IT IS LONGER – News also for the headlamps (led), thinner, more angular in shape and with a different internal design of the daytime running lights. The taillights, the exhausts (trapezoidal) and the fascias, which make the BMW 5 Series 2020 longest (from 2.1 to 2.7 cm depending on the layout), for a total of 496 cm. Aerodynamic design 20 “wheels also make their debut, according to BMW able to improve efficiency and polluting emissions.
LIKE SMARTPHONES – Inside, the 2020 edition of the BMW 5 Series remains unchanged and retains the typical central console slightly turned towards the driver (it is a sign of sportiness). Using the touch screen, 10.25 “or 12.3”, you can control the new multimedia system BMW Operating System 7.0, capable of updating via the internet like smartphones and supporting wireless connectivity for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay . New the steering wheel buttons and the fully digital instrument panel, similar to that of the 3 Series.
ADVANCED ELECTRONICS – The BMW 5 Series also evolves on the front of driving aids, because the evolution of the Driving Assistant package arrives: the systems that make up level 2 assisted driving become more effective, therefore the adaptive speed regulator, the system for lane maintenance and that which controls the approach of vehicles behind the car. Also improvements to the Parking Assistant parking assistant.
NO MOTOR WITHOUT HYBRID – All engines for BMW 5 Series they are equipped with a light hybrid, consisting of a 48 volt battery and a motogenerator: in slowdowns, this is dragged by the heat engine and generates energy to power the battery; when pushing, it produces up to 11 HP to improve shooting and consumption. The engines, all turbocharged, are petrol 2.0 184 HP, 252 HP and 3.0 333 HP, as well as 2.0 diesel 190 HP and 3.0 286 HP and 340 HP.
THE PLUG-IN DOUBLES – Two plug-in hybrid systems, with external rechargeable batteries. The known version BMW 530e it has 252 HP 2.0 petrol and a 109 HP electric motor (integrated with the 8-speed automatic gearbox), for 292 HP of total power and up to 62 km that can be traveled with the thrust of the electric motor. The unpublished BMW 545e is equipped with the same electric motor, combined with the 3.0 286 HP: the total power is 394 HP (up to 57 km autonomy with zero emissions).