BMW will enrich the 5 Series lineup with the launch of 2017 BMW 530e iPerformance. This eco-friendly luxury sedan sign that BMW is serious to bring cars with hybrid technology. The 2017 BMW 530e iPerformance is a sport sedan that presents a dynamic driving experience of the brand from Germany. This sedan combines combustion engines and electric motors. 2017 BMW 530e iPerformance itself is equipped with the 2.0-liter four-cylinder capable of spraying power to 180 HP and torque of 215 NM.
Meanwhile, when the conventional engine and electric motor to move together, then capable of producing up to 248 HP and torque of 310 NM. The prospective customers can enjoy the 8-speed automatic transmission is responsive. BMW itself provides a rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive according to customer requirements.
This sedan is designed for environmentally friendly driving that are not owned by the 5 Series line-up. Naturally, if the engineers really worked hard to deliver the car.
Examples of engine technology. BMW claims that the petrol engine and electric motor can propel the car from the point of rest to 100 kph in 6.1 seconds and is designed to move up to a maximum speed of 209 kph, while remaining environmentally friendly.
The 9.2-kilowatt battery can be recharged at home electrical installations with a voltage of 120V to the length of time of seven hours, while at 240V, it only took three hours. Discussing the exterior design, you can see two kidneys (Blue kidney grille) and blue wheel hub cover as a differentiator in the 5 Series family. Overall the exterior design there was no significant difference.
When entering into the interior, will see the screen 10.25 “stored iDrive display and offers gesture control technology (optional). 2017 BMW 530e iPerformance also equipped with eDrive button on the center console. The information appears on the instrument cluster in front of the driver.
To note, the related Drive on Performance models, the driver can choose the drive mode AUTO eDRIVE, MAX eDRIVE and BATTERY CONTROL for more fuel-efficient driving. Other standard features are Driver Assistance Systems, Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go, Active Lane Departure Warning, Evasion Aid: evasive steering around obstacles, BMW Connected Onboard and 3D Surround View.
The 2017 BMW 530e iPerformance is the fourth model of BMW’s plug-in hybrid in the United States after 330e, 740e and X5 xDrive40e when launched next spring.