2016BMWX5

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2016 BMW X5 - 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle (xDrive35i)
4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle (xDrive35i)
MSRP:
$57,000
Engine:
3.0L I-6
MPG:
18 City / 24 HWY
2016 BMW X5 - 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle (xDrive35d)
4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle (xDrive35d)
MSRP:
$57,700
Engine:
3.0L I-6
MPG:
24 City / 31 HWY
2016 BMW X5 - 4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle (xDrive50i)
4dr All-wheel Drive Sports Activity Vehicle (xDrive50i)
MSRP:
$71,500
Engine:
4.4L V-8
MPG:
15 City / 21 HWY
2016 BMW X5 - 4dr 4x2 Sports Activity Vehicle (sDrive35i)
4dr 4x2 Sports Activity Vehicle (sDrive35i)
MSRP:
$54,700
Engine:
3.0L I-6
MPG:
18 City / 25 HWY
Next BMW X5 caught testing in the snow

BMW has already kicked off the testing of its next-generation X5 in a snowy, cold environment. The next X5's on-sale date is slated for somewhere in 2018.
Why you can expect lots more crossovers from BMW

Automotive News reports that more than a third of BMW's US sales were crossovers in 2015, and crossovers will be 40 percent of BMW's US sales in 2016.
2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Review [w/video]

Bringing The i Movement Into The Mainstream

The BMW X5 gets a plug-in hybrid version for 2016, the xDrive40e, offering seamless integration of EV tech into one of our favorite SUVs.

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Watch Emily Blunt and John Krasinski prank Jimmy Kimmel's SUV

Jimmy Kimmel has a bit of a rivalry going with Emily Blunt and John Krasinski. Not like the "I'm on television, you're on the radio" one he has with his former Man Show co-host Adam Carolla (who of course has more to do with cars than the last name he almost shares with a Toyota economy sedan). With Blunt and Krasinski, it's more of a prank rivalry.
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2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Review [w/video]
The BMW X5 gets a plug-in hybrid version for 2016, the xDrive40e, offering seamless integration of EV tech into one of our favorite SUVs.
2014 BMW X5
A first drive review of the 2014 BMW X5 xDrive50i from Vancouver.
Takata adds millions to recall expansion in US [UPDATE]

BMW, FCA, Ford, Honda, Mitsubishi All Affected

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is starting to announce the expanded Takata airbag inflator recalls. FCA has over 5 million vehicles affected worldwide, and BMW has over 420,000 in the US. Honda's expansion includes 350,000 more Civics and Accords.
2014 BMW X5 recalled over faulty child-safety locks

BMW is set to recall some 6,400 of its new-for-2014 X5 SUVs built between December 12, 2013 and March 10, 2014 due to concerns that the child safety locks, if set, might deactivate without warning. The problem affects only those vehicles with the automatic soft-closing option.
BMW broadens engine bolt recall to nearly half-million cars worldwide

Almost one month ago, we reported on a BMW investigation into a potentially defective bolt that lived in the company's VANOS variable valve timing system. At that point, the potential recall was seemingly limited to Chinese-market cars; the company was filing a recall application with Chinese officials.