First Look on 2011 BMW 5-Series

2011 BMW 5-Series

2011 BMW 5-Series is back to being one stern and handsome German, meant to take on other sternly other German cars such as Audi A6 and Mercedes-Benz E-Class. If we look back, when the 2010 BMW 5-Series F10 sedan comes to North America in June 2010, the first two setups will be the gas-slaking marquee cars, the 2011 BMW 325i has 302 horsepower turbocharged direct-injected 3.0-liter V6 with intake-side Valvetronic, and the 2011 BMW 550i has recently developed 402 horsepower with twin-turbo with direct-injected 4.4-liter V8.

The 2011 BMW 5-Series has ZF-built eight-speed as its standard equipment and it comes attached to the twin-turbo V8 which replaces the last-generation of the 362 horsepower 4.8-liter naturally aspirated unit, and following the 8.6 percent price hike promised in Germany. So, we predict the price tag for the 2011 BMW 5-Series is $65,600 – more or less.

If we compare the previous 5-Series with the current 550i of 2011 BMW 5-Series which has 4.8-liter V8 and new twin turbo 4.4-liter, the horsepower is up by 11 percent while fuel use drops by 5 percent. The acceleration from 0 to 60 mph for the 550i of 2011 BMW 5-Series is pretty much as it was before at just under 5 seconds, and top speed on all cars on North America is limited to 130 mph, extendable up to 150 mph with the 2011 BMW 5-Series Sport package.

2011 BMW 5-Series has hood, front fender, and door panels made from aluminum to save weight, the 550i weighs in at 4.035 pounds at the curb with no passengers. The visual tricks of the 2011 BMW 5-Series make it seem more imposing – bigger, wider triple intakes at the chin, liberal  use of the horizontal lines front and back, stretched lighting units – match well with the slightly lower height, wider track with pronounced haunches, and greater overall width. Despite all the features, the 2011 BMW 5-Series has made Vorsteiner to made tuning kit for it, click here to read our coverage.

16 thoughts on “First Look on 2011 BMW 5-Series”

  1. UHM. I had been just searching around on the web and saw the 2012 Hyundai Genesis… it had been ight however when i saw the engine i had been like wtff. is that this a great deal for any hyundai?

  2. i understand its quite fuzzy about domestic and import. but simply let me know what is your opinion concerning the american cars versus japanese cars.

    wherever these were built, the standard control, the look and all sorts of decision is taken by both higher level CEO’s.

    so how exactly does it associated with the commercial development of both manufactures?

  3. ( Try to find out which vehicle you’d most likley buy?)

    Money not an issue which of those 3 luxury sedans can you choose. “Neither” isn’t a solution. (Photos incorporated) Each one of these cars possess a beginning MSRP of $60,000

    2011 Infiniti M56

    2011 BMW 550i

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    2010 Mercedes E550

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    Tom: Not attempting to be biased here but Ive really heard the BMW 5 series has got the greatest depreciation value within the mid-sized sedan market and also the the Infiniti M maintians its fair market price along with the mercedes E-class. The 550i is extremely impressive with 400 Hewlett packard however the Infiniti does equally well with 420 Hewlett packard in either case all sedans are nice

  4. I am likely to be obtaining a new vehicle soon, my first vehicle. I considered other makes like audi, bmw, and mercedes. I’m not going the irritation of costly upkeep and maintenance though. Anyway, between your Lexus IS350, GS350, and Infiniti G37 Coupe in addition of the comfortable, smooth ride, fuel/inexpensive, reliable and sure to last? I’ve my primary dilemma, selecting between Lexus and Infiniti. I am unsure whether it’s better personally to obtain the cramped back burner coupe, or maybe i’ll seriously require the passenger space. I am a 5′ 4″ average size senior high school girl btw. Inside the lexus choices, however, i’m stuck between your is350 and also the gs350. I am unsure (so far as appearance and elegance) when the lexus encompasses more appropriate for additional aged people instead of my age bracket. Another issue is my selection of AWD and RWD. I’d normally go for awd for any safer feeling of being, thinking safety-smart. But i know the with is350 it is not optional, and i’d be set to rwd. Does anybody determine if there’s a substantial difference forwards and backwards apart from speed and control? just helpp

  5. Hello i had been searching only at that BMW 2011 5 series vehicle and also the video reviews of their shows the vehicle with flappy paddle gear. The same is true this vehicle include a typical flappy paddle and doesn’t include manual gearbox, among the finest to understand how it is..

    any information on this helps cheer

  6. Well my finances are a maximum of 60 and that i been searching for coupes from Audi, BMW, and Porsche

    Please only comment for those who have possessed certainly one of this..

    Audi, 2010 S5

    BMW, M3 2010

    Porsche, Cayman, not the S however the regular…. I still haven’t found an S inside my budget.

    Produce other available choices… No Lexus.

  7. the number of cylinders is there? with the modern gas prices just how much wouldn’t it cost to fill the tank?

  8. I’ve looked on the internet and I’ve discovered numerous form of exactly what the 2010 BMW 5 series may be like. I’ve already seen the legit 2010 BMW 5 series (Grand turismo) but exactly how will the sedan seem like??? Whenever you Google it, you will find about 10 versions and photographs from the 2010 5 series having a numerous quantity of different front fascias and car headlights/Taillights? can anybody direct me to some picture as to the ought to be the 2010 BMW 5 series?? I wish to understand what the look they’ve chosen knowing its being released the coming year, yet i cant locate one picture that shows the actual design BMW has chosen for that 2010 5 series???

    (Chris2EM)- Just help, although i do think the vehicle can come out in to the luxury vehicle market this year and can labeled and first showed like a 2011 model. Thanks anyway.

  9. The better overall vehicle to lease? I would like an appropriate ride yet sporty and opulent. Which vehicle has got the better looks inside and outside inside your opinion? And if i actually do opt using the max…i love the whitened using the duel panel sunroof it truly causes it to be pop but my personal favorite color may be the crimson black the only real problem may be the panaramic roof does not really stick out within the exterior…that ought to i am going for?

  10. Im considering you get one. does anybody have items of bad or good info on the vehicle? also opinions are welcome too.

  11. i’m searching for a second hand vehicle from $13,000 to $30,000

    i believed like:

    mazda rx-8

    bmw 5 series

    bmw 3 series

    nissan 350z

    2010 camaro

    infinity g35 coupe

    or you have other ideas of sweet sport or luxury cars

  12. Will it be a great vehicle for any family in which the youngest is ten years old, and also the earliest could be 47?

    The 47 years old will be the primary driver…

    But like could it be an appropriate vehicle?

    What about reliability?

    We’re evaluating a 5 series for an e-class.

    Which may everyone reccommend?

  13. Crazy Mr. Divorced neighbor offered his hummer following the divorce and today includes a BMW.

    No surprise his wife left him. I understand his job – his earnings doesn’t support any one of this.

    I looked BMW’s and something that appears like he drives appears like it is $70,000. (online)

    That can not be right.

    What’s the most costly BMW contributing to just how much could it cost.

    In tangible existence.

    I’m not sure the precise type. However it has 4 doorways and contains whitened leather seats using what appears like black stitching. Type of pretty.

  14. im wondered what are the cosmetic work that’s different between these years i checked out the specs also it states this years is 1 ” longer,,,but alongside photos the appearance exactly the same however using their company alongside photos the appearance quite different,,,,,

    and for those who learn about he 3 series,,,all 3 Series are identical just different engine size,,,excluding the m3

    if actually this years designs include been done over somewhat can one make my 2006 look kinda just like a 2010

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