The 2017 BMW 5 Series Touring has actually been revealed, including a more useful alternative to the 5er line-up when it shows up in European display rooms this June.
Determining 4943mm long, 1868mm 1498mm and broad high, the brand-new 5 Series Touring is 36mm longer, 8mm larger and 10mm taller than the previous-generation, while the wheelbase is 7mm longer at 2975mm.
2017 BMW 5 Series Touring revealed
In spite of the bigger measurements, the brand-new 5 Series wagon depends on 100kg lighter than the design it changes thanks to the brand-new platform shown the sedan.
Behind the rear seats is a 570L boot-- 10L more than previously-- which broadens to 1700L with the 2nd row folded flat. Like the current-generation, the 5 Series Touring includes an individually opening rear window which supplies fast access to the baggage location.
The brand-new 5 Series Touring gets the exact same infotainment and motorist support upgrades as the sedan, consisting of a semi-autonomous steering and lane control support (approximately 210km/h), remote parking assistant, a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with gesture control, cordless phone charging and Apple CarPlay, in addition to full-LED headlights with incorporated daytime-running lights.
From launch the wagon will be used with simply 4 turbocharged engines-- 2 fuel and 2 diesel.
Beginning the petrol-powered variety is the 530i Touring, which makes use of a 2.0-litre turbo 4 pot establishing 185kW and 350Nm, mated to an eight-speed automated transmission owning the rear wheels. 0-100km/ h sprint takes 6.5 seconds, on its method to an electronically-limited leading speed of 250km/h.
Next up is the 540i xDrive Touring, which gets a 3.0-litre turbo 6 producing a meatier 250kW of power and 450Nm of torque, sending out drive to all-four wheels through an eight-speed automated. The additional punch cuts the 0-100km/ h time to 5.1 seconds, with the leading speed electronically-limited to 250km/h.
Up for the oilers is the 520d Touring, powered by a 140kW/400Nm 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel, mated to a basic six-speed handbook, or optional eight-speed automobile owning the rear wheels. It takes 8.0 seconds to reach 100km/h from a dead stop, and pulls all the method to 230km/h (225km/h car).
Completing the engine line-up is the 530d, which is provided in both rear-wheel drive and xDrive four-wheel drive variations. Under the bonnet is a 3.0-litre six-cylinder turbo-diesel producing 195kW of power and 620Nm of torque, mated to an eight-speed automated.
The six-cylinder diesel goes from 0-100km/ h in 5.8 seconds, or 5.6 seconds with xDrive, and has a leading speed electronically-limited to 250km/h.
2017 BMW 5 Series Touring revealed Australia
The brand new 5 Series Touring is set for an international launch in June, though BMW's regional arm is yet to validate whether the mid-size wagon will be provided in your area.
If the Bavarian business was to use the Touring, nevertheless, it would have few competitors, with just the Volvo V90 completing the medium high-end wagon class in Australia-- both the Mercedes-Benz E-Class Estate and Audi A6 Avant are not used here.