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BMW 530d Gran Turismo tested, not coming to America

BMW will be showing the production version of the 5-series Gran Turismo next week in Frankfurt and we'll have driving impressions coming in the next few weeks on Autoblog. The folks at AutoCar in the UK however, have already had an opportunity at the wheel of a GT that we won't be getting when the car goes on sale here later this year. The 530d Gran Turismo is powered by 241 hp variant of BMW's 3.0-liter inline 6-cylinder diesel similar to the engine available here in the 335d and X5 35d.

Spy Shots: BMW 5-Series GT

A couple of near production-ready 5-Series GTs have been caught on BMW's home turf, and to our eyes they don't hurt the car, but they don't make a case for it either. The last time we were in this situation -- hoping a car's production version would be a huge improvement over it's pre-production form -- was with the Porsche Panamera, and we know how that ended. While we're certain t

Spy Shots: Production 5 Series GT revealed via BMW TV

Click above for a high-res gallery of the BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo

BMW plans to hold course with larger cars

Being BMW has its advantages. Just the other day, we heard news that Renault's future large cars were in trouble due to the prevailing winds in the automotive sector pushing new car buyers towards smaller, more fuel efficient cars. BMW, on the other hand, is set to launch at least one relatively large model in concept form at the upcoming Jeremy Korzeniewski

Geneva Preview: Full details emerge on BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Concept

Click above for a high-res gallery of the BMW 5 Series Gran Touring Concept

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