Initially, the 2017 BMW 530i will be available for $52,195,
the 530i xDrive (all-wheel drive) for $54,495, the BMW 540i for $57,445 and the BMW 540i xDrive model for $59,745. Three
additional models, including the M550i xDrive high performance model and 530e
and 530e xDrive iPerformance hybrids
will be available later in the spring.
models come with a higher level of standard equipment, including active
LED headlights and 18-inch wheels. The four-cylinder
model gets an all-new engine with 8 additional horsepower and the
inline-six gains 35 horsepower.
are all within an inch of the previous car, except for overall length,
which grows by 1.2 inches, and weight-saving measures -- such as an
aluminum trunk lid,
roof, and doors -- have reduced curb weight by 137 pounds. Thanks to its larger size, the 2017 5 Series has
a sizable 18.7-cubic-foot trunk that can be expanded via split-folding rear seats.
options include BMW's Integral Active Steering (four-wheel steering),
Dynamic Damper Control (adaptive dampers) and a choice of 18-, 19-, or
wheel with standard run-flat tires are standard (although conventional
18-inch tires with a space-saver spare are available as a no-cost
M Sport package includes M Sport suspension, 19-inch alloy wheels with
high-performance radials, an body aero kit, M Sport steering wheel,
aluminum pedals, unique floor mats, and black leather with blue contrast
driver assistance options include BMW's new iDrive multimedia system
with a reconfigurable 10.3-inch touchscreen and gesture control. A
head-up display, two
optional premium audio systems from Harman Kardon or Bowers &
Wilkins, Apple CarPlay integration, a rear seat entertainment system,
navigation, a 360-degree view camera system, automated parking assist,
and wireless mobile phone charging are also available
along with 20-way adjustable multi-contour seats that offer optional
ventilation and massage.