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Based on the BMW 535i Sedan, the ActiveHybrid 5 brings together BMW's 3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo inline six-cylinder engine, an electric drive system and an eight-speed automatic transmission for the first time.
The new BMW 5 Series passed the latest Euro NCAP crash test with the top rating of 5 stars with its outstanding results on vehicle occupant protection for adults and children, pedestrian protection and standard safety features.
Celebrating the world premiere of a new luxury sedan developed specifically for the Chinese market, BMW is showing the long-wheelbase version of the new BMW 5 Series Sedan at the 2010 Auto China Show in Beijing.