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BMW M GmbH has now unveiled the new 2020 BMW X5 M. The third generation of the high-performance model BMW X5 M which BMW likes call as a Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV), is now dynamic, quicker, luxurious and aggressive than before. Here are the top 5 things you need to know about the new 2020 BMW X5 M.
1. Extrovert Body Design
The third generation high-performance model BMW X5 M reprises the classical M blueprint for dynamics, agility and precision; combines with the versatility, extrovert design and modern luxury for which BMW X models are renowned. The extrovert body design represents visual expression of supreme potency. Familiar SAV (Sports Activity Vehicle) proportions combine with signature M features optimising cooling air supply and aerodynamics: large air intakes, BMW kidney grille with double bars, M gills on the front side panels, roof/rear spoiler, rear apron with diffuser elements, exhaust system with two sets of twin tailpipes. Competition models have standalone design elements. For the first time BMW provides Individual special paint finish for BMW X models.
2. Luxurious Interior
The interior of the 2020 BMW X5 M is designed to accentuate cabin spaciousness and the driver-focused cockpit with raised seating position creates majestic M feeling. Generous feeling of space,high degree of variability, M‑specific cockpit design.
BMW Head-Up Display with M-specific readouts fitted as standard. M multi-function seats and BMW Individual fine-grain Merino full leather trim also standard. Exclusive leather upholstery for the Competition models.
3. Matchless Performance
The 2020 BMW X5 M is powered a high-revving 4.4-litre V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology. Maximum output has been raised by 18 kW/25 hp / 37 kW/50 hp (Competition models) over predecessors – to as much as 460 kW/625 hp. Peak torque: 750 Nm (553 lb-ft). Ultra-high-rigidity engine mounting. Cooling and oil supply systems tuned to top-level dynamic performance. New BMW X5 M accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 3.9 seconds / 3.8 seconds (BMW X5 M Competition) – up to 0.4 seconds faster than predecessors.
Sports exhaust system delivers emotionally stirring soundtrack. The eight-speed M Steptronic transmission comes with Drivelogic. The new BMW X5 M offers M xDrive all‑wheel-drive system with rear-biased setup can be adjusted in 4WD / 4WD Sport modes. M xDrive teams up with Active M Differential to optimise traction and dynamics.
4. M Mode
2020 BMW X5 M comes with M Mode, which allows driver assistance system interventions, instrument cluster displays and Head-Up Display readouts to be configured individually. Choice of ROAD and SPORT settings, plus TRACK in the Competition models. Setup buttons for direct access to the settings for the engine, dampers, steering, M xDrive and braking system. The high performance SAV (Sports Activity Vehicle) also gets two individually composed overall setups can be selected using M buttons on the steering wheel.
5. Extensive Package
2020 BMW X5 M comes with M-specific adaptive suspension with electronically controlled dampers, active roll stabilisation, M Servotronic steering and DSC (Dynamic Stability Control) including M Dynamic Mode. BMW X5 M rides on a M light-alloy wheels in 21‑inch format at the front axle and 22-inch at the rear fitted as standard for Competition models, optional for the BMW X5 M. M compound brakes with outstanding stopping power.
Integrated braking system enables individual configuration of pedal feel under braking. Standard specification includes BMW Live Cockpit Professional with navigation system and BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant, and the Parking Assistant. Large selection of driver assistance systems and BMW Laserlight available as options. BMW X5 M will be premiered at the Los Angeles Auto Show 2019. New BMW X5 M, new BMW X6 M and Competition models will be launched together in European market by April 2020 while, the new X5 M will be launched in India by mid 2020.