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2019 BMW X5
xDrive40i AWD
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BMW released the X5 in the late 1990s, when it became the first SUV to don a BMW badge. For 2019, the X5’s fourth generation rolls into the market with new design features and smart im...

2019 BMW X6
sDrive35i RWD
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Specs

2019 BMW X5
xDrive40i AWD
2019 BMW X6
sDrive35i RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Dual Clutch 8-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.9 gal 22.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
335 hp @ 5,500 RPM
300 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
330 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
300 lb-ft @ 1,200 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.23 in x 3.72 in
3.31 in x 3.53 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
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats -- 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 39.8 in 40.3 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 35.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 33.9 cu ft 26.6 cu ft
Maximum Payload 849 lbs 1,110 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 6,603 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 7,209 lbs 6,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 194.3 in 193.8 in
Width 87.3 in 85.4 in
Height 69 in 67 in
Wheelbase 117.1 in 115.5 in

Available Options

2019 BMW X5
xDrive40i AWD

Exterior Colors

  • AMETRIN Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Arctic Gray Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Pyrite Brown Metallic
  • Ruby Black Metallic
  • Sunstone Metallic
  • Terra Brown Metallic

Option Packages

  • 2-Axle Air Suspension
  • Soft-Close Automatic Doors
  • BMW Laserlight
  • Leather Dashboard
  • 3RD Row Seat
  • Active Cruise Control
  • Alcantara Headliner In Upholstery Color
  • Ash Grain Silver Gray High-Gloss Fine-Wood Trim
  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Executive Package
  • Fineline Cross Black W/Aluminum Inserts
  • Glass Controls
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Individual Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport Brakes
  • M Sport Package
  • Night Vision W/Pedestrian Detection
  • Off-Road Package
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Professional Rear-Seat Entertainment
  • Trailer Hitch - 7,200 LB Towing Limit
  • Head-Up Display
  • AMARONE/Black, (Ind) Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Canberra Beige, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Coffee, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Coffee, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Cognac, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Ivory White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • TARTUFO, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Integral Active Steering
  • Wheels: 20" X 9" V-Spoke (Style 738)
  • Wheels: 21" X 9.5" FR & 21" X 10" RR M Y-Spoke
  • Wheels: 21" X 9.5" FR & 21" X 10" RR Y-Spoke
  • Wheels: 22" X 9.5" FR & 22" X 10.5" RR M Double-Spoke
2019 BMW X6
sDrive35i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Atlas Cedar Metallic
  • Azurite Black Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Dark Olive Metallic
  • Flamenco Red Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Pearl Silver Metallic
  • Ruby Black Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System
  • Adaptive M Suspension
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Leather Dashboard
  • Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Cognac/Black Bi-Color Interior Design Package
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Executive Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Ivory White/Black Bi-Color Interior Design PKG
  • Lighting Package
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Night Vision W/Pedestrian Detection
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • AMARO Brown, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Criollo Brown, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Nutmeg, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Taupe, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Wheels: 20" X 10" FR & 20" X 11" RR (Style 469M)
  • Wheels: 20" X 10" FR & 20" X 11" RR (Style 491)
  • Wheels: 20" X 10" FR & 20" X 11" RR (Style 597)
  • Wheels: 20" X 10" FR. & 20" X 11" RR. (Style 469M)

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