2018 BMW X5 News, Changes

The time is for fourth-generation of BMW X5 which will come in late 2017. When we speak about new changes which are expected from it, then the modular platform of BMW 7-Series is in the first place. There you can find a large number of quality materials. For instance, some of them are carbon fiber, magnesium, aluminum and more. Its main role is in the reduction of weight. On the other hand, using the conventional steel, the manufacturer increases the rigidity of the body. However, other changes also influence to improve design, comfort, and performances. Therefore, new 2018 BMW X5 again establishes a lead position in the segment of mid-size luxury SUV.

2018 BMW X5-front view

2018 BMW X5 Exterior Design

Some explanation related to changes on the exterior design goes in redesign direction. Although the camouflage covers the whole body, we can recognize new design changes based on the assessment. Namely, the 2018 BMW X5 has a totally different front grille. Further, observer also can notice new shake nose hood. It is the difference which you never saw before. Side body line goes along the doors and fenders so it is very similar to the last model. But on the rear end, new X5 will get the new tail lights. In fact, it will come with a little more stylish. All in all, we can conclude that design aerodynamic, due that it will attract potential customers.

2018 BMW X5 Interior

The successor will be roomier than earlier. New CLAR platform provides better flexibility and extra space into the cabin. And what you can feel when you sit behind the steering wheel? First of all, new leather upholstery is now softer and more pleasant. That’s not all; there is a new instrumental cluster with TFT screen and infotainment system. Everything looks larger, thinner and more beautiful than earlier. The 2018 BMW X5 becomes easier for management thanks to updated commands on the dashboard and central console. US specification is special because brings remote parking system and modern systems for the driver assistance.

2018 BMW X5-rear view

2018 BMW X5 Specification

We should say that 2018 BMW X5 showed very good driving characteristics in the snow conditions. In the testing phase, the manufacturer has examined all engines from the palette. There is gasoline 3.0-liter I6 engine which produces 300 horsepower. Same engine but in diesel version gives less horsepower but more torque. In the question are 255 horsepower and 413 pound-feet of torque. For people who need more power then they can select 4.4-liter V-8 with 445 horsepower and 480 pound-feet of torque. Some sources mention plug-in hybrid option, but no details are available at this moment.

2018 BMW X5 Price

Price will move between $55,000 and $62,000.  A key competitor is Audi Q7.

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