A new rechargeable hybrid 5 Series for China

November 29, 2014 at 22:58

At the auto show in Guangzhou, which was in China, BMW presented the new 5 Series sedan with rechargeable hybrid engine. New car with 530Le index will be collected in a joint venture in China, for the market of which is presented a new modification. Bavarian novelty is based on an extended version of the sedan 5 Series. In the BMW did not make changes in the appearance of the car presented, the only difference is the badges “530 Le”, which are placed on the front fenders of the car.
Plug-in hybrid “Five” is equipped with a new power unit, consisting of a petrol 3-liter four-cylinder turbo engine N20 with capacity of 242 horse powers, and an additional electric motor developing 30 hp Transmission in Le-version of the 8-speed automatic.

BMW rechargeable hybrid 5 Series pics

BMW rechargeable hybrid 5 Series picture

According to the manufacturer’s average fuel consumption of new vehicle will be at the level of 2.1 liters per 100 km and CO2 emissions will not exceed 49 g / km. Battery capacity is sufficient for the 58-kilometer trip completely on electricity and a top speed in this case is 120 km / h.

BMW rechargeable hybrid 5 Series pics

BMW rechargeable hybrid 5 Series picture

BMW 530Le will be produced at the joint with the Chinese Brilliance plant in Shenyang. Home sales scheduled for the beginning of 2015, the price of the car is not yet known.

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