2017 BMW X5: Amazing Midsized SUV Luxury
BMW does a great job of building vehicles that we want to drive. If you own a BMW and you aren’t excited to drive there’s something wrong with how you’re driving it because the BMW brand is exceptional to drive and lots of fun on the road. When you need a midsized luxury SUV to drive, BMW offers you the impressive ride of the BMW X5 which is called, by them, a sports-active vehicle to remind you this is a vehicle that’s been built to be driven and for you to enjoy the ride.
With this emphasis on sport over utility, the X5 is a vehicle that offers you more space than a sedan or wagon and is perfectly built with an active chassis and suspension build in order to have the right drive for you. This is an SUV (or SAV if you prefer) that offers you several powertrains to choose from that provide you with the handling that you want to enjoy. With a vehicle from this brand you know you’ll have a vehicle that gives you the ride you want to enjoy and with something in this class the X5 offers you the space for your whole family to enjoy the ride wherever you go.
This is a vehicle that puts the work in to give you a detailed approach to the ride. There are changes for 2017 that makes this a more detailed ride and allow you to enjoy the ride however you want it. There are new option packages to choose and the new X5 comes standard with the touchscreen infotainment system called iDrive. This system has been updated with a navigations system on the iDrive 5.0. The X5 adds a couple more details as well with optional wireless charging and Wi-Fi hotpot for your needed connectivity.
There’s something just wonderful about a vehicle that feels right in your hands. The X5 offers you a tight handling and precision steering to give you that feel. Every adjustment you make on the wheel will show up in your drive to give you the enjoyment you want to have from behind the wheel. This is also an SUV that’s quick on the road with acceleration that you’ll enjoy no matter which powertrain you choose to drive. Add the sport tuned suspension to the package and you have a vehicle that has everything you want when you get behind the wheel and head out on the road.
Looking to the standard items you’ll love on this SUV you will enjoy the ten-way power and heated front seats, a panoramic moonroof, a navigation system, a 10.2 inch high resolution touchscreen with the iDrive 5.0 system, a power tailgate, a rearview camera, a power adjustable steering column, a nine-speaker audio system with HD Radio and xenon adaptive headlights. The only item you’d like to have that isn’t included is leather upholstery. If you move up to the V8 model you have leather upholstery, 19-inch wheels, 20-way power front seats. All models receive four years/50,000 miles of complimentary scheduled maintenance as well.
There are several different optional items including a heated steering wheel, ventilated seats, a night vision assistance system, a 1,200 watt Bang & Olufsen sound system, stainless steel underbody cladding, matte grill surrounds and much more. There are many different items you can add to the X5 to make it the vehicle you want to drive and the Luxury and M packages have now become their own luxury options you can add instead of being a whole package unto themselves. This gives you more of what you want to enjoy when driving this vehicle.
When you want the SUV size you need in a vehicle that allows you to enjoy the drive you’ve been looking for the X5 form BMW makes a great choice. BMW calls this an SAV, which tells you where this vehicle should be driven and also lets you know the vehicle is one that will give you the driving dynamics you want to enjoy. Come on in and see what the BMW X5 has to offer you at your local BMW dealer. You’ll be ready to drive away in this beautiful vehicle when you step inside.