Bmw X5 Hybrid Is Ready For Shanghai Debut

Bmw X5 Hybrid Is Ready For Shanghai Debut

Ten days ago, BMW has revealed the secret to his pilot in hybrid SUV lineup, though the debut was only "online".

Now the Bavarian company is preparing for the "real" presentation of new items. The venue has been elected to the auto show in Shanghai. And to remind them about the imminent premiere, the automaker has shared new photos of the process of preparing your car for an auto show.

Appearance of the BMW X5 xDrive40e looks identical to the X5 eDrive, which showed in September 2013. Innovative powerplant car consists of a 2.0-litre 4-cylinders turbo petrol engine of 245 HP and the electric motor 113 HP located inside the checkpoint. Total installed power - 313 HP, However, and it's a lot, because cars are designed to be a eco-friendly vehicle and not as a sports car.

These characteristics will allow X5 xDrive40e to accelerate to 100 km/h in just 6.8 seconds. Maximum vehicle speed is 210 km/h.

Of course, the crossover can go and mode of electric traction. Though not for long - just 31 kilometers, and the maximum speed is 120 km/h. However, upon exhaustion of the charge to the work again fuel the engine and re-charge the battery. In hybrid mode, the fuel consumption is very small - 3.4 liters per 100 kilometers.