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BMW X5

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BMW X5

Midsize luxury SUV produced by BMW add

Category: Business (14)

Launched in 1999.

Countries: Germany (38%), Russia (19%), India (13%)

Main connections: BMW, Avtotor, BMW X6

Linked to: Avtotor, BMW

 

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1999

The "'BMW E53"' X5 crossover vehicle was manufactured between 1999 and 2006 add something


2000

Like the Lexus RX 300, the X5 heralded the shift from light truck-based body-on-frame SUVs to crossovers underpinned by unibody car platforms that would come to fruition in the late 2000s add something


2003

Starting with the X5, & BMW's Sport Activity Vehicle series has since expanded to be derivatives of other BMW number-series models, first in 2003 with the BMW X3 compact luxury crossover, and in 2008 with the BMW X6 midsize coupe luxury crossover which shares its platform with the X5 add something


2006

In 2006 the second generation X5 was launched, known internally as the E70, featuring the torque-split capable xDrive all-wheel drive system mated to an automatic transmission, and in 2009 the X5 M performance variant was released as a 2010 model add something

 

BMW X5 (E53) - It is rumoured that & BMW held back deploying the engine in the 2006 X5 so as not to waste development costs in retooling the assembly line, and to make way for a more dramatic unveiling of the all new 2007 BMW X5

 

It replaced the BMW X5 in November 2006 add something

 

BMW X5 (E70) - It replaced the BMW X5 in November 2006


2008

The branding for the X5 from late 2008 onwards follows the new BMW nomenclature scheme, for example the X5 3,0i is now called the X5 xDrive30i, and the X5 4,8i is called the X5 xDrive48i add something


2009

In 2009, the xDrive35d diesel engine variant of the X5 was made available for sale in Canada and the United States, along with the BMW 335d sedan add something

 

The " & BMW X5 M" high performance variant was introduced to the press at the New York Auto Show in April 2009, and started appearing in BMW dealerships in September 2009 as a 2010 model add something

 

Since July 2009, some assembly operations are performed in Kaliningrad, Russia by Avtotor add something

 

Avtotor - In July 2009, the capacity of the plant "Autotor" started production of crossovers & BMW X5 and BMW X6


2011

For the 2011 model year, the & BMW X5 was BMW's 3rd best-selling model after the first place BMW 3 Series and BMW 5 Series , respectively add something

 

The X5 received a mid-generational refresh for the 2011 model year featuring new front bumper and air intakes as well as a variety of minor cosmetic changes add something

 

Land Rover Discovery - In a January 2011 comparison test by "Car and Driver", the Land Rover LR4 came in fourth place out of five cars behind the Audi Q7, BMW X5, and Acura MDX


2013

The "'BMW F15"' is the third generation X5 Sports Activity Vehicle , unveiled on 30 May 2013 and with market launch scheduled in November 2013 add something

 

In December 2013, further engine options will become available: xDrive40d, xDrive35i and, for the first time on the X5 model, two four-cylinder engines xDrive25d and sDrive25d add something


2015

Since February 2015, BMW India started local production of X5 in its Chennai plant add something


2018

The new 2018 "'G05 X5"' is the fourth and current generation X5 model and was unveiled online on June 6, with a planned November 2018 launch date add something