The BMW Company always brings something new, and we can expect exactly the same thing from the newly 2018 BMW X5. As we know, this model debuted almost 17 years ago and become one of the bestselling vehicles in the BMS’s X lineup. The model for 2018 will be definitely the best X5 so far, and according to some rumors, we can expect its arrival on the dealerships by the end of next year. However, we don’t have official confirmation from the Company. What we know for certain and what Company confirmed is that we can expect improvements in almost every segment of the vehicle. The exterior will be more stylish while the interior will get some new systems.
2018 BMW X5 – Significant Changes:
From the outside, the future 2018 BMW X5 will be very attractive and elegant. The grille will most likely receive some slight modifications, but nothing too much notable. The design language of this model will be the same as before, and the chassis will be made using a lot of aluminum materials. At the front side, we can also see large air intakes incorporated into the front bumper. Also, the headlights will have the same shape as before but the system that powers it will be updated. The word is about the newest LED technology. The rest of the lighting will also use updated LEDs. At the sides, the recently developed model will ride on 19-inch aluminum wheels. The optional wheels will be most likely 20-inch large.
The interior design of the 2018 BMW X5 will be elegant and spacious. The cabin will be capable of accommodating up to five passengers by providing them a high level of comfort. All seats inside are wrapped in the high-quality leather. The leather is also visible on the dash, door trims, and steering wheel. Steering wheel will also contain a lot of buttons. This model will feature updated infotainment system in order to provide a better level of entertainment in the cabin. The dashboard is very elegant and it is quite simply organized. Some of the other standard interior features will include adaptive cruise control, rear view camera, dual zone climate control, excellent audio system, a lot of options for connectivity as well as great safety systems.
2018 BMW X5 – Engine Specifications:
The imminent 2018 BMW X5 will be most likely equipped with the 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder. This engine will have a capability of generating up to 300 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque. Also, there is going to be diesel-burning, 3.0-liter I-6 with the max power output of 255 horsepower and 413 pound-feet of torque. Some rumors suggest that we can anticipate a 4.4-liter V-8 with the capability of generating up to 445 horsepower and 480 pound-feet of torque. Most likely, all engines will be mated to an 8-speed shiftable automatic system. The EPA rates are currently unavailable.
2018 BMW X5 – Date of Arrival and MSRP:
The release date of the 2018 BMW X5 will be most likely in the second half of 2017. Probably in the last quarter of the year. When it comes to price, the newest model will have a starting manufacturer’s suggested retail price of around $55.000. The main competitors will be Audi Q7.