BMW plans to refresh the 5 Series GT, a model which, as we all know, did not succeeded to impress. Sales figures were not very good in the United States, a clear sign that the upcoming version, namely the facelift model, has to come with several improvements. The main problem of the BMW 5 Series [...]
We have a fresh batch of spy photos with the new BMW 5 Series GT, a model which will receive a subtle facelift very soon. Despite the poor sales of this model, the Germans at BMW really hope that a facelift treatment for the F07 5 Series GranTurismo will do the job. As these new [...]
BMW 5 Series range extended with EfficientDynamics Edition, new Turbo Engines and M Sport Package for GT variant
It is clearly that the Germans from BMW are preparing some serious improvements for all the major models in the range considering the big amount of information released by the Bavarians in the last few days. If few days ago we talked about the improvements following to be available for the current 3 Series and [...]
As you probably know, especially if you are an American customer, BMW quitted offering a wagon version of 5 Series in the States and came with the Gran Turismo variant, a model which should have been successfully replace the more familiar wagon version. Unfortunately for the Bavarians, the 5 Series GT registered extremely poor sales, [...]
The Italian fashion house Trussardi teamed up with the Germans from BMW in order to create a tuning package able to improve the appearance of the current 5 Series GT F07. Talking about a partnership with a fashion house, you have to expect major aesthetics tweaks and less performance upgrades. The Italians from Trussardi are [...]
The recent recalls from various car manufacturers seem to have been a bad omen for BMW, as the company also encountered problems and needed to recall units of the BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo from both the US and China.
BMW, the world’s leader of the premium car manufacturers, is constantly enlarging its range of models that benefits of all-wheel drive. Starting in June, BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo will be available with BMW xDrive system for the 530d and 550i engines. Starting September, the option expands to all model’s engines and BMW 740d xDrive [...]
The German tuning house has modified BMW 5 Series GT to show everyone that the SAV may look good from whatever angle you look. Hamann wanted to prove to everyone that even the most controversial models on the market may look good when they fit on the hands of an experienced tuner. Germans tried their [...]
Hamann Motorsports is a German tuning company that specializes in BMW, Land Rover and Ferrari. That first one is the one we’re interested in, obviously. What Hamann have been involved into recently is the improvement of the GT variant of the BMW 5 Series.
Seeing how the BMW X6 has had a tremendous success, the Bavarians are seriously considering the creation of a smaller brother for it. Since it’s launch back in 2008 the BMW X6 has sold over 80.000 units so it would only make sense to make a smaller, more affordable version of it.