They are the premium option seat and are the most comfortable I've ever sat in. I opted for the multi contour ventilated seats. Although it has the same amount of space as its more practical counterparts, the M5 feels tight and compact on the track, the sign of a well-engineered car. The recall began February 6, 2017. The recall began on October 7, 2015. You'll find a lot to like under the hood, from the 528i's overachieving turbocharged four-cylinder engine to the 550i's awesome twin-turbo V8 -- and don't forget about the 535i's accomplished turbocharged inline-6 and the 535d's ultra-efficient six-cylinder diesel.
The central nervous system of every 5 Series is the , consisting of a high-resolution 10. If used, do you know which model year or chassis code it is? Sad to see the diesel variants disappearing, but I guess the internal combustion engine is next. 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. It's a comfortable commuter, a roomy family car, and a capable sports sedan. The M5, 535i, 535d, ActiveHybrid5, and 550i sedans now have new 18-inch wheel designs and a new exterior color, Tanzanite Blue Metallic.
Safety Standard safety features include dual front, front-side, and side curtain airbags. See your dealer for details. The optional night-vision system can display possible hazards in the road the driver might not see otherwise. Once it wouldn't work at all. An 8-speed automatic transmission is standard; the 535i can be equipped with an optional 6-speed manual.
In Sport + mode, we had the perfect balance between slip and control, sliding around corners without knocking down cones. The feels notably lighter on its feet and competes well in the powertrain department, too. I'm totally impressed with every aspect of this machine. . The current-generation 5 Series was launched for 2011 and updated for 2014. Gran Turismo models ride on a wheelbase extended by four inches, with 2+2 seating behind a long hood and under a coupe roofline.
See your dealer for details. To see what's new for 2015, click , or check out a of the two model years. For more cargo space, consider the 5 Series Gran Turismo, which has 15. All 5 Series models come standard with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The ActiveHybrid 5 and high-performance M5 models are reviewed separately. Those considering the 5 Series Gran Turismo might also consider the elegant Audi A7, with its ample cargo space. Engines aside, the standard features on the higher trims can be added to lower trims as options.
An eight-speed automatic transmission is mandatory, with standard rear-wheel drive or optional all-wheel drive. But given some of the impressive upgrades, most drivers should factor in at least a few extra thousand. See your dealer for details. But was that what customers really wanted? The performance-oriented M5 sedan is equipped with a 560-horsepower V8, available with a 6-speed manual 7-speed dual-clutch transmission with paddle shifters. I think they fixed it for the 2018 model year, but make sure you test it before buying. As far as I know, the F10 is pretty solid, so no major concerns I can think of right now.
For a traditional luxury experience, the beckons, while the holds dark-horse appeal, making up for its dated interior with spirited performance and a distinctive character. The 535d is equipped exactly like the 535i, only with a diesel-powered six-cylinder engine. Its a great engine the 535D. Another heritage touch is the dashboard's understated center stack the portion that includes the climate and audio controls , which cants toward the driver for a sportier, more intimate feel. Inside, the interior has been updated with standard navigation on all models and slightly more storage space, as well as new options like a rear entertainment system and personal concierge service.
Obviously only being 3-4 years old means that the longer term gremlins that may or may not exist won't have been uncovered yet. Can't be any worse than the early gen N54s right? Mildly refreshed for 2014, the 5 Series gets a revised twin kidney grille, redesigned lower air intakes and new tail lamps. The 535d features a turbocharged 3. But the pick of the litter may well be the diesel-powered 535d, which is as fleet as the 535i and serves up 25 percent better fuel economy to boot. Perhaps our favorite variant is the diesel-powered 535d, which uses a turbocharged, 3. Mixed driving around the 40 mark.