2017 BMW X5 Diesel – 2017 BMW X5 Diesel is one of the most awaited sports vehicles in the North America. BMW will choose US as the main market for this SUV since the price is more suitable in here than any other countries. But the window is still opened because BMW also plans to release this variant in Asia because there’s a lot of people there that like to drive with the diesel-powered car. All of those rumors will be answered at the end of this year when BMW announces the release date and the availability in each country. Now, let’s just give our attention to its beautiful design.
Interior and Exterior Changes
We all know that we expect something different from this SUV. Apparently, the engine is the only change that distinguishes it from its predecessor. BMW gives minor change for this variant because they still apply the previous model this the next generation. But, it still gives you comfortable experience once you jump on the inside because there will be 2-rows seats that give spacious room for passengers. It’s 40/20/40 foldable row so it’s more flexible to be opened or folded depends on your intention, whether you want to bring your family members of your loads. BMW shows its class by giving warm and modern cabin for the driver with plenty of premium materials.
The exterior design of 2017 BMW X5 Diesel doesn’t get a lot of changes either. It’s still the same dimension with the same alloy wheels. But they’re new trim levels that come out with power moon roof that give a small detail on the upside. Oh wait, I forgot about the Aero Blades – a new rear design that will enhance the aerodynamic of the car. It gives new channel air flow for better aerodynamic system on the rear. That’s all we can say about the changes on BMW X5 Diesel. Now let’s see what it has to offer under the hood.
Engine and Transmission
Regardless of its usual design, BMW offers different powertrain for automotive enthusiasts. Now BMW X5 is also available in diesel engine if you dislike the gasoline model. There’s 3.0-litre Turbo Diesel engine with 6-cyl that generates more than 250 horsepower at 4,000 rpm. The best part about the diesel-powered engine is the gas mileage rating; it is 24 mpg in the city with 31 mpg on the freeway which is impressive. Now you can drive with low fuel consumption engine that focuses on efficiency.
2017 BMW X5 Diesel uses eight-speed automated gearbox for better handling. It’s estimated that this SUV can run up to 140 mph as the peak speed. Based on the previous model, this SUV comes out with plenty driving assistance as standard features that will let you drive effortlessly.
2017 BMW X5 Diesel Release Date and Price
The pre-order is opened on mid-2016 as they introduce this model in the US. It’s approximately between $ 50,000 and $ 58,000 and is coming with XDrive35d code for the Diesel model. It’s also available in different engine specification and pricing for BMW X5 model.