The 3rd Generation BMW X5 was introduced in 2013. The X5 is a four wheel drive front engine mid-size luxury crossover SUV. The X5 is the flagship car of BMWs SUV range. The 2013 X5 is available in 5 variants xDrive35i, xDrive50i, xDrive30d, xDrive40d and M50d.
The exterior of the 3rd Generation BMW X5 sports a unique design language. The front end houses large trapezium styled side swept LED headlights with tube and circular inserts, the classic BMW kidney grille and a trapezium air intake on the large front bumper. The rear end features sleek angular side swept taillights with tube inserts, dual exhaust tips and a standard case power tailgate.
The interior of the 2013 BMW X5 features the familiar BMW design language. The front and rear seats are covered in a choice of Black Dakota, Ivory White, Mocha Dakota, and Beige Leather. Standard features include power, heated and auto-dimming door mirrors, power tailgate, keyless entry, multifunction steering wheel, automatic climate control, satellite navigation, 10-speaker stereo audio system, rain sensing windscreen wipers, front and rear parking sensors and cameras, traction control, stability control and 8-way power and heated front seats with memory. Options include heated steering wheel, adaptive cruise control, power moonroof, rear HVAC, rear audio controls, rear entertainment system, 16-speaker stereo audio system, heads up display, night vision, headlight cleaning system, 3rd-row bench seats, ventilated front seats and heated rear seats.
(xDrive35i) 3.0 Liter Twin Turbocharged Inline-6
(xDrive50i) 4.4 Liter Twin Turbo V8
(xDrive30d) 3.0 Liter Turbocharged Inline-6 Diesel
(xDrive40d) 3.0 Liter Twin Turbocharged Inline-6 Diesel
(M50d) 3.0 Liter Triple Turbocharged Inline-6 Diesel
8-Speed Automatic Transmission
80 Liter Tank
Audi A7, Mercedes GL / GLE, Jaguar F-Pace
(xDrive35i) 3.0 Liter Twin Turbocharged Inline-6 301bhp@5800-6000RPM
(xDrive50i) 4.4 Liter Twin Turbo V8 444bhp@5500-6000RPM
(xDrive30d) 3.0 Liter Turbocharged Inline-6 Diesel 254bhp@4000RPM
(xDrive40d) 3.0 Liter Twin Turbocharged Inline-6 Diesel 309bhp@4400RPM
(M50d) 3.0 Liter Triple Turbocharged Inline-6 Diesel 376bhp@4000-4400RPM
Best in class handling and drive
Good resale value
Slightly below average interior space
Availability of spare parts