The next generation of the world’s most famous mid-size luxury crossover is on its way, as well as its hi-performance version which is about to come as 2019 BMW X5M. The famous department will work on this crossover too. The third generation of the famous crossover is about to come with plenty of novelties and this version will come with all of them. Additionally, the M department will spice things for a bit. So, we will see a new version of the famous V8 engine, as well as some other mechanical improvements.
The testing model has been spotted already. Although with camouflage, we can clearly see some distinctive details, compared to the upcoming base version. More details about launch date are still to come. For now, we know that the base model will come next year. The 2019 X5M should come right after.
2019 BMW X5M redesign
The completely new 2019 BMW X5M will is about to come pretty soon. Compared to the outgoing version, we will see plenty of improvement. It will feature all of those changes that we expect from the base model and also with some distinctive additions. The company prepared a new CLAR platform. So, we can wait to see how this will impact on the new model’s performances. The new architecture is full of lightweight materials, such as aluminum and magnesium. This should provide some significant weight savings, eventually providing even better performances. Also, the famous M department will make some tweaks on the chassis. So, we will see the special suspension, brakes etc. The new 2019 BMW X5M will also come with many unique visual details.
2019 BMW X5M styling
Just like it is the case with the current generation, the new 2019 BMW X5M will come with plenty of distinctive details, compared to the base model. It will feature pretty much the same shape as a standard model. The design language is basically the same, but with plenty of new details. Although it still wears a camouflage, we can clearly see some of the unique details.
Compared to the base model, it will feature a sportier bumper, which will also include larger intakes, for better airflow. Many unique details are expected inside too. Besides famous M-badges, we expect to see several sporty details like aluminum pedals, chrome details etc.
2019 BMW X5M engine
The new powertrain is one of the most important things that will come with 2019 BMW X5M. According to latest reports, we are about to see the new version of the familiar 4.4-liter V8 unit. Bavarian engineers will do several tweaks that will provide higher output, as well as better fuel economy. Our reliable source suggests a total amount of 600 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque. Also, we are about to see a new 8-speed automatic transmission. Besides more power, new engine should be more efficient too, which means better fuel economy.
2019 BMW X5M release date and price
The new generation of the famous crossover is on its way. According to latest reports, it will come next year. This indicates that the new 2019 BMW X5M should come soon after. This version has been spotted on testing to, which means that we will not wait for so long to see it. Most likely, it will be ready by the end of next year. Eventually, we could see it in early 2019.
When it comes to the price, we don’t expect some bigger changes. The current model goes around 101.000 dollars. Competition remains the same. There are models like Porsche Cayenne, Mercedes-AMG GLE, Range Rover, Maserati Levante and few others.