Renowned as the first plug-in hybrid production car from the BMW core brand, the new BMW X5 xDrive40e is a truly revolutionary electric SUV. Fusing the skilful traction provided by the BMW xDrive all-wheel-drive system and premium aesthetics of the X5 together with BMW’s EfficientDynamics eDrive technology to create a hybrid SUV that is athletic, poise and incredibly resourceful.
Undoubtedly, the showpiece of the new BMW X5 xDrive40e is the intelligent hybrid powertrain control system which successfully maintains the balance between the award winning 2.0-litre internal combustion petrol engine and the BMW electric motor, powered by a high-voltage X5 battery. Working harmoniously, the fully electric and petrol engine produces 313hp and a maximum torque of 450Nm, meaning the phenomenal new BMW X5 xDrive40e can shoot from 0-62mph in a mere 6.8 seconds and reaches a top speed of 130mph. Nevertheless, CO2 emissions of the new BMW X5 xDrive40e are just 77g/km. The BMW X5 hybrid for sale at John Clark BMW is quiet and smooth, owing to the xDrive40e’s 8-speed Steptronic transmission.
Additional touches help differentiate the new BMW X5 xDrive40e from the traditional X5 model. The most obvious feature is the charging connection for the high-voltage X5 battery, here a blue light signifies that the X5 battery is in process. In addition to the model emblem at the front of the new BMW xDrive40e’s flanks, the renown “eDrive” logo has been stamped on the tailgate, roof rails, the doorsill strips with their blue background colour, and the centre console.
The BMW X5 hybrid for sale at BMW Aberdeen and Tayside, Dundee However, can cover distances of up to 19 miles using purely electric power at a maximum speed of 75mph. In addition, the high-voltage X5 battery, which has a total capacity of 9.0kWh, is housed beneath the luggage compartment floor and therefore does not jeopardise the boot capacity of the new BMW X5 eDrive40e. What’s more, the X5 battery of this new BMW X5 hybrid can be fully recharged from flat in around 3 hours and 50 minutes.
Test Drive the new BMW X5 Hybrid today at John Clark BMW in Aberdeen & Tayside, Dundee
To learn more about the new BMW X5 eDrive40e for sale in Aberdeen and Dundee or to book a test drive contact John Clark BMW today. Our team will be able to explain all features in more detail whilst also letting you know the latest deals and offers available.
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