With sophistication and power now comes a sense of responsibility – the all-new iPerformance 5 Series saloon enhances the traditional model’s exceptional driving experience with an eco-friendly hybrid engine that give you the miles without the carbon footprint.
The iPerformance 5 Series combines a 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine and a 95hp electric motor to deliver an incredible 141.2 mpg and just 46g/km CO2. BMW’s innovative Wireless Charging sees the battery fully charged in as little as 3.5 hours – all you have to do is park up above the charging station.
A host of driver assistance systems support every journey, no matter what the situation. From the newly introduced Lane Change Assistant, which helps you to enter motorways and change lanes safely on busy roads, to the optional Active Cruise Control, which brings a new level of automation to your trip, you’ll benefit from the very latest in BMW’s cutting-edge technology.
Discreet new touches set the 530e iPerformance apart from its sister vehicle. These include the blue slats featured on BMW’s trademark kidney grille, the charging socket located behind the left front wheel arch, and the eDrive badge on the C-Pillars. The sporty elegance of the traditional 5 Series is retained in its sleek roofline, which slopes at the rear and the athletic curves that exude dynamism.
Inside you’ll find specially designed displays on the instrument cluster and central information screen, which clearly detail your remaining charge and your drive status. A luxurious feel prevails with high-quality materials and finishes being complemented by driver-oriented controls.
Owning a premium saloon means you expect the utmost in comfort, and the BMW iPerformance 5 Series doesn’t disappoint. With supportive, adjustable seats, you’ll have no trouble finding the perfect driving position, and the car’s controls are designed to keep all the key functionality within easy reach.
Your passengers will have plenty of space to relax too, thanks to ample head and legroom, as well as clever storage pockets to keep belongings safely stowed.
If you think the model’s hybrid engine will compromise BMW’s unparalleled driving experience, think again. The electric motor and petrol engine offer enough power to facilitate a 0-62mph sprint of 6.2 seconds and a top speed of 146mph. Not only that, you can choose the drive that suits you with the iPerformance 5 Series’ Driving Experience Control switch. Select from Sport, Comfort and Eco Pro.
Perfect poise and handling is key, with light yet direct steering and taut body control making the 530e iPerformance composed through corners and agile on city streets. The supple suspension makes for optimum comfort, while the refined engine ensures the cabin stays quiet – and completely silent when the model is running on electric power alone.
The 530e iPerformance comes complete with an impressive range of features to make every journey comfy and convenient. A Bluetooth facility with Voice Control enables you to make and take calls easily and safely on the go, while MP3 connectivity and a DAB radio give you access to a huge choice of music.
Power sockets allow you and your passengers to charge devices as you travel, while the multi-function steering wheel puts all essential controls at your fingertips. Six ambient interior lighting designs are also available to set the right mood for a calming night-time drive.
Contact the experienced sales advisors at Williams BMW today to take this exciting new vehicle for a test drive and discover for yourself how it will open the door to a smarter future. Alternatively, find out more about the BMW iPerformance 5 Series by calling your local showroom or submitting an online enquiry form.