Starts at: 54,200 $
Review 2022
BMW 5 Series USA

2022 BMW 5 Series

2022 BMW 5 Series Price in the USA:

530i Starts at: 54,200 $
530i xDrive Starts at: 56,500 $
540i Starts at: 59,950 $
540i xDrive Starts at: 62,250 $
M550i xDrive Starts at: 76,800 $
530e Starts at: 55,550 $
530e xDrive Starts at: 57,850 $

The 7th generation of BMW 5 series or 1st generation of G30 Model of 5 series was debuted in 2017 and this executive sedan maintains its lofty position in markets throughout these years especially known for its sharp handling techniques and luxury items while the new model for the year 2020 has been introduced with a variety of powertrain options and a spacious cabin to accommodate four passengers quite comfortably. A list of many new upgraded features have been added to the 2020 5 series of BMW and especially the M550i model and 530e plug-in hybrid model have been improved with more power deliveries while the diesel version 540d of BMW has now been discontinued.

Trim & Variants:

2020 BMW 5 series is available in 4 different variants that include 530i trim, 530e I performance, 540i and M550i (it is also available in all-wheel drive feature).

2020 BMW 5 Series front view
2020 BMW 5 Series front view

530i & 530e:

 530i and 530e are the base trims of BMW 5 series that is equipped with 10.2 inches touch screen display, blind spot detection, heated side mirrors, sunroof, navigation system and power windows.

540i Trim:

540i trim is upgraded from base trim as it has leather upholstery in it.

M 550i xDrive:

 M 550i XDrive trim is upgraded with improved suspension, brakes, M Sport steering wheel and enlarged wheels. 540i trim is mostly recommended by reviewers as it is the best luxury car at an affordable price loaded with intuitive technology thus we will be reviewing it in detail.

Engine, Transmission & Power:

BMW 530i (Rear Wheel) and xDrive (All Wheel) are powered by 2.0 liter twin powered turbocharged 4 cylinder engine paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission with Sport and  Manual shift modes. This engine generates 248 horsepower @ 5200-6500 rpm with maximum torque of 257 lbft @ 1450-4800 rpm.

BMW 540i (Rear Wheel) and xDrive (All Wheel) is powered by 3 liters six inline cylinder V8 twin-turbocharged engine producing horsepower of 335 hp and torque of 331 pounds-feet. It offers you an eight-speed automatic transmission that shifts its throttle intuitively and quickly while it offers a quick acceleration sprinting fast from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 6.2 seconds (Claimed by the company is 4.9 sec) which is faster than all its competitors.

BMW 530e again has 2.0 liter twin-turbocharged engine paired with an electric motor and combined generates 288 horsepower @ 3800-6500 rpm with maximum torque of 258 lbft @ 1450-3600 rpm. The engine is paired with 8-speed Sport Automatic transmission with Sport and Manual shift modes, steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters and Launch Control for a more entertaining drive.

BMW M550i has 4.4-liter BMW M TwinPower Turbo V-8, 32-valve 523-hp engine that Combines two turbochargers with variable valve control (Double-VANOS and Valvetronic) and high-precision direct injection. It is paired with 8-speed Sport Automatic transmission with Sport and Manual shift modes, steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters and Launch Control.

2020 BMW 5 Series transmission view
2020 BMW 5 Series transmission view

2020 BMW 5 Series performance figures
2020 BMW 5 Series performance figures

2020 BMW 5 Series engine
2020 BMW 5 Series engine

Performance & Drive:

Pure driving pleasure is achieved giving you maximum comfort with its light and responsive steering. It gives you options of various driving modes like Eco mode, Pro mode, Comfort mode and sport mode among which the sport mode let you fire off gear shifts quickly to give you a mind-blowing driving performance. The driving range of 540i is surprisingly much better than other trims and it matches EPA estimates giving you a range of 22 miles per gallon in the city and 30 miles per gallon on highways. The 530e plug-in hybrid model manages to give you a combined mileage of 39 miles per gallon.

Exterior Design & Features:

The exterior design of this all-new 2020 BMW 5 series is astonishing with a less radically size grille on the front with subtle modern-looking LED headlights accompanying it giving you bright and clearer visibility on roads while sleek lines flow beautifully into the double chrome grille.

2020 BMW 5 Series title image
2020 BMW 5 Series title image

2020 BMW 5 Series Side View
2020 BMW 5 Series Side View

2020 BMW 5 Series available colors
2020 BMW 5 Series available colors

 BMW pride is shown with the BMW logo placed in the centre and the rear end is as beautiful as the front. It gives you the option of choosing your favourite exterior color among choices of thirteen colors. Eighteen inches double-spoke wheels look astonishingly sporty and all trims feature power controlled glass sunroof while the exterior also features a shadow line along with the aerodynamic kit and rear spoiler.

2020 BMW 5 Series rear view
2020 BMW 5 Series rear view

2020 BMW 5 Series full rear view
2020 BMW 5 Series full rear view

2020 BMW 5 Series Rear View 2
2020 BMW 5 Series Rear View 2

Interior Design & Features:

The cabin of the BMW 5 series is made with soft-touch rich materials giving it an overall deluxe look and the latest idrive system switches and knobs can be seen inside the cabin unlike the physical buttons while a newly designed eye-catching 12.3 inches digital cockpit is also equipped in it assisting drivers in driving by giving details about speed, mileage, temperature and other aids and a 10.25 inches LED screen mounted on dashboard displays infotainment connected with your smartphones while 12 speakers HIFI stereo system let you enjoy your favourite music.

2020 BMW 5 Series information cluster
2020 BMW 5 Series information cluster

2020 BMW 5 Series infotainment screen
2020 BMW 5 Series infotainment screen

2020 BMW 5 Series interior aesthetics
2020 BMW 5 Series interior aesthetics

The seats are leather-covered with heating technology equipped and front seats are provided with twenty-way power adjustments while you will be provided with rear seat private entertainment, head-up display, USB port, Bluetooth connectivity,

2020 BMW 5 Series front interior cabin
2020 BMW 5 Series front interior cabin

FOR SAFETY: emergency braking, rear cross-traffic alert, adaptive cruise control, blind-spot detection system and it has earned maximum stars from IIHS declaring it top safety pick sedan rating it on number five among other midsize sedans.

Major competitors:

BMW 5 series get major competition from Mercedes Benz E Class, Audi A6 and BMW 3 Series.

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