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BMW i5 Touring

BMW i5 Touring deliveries underway in the UK

The BMW i5 Touring is the first ever all-electric 5 Series Touring and customer deliveries are now underway in the UK – one of the most important sales regions for the car.

Two BMW i5 Touring models are available, the i5 eDrive40, with a 300-348 mile driving range, priced from £69,945, and the i5 M60, with a 277-314 mile driving range, 601 hp and a 3.9 second 0-62 mph acceleration time – priced from £99,995.

The electric motor of the BMW i5 eDrive40 Touring is located on the rear axle and generates a maximum output of 340 hp and a maximum torque of up to 430 Nm with Sport Boost or Launch Control function. The BMW i5 eDrive40 Touring accelerates from zero to 62 mph in 6.1 seconds.

In the BMW i5 M60 xDrive Touring, two drive units on the front and rear axles together form an electric all-wheel drive with up to 601 hp. With M Launch Control or M Sport Boost activated, the system torque is increased to 820 Nm. The model accelerates from a standstill to 62 mph in 3.9 seconds and its top speed is electronically limited to 143 mph.

In both models, the high-voltage battery located in the underbody provides a usable energy content of 81.2 kWh. In addition to the efficient electric motors, adaptive recuperation and heat pump technology for heating and cooling the interior, drive and high-voltage battery contribute to the long-distance capability of the BMW i5 Touring. The WLTP range is 277 to 314 miles for the BMW i5 M60 xDrive Touring and 300 to 348 miles for the BMW i5 eDrive40 Touring.

The battery can be charged with alternating current with an output of up to 22 kW as standard on both the new Sport model and BMW i5 M60. This is available as an option on all other models. The high-voltage battery can be charged with direct current with a power of up to 205 kW. Anticipatory thermal management for the high-voltage battery optimises efficiency when using rapid charging stations.

The Sport edition provides an entry point into the BMW i5 range, and features 19-inch light alloy wheels and Phytonic Blue Metallic paint as standard. The BMW i5 eDrive40 Sport edition is equipped with AC Professional Charging, allowing up to 22kW charging as standard.

The BMW i5 Touring in M Sport trim comes with 19-inch light alloy wheels as standard, with up to 21-inch alloy wheels available as an option.

The M Sport Pro model includes a M Rear spoiler, M high-gloss Shadowline and high-gloss black BMW Kidney Grille with Iconic Glow, and comes as standard with 20-inch M light alloy wheels and M Sport brakes in red high-gloss.

The BMW i5 M60 xDrive Touring comes as standard with 20-inch M aerodynamic wheels, Adaptive suspension Professional and a Bowers & Wilkins Surround Sound System with up to 18 speakers.

The i5 Touring has a luggage compartment volume that can be expanded from 570 to up to 1,700 litres.