The BMW X5 xDrive 50i is a decent package that flaunts sporty features as well as elegance. The heritage, stance and power of this vehicle differentiate it from other vehicles. BMW has powered the X5 xDrive 50i with a twinturbo V8 petrol engine that delivers an astounding acceleration of 0-100 kmph in a mere 5.5 seconds with an engine displacement of 4395cc. Its excellence and performance gives tough competition to Porsche’s Cayenne and Mercedes Benz M-class and similar vehicles in this segment. BMW X5 xDrive 50i gets a navigation system and 12-speaker premium stereo. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave the X5 its highest rating of "Good" in its frontal-offset and side-impact crash tests. The 2012 BMW X5 has one of the best-handling in the mid-size luxury crossovers. The BMW X5 xDrive 50i stuns everyone with its exterior and interior design. The car is sporty looking and following suit of other BMWs in the line, the interiors are of high quality and are high on comfort level as well. A fitted rear roof spoiler adds to the sportiness and also effect the aerodynamic efficiency. In short one can say, the BMW X5 xDrive 50i is a perfect combination of lavishness and elegance.
BMW X5 xDrive 50i flaunts the sporty front bumper that helps it catch a lot of attention wherever it goes. The BMW X5 xDrive looks every bit a macho premium SUV that displays the stroked flanks, corona ring headlamps and a sizable interpretation of the two twin kidney grille. The front face of the car is dominated by dual round Xenon headlights slightly cut off at the top which incorporates advanced fog lamps, wider front kidney design grille, four air intake dams in honey comb style while the fit and finish gives a 3D like feel. The BMW is a perfect eye candy with the attractive pretty colour components including Black Sapphire, Titanium Silver, Platinum Grey, Deep Sea Blue, Platinum Bronze, Space Gray Metallic, Sparkling Bronze. The dimensions of the mid-size crossover SUV are 4854mm length, 1933mm width and 1776mm height. This sporty SUV has a good ground clearance of 212mm and a wheelbase of 2933mm.
The interior of the BMW X5 xDrive is a perfect combination of classic touch and contemporary styling. The cabin of the vehicle has wooden finish panels at the dashboard. The 3-spoke steering wheel is covered with leather. The floor mats are in velour and this SUV provides sufficient space for keeping ones belongings. The front seats of X5 xDrive 50i are satisfactorily shaped and adjustable as well. The design of the cabin provides a good enough headroom and legroom as well. The interior of this vehicle is unmatchable, a fact that sets it apart from other vehicles.
Engine and performance
The BMW X5 xDrive 50i is powered by the 4.4-litre, 4395cc, BMW twin turbo V8 petrol engine that returns an outstanding maximum speed of 250 kmph. With the fuel tank capacity of 85 litres, it returns a mileage of 5 kmpl in cities while 8 kmpl on highway roads. Its powerful engine cranks out a maximum power output of 402bhp at the rate of 5500 rpm whereas it gives a peak torque of 600Nm at the rate of 1750 rpm-4500 rpm. The engine is very powerful yet very easy to tame.
Braking and handling
The speed sensitive power steering is light, making parking and maneuvering very easy and comfortable. When it comes to braking, BMW posted average times of 2.94 seconds in 10-stop, 100 kmph-to-zero emergency braking tests. Some testers have commented that the brakes were a little easier to modulate in BMW than in a Porsche. The BMW X5 xDrive 50i is loaded with front and rear disc brakes. Apart from that it has also got Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) and Dynamic Brake Control (DBC). It has got a well refined suspension system for better riding and comfort. The front suspension is double wishbone type while the rear forks are multi link type. This vehicle provides a decent braking system along with the suspension that provides a smooth riding along with comfort. However, BMW doesn’t feature an air suspension system and its ride is somewhat stiffer as compared to the competing Porsche Cayenne.
BMW X5 xDrive 50i has classy and comfortable interiors along with well-versed comfort features. Apart from the comfort features of a sports car, it is also equipped with all the luxurious car phone preparation, On-board monitor with TV function, panoramic glass roof, park distance control (PDC), seat adjustment, adaptive headlights with rain sensor, windscreen with grey shade band etc. It gives one the facility of an accessory power outlet as well. The seats are comfortable and coupled with the head rests, seat belts and armrest for higher comfort levels of the passengers. It is also equipped with a multi function steering wheel, cruise control and parking sensors. This SUV is fully outfitted with all the features that add to the comfort of the passengers. The size of the tyres for this vehicle is 255/50 R 19 which is quite comfortable to balance the vehicle and give a smooth ride. It has light alloy wheels that measure 9J x 19 inches. BMW X5 xDrive 50i has a sporty look along with unmatchable charms.
BMW X5 xDrive is well designed with comfort features as well as with safety essentials placed perfectly. It comes fitted with airbags for driver and passenger along with the seat occupant detector. Side airbags are also available for front passengers as well as those in the rear seat. The vehicle is tamed with the Anti-lock Braking System that helps maintain control over the car in extreme panic braking situations. There is also the central locking, power door locks and child safety locks . There is an anti theft alarm for security assurance and tyre pressure monitor, engine immobiliser, crash sensor, centrally mounted fuel tank and engine check warning. This vehicle assures one a luxurious ride along with guaranteed safety.
Remarkable speed, attractive and comfortable interiors, classy exteriors.
Low mileage, stiffer drive.
The mechanism by which power is transmitted from the engine to the wheels.Transmission type could be Manual,Automatic, Continuously Variable Transmission, or Semi-Automatic.
The maximum amount of fuel that the engine can burn in one complete cycle of all the cylinders together.
The amount of work the engine can do over a period of time. It is measured in Horsepower. One Horsepower is equal to the energy needed to lift 550 pounds at a height of one foot for one second. 1 PS=1.01387 bhp.
The maximum power output the engine can
produce over a particular range of speed.
Sudden braking at high speeds can cause the brakes to lock up and the car to skid. The electronic sensors in the Anti Lock braking System rapidly pressurize and depressurize the brakes, thus stopping them from locking up.
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