BMW Malaysia has now introduced the official pricing for the 2024 G05-generation BMW X5 xDrive50e M Sport facelift in Malaysia, and the plug-in hybrid SUV is priced at RM486,800 as a base, with the BMW Service & Restore Inclusive together with the five-year prolonged guarantee and repair package deal at a further RM41,300 for a complete of RM528,100 on-the-road excluding insurance coverage.
For comparability, the outgoing X5 xDrive45e M Sport has been priced from RM456,620 (RM497,920 with the prolonged guarantee and repair package deal) as of January 2024, representing a hike of RM30,180 over the outgoing mannequin. Previewed for the Malaysian market earlier this month, the G05 X5 facelift involves market on this xDrive50e M Sport as the only variant, which positive aspects an up to date petrol-electric plug-in hybrid powertrain.
That is comprised of the carmaker’s 3.0 litre turbocharged inline-six petrol engine that has been uprated to provide 313 PS and 450 Nm of torque, which will get an improved electrical motor – now producing 197 PS and 280 Nm – situated between the engine and the eight-speed Steptronic computerized transmission.
Mixed output is now 489 PS and 700 Nm, or 95 PS and 100 Nm greater than the X5 xDrive45e it replaces. Totally deployed, the powertrain propels the X5 xDrive50e M Sport from 0-100 km/h in 4.8 seconds, to a prime velocity of 250 km/h.
Alongside the uprated powertrain additionally comes improved electric-only vary, because the G05 facelift xDrive50e M Sport is rated to realize as much as 110 km of EV vary on the WLTP testing normal, from its 29.5 kWh (25.7 kWh nett) lithium-ion battery; this improves upon the 77 km vary achieved by the earlier X5 xDrive45e.
Replenishing the battery, equally will get uprated with an onboard AC charger that now takes charging of as much as 7.4 kW (up from 3.7 kW), enabling a full cost in 4.5 hours, which is faster than that achieved by the earlier mannequin.
Visible cues which mark this out because the facelift embody a restyled fascia, that includes headlamps which are actually 35 mm narrower, containing a brand new DRL signature that’s comprised of outward-pointing arrows somewhat than the half-hexagon form used for the earlier design.
Its entrance grille will get cascade lighting with the Iconic Glow package deal, whereas the air breathers on the entrance fenders get a brand new design on their trailing edges. These are complemented by an ‘X motif’ fashioned by the redesigned back lights, which have a double-L signature. Right here, the M Sport trim specification means a sportier set of bumpers, entrance and rear. In the meantime, rolling inventory is a set of 21-inch Fashion 915M bi-colour light-alloy wheels.
The inside of the facelifted G05 X5 xDrive50e M Sport adopts the model’s present normal of BMW Curved Show, which is comprised of a 12.3-inch instrumentation show and a 14.9-inch touchscreen, with infotainment dealt with by BMW Working System 8.5.
Consolation and comfort options embody the BMW Mild Bar, a Harman Kardon Encompass sound system, Consolation Entry, Driving Assistant Skilled, Parking Assistant Skilled and Merino leather-based upholstery; the latter obtainable in black or Tartufo.
For exterior colors, the 2024 G05 BMW X5 xDrive50e M Sport in Malaysia could be laid out in Black Sapphire, Manhattan, Mineral White and Skyscraper Gray.
To recap, the 2024 G05 BMW X5 xDrive50e M Sport is on sale in Malaysia at RM528,100 on-the-road excluding insurance coverage, from a base worth of RM486,800 with the addition of BMW Service & Restore Inclusive together with the five-year prolonged guarantee and repair package deal at a further RM41,300.
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