BMW X5 M is a five-seat medium-size vehicle in the Factory Tuned Luxury Performance SUV category. For the 2016 model year, the 4.4L V-8 Twin-Turbo petrol engine produces 567 horsepower, which is enough for the 5,260 lbs. SUV to reach 60 mph from zero in just 4.0 seconds. EPA-estimated annual premium gasoline expense is $3,650, which over the course of five years will cost you $9,500 in extra fuel spending. It has a 5-stars overall crash safety rating by NHTSA.
2016 X5 M has a relatively long wheelbase ( 115.5 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively heavier, too, with curb weight of 5260 lbs.
2016 X5 M seats five adults. It has larger than average room for first-row passengers on three measurement, legs, shoulders, and head. When it comes to second-row passenger room, X5 M has larger than average room for second-row passengers on two measurement, shoulders and head. Cargo volume behind second-row seats is smaller than the average among its peers with 35.8 cu. ft.
2016 X5 M Base
|Engine||4.4L V-8 Twin-Turbo|
|Drivetrain||All Wheel Drive|
|0-60 mph||4.0 sec|
|Annual Fuel Cost||$3,650|
2016 X5 M SUV comes in one trim level, with an average price that is $400 more compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average more powerful engine, X5 M
2016 X5 M SUV has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, like all of its peers. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed sixteen complaints, which is less than the average for its rivals. There are also two recalls issued by BMW, which by itself is a relatively low number.