x5 News Stories
Front Driveshaft Universal Joint(s) Recall for X5, X6 and X6 ActiveHybridby Mark Jurista on March 03, 2017 at 03:57:00 PM
Here are the details of an updated Service Action that has been upgraded to a Safety Recall affecting more cars than previously thought.
BMW X5 and X6 qualify for 2016 tax benefitsby Tim Jones on February 15, 2016 at 07:53:00 PM
Did you know that business owners that purchase an X5 or X6 may be eligible for an Immediate Tax Write-Off of up to $25,000 of the Purchase Price?
To qualify, the X5 or X6 must be purchased (not leased) and must be used for at least 50% for business purposes. This is an opportunity for business owners to capitalize on this larger tax benefit.
BMW plug-in hybrid X5 xDrive40e starts at $63,095by Tim Jones on June 17, 2015 at 06:14:00 PM
If you've been waiting to pick up one of these plug-in hybrid F15 X5 the preliminary pricing info is out.
2014 LA Auto Show - What BMW's competition is up toby Tim Jones on November 19, 2014 at 05:56:00 PM
The Los Angeles Auto Show is one of the most influential automotive events on Earth. For ten days, November 21st - 30th the show takes center stage at the Los Angeles Convention Center. With nearly 60 debuts of new vehicles, you can be one of the first in the world to see these new cars and trucks up close and personal.
Live from the LA Auto Show with BMW's X5 M, X6 M and Moreby Tim Jones on November 19, 2014 at 05:16:00 PM
The 2014 LA Auto Show kicked off today with the unveiling of the all-new F15 BMW X5 M and F16 BMW X6 M. These two new models are SAVs on steroids with a motor producing 567 horsepower and 553 lb-ft of torque.
BMW also showed off a brilliant BMW 228i convertible that was equipped with sport line and track handling package. Read on to see what else BMW showed off and to see all the photos you could want.
Hands on: BMW X5 eDrive - Fully functional green SUVby Tim Jones on April 15, 2014 at 11:29:00 AM
Bimmerfest gets hands on with the BMW X5 eDrive Concept. This concept X5 incorporates technology borrowed from the BMW i8. An electric motor and battery complement the 4 cylinder gasoline engine for increase fuel economy.
The combined engine and electric motor (eMotor) work together to increase efficiency resulting in an estimated 62 MPG while having 270+hp and 300+lb-ft of torque on tap.
BMW Debuts BMW i Brand Campaign During Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Gamesby Mark Jurista on February 07, 2014 at 03:51:00 PM
BMW of North America, the Official Mobility Partner of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), will start the Olympics off with the launch of their BMW i Brand campaign.
Numerous TV spots will highlight the BMW i brand and there will be additional commercials focused on the BMW X5 and the BMW 2 Series. Tune in to see the new marketing campaigns and see Team USA compete.
First Drive: The BMW X5 xDrive30d and X5 xDrive50iby Mark Jurista on September 18, 2013 at 10:00:00 AM
The all-new BMW X5 is set to launch in the United States this fall and we finally had our chance to get behind the wheel and see what has changed in the F15 chassis. Our test drive started off with the updated diesel model (xDrive30d) that outputs an amazing 413 lb-ft of torque to give you the low end power you crave and continued on with the top of the line V-8 (xDrive50i) that pushes you back in your seat with 445 horsepower and 479 lb-ft of torque.
There is a lot more to this new X5 than just some powerful engines including a much needed interior upgrade that makes the X5 that much more appealing as a daily driver. Get all the details and find out what we thought by reading the full review now.
Real Life Photos from BMW NA Press Launch of the F15 X5by Mark Jurista on September 11, 2013 at 02:28:00 AM
We have just completed a day of driving the all-new 2014 BMW X5 in both xDrive30d and xDrive50i variants. We will have full coverage including our thoughts on the cars as a whole but for now we wanted to get the real life photos up for your viewing pleasure.
Launch Video Release for the 2014 BMW X5 - See it Nowby Mark Jurista on July 05, 2013 at 09:59:00 AM
Obviously everyone has seen photos of the new BMW F15 X5 but we haven't seen any great video of the car in motion. Now BMW has released the "Launchfilm" for the new X5 on Youtube and we have a chance to see the car in some new light.
The next generation BMW X5 (F15) goes into production this August with sales starting later this fall. The X5 will be available at launch in xDrive35i, sDrive35i and xDrive50i variants with an xDrive35d coming early next year.