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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 5-Series has spawned its Alpina B5 variant which once again sports a twin-turbocharged 4.4-liter V-8, 8-speed automatic... read more

March 13, 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 U.S.

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 530e iPerformance

BMW’s new 5-Series features 530e iPerformance plug-in hybrid

Coinciding with the reveal of its new 5-Series on Wednesday, BMW announced a plug-in hybrid model to be called the 530e iPerformance. “iPerformance” is the tag... read more October 14, 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


 
2017 BMW 5-Series production in Dingolfing, Germany

An inside look at production of the 2017 BMW 5-Series

BMW on Wednesday took the wraps off its new, seventh-generation 5-Series sedan. The car is lighter, more dynamic and loaded with more tech than its predecessor and should... read more October 13, 2016 by


 
2017 BMW 5-Series

2017 BMW 5-Series preview

Mercedes-Benz has been launching hit after hit for the past few years, making it hard for rivals, even perennial luxury leader BMW, to keep up. Mercedes has catapulted to the... read more October 12, 2016 by


 
Teaser for new BMW 5-Series debuting October 13, 2016

New BMW 5-Series to be unveiled October 13

BMW has confirmed it will unveil the new, seventh-generation 5-Series on October 13, 2016. In the lead up, the automaker has released a handful of videos previewing some of... read more October 10, 2016 by


 
1999 BMW 528iT with a 427 V-8 swap

This might be the best BMW wagon ever, and it's for sale

The E39 generation of the BMW 5-Series is one of the all-time great vehicles. It has strong looks, a few great engine options, and it comes from a time when BMW still built... read more September 23, 2016 by


 
 

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