2014 BMW X5
“An SUV that handles like a dream”, perhaps these are the few words which are appropriate for describing the new BMW X5. The X5 made its debut in the year 1999 and since its launch people appreciated the vehicle so much that there are now more than 1.3 million X5 vehicles all over the World. The third generation X5 which has made its way into the Indian market and it will definitely set its own standards in the fields of exterior design, interior luxury and space and will also be packed with performance and cutting edge technology.
The new SUV comes loaded with many interesting updates which includes a new stylish front bumper and adaptive lights adorned with LED daytime running lamps, the overall dimension of the robust looking SUV has also been increased to create more interior room. Both the 1st generation and the 2nd generation X5 were appreciated by people so the designers did not make any major change to the exterior of this 3rd generation X5.
There are three engine options which are offered in the new generation X5, the first engine on offer is a V8 petrol with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology , the second engine is a six-cylinder in-line diesel with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology and lastly there is the powerful Six-cylinder in-line diesel engine with M Performance TwinPower Turbo technology. What is interesting is the fact that BMW has not discriminated between the base model and the high end variant and thus has equipped all the three engines with the same eight-speed automatic gearbox to enhance the driving pleasure.
29/05/14 BMW today has launched the third generation X5 in the Indian market today priced at Rs.70.9 Lakhs (Ex showroom). The new X5 will only be available in the Indian market with the XDrive 30 D spec. More details about the new 3.0 Liter Diesel engine has been provided inside.
So let’s find out what else BMW has installed in the new generation X5 to make it a better competitor.
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