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2012 BMW X5 Review and Price

December 29th, 2011 Filed under: BMW

2012 BMW X5 car production provides a significant change from a year ago. And it was all done to give the best good this car enthusiast. As a luxury SUV crossover vehicle, this car gives a good quality so it is still a list of top-class luxury car. This car is equipped with new features; powerful engine options and interior design are subtle.

2012 BMW X5 Review - Front Angle Pictures 2012 BMW X5 Review - Rear Angle Pictures

2012 BMW X5 as a luxury crossover, offering almost every modern comfort as we expected now. Developed by BMW’s iDrive interface makes controlling features of this car feels much easier. The buyers also free to choose their preferred type of machines, ranging from the turbocharged six-cylinder is strong or a torque-rich diesel. It even has a 555 hp monster like the X5 M.

2012 BMW X5 Engine Specs

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All BMW X5 models provide comfort to buyers who want to choose the engine specifications of the three available engines. The xDrive35i powered by the 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-6 that produces 300 hp and 300 pound-feet of torque. A machine on the xDrive50i comes with a standard specification that is supported by eight-speed automatic transmission. According to BMW, the 35i will be present from 0-60 mph in 6.4 seconds. EPA-estimated fuel economy of 16 mpg city/23 mpg on highway and 19 mpg on the combined steering.

2012 BMW X5 Review - Engine Pictures

The X5 xDrive50i get a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 that produces 400 hp and 450 lb-ft of torque. This is also done on the run 0-60 in 5.3 seconds and returns a fuel efficiency rating of 14/20/16 mpg. X5 xDrive35d features have a 3.0-liter inline-6 turbodiesel that produces 265 hp and 425 lb-ft of torque. This car comes with a six-speed automatic. The engine also has a feature called “clean diesel” technology that returns the estimated fuel economy at 19/26/22.

2012 BMW X5 Review - Interior Pictures

Most of the cars BMW, the X5 interior layout gives an elegant result, with a maximum construction and high quality materials. The front seats have an interesting shape and adjust to the different body types. 2012 BMW X5 cabins is not without flaws, though the two rows of seats set a bit too low to the floor, even though headroom is plentiful. A place the foot passenger seat allows comfort while because it has a rather wide shape. The third row feels cramped because it is more devoted to the children. With Both rows folded, cargo space measures are 75 cubic feet, about average in this class. This car comes with MSRP from $47,500, xDrive35i MSRP from $47,500, xDrive35d MSRP from $56,700, xDrive50i MSRP from $64,200.

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