BMW ActiveHybrid 5 vs BMW ActiveHybrid 7 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2016 BMW ActiveHybrid 5
RWD
George Kennedy Preview:

The spectrum of luxury automakers runs from the comfort minded to the performance oriented. BMW has long prided itself on leaning toward the performance end of things, signified by its...

2015 BMW ActiveHybrid 7
RWD
John Goreham Preview:

Even in its most decadent luxury sedans, BMW remains committed to offering greener drivetrain options. The 2015 BMW Active Hybrid 7 is the largest and most luxurious of the three Activ...

Specs

2016 BMW ActiveHybrid 5
RWD
2015 BMW ActiveHybrid 7
RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
23 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.7 gal 20.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Hybrid
Hybrid
Power
335 hp @ 5,800 RPM
349 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
330 lb-ft @ 1,200 RPM
369 lb-ft @ 1,300 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.3 in x 3.5 in
3.3 in x 3.5 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.4 in 41.3 in
Back Legroom 35.3 in 44.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14 cu ft 12.7 cu ft
Exterior
Length 193.1 in 205.3 in
Width 84.4 in 84 in
Height 57.6 in 58.3 in
Wheelbase 116.9 in 126.4 in

Available Options

2016 BMW ActiveHybrid 5
RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Azurite Black Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic
  • Champagne Quartz Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Frozen Bronze Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Jatoba Brown Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Moonstone Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Tanzanite Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • BMW Individual Composition
  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Soft-Close Automatic Doors
  • Power Tailgate
  • Professional Rear-Seat Entertainment
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Dark Red Sycamore Wood Trim
  • Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Cold Weather Package
  • Driver Assistance Plus
  • BMW Individual Wood Inlay Steering Wheel
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Lighting Package
  • Luxury Line
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport
  • Power Rear Sunshade with Manual RR Side Window Shades
  • Premium Package
  • Adaptive Cruise Control Stop & Go and Active Driving Assistant
  • Driver Assistance Plus
  • Night Vision with Pedestrian Detection
  • Park Distance Control
  • Parking Assistant
  • Side- and Top-View Cameras
  • Amaro Brown, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Cashmere Beige/Black, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Champagne/Black, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Individual Platinum, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Nutmeg, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Silk Gray/Black, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Wheels: 18" x 8.0" Streamline (Style 364)
2015 BMW ActiveHybrid 7
RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Azurite Black Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic
  • Citrin Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Mojave Metallic
  • Moonstone Metallic
  • Ruby Black Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System
  • Alcantara Headliner in Upholstery Color
  • Anthracite Alcantara Headliner
  • BMW Individual Wood Inlay Steering Wheel
  • Ceramic Controls
  • White Ash Grain Wood Trim
  • Driver Assistance Plus
  • BMW Individual Composition
  • Cold Weather Package
  • Enhanced USB & Bluetooth Plus Smartphone Integration
  • Executive Package
  • Lighting Package
  • Luxury Rear Seating Package
  • M Sport Edition
  • M Sport Package
  • Night Vision With Pedestrian Detection
  • Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Rear Entertainment Package
  • Rear Manual Side Window Shades
  • Walnut Honey Wood Trim
  • Adaptive Cruise Control Stop & Go and Active Driving Assistant
  • Parking Assistant
  • AMARO Brown, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Canyon Brown, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Caramel/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Champagne, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Opal White, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Platinum/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Saddle/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • VENETO Beige, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Active Front Seats
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.5" Multi-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.5" Streamline

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