One of the most popular premium crossovers appeared in a new, fourth generation. The car traditionally has not received radical changes, however, significantly changed all the parameters, writes the Chronicle.info with reference to Avtodream
External changes purely in homeopathic doses only in order to show stylistic similarities with the new trends of the rest of the family SUV brand.
Expanded “nostrils” with closable shutters, tapered headlights, pronounced bumpers and the faces on the back. In addition to sports M-styling with a low clearance will be available and off-road titanium, which comes in a package with additional underbody protection, a locking rear differential and the system modes for off-road use.
The new X5 is built on a modular platform CLAR, what is the basis of almost the entire new family of BMW from 3-series. The machine is slightly increased in all dimensions (increase from 19 to 66 mm), while losing 5 litres in boot space. The latter, as before, with two-piece door.
The interior is also designed in a conservative style BMW, however, has a number of original solutions such as a new block of climate control and the lever of the machine. Of course, the car will get a lot of options of interior finishes and endless list of the most innovative options, including the autopilot system of the second level, a full Suite of active safety systems and driver assistants.
Technical equipment to match. Polnopravnym chassis, adaptive dampers, air suspension and active anti-roll bars complemented by a wide range of power plants.
The first time the BMW X5 will be powered by two diesel and two petrol turbo engine. Basic variant – xDrive 30d with 265-horsepower diesel engine, the second solarone unit is a 400 – horsepower X5 M50d. The petrol range opens performance xDrive 40i c 3.0-liter 340-horsepower engine, followed by the xDrive 50i with a V-shaped “eight” power of 462 force. Later should appear more modest 2.0-liter version and, of course, the most powerful performance of the X5 M engine with over 600 horsepower. All versions of the BMW X5 will receive a full drive and 8-speed automatic.
The official debut of the crossover should take place at the motor show in Paris in October 2018, and then start selling.