New BMW 5 Series 2021 Car Launch In India: BMW has launched its new 2021 BMW 5 Series in India at an initial ex-showroom price of Rs 62,90,000. The car is locally made at the company’s Chennai plant. The 2021 BMW 5 Series is Rs 2.8 lakh more expensive than the previous 5 Series sedan. Along with the increase in the price, many new features have also been included in the car. The company has started booking the new car.
The new BMW 5 Series styling and plethora of updates further enhance its svelte allure with the most powerful performance in the segment. It offers an unmatched combination of the latest features with multiple driver assistance systems such as remote control parking, BMW heads-up display, reversing assistant, parking assistant, BMW jester control. The luxury interiors and extra comfort make the journey of this car more enjoyable.
Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India, said, “The BMW 5 Series has been a unique position all over the world for over 50 years and has set the standard for sheer driving pleasure. This iconic business athlete has evolved to be more agile and efficient than ever The new BMW 5 Series is a niche car within the premium executive segment. The new design aesthetic will further enhance its status as the only car with best in class performance.”
Offer On Early Booking
BMW has announced that customers booking the New BMW 5 Series 2021 online till July 24 will get attractive offers on limited units of the M Sport variant. They will be able to avail up to 50% off on a select range of 5 Series M performance accessories.
How Much Is The New BMW 5 Series 2021 Price?
The new BMW 5 Series 2021 has been launched in one petrol (BMW 530i M Sport) and two diesel variants (BMW 530d M Sport and BMW 520d Luxury line). The ex-showroom price of the base variant BMW 530i M Sport of this luxury sedan car starts at Rs.62,90,000. At the same time, the price of the mid-spec BMW 520d Luxury Line is Rs 63,90,000 ex-showroom. While the ex-showroom price of the top-spec BMW 530d M Sport is Rs 71,90,000. These are the introductory prices of the new BMW 5 Series. The company has said that these will be increased in a few weeks.
Engine, Power, and Top Speed
The 2021 BMW 5 Series 530i M Sport is available with a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbo petrol engine that produces 252 hp of power and 350 Nm of peak torque. This car can accelerate from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in just 6.1 seconds.
Its 520d luxury line gets a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbo diesel engine. This engine generates 190 hp power and 400 Nm torque. This car accelerates from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in just 7.3 seconds.
The BMW 5 Series 530d M Sport is powered by a 3.0-liter 6-cylinder turbo-diesel engine that generates 265 hp of power and 620 Nm of torque. This car is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in just 5.7 seconds. Transmission options include an eight-speed Steptronic Sport automatic gearbox.
The eight-speed Steptronic Sport automatic transmission makes it very easy to change gears. For even more excellent driving pleasure, it gets features like steering wheel paddle shifters and cruise control with braking function. The self-leveling feature along with the adaptive suspension individually controlled electrically controlled dampers provide better accuracy and improve drive and handling dynamics. Damper response settings can vary depending on the mode selected with the Driving Experience Control switch, allowing the driver to choose between different modes to suit the driving state – Comfort, Sport, ECO PRO, and Adaptive. The M Sport variants get an additional Sport Mode for a sportier driving experience.
New BMW 5 Series 2021 Features
Modern Cockpit Concept with BMW Operating System The BMW Live Cockpit Professional includes 3D navigation, a 12.3 inch fully digital instrument display behind the steering wheel, and a larger 12.3. inch control display. Passengers in the vehicle can operate multiple functions by simply speaking to their BMW virtual assistant. There is an amazing synergy between the hands and the BMW Gesture Control which recognizes six pre-defined movements of the hands to control multiple functions. The integrated smartphone holder in the center console features inductive, wireless charging of mobile phones. Ensures smartphone connection with the car to access multiple functions with the help of wireless Apple CarPlay/Android Auto. Apart from this, it has Harman Kardon surround sound system, a high-end 16 speaker system with woofers, and it is world-unique in the automotive sector. The BMW heads-up display (530d) projects all necessary information for travel directly into the driver’s field of vision. With the help of BMW Display, the driver can maintain contact with his car round the clock.
Very Easy To Park
The new BMW 5 Series is equipped with best-in-class cutting-edge driver assistance systems. Parking Assistant Plus with Surround View Camera makes parking in tight spaces easy. The newly introduced Reversing Assistant provides unmatched convenience in reversing the vehicle from parking spaces or on narrow roads. It holds the record for the last 50 meters of drive and assisted by takeover steering. With the remote-control parking function, the driver can use the BMW display key from outside to steer the vehicle into a narrow parking spot. The Comfort Access system allows all four doors of the car to be opened without using a key. It also gets a tire pressure monitoring system that informs about the low air pressure.
BMW Efficient Dynamics includes features like 8-speed Steptronic Spart automatic transmission, auto start-stop, brake energy regeneration, electronic power steering, 50:50 weight distribution, and ECO PRO mode in Driving Experience Control. BMW safety technologies include Six Airbags, Attention Assistance, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) with Brake Assist, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) with Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), Electronic Differential Lock Control (EDLC), Corning Brake Control (CBC), electric parking brake with auto hold, side-impact protection, electronic vehicle immobilizer, and crash sensors, ISOFIX child seat mounting and emergency spare wheel.