BMW 5 Series: The Audio Information
BMW 5-Series was manufactured for the first time in the year 1972 and now it is into its 6th generation of production. The car was retailed in touring and sedan body styles. It is the 2nd bestselling car after 3 series.
5 Million+ Units Sold So Far
5 Series models have offered the perfect blend of luxury, performance, and interior space over the year. During the year 2008, the company manufactured its five millionth car, which was a 530d Saloon.
Unlike the older models, the current generation 5 Series is available as a sedan, and the wagon is replaced by 5 Series GT in North America. The 528i features a 2.0-L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that generates 240 horses of power and torsion of around 260 pound-feet.
The 5 Series has replaced the older 4-door new class sedans. The present naming convention was announced with E12.
Over Five Decades of Fantastic Journey
E39 5-Series was released in the year 1997 and it was there in existence till 2002. It was in the annual ten best lists for almost 6 years on Car and Driver magazine. It was the executive car of the year 2007.
E60 was awarded the ‘Best Prestige/ Luxury Car’ for the year 2006. As per Consumer Reports, E39 5-series is the best tested car for the year 2001-2002. JB car pages have awarded the 5 series as best-in-class vehicle with 4.5 star rating.