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Renderings for new BMW 5 Series 2017

Fresh information about upcoming new BMW 5 Series. According to german automobile magazine Auto Bild among new technology and platform next generation of BMW 5 series will carry new 3 cylinders turbo-diesel engine with 150 HP (remember 520i on E39 with same HP?)

I dont know what sound we will hear when that engine will be started but I hope BMW will put some effort to make it decent.

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Technical platform will be the one shared on new 6 and 7 Series (which will debut in 2015) but with some improvements in comparison with current model at the chapter of weight and used materials.

Among this new 3 cylinder engine BMW continues to improve their 3 liters engines and here are some data regarding possible output power for new engines:

Model CAPACITY POWER
530i 3,0 Liter 333 HP
535i 3,0 Liter 375 HP
530d 3,0 Liter 286 HP
535d 3,0 Liter 333 HP
M550d 3,0 Liter 401 HP

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New M5 version is planned to have around 600HP and as an option all wheel drive version may be ordered. BMW’s all wheel drive is called xDrive.

bmw5-2017-3Stay tuned for more information about upcoming new BMW 5 Series.