The 2013 BMW X5 is offered in xDrive35i, xDrive35d, xDrive50iand X5 M model series. In addition, the xDrive35i X5 is available, Premium and Sport Activity trim levels. Standard equipment for the xDrive35i and X5 includes eighteen-inch aluminum wheels, the automatic adaptive xenon headlights, LED Corona ring running lights, fog lights and the adaptive brake lights, rain-sensing wipers, heated and Usher jets.
2013 BMW X5 Interior
2013 BMW X5 xDrive35i comes standard with leatherette two-zone automatic climate control seats, -10 way power front seats, push-button ignition and. Bluetooth standard and the drive control and a stereo 205-watt with 10 speakers, CD/MP3 player, USB/iPod connection, HD Radio and satellite radio and auxiliary audio input jack,.
2013 BMW X5 Optional Features
X5 xDrive35i Premium is equipped with 19-inch wheels, beige leather seats, power tilt/telescoping steering wheel, heated front seats, wood interior trim, the interior lights, dark-tinted rear privacy glass and a panoramic sunroof. In addition, the model gives power tailgate, front and rear park assist sensors and auto-dimming mirrors inside and outside. X5 xDrive Sport Activity model adds 20-inch wheels, manual front-seat thigh support Adjusters, Shadow-line trim, sport steering wheel, Anthracite Headliner and top speed increased. The xDrive35d X5 designed like the Premium model, but not the steering wheel power tilt/telescoping or 19-inch wheels.
The xDrive50i X5 designed like the Premium model and adds navigation system. BMW X5 M includes high-performance mechanical parts, 20-way multi-contour front sport seats, premium leather Upholstery with a long leather treatment, 600-watt premium sound systemand special trim inside and out.
A Convenience package for the base xDrive35i combines the power soft-close doors, auto-dimming mirrors, panoramic sunroof, lighting and wood trim. For Premium and Sport Activity versions, Convenience package includes Comfort Access keyless entry, Four-zone automatic climate control, power soft-close doors, the side window sunshades, navigation, camera repairs and a general garage door opener. The contents are grouped into Premium package for the xDrive35d and xDrive50i models.
All models X5 xDrive35i base can be equipped with the Cold Weather package and Premium Sound package (16-speaker premium audio system, satellite radio). All models X5 xDrive35i and X5 M can be equipped with the Luxury package concentrations (20-way power multi-contour front seats, leather and perforated) and a pack of Technology.
Sport Activity package for the xDrive35d and xDrive50i includes 19-inch wheels, -10 way power sport seats (xDrive35d), 20-way power multi-contour sport seats (xDrive50i), power tilt/telescoping steering wheel sport, Anthracite Headliner and Shadow-line exterior trim. An M Sport package for the X5 xDrive35i Sport Activity adds unique wheels and performance tires, the sport suspension, M Sport steering wheel, xenon adaptive headlights, M aerodynamics body kit, seats in leather/Alcantara sport and a unique color.
For xDrive50i X5, M Sport package adds 19-inch wheels, performance tires, self-healing suspension, 20-way power multi-contour sport seats, the M aerodynamics body kit, M Sport steering wheel, adaptive xenon headlights, Shadow-line without color, Headliner Anthracite and top speed increased. X5 xDrive35i Sport Activity and X5 xDrive50i can also be equipped with M Performance package that adds extra horses, shifter paddles, stainless and pedals steel.
IM high-performance X5 is offered only with Active Seat package, The driver package and Rear Climate package (4-zone automatic climate control, rear side window sunshades). Options are also offered separately and depending on the model, these are the highlights: the third-row seat, rear-seat entertainment system, LED lighting and full, Steering Active, Active Cruise Control, Adaptive Drive with Active roll stabilization and Lane-departure warning.
2013 BMW X5 Engine
The xDrive35i X5 is equipped with a turbocharged engine, the 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine that delivers 300 horsepower and 300 lb. ft. of torque. An automatic transmission 8-speed standard and all models X5 equipped with xDrive all-wheel drive. The xDrive35d X5 offers a 3.0-liter, 6-cylinder turbo-diesel engine that generating 265 horsepower and 425 lb. ft. torque. It is paired with an automatic transmission 6-speed.
The xDrive50i X5 shows twin turbocharged, 4.4-liter V-8 engine which generates upto 400 horsepower and 450 lb. ft. of torque, powering all 4-wheels through an automatic transmission 8-speed. BMW X5 M has a turbocharged twin, 4.4-liter V-8 engine producing 555 horsepower and 500 lb. ft. of torque and this model is equipped with a 6-speed M Sport automatic transmission.
2013 BMW X5 Safety
2013 BMW X5 is equipped with 6 air bags, traction control and stability, hill-start assist and control, hill-descent and a 4-wheel disc anti-lock braking system with brake fade compensation, brake drying, brake stand-by and adaptive features brake light. BMW Assist telematics with 4 years of Automatic Collision service Notification is also standard.
Safety-related options include front and rear park assist sensors, cameras and external, Active Cruise Control, lane-departure warning and automatic beam high lights. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) gives the 2013 BMW X5 a 4-star general crash-test rating out of 5 stars), but the impact of the imperfect test result for both the driver and front-seat passenger rates only 3 stars.