2018 BMW 540Change Year or Vehicle
of the 2018 BMW 540. Base trim shown.
From the Cars.com Vehicle Test Team
- Active suspension available
- Adaptive LED headlights standard
- All-wheel drive available
- Cabin quality
- Apple CarPlay connectivity available
- Backseat isn't that roomy
- Styling may be too evolutionary for some
- Mid-size luxury sedan
- Turbo four-cylinder (530i) or six-cylinder (540i) engine
- Gesture-recognition system available
- Remote-control parking available
- Plug-in hybrid, M Performance versions available
What it is: The BMW 5 Series is a mid-size luxury sedan that was redesigned last year. It competes with cars such as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and Audi A6.
Plug-in hybrid and M Performance models have arrived. The M550i has a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V-8 that makes 456 horsepower, while the 530e iPerformance has a plug-in hybrid drivetrain that combines a turbo 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with an electric motor. The rest of the lineup sees minor trim and packaging changes, including a newly available Dynamic Handling Package for the 530i and 530e.
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The ride is firmer than I would like.
The power is good and at the same time very quiet. The vehicle is much easier getting out of the the Corvette. The dash was well laid out and easy to read, without heads up display. Read full review
This car is very comfortable despite wearing 20" RF tires. M-Sport suspension works great, multi-contour seats are the best seats I've ever tried. Voice control just works despite our poor verbal ... Read full review
The 2018 BMW 540 currently has 0 recalls
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