Many people who have been looking for plenty of room, unrivaled luxury, and high-end performance have considered the BMW 5 Series as it has easily become of the world’s best. To say that any automotive concept is one of the best is amazing in its own right, but when looking at what the 5 Series has consistently done it’s become a true statement. Now, with the 2018 BMW 5 Series looking to launch in markets worldwide, it’s definitely be hard to top the current models.
The 2018 5 Series will launch in the spacious four door sedan and Gran Turismo model that will resemble much of the 7 Series both on the inside and out. With BMW looking to once again close the gap with would-be competitors, it may just be the classic, but exhilarating 5 Series that does it.
This preview details the new 2018 BMW 5 Series specs, features, price, and release date for both the sedan and Gran Turismo models.
2018 BMW 5 Series Specs and Features – Sedan and Gran Turismo
The current 5 Series model is already regarded as one of the best full-sized luxury sedans, and what we’re hearing on the 2018 model will surely impress. Just when we thought it couldn’t get any better, we’re hearing more power, better gas mileage, and a comprehensive racing M Sport package.
Some of the most notable luxury line features will include chrome exterior accents, premium leather, LED lighting, heated and ventilated seats, heated steering wheel, and more. The luxury package will also include high end safety features including Drive Assistance Plus giving you blind spot detection, lane departure warning, top viewable cameras, and much more.
The 2018 5 Series will boast all of the top technology features which will likely include a high definition backup camera, customizable dash display, 3rd party app support, Android and Apple support, Bluetooth, hands-free calling, steering wheel controls, Enhanced USB, Mobile Office Support, at least a 200GB hard drive with 20GB dedicated music storage, real-time traffic and news, wireless internet tethering, and more.
The styling packages for the 2018 5 Series will include the 528I, 535i and 550i. The new 550i will be the performance based model offering more horsepower and additional performance features. The engine specs of the 528i engine will be a very efficient 4-cylinder 240-hp 2.0 liter , the 535i will feature a 3.0 liter V6 with at least 300-hp while the 550i boast a similar 3.0 liter V6 engine.
2018 BMW 5 Series Price and Release Date – Sedan and Gran Turismo
The price of the 2018 5 Series will come in slightly more than the 2018 4 Series as it offers more room, more power, and a few more luxury options. Below, we have detailed the price of the sedan and Gran Turismo which is according to the latest information we’ve already uncovered.
|2018 BMW 5 Series Sedan Price||Starting at $50,900|
|2018 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Price||Starting at $61,500|
The 2018 BMW 5 Series release date should kick off during the winter months of 2017. With any luck, we’ll see the newest models just before the Christmas season in some parts of the world including larger markets in Europe, but those of us here in the US and Canada will likely have to wait until Q1 of 2018.
We’ll continue to update this review with all rumors and confirmations on the new BMW 5 Series specs, features, price, and release date.