E70 Price speculation - Bimmerfest - BMW Forums

Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > X Series > X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)

X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
E70 BMW X5 produced between 2007 and 2013. Discuss the E70 X5 with other BMW owners here.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-08-2006, 09:03 PM
jboo jboo is offline
Registered User
Location: Netherlands
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 50
Mein Auto: 535d
E70 Price speculation

After doing some research, it appears the 530i increased in price about $3-4K when the model changed from E39 to the E60. The base price is now @$46K.

Do you think we can expect to see a similar price hike for the E70? Right now, the 3.0starts off at about @$42K. I can't see the new model remaining $4K less than the 530i.

Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2006, 07:34 AM
klu123 klu123 is offline
Officially Welcomed to the 'Fest
Location: New Jersey
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 231
Mein Auto: 2008 535xi
In addition to the typical price increase for a new generation, one big big uncertainty in E70 pricing is - whether it uses the new N54 bi-turbo engine as the entry-level engine, and if yes, how much the $ difference is.

BMW is still tight-mouthed about 335 sedan and the pricing. The delta between the current 330 and upcoming 335 (if true) will be the price buyers need to pay for a more powerful engine.

Nevertheless, I don't think BMW will push E70's starting price too high, even with the new N54 engine. In today's "gas price higher and higher" market, SUV sales as a whole has already plumeted. It's not wise to push something already "less affordable" to even "lesser affordable".
Reply With Quote

See More Related BMW Stories

Forum Navigation
Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > X Series > X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
Today's Posts Search
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
10k price gap between the 530 and the 330 Robert A E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 22 05-11-2005 09:50 AM
ED invoice price? SteveB European Delivery 2 08-18-2004 05:12 PM
? about price changes BradATL Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 1 07-18-2003 12:49 PM
Dealer wants 2 change price bimergrin Regional Forums 3 12-28-2002 12:34 PM

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:08 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001- VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved.