New BMW 5 Series for Chinese market celebrates Auto China 2020 premiere in Beijing
A dynamically elegant business sedan with a longer wheelbase and exclusive comfort details.
Munich. Following the market launch of the new BMW 5 Series in numerous markets around the world in July 2020, the latest model generation of the successful business sedan will now celebrate its debut in the version designed for the Chinese market in China. ‘Auto China 2020 (September 26 to October 5, 2020) in Beijing. In order to meet the specific requirements, the versions of the BMW 5 Series for the Chinese market feature specific details. In addition to the longer wheelbase, this also includes high-quality equipment options such as the panoramic glass roof of the Sky Lounge or the Fond-Entertainment Professional with two tilt adjustable touch screens. At the same time, the new BMW 5 Series for China adopts a more distinctive exterior design, many refined interior details, increased efficiency and the many innovations in the fields of driver assistance systems, operation and networking that characterize the latest generation of models.
Lots of innovative design and technology features for the young target group.
With around 174,000 units sold in 2019, the BMW 5 Series is the most successful business sedan in China. With dynamic and elegant lines, including the more distinctive BMW grille and newly designed headlights and taillights, the new model generation is now even more attractive. In addition, there are various possibilities for individualization. For example, the BMW 535Le with a plug-in hybrid propulsion system of 215 kW / 292 hp (combined fuel consumption: 1.5 l / 100 km, combined energy consumption: 15 kWh / 100 km, CO2 emissions generated by combined fuel: 36 g / km) intended exclusively for the Chinese market will be available, among others, with the M Sport package.
The new BMW 5 Series is also well equipped for the Chinese market in terms of connectivity and operability. In addition to the BMW 7 operating system, which offers numerous operating and networking options, the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant – now with new graphic displays, improved voice control and additional functions – and other innovations techniques go a long way in achieving this goal.
Chinese customers traditionally attach great importance to aspects of comfort.
Because the visual presence and comfort of a vehicle play a major role in China, the new BMW 5 Series for the Chinese market has an extended wheelbase of 130 to 3.105 millimeters. As a result, the cabin is even more spacious than in the normal wheelbase versions, with rear passengers benefiting from additional legroom. In order to further enhance the comfort inside the BMW 5 Series, options are available, such as the Sky Lounge panoramic glass sunroof, the Professional rear entertainment system with two tilt adjustable touch screens as well as a mood lighting offering a choice of eleven lights. drawings. Exclusively for the Chinese market, a comfort rear bench seat with particularly ergonomic padding and comfortable headrests is available.