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Next BMW 5 Series hits the 'Ring

The next-generation BMW 5 Series is caught testing at the 'Ring. It is expected to bring new technologies like a 3-cylinder engine and over-the-air updates.

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Next-gen BMW 5 Series sedan spotted with production body, possible PHEV

The current BMW 5 Series is just a few years old since its 2009 debut, but the Bavarians are already preparing to put the model out to pasture. Here's our first glimpse at the production bodywork for the next-gen sedan after spotting the wagon version during testing – Chris Bruce

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2012 BMW 528i xDrive

The Little Engine That Could Gets Its First Real Test

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BMW celebrates 30th anniversary of the 5 Series with special edition for Japan

Hard as it may be to imagine for some, there was a time when there was no BMW 5 Series. Shocking, we know, but that was over three decades ago. The Bavarian mid-range staple is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and to mark the occasion, BMW is offering a special edition exclusive to the Japanese market.