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Say hello to the all new BMW 5 Series (G30)

2017 G30 BMW 5 Series

The 2017 BMW 5 Series is a ground up new model, the 7th generation of BMW's 5 series sports sedan. With proportions only slightly larger than the outgoing 5 Series (F10) the new 5 Series drops weight thanks to the use of magnesium, aluminum and high-strength steel. The chassis is built for high performance while the interior is stuffed with technology. The 2017 5 Series goes on sale in February 2017, pricing and ordering details will be available closer to launch.

2017 BMW 5 Series Highlights
  • 530i and 540i at launch, M550i released later
  • Weight loss of up to 137 lbs with the use of magnesium, aluminum and high-strength steel
  • LED Adaptive headlights standard
  • Exterior dimensions slightly larger than F10 5 Series
  • Active kidney grilles
  • Two non-metallic and 11 metallic colors and wheel sizes 18, 19 and 20 inch available
  • M Sport available at launch
  • New heads up display (HUD) with 70% larger display area
  • Massage seats
  • iDrive 6.0 with gesture control
  • Space saver spare tire under the trunk floor a no cost option
  • Remote parking and remote 3D surround view
  • New B family of engines powers the 530i and 540i
  • xDdrive available for both 530i and 540i at launch
  • 530i 0-60 in 6 seconds (5.8 w/ xDrive) - 540i 0-60 in 4.7 seconds

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