BMW has unveiled its new model BMW 5 Series 2014.There is not much change in terms of the design.The fifth series comes in four models sedan, Touring and Gran Turismo 5 ActiveHybridDesign-wise, there’s not much new to be said about this series with the fact that the sedan and Touring versions now have a different structured lower air intake. Like the BMW M5, cosmetic changes to all three models are minimal and hardly noticeable, and even Gran Turismo has not become more beautiful and appealing.
On the other hand, behind both models received additional elements. In addition, the tail lights is a lot sharper contours than before. Many criticized Gran Turismo variant has revised front spoiler and a rear end which is the trunk capacity increased to 60L to 500L. What is new in terms of design, the layout is slightly different front bumper with matte silver accents and pronounced a box around BMW’s distinctive kidney-shaped grille, and there are adaptive LED headlights.Customers BMW 5 Series 2014 will be able to choose some new exterior colors and interior and redesigned alloy wheels.
Inside, the car BMW 5 Series 2014 received additional chrome trimmings for the sedan and Touring model while stored accessories and cup holders made to offer more space than the previous version. The interior design was changed to command the new 4.2 version of the iDrive system in the sedan and wagon increased usable volume of boxes and tape.
BMW 5 Series 2014 changes
With the facelift BMW 5 Series 2014 518d model is presented as the diesel variant. This model BMW 5 Series 2014 comes with a 4-cylinder engine that develops 143hp power and can be purchased in sedan and Touring versions. The most powerful engine available is a new V8 engine that develops 450hp power, and Active Hybrid 5 also has a revised system of energy that was promoted Proactive Driving Asistant option. BMW has announced that all engines in the range now comply with Euro 6 standards.
The engine range of BMW 5 Series 2014 sedan and station wagon complete with a 2.0 liter four-cylinder turbo-diesel units with 105 kW/143 hp. BMW claims that the new combined cycle engine has an average fuel consumption of 4.5 l/100 km and CO2 emissions of 119 g / km.BMW 5 Series 2014 will now have the xDrive all 4 wheels in version 520d Saloon and Touring
All models get a standard xenon headlamps with adaptive LED headlamps, which are optionally available. Other innovations include the side indicators are built into the exterior mirrors, alloy wheels, upholstery colors, decorate the cabin, additional exterior colors along with Luxury Line and Modern Line packages which are added to M Sport package.
And finally one more interesting BMW Division of BMW in Japan asking for special customers, 300 of them to be exact, the new special edition BMW 5 Series 2014 models, called Exclusive Sport, which are offered with a choice of 2.0 L turbo for 525i and 2.0 l diesel the 523d.
What you will get in this exclusive edition of the selection or optional equipment and stylistic details, starting with M exterior and interior.
Available colors are white and carbon black, while the seats and interior parts can be Cinnamon brown, Piano Black or Exclusive Sports plaque. New display and sound system completes the offer.
BMW 5 Series 2014 price and release date
The base 2014 BMW 5 Series starts at $50,425, including a $925 destination charge, reflecting a $1,700 price increase over the base 2013 BMW 5 Series. The 2014 BMW 5 Series and 5 Series Gran Turismo go on sale in the U.S. in August.