If you’re looking for a top-of-the-line luxury crossover from BMW, we have just the car for you. The automaker has just released the 2017 BMW X5 and believe us, it’s impossible not to love. Its sporty design paired with the comfortable interior, array of innovative features and performance ratings work together to give owners the perfect luxury crossover experience.
In order to match the needs of different drivers, the 2017 X5 has five different trim levels: xDrive35i, xDrive35i Premium, xDrive35i Sport Activity, xDrive35d and xDrive50i. The BMW “xDrive” indicates the vehicle comes standard with all-wheel drive. The last two numbers and paired letter indicate the type of engine that powers the X5. Let’s take a look at the different options.
The standard xDrive35i models are powered by BMW’s 3.0-liter turbocharged engine delivering 300 horsepower and 300 lb-ft. of torque. The Sport Activity package increases output to 315 horsepower and 330 lb-ft. of torque. Upgrading to the xDrive50i gives drivers a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 engine for more power. The xDrive35d model features a diesel-powered 3.0-liter turbocharged engine for optimum fuel efficiency.
Features of the 2017 BMX X5 include everything from 18-inch wheels to cruise control, dual-zone automatic climate control, Bluetooth phone connectivity and a 10-speaker audio system. The xDrive35i Premium, xDrive35d and xDrive50i trims add a panoramic roof, a power liftgate, heated front seats and a leather interior. The Sport Activity trim increase wheel size, adds a sportier interior and increases top speed capability.
All trims offer extra packages that add available options as well, so build your perfect luxury crossover with the 2017 BMX X5.
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