2018 BMW X5

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2018 BMW X5 Ratings
80
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Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
J.D. Power
80
Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Great
84/100
Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Great
81/100
Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.

Resale

Average
75/100
J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

Average
78/100
Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

Best Midsize Premium SUV of 2018

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Midsize Premium SUV
Rating
#4 BMW X5
80

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2018 BMW X5 after 90-days of ownership.
  • The vehicle's navigation system
  • Rear visibility
  • Transmission smoothness

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2018 BMW X5 during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Ease of getting in and out of the vehicle
  • The vehicle's heating and air conditioning
  • Comfort of the driver's seat

Performance Specs

MPG City

15 - 23

MPG Hwy

21 - 29

Horsepower

255 - 445

Transmission

8 speed, Automatic w/OD

Engine

Intercooled Turbo Gas/Electric I-4, Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6, Twin Turbo Diesel I-6, Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Drivetrain

All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2018 BMW X5 Review

Overview
When you need to get away and you want to do it in style turn to the BMW X5. It’s competent capable and above all comfortable. So go ahead and escape from the stress of your daily commute or actually head for the hills. Choose from five models starting with the sDrive35i and moving up to the top-of-the-line xDrive50i. Powerplant choices range from a three-liter inline 6 to a 4.4-liter V-8 with a diesel and a hybrid in between. All come with an eight-speed Steptronic automatic transmission with Adaptive Transmission Control. Dynamic Performance Control Active Roll Stabilization and Dynamic Damper Control are available. Settle into the driver’s seat and notice how everything is oriented around you. Passengers get the luxury treatment too with up to four climate-control zones. Or fold down the rear seat and create over 76 cubic feet of cargo space. BMW’s iDrive infotainment system brings music message dictation advanced real-time traffic information and more to a 10.2-inch touchscreen. Choose from a variety of colors options and accessories and build an X5 that’s all yours. The BMW X5. The ultimate escape pod.
Technology
The BMW X5 sets the bar for Sports Activity Vehicles. Settle into the driver’s seat and notice how everything is oriented around you. Passengers get the luxury treatment too with up to four climate-control zones. Or fold down the rear seat and create over 76 cubic feet of cargo space. The X5’s ConnectedDrive infotainment system features Bluetooth and the iDrive controller. BMW Navigation is included bringing Advanced Real-Time Traffic Information to the 10.2-inch touchscreen. Steering-wheel mounted controls let you keep your hands where they belong. The BMW X5. Simply connected.
Safety
When you’re an original you have to keep moving forward. So the BMW X5 is available with the Driver Assistance Package. Rear Cross-Traffic Alert helps you back out of parking spaces safely. Active Blind Spot Detection lets you know when it’s okay to change lanes. The Driver Assistance Plus Package adds Active Lane Keeping Assistant with Side Collision Avoidance which steers away from trouble in the next lane. And Active Cruise Control with Stop and Go uses radar to take the stress out of commuting. The BMW X5. Simply safer.
Performance
Wherever you want to go the BMW X5 gets there in style. Powerplant choices range from a three-liter inline 6 to a 4.4-liter V-8 with a diesel and a hybrid in between. All come with an eight-speed Steptronic automatic transmission with Adaptive Transmission Control. Dynamic Performance Control Active Roll Stabilization and Dynamic Damper Control are available. And the mall isn’t the only place your X5 can take you. It has 8.2 inches of ground clearance—and can go through water 19.7 inches deep. The BMW X5. It’s an extremely capable package.

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