BMW 5-Series News

 
BMW M5 with m xDrive all-wheel-drive system

BMW details M xDrive all-wheel-drive system debuting on M5

BMW M is putting the final touches on its new M5, a car that will be unlike any of its predecessors. It will come as standard with all-wheel drive, though the system will be able to operate in rear-wheel drive form. Yep, you don’t have to worry about the car’s ability to go sideways on... read more

May 17, 2017 by
 
2018 BMW 5-Series Li

2018 BMW 5-Series Li shows off elongated looks in Shanghai

BMW showcased the latest iteration of its long-wheelbase 5-Series developed especially for the Chinese market on Wednesday at the 2017 Shanghai auto show. Referred to as the... read more April 20, 2017 by


 
2018 BMW Alpina B5

2018 BMW Alpina B5 bows with 600-hp V-8, all-wheel drive

Can’t wait for BMW to launch its new M5? Well, semi-official BMW tuner Alpina has just dropped its own sledgehammer based on the latest 5-Series. Yes, the latest... read more March 13, 2017 by


 
BMW 5-Series design video

Video outlines differences between new BMW 5-Series and its predecessor

BMW has just introduced a complete redesign for its 5-Series, though to the casual observer the differences between the new car and its predecessor will be hard to spot. It... read more February 3, 2017 by


 
2017 BMW 5-Series Touring

2017 BMW 5-Series Touring revealed ahead of Geneva debut

BMW has just launched a new generation of its 5-Series, and today we have our first look at the car’s wagon body style which in most markets is referred to as a... read more February 1, 2017 by


 
2018 BMW 530e iPerformance

2018 BMW 5-Series preview

BMW’s redesigned 5-Series was a late arrival for the 2017 model year. That’s why the automaker has already announced the 2018 5-Series which sees the lineup... read more January 24, 2017 by


 
2017 BMW 5-Series

2017 BMW 5-Series first drive review: playing the middle

BMW’s middle child has always had identity issues. Iterations of the 5er have had their moments, but it’s always worn hand-me-downs from the 7-Series and, quite... read more January 16, 2017 by


 
2017 BMW 5-Series

2017 BMW 5-Series priced from $52,195

The BMW 5-Series is all new for 2017, and now BMW has announced pricing for some sedan versions of its new mid-size car. The base price goes up by $1,000 to $52,195, which... read more December 22, 2016 by


 
2018 BMW M550i xDrive

Bring the 5 alive! New 2018 BMW M550i xDrive detailed

We haven't even received our first new BMW 5-Series this side of the Atlantic, but already BMW is announcing performance models to whet our appetites. On Saturday, BMW... read more December 17, 2016 by


 
2018 BMW 530e iPerformance

BMW announces 530e iPerformance plug-in hybrid model for US

BMW today showed its latest green model for the U.S., the 530e iPerformance plug-in hybrid. It's part of the newly redesigned 5-Series lineup. The 530e is powered by a... read more December 17, 2016 by


 
2017 BMW 5-Series Sports Wagon (Touring) spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2017 BMW 5-Series Sports Wagon (Touring) spy shots

BMW has already unveiled its new 5-Series sedan but work on the Sports Wagon (a Touring in other markets) is still underway. The reveal isn’t far as the latest... read more November 29, 2016 by


 
2017 BMW 5-Series equipped with M Performance parts

2017 BMW 5-Series gets M Performance goodies

A redesigned BMW 5-Series is being introduced for the 2017 model year. It goes on sale next spring, initially in 530i and 540i guises. Sportier variants including an M550i M... read more November 28, 2016 by


 
Scene from BMW Films episode ‘The Escape’

BMW Films returns with Clive Owen, 2017 5-Series

If you've never heard of the BMW Films series, you need to get off the computer and go ask your parents to revoke your Internet privileges. It was in 2001, well before the... read more October 24, 2016 by


 
2018 BMW Alpina B5 Touring spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 BMW Alpina B5 Touring spy shots

BMW’s M division no longer builds the M5 Touring but there’s a company with close links to the German automaker that’s happy to build you a wild wagon based... read more October 21, 2016 by


 
2018 BMW Alpina B5 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 BMW Alpina B5 spy shots

There’s a new 5-Series, and that means we will soon see a new B5 from semi-official BMW tuner Alpina. A prototype for the car has been spotted testing ahead of a likely... read more October 18, 2016 by


 
2017 BMW M550i xDrive

V-8-powered BMW 5-Series is now the M550i xDrive

BMW on Wednesday unveiled a new generation of its 5-Series. Just two powertrain options have been announced for the United States so far, though neither of these will be a... read more October 13, 2016 by


 
 

 
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