BMW X5 xDrive SportX Plus variant launched in India, 0-100 kms in just 5.5 seconds

New Delhi: Luxury carmaker BMW on Monday launched the new BMW X5 xDrive SportX Plus variant in India.

The new BMW X5 xDrive30d SportX Plus and BMW X5 xDrive40i SportX Plus have been locally manufactured at the BMW plant in Chennai and can now be booked at

The BMW X5 xDrive30d SportX Plus and BMW X5 xDrive40i SportX Plus are available at attractive prices (ex-showroom) as follows –

BMW X5 xDrive30d SportX Plus: Rs 79,50,000

BMW X5 xDrive40i SportX Plus: Rs 77,90,000

The BMW X5 sports a sculptured bonnet and short overhangs with an elongated one-piece hexagonal kidney grille, which gives an attractive look to the iconic front. It gets front LED headlights and LED fog lamps along with rear 3D wrap-around LED taillights that reach the far edges and the roof rails are in satin-finish aluminum.

The interior has comfort and functionality in an extremely sporty atmosphere. Exclusive functions like sports leather steering wheel, electric seat adjustment with memory function, exterior mirror package add to the comfort. The car gets a panoramic glass roof and welcome light carpet, six-dimmable design with ambient lighting, four-zone automatic climate control with extended features, electroplated controls and electrically adjustable roller sunblinds.

The three-litre six-cylinder diesel engine of the BMW X5 xDrive30d produces 195 kW / 265 hp and a maximum torque of 620 Nm at 1,500 – 2,500 rpm. The car accelerates from 0-100 km/h in just 6.5 seconds. The three-litre six-cylinder petrol engine of the BMW X5 xDrive40i produces 250 kW / 340 hp and maximum torque of 450 Nm at 1,500 – 5,200 rpm. The car accelerates from 0-100 km/h in just 5.5 seconds.

Electronically controlled ‘Automatic Differential Brakes/Lock’ (ADB-X), Extended ‘Dynamic Traction Control’ (DTC), Hill Start Assist and Hill Descent Control help conquer every terrain. The adaptive suspension with its individual electronically controlled dampers delivers exceptional accuracy and improves drive and handling dynamics. For even more driving pleasure, it is available with steering wheel paddle shifters and cruise control with braking function as standard.

It has BMW Gesture Control, BMW Display Key, BMW Head-Up Display and wireless Apple CarPlay® / Android Auto. Running the latest BMW Operating System 7.0, the modern cockpit concept BMW Live Cockpit Professional also includes a 3D navigation, a high-resolution instrument cluster behind the steering wheel, a 12.3” screen and a control display measuring 12.3”.

BMW safety technology includes six airbags, Attentiveness Assistance, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) with cornering brake control (CBC), electric parking brake with auto hold, side-impact protection, electronic vehicle immobilizer and crash sensor, ISOFIX child seat Includes mounting and integrated emergency. Spare wheel under load floor.