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2017 BMW 5-Series sedan

At a Glance

Pricing $51,200 - $58,750
Drive Types RWD, AWD
Engines 2.0l I4 T, 3.0l I6 T
Transmissions A8
Fuel Economy 20-24 (city), 29-34 (highway)

Our Ratings

Velocity Index 76
Style Not Rated
Utility Not Rated
Livability Not Rated
Value Not Rated
Fun Not Rated

What Changed:

The 5-Series is all-new for the 2017 model year. The seventh-generation 5-Series has updated styling and dimensions that are within an inch of its predecessor. In the US, two models are offered at launch. The 530i powered by a 2.0l turbocharged four-cylinder and the 540i powered by a 3.0l inline-6. Both are available in RWD and xDrive AWD.

Official Word:

The formula for success continues with the 7th generation of the most successful premium sedan, the all-new BMW 5 Series.  Over 7.6 million BMW 5 Series have been sold worldwide since 1972 and since 1975 over 1 million units in the U.S. alone. The 2017 BMW 5 Series has been entirely newly developed allowing for a significant weight loss of up to 137 lbs with the use of aluminum, magnesium and high-strength steel. Thanks to the...Read.

Model/Trim/Package EL Engine MPG VjI Base Price
5-Series sedan 530i 2 2.0l I4 T (248-bhp) A8 RWD 24/34/28 70 $51,200
5-Series sedan 530i xDrive 2 2.0l I4 T (248-bhp) A8 AWD 23/33/28 72 $53,500
5-Series sedan 540i 3 3.0l I6 T (335-bhp) A8 RWD 20/30/24 74 $56,450
5-Series sedan 540i xDrive 3 3.0l I6 T (335-bhp) A8 AWD 20/29/24 76 $58,750

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