bmw 5 series Reviews and News
Feature Article: 2014 BMW 5 Series Review: 520i Luxury Line Sedan
2014 BMW 520I REVIEW Vehicle Style: Four door luxury sedan Price: 79 900 plus on-roads 85 100 as tested Engine trans: 135kW 270Nm 2.0 litre turbo 4cyl 8spd auto Fuel Economy claimed: 6.2 l 100km tested: 8.4 l 100km OVERVIEW BMW's 520i is a big car and commands a presence. But take just a quick scan of the features and specs and it's apparent that this is the base model for the 5-Series sedan range. The bonnet may be long and there's a kerb weight of 1615kg slung between the wheels but there are just 2.0 litres doing the work... continue reading
BMW i5 Plug-In Hybrid On Track For 2018TUE, 14 APR, 2015
The next model from BMW’s i division could be with us by 2018, and it will be based on China’s version of the 5 Series sedan. ...
BMW 5 Series: New 2015 Options Packs Released For AustraliaWED, 25 MAR, 2015
BMW has rolled out a pair of updated feature packages for Australian customers, adding new comfort, convenience and safety options to the 5 Series ...
BMW Details Wide-ranging Engine, Equipment Updates For 2015THU, 15 JAN, 2015
BMW has detailed a long list of updates for several of its small, midsized and large model ranges, along with new standard ‘equipment’ ...
2016 BMW 5 Series Spied TestingMON, 15 DEC, 2014
BMW’s next-generation 5 Series sedan has been spied testing this week, ahead of what is likely to be a late 2015 or early 2016 debut.
BMW Reveals New eDrive Plug-In Hybrid SystemsFRI, 28 NOV, 2014
BMW has unveiled new plug-in hybrid systems at its annual ‘BMW Group Innovation Days’ event in Europe this week.
BMW M5 Celebrates 30 Years With ’30 Jahre M5’: Most Powerful YetWED, 7 MAY, 2014
BMW is celebrating 30 years of its iconic M5 performance sedan with the release of a limited edition 441kW special.
The Week That Was: New Subaru WRX, Updated Lexus CT200h, Toyota HiAceSAT, 29 MAR, 2014
Subaru’s new 2014 WRX has arrived in Australia, bringing new styling, new transmission options and a sharp entry price.
The Week That Was: Nissan Pathfinder, Isuzu MU-X, Honda CR-V DieselSUN, 3 NOV, 2013
Nissan’s all-new Pathfinder is now in local showrooms with a new lower starting price of $39,990 plus on-roads.
2016 BMW 5 Series To Get Three Cylinder Diesel: ReportFRI, 1 NOV, 2013
BMW’s 2016 5 Series could raise a few eyebrows, with a report out of Europe suggesting a three-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine is on the ...
2013 BMW 5 Series: Australian Prices And Model List For Updated RangeTUE, 29 OCT, 2013
BMW's updated-for-2013 5 Series range is now in Australia, with upgrades to the sedan, Touring wagon and tall Gran Turismo models. Res...
2014 BMW 535i Review: Touring M Sport WagonSUN, 16 FEB, 2014
2014 BMW 5 SERIES REVIEW Vehicle Style: Large luxury wagon Price: $122,900 (plus on-roads), $129,600 as tested Engine/trans:...
2014 BMW 550i Review: 5 Series M Sport SedanSUN, 2 FEB, 2014
2014 BMW 5 SERIES REVIEW Vehicle Style: Luxury sedan Price: $159,900 (plus on-roads), $167,200 as-tested.
Infiniti M35h, Lexus GS 450h and BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Comparison TestFRI, 8 MAR, 2013
Luxury Hybrid Comparison Test Variants Reviewed Model Power (combined) Fuel Use (listed...
2011 BMW 520d Touring ReviewMON, 30 MAY, 2011
Vehicle Style: Prestige wagon Price: $92,800 ($94,800 as tested) Fuel Economy (claimed): 5.3 l/100km Fuel Economy (tested): 7.2 l/100km ...
BMW 535i Sedan ReviewWED, 25 AUG, 2010
BMW 535i REVIEW Sitting just beneath the V8-powered 550i in BMW’s mid-size line-up is the 2010 BMW 535i, which arrived this year in an...
2010 BMW 520d Road Test ReviewWED, 13 JAN, 2010
2010 BMW 520d Road Test Review IT'S THE ENTRY-LEVEL model to BMW’s mid-size 5 Series range and one of the most fuel-efficient seda...
2008 BMW 520d Road Test ReviewFRI, 19 DEC, 2008
It’s been fact now for twenty years or more: if you want respect in the company car park, there are only two choices – the three-pointed star ...