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Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
MSRP
$57,200
Invoice
$53,695
Average Price Paid
$54,230
1,857 listings nationwide

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2018 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD
MSRP
$52,650
Invoice
$49,465
Average Price Paid
$50,085
288 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
Fair Price
$55,176
Good Price
$52,949
Great Price
$51,676
2018 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD
Fair Price
$51,170
Good Price
$48,344
Great Price
$46,728

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$62,635
84 listings nationwide

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2018 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$59,151
27 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

BMW first entered the crossover game in 2000, with its first-generation X5. Unlike others, it promised sports-car-like handling with increased ground clearance and light off-road prowe...

2018 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD
Michael Perkins Test Drive Review:

It’s been a while since BMW was the undisputed leader in midsize luxury sport sedans, and it’s tried to regain that title by concentrating on luxury more than sport lately. With the ad...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 9
  • Cost-Effectiveness 10
2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
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2018 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD
writes:
Absolutely the best BMW 5 series car (or car in general) I have owned in the last quarter century

Specs

2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD
2018 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
70 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
25 MPG
75 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 22.4 gal 12.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
300 hp @ 5,800 RPM
248 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
300 lb-ft @ 1,200 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.53 in
3.23 in x 3.72 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 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 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
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard 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 7 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.4 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 36.6 in 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 35.8 cu ft 10 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,110 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,952 lbs --
Exterior
Length 193.2 in 194.6 in
Width 86 in 83.7 in
Height 69.4 in 58.4 in
Wheelbase 115.5 in 117.1 in

Available Options

2018 BMW X5
sDrive35i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Atlas Cedar Metallic
  • Azurite Black Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Pearl Silver Metallic
  • Ruby Black Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Sparkling Brown Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System
  • Harman Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Adaptive M and Rear Axle Air Suspension
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Lighting Package
  • Professional Rear-Seat Entertainment
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Ivory White Interior Design Package
  • Leather Dashboard
  • Mocha Interior Design Package
  • Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Executive Package
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • Night Vision with Pedestrian Detection
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Amaro Brown, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Criollo Brown, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Nutmeg, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Taupe, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Terra, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Rear Comfort Seats with Backrest Angle
  • Third-Row Seat
  • Wheels: 20" x 10" Front and 20" x 11" Rear (Style 451)
  • Wheels: 20" x 10" Front and 20" x 11" Rear (Style 469M)
  • Wheels: 20" x 10" Front and 20" x 11" Rear Black
2018 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Almandine Brown Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Atlas Cedar Metallic
  • Azurite Black Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic
  • Champagne Quartz Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Jatoba Brown Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Rhodonite Silver Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Harman Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Power Rear Sunshade
  • Soft-Close Automatic Doors
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Lighting Package
  • Power Tailgate
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
  • Anthracite Alcantara Headliner
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Leather Dashboard
  • Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Plum Brown Wood Trim
  • SensaTec Dashboard
  • Cold Weather Package
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Executive Package
  • Luxury Package
  • M Sport Package
  • M Sport Package 2
  • Premium Package
  • Premium Package 2
  • M Sport Brakes
  • Active Driving Assistant
  • Driver Assistance Plus
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • Night Vision with Pedestrian Detection
  • Park Distance Control
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Black with Blue, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Caramel/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White with Dark Coffee, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White with Dark Coffee, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Night Blue, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Tartufo, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • Wheels: 19" x 8" V-Spoke (Style 635)
  • Wheels: Front 19" x 8" and Rear 19" x 9" V-Spoke

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