the Volvo S90.