As if not to be outdone by their arch-rivals, the Mercedes E-Class refresh the display, BMW also make over of its flagship sedan, the 5 Series. But changes made by BMW is not as big as the Mercedes E-Class. The automaker, based in Munich, Germany this only changes are minor.
On the exterior, the BMW designers make 5 Series inbi looks more elegant with subtle design lines more than the previous generation. In the executive class sedan front bumper has a new, redesigned headlights, additional contour line around the typical BMW twin kidney grille and rear lights with new graphics.
As for the cabin, the BMW also did some improvements. Such as the LCD screen in the middle of the cockpit gets a new design. For Sedan and Touring versions, manufacturers add capacity storage and cup holders in the center console. As for the Gran Turismo variant gain wider luggage capacity of about 60 liters. So that the luggage capacity of 500 liters.
To spur the kitchen, BMW announced that it was making modifications to comply with the regulations of the Euro 6 emissions are set to start in September 2013. But the producers also added a new engine variant, the 518d for the European market. The diesel engine has a capacity of 2.0L 4-cylinder that can generate power of 141 hp. Fuel consumption is claimed to reach 22 km / liter while exhaust emissions 119 g / km.
As for the North American market, BMW added a variant 535d. This variant carrying line 6-cylinder diesel engine equipped with a 255 hp turbocharged engine produces power at 4,000 rpm.