The 2024 BMW X5 is one of the most popular midsize luxury SUVs on the market right now. It mixes style, technology, comfort, and performance. The 2024 model year brings some exciting updates to the X5, including new design details, expanded standard equipment, electrification across-the-board, and advancements in digital technology.
2024 BMW X5 Dimensions
The 2024 BMW X5 is 194.3 inches in length, 78.9 inches in width, and 69 inches in height. Its wheelbase is 117.1 inches, and its curb weight ranges from 4,813 lbs to 5,425 lbs depending on the model. The X5 offers seating for five passengers as standard, but an optional third row can increase the capacity to seven.
New 2024 BMW X5 Ground Clearance
The 2024 BMW X5 has a ground clearance of 8.7 inches, which is enough to handle some light off-road terrain. However, you may choose the optional Off-Road Package, which adds an air suspension system and increases or decreases ride height by up to 1.6 inches, if you want greater capacity and adaptability. The package also includes four driving modes (xSand, xGravel, xRocks and xSnow) that adjust the powertrain, suspension and traction settings to suit different surfaces.
The 2024 BMW X5 has a generous boot space of 33.9 cubic feet behind the second row, which can be expanded to 72.3 cubic feet by folding down the rear seats. The boot has a power tailgate with hands-free opening and closing, as well as a split tailgate that can be used as a bench or a loading platform. The optional third row reduces the boot space to 12.8 cubic feet behind it, but it can be folded down electronically when not in use.
The 2024 BMW X5 comes with different tyre sizes depending on the model and the package. The base sDrive40i and xDrive40i models come with 19-inch alloy wheels with run-flat all-season tyres (265/50 R19). The plug-in hybrid xDrive50e model comes with 20-inch alloy wheels with run-flat all-season tyres (275/45 R20). The performance-oriented M60i xDrive model comes with 21-inch alloy wheels with run-flat performance tyres (275/40 R21 front and 315/35 R21 rear).
The 2024 BMW X5 offers four engine options to suit different needs and preferences. All engines are paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission and feature a 48V mild-hybrid system that enhances efficiency and performance.
- The sDrive40i and xDrive40i versions’ 3.0-liter inline-six turbocharged engines provide 335 horsepower and 331 lb-ft of torque. In contrast to the xDrive40i, the sDrive40i has rear-wheel drive.
- The M60i xDrive model’s 4.4-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine produces 523 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque. The M60i xDrive has an all-wheel drive system with an M Sport differential that enhances traction and handling.
New 2024 BMW X5 Mileage
The 2024 BMW X5 has different fuel economy ratings depending on the engine option and the driving mode.Following are some projections based on EPA ratings:
- The sDrive40i model is Expect to get 25 mpg overall, 29 mpg on the interstate, and 23 mpg in the city.
- The xDrive40i variant is Expect to get 23 mpg overall, 25 mpg on the interstate, and 21 mpg in the city.
- The xDrive50e model has an estimated fuel economy of 50 MPGe combined when using both gas and electric power, and 20 mpg combined when using gas only.
The 2024 BMW X5 has different top speed limits depending on the engine option and the tyre option. Here are some examples:
- The sDrive40i and xDrive40i models have a top speed of 130 mph with all-season tyres, and 155 mph with performance tyres.
- The xDrive50e model has a top speed of 130 mph with all-season tyres, and 146 mph with performance tyres.
- The M60i xDrive model has a top speed of 155 mph with performance tyres, and 177 mph with the optional M Driver’s Package.
The 2024 BMW X5 has different starting prices depending on the model and the destination and handling fee. Here are some examples:
- The sDrive40i model has a starting price of $65,200 plus $995 destination and handling fee.
- The xDrive40i model has a starting price of $67,500 plus $995 destination and handling fee.
- The xDrive50e model has a starting price of $72,500 plus $995 destination and handling fee.
- The M60i xDrive model has a starting price of $89,300 plus $995 destination and handling fee.
The 2024 BMW X5 has a refreshed look that enhances its sporty and elegant appeal. The front fascia features a new design for the signature BMW kidney grille, which is now illuminated as standard. The headlights are also redesign, featuring slimmer LED units with optional Laserlight technology that can project up to 600 meters ahead. New trapezoidal exhaust tips and a bumper with three-dimensional LED taillights are both found on the back fascia. The X5 also offers various exterior colors, trim elements, and packages to customize its appearance.
2024 BMW X5 Interior
The New BMW X5 has a spacious and luxurious interior that offers comfort and convenience for the driver and passengers. The cabin features high-quality materials, such as leather upholstery, wood or metal trim, and ambient lighting. The seats are power-adjustable, heated, and ventilated, with optional massage function. Additionally, the X5 has a tonne of storage space, cup holders, USB ports, and wireless device charging. The panoramic sunroof lets in natural light and fresh air, while the four-zone automatic climate control keeps everyone comfortable.
The 2024 BMW X5 has a comprehensive suite of safety features that help prevent or mitigate accidents and protect the occupants.
- Active Blind Spot Detection: Alerts you to hazards in blind spots with visual cues in exterior mirrors and steering wheel vibrations.
- Lane Departure Warning: Alerts you when you unintentionally drift out of your lane without signaling.
- Rear Cross Traffic Alert: Warns you of approaching traffic when reversing out of a parking spot or driveway.