The 2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo is a tall, 4 door luxury hatchback with seating for five. The 2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo tailgate has a cover window and segmented back cover either allowing full access tailgate or trunk access does not disturb conventional cab. There are two trim levels: 535i and 550i.
2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo standard features include 18-inch wheels alloy a self-leveling rear air suspension, adaptive xenon headlights, LED fog lights, auto-dimming mirrors with external heating, a panoramic sunroof, front and rear parking sensors, sensor wipers rain, leather upholstery, a power tilt and telescoping steering wheel, the dual-zone automatic climate control, front seat positions 10 electrical, the driver memory settings and sliding and reclining seats split folding rear. They are also standard Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, interface iDrive electronics BMW, a navigation system, smart integration BMW Apps and a sound system 12 speakers with HD radio, a DVD CD and an iPod interface / USB.
In addition V8 engine, the 2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo adds different 18-inch wheels, keyless ignition and entry, operation tailgate handsfree, variable contour front seats 20-way and a camera rear view. A number of packages are offered at the 5 GT Series, starting with the line luxury and sporty M. The luxury line includes wheels 19 or 20 inches, upgraded leather upholstery and special interior trim. The M Sports package includes the same updates leather but adds different wheels 19 or 20 inches, a streamlined, dark kit (“Shadowline”) exterior trim, finishing options more spacious interiors and a flyer M.
The Premium Package for the 2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo includes keyless ignition and entry, smooth and close doors and satellite radio. Driver Assistance Package 535i adds a rearview camera and a head-up display. In the 550i, an Executive package combines non-standard contents of the two packages with controls cut ceramic metal and Harman Kardon audio system 16 speakers.
Available in all 2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Touring package includes LED lighting and automatic high beam headlights. The dynamic package adds adaptive suspension dampers and active roll stabilization. The Driver Assistance Plus package includes adaptive cruise control, a system monitoring blind spot warning system lane departure, top and side parking cameras and collision mitigation system with automatic braking. Cold weather package contributes headlight washers, the heated steering wheel and heated front and rear seats, while the luxury seating package adds ventilated front seats with “active” function that provides a subtle massage treatment on long trips. The 535i also won the 20-contour front seats when equipped with luxury seating package.
2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Stand-alone options include many of the above, plus four-wheel active steering, a self-parking, 16 speakers, an audio system Bang & Olufsen, shutters electric rear windows, an entertainment system for the rear seat and a camera with night vision pedestrian detection system.
2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Interior
The 2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo is most charming when you’ve installed inside. The design and materials meet the standards of the 2015 BMW 7 Series flagship, with liberal applications of supple leather, rich wood trim and well textured plastic. 535i standard front seats are quite comfortable in their own right, but the 20-way multi-contour seats (standard on the 550i) are worth every penny, providing superlative support and an incredible variety of settings. The spacious rear seats are almost as comfortable, thanks to the ability and inclination adjustment positions and generous passenger space. Aalso like the standard iDrive interface, but compared to some rival systems, it sometimes seems that requires a little more twists and clicks to get what you want.
Tailgate badge of 2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismohas two sections. The upper section is a typical back door hatchback with a seamless window, but if you only need to access the trunk area, you can leave the top in place and open only the lower section, which is the top with hinges as the tailgate of a sedan. A removable tray package creates a partition between the trunk and cabin stowage neatly under the cargo floor when not in use. BMW Why bother? Due to the opening of only the bottom keeps the sealed cabin, which allows free stress load on the weather. In terms of capacity, the trunk section can contain up to 17.7 cubic feet of material, while folding down the rear seat backs 40/20/40-split opens up to 63.6 cubic feet. The maximum figure is actually on par with the BMW X5 crossover, but most crossovers luxury midsize have more space.
2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Engine
The 2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo is powered by a motor line six-cylinder turbocharged 3.0-liter rated at 300 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque. Turbo 4.4-liter V8 550i production increases at a prodigious 445 horsepower and 480 pound-feet of torque. An automatic the rear wheel drive and eight-speed is standard, but buyers can opt for the 2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo xDrive all-wheel drive with either engine. Automatic engine stop-start is also included for both models. The EPA estimated fuel economy of the 535i GT at 22 mpg in combined driving (19 city / 28 highway), while the 535i xDrive reduced to 21 combined mpg (18/26). The 550i is rated at 19 mpg combined (16/25 rear-wheel drive and 16/24 with AWD).
2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Safety
Standard safety equipment for all 2015 BMW 5 Series GT includes antilock disc brakes, stability and the traction control, side airbags in the front seats, side curtain airbags and active front headrests. The brakes also feature rugged cast functions, Hill-holding and drying. A rearview camera is standard on the 550i GT and optional on the 535i GT. Also standard is emergency communications system BMW Assist, which includes Automatic Crash Notification, button, emergency response, remote door unlock and stolen vehicle recovery.
2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo optional safety features include a system of blind spot alert, a head-up display, a warning system of exit lane, automatic high beams, a system of automatic collision mitigation braking, top view and side cameras and parking camera night vision with pedestrian detection. In government crash tests, the 2015 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo received the top rating of five stars overall, including 4 stars for frontal impacts and five stars for side impacts.