BMW’s answer to Mercedes’ E-Class Estate will come in the form of the 5 series. The company unveiled its most current edition car variation of its full-sized 5 Series, with the 2018 BMW 5 Series Touring. BMW revealed the model ahead of its world premiere in March 2017 at the Geneva International Motor Show.
The 5 Series variant boasts an athletic develop and dynamic extended lines. The interior blends sportiness and flexibility. The variant’s prices will start from $49,000 (£38,385).
BMW 5 Series Touring Sports a Flawless Exterior
The surface contouring will produce a clearly specified athletic build and dynamically extended lines. Meanwhile, the outside style of the new BMW 5 Series Touring will express the blend of driving pleasure and flexibility for which the variant is known for. The vehicle’s tail area has an individual style that shows the increased amount of space on top of this design’s practical and flexible usability.
Netcarshow reported that the brand-new 5 Series Touring is 36 millimeters longer than the 2016 model (at 4,943 millimeters). The Touring is also eight millimeters wider (1,868 millimeters) and ten millimeters taller (1,498 millimeters) than the outgoing model. In addition, BMW extended the wheelbase by seven millimeters, with a space of 2,975 millimeters. The extension helped to increase the room available for both passengers and luggage.
5 Series Touring’s Front End Blends Sporty and Classic Finish
The styling of the front end instantly projected the sporty essence of the new 5 Series Touring. The front finish of the new Touring features standard LED headlights that extend as far as the BMW kidney grille. It flows to the long roof-line, into D-pillars.
The back window is framed by a roofing system spoiler with incorporated auxiliary brake light and air deflectors at the sides. Consumers will also see L-shaped rear lights that reach into the car’s flanks to accentuate the body’s width. This forms a constant strip that will provide included effect to the car’s width without compromising the air consumption to emphasize its effective stature.
BMW equipped the 5-Series Touring with LED headlights that also employed LED systems as the light source for the daytime driving lights. A horizontal bar joined the inner daytime driving light ring with the BMW kidney grille accentuating the front end’s sense of width.
The lengthened silhouette brings a new component of the surface styling to the front. The roofing system spoiler with integral auxiliary brake light on top and air deflectors surrounded the rear windows. All engine versions of the new BMW 5 Series Touring have exhausted tailpipes on both sides at the rear.
BMW 5 Series Touring Four Engine Options
Topspeed reported that four engine options will be readily available, each including BMW TwinPower Turbo technology. They consist of a 2.0-litre four-cylinder gas engine with 252 hp output. There is also an eight-speed Steptronic transmission and all-wheel-drive system, great for 340 hp coming from a 3.0-litre six-cylinder in-line gas engine. A four-cylinder engine with 190 hp and a 3.0-litre straight-six diesel system, producing 265 hp are available as well. The 2018 BMW 5 Series Touring will launch on dealerships in the United States on June 2017.