Detroit 2017 will be the starting point of the hybrid 5-Series.
BMW will use the meeting Hall of Detroit not only to present for the first time on this continent, the new 5-Series saloon, the newly unveiled, but that Detroit will serve to present live the new hybrid version of the 5-Series, the new BMW 530e iPerformance.
This new version plug-in hybrid will be available from the month of march 2017 and will complement the range of the 5-Series, who in his presentation had only 4 mechanical options, two diesel and two gasoline, both combinable with all-wheel drive system xDrive.
For the moment, the German brand has not revealed the technical specifications of this new hybrid version plug-in, but we know that you will have a petrol engine BMW TwinPower turbo, which will be supported by an electrical mechanics, which have not revealed detail. However, the signature itself that has revealed the figures for consumption and emissions, of 1.9 litres per 100 km in average consumption with a emissions of CO2 of 44 grams per kilometer.
By the time the brand has not revealed technical data to any.
The BMW 530e iPerformance has the same equipment and optional systems from the rest of the range of the 5 Series and you will not be alone in the booth of BMW at the NAIAS in Detroit, because there we can also find the newly confirmed M550i xDrive, the more powerful variant for the time being of the range, with a motor V8 462 HP and 650 Nm.
The range 2017-Series 5 will be available at dealerships in our country from February 2017, with a price that part of 56.400 euro 530i petrol, with rear-wheel drive and automatic transmission.
BMW also takes advantage of the Detroit motor show to reveal a new update to the 6-Series, which will have new aesthetic and equipment, as well as new colors to its catalogue. These innovations will be available for all three variants of the 6 Series, the 6 Series Coupé, Cabrio and sports sedan Gran Coupe.