2019 BMW X5 Review

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If you want a luxury vehicle that can keep up with your active lifestyle and fit the whole family, the 2019 BMW X5 may be the ultimate SUV for you. With exhilarating performance, luxurious interior, and cutting-edge technology features, this BMW SUV ensures an entertaining and comfortable drive around Arlington, Dallas, Fort Worth, and beyond.

In this BMW X5 review, we at BMW of Arlington will give you a detailed overview of what this model has to offer inside and out. Read ahead to get a closer look at the many incredible features and capabilities that the 2019 BMW X5 brings to the table!

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Invigorating Performance of the BMW X5

Invigorating Performance of the BMW X5The BMW X5 comes with a 3.0L BMW TwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder engine that impressively delivers 335 horsepower and 330 lb-ft of torque. This formidable engine is paired with an athletic 8-speed STEPTRONIC automatic transmission with Sport and Manual shift modes.

The BMW X5 also has wheel-mounted paddle shifters and Driving Dynamics Control with ECO PRO, COMFORT, SPORT, and SPORT+ modes for an even more personalized and responsive driving experience.

There’s also an available 4.4L TwinPower Turbo V8 engine that boosts the X5 model’s power to 456 horsepower and 479 lb-ft of torque. This kind of power gives the X5 the capability to go from 0 to 60 MPH in just 4.6 seconds.

When properly equipped, the BMW X5 can also handle quite a bit of trailer weight. With the right stuff, this model offers a towing capacity that exceeds 7,000 pounds.

Sophisticated Interior Design & Space

Inside the 2019 BMW X5, you’ll discover a spacious cabin that can comfortably accommodate multiple passengers, especially with the optional third row of seats. No matter which of the seven available seats you decide to sit in, you’ll have more than enough wiggle room to enjoy with these interior dimensions:

First Row of Seats

Second Row of Seats


40.8 inches

40.8 inches


39.8 inches

37.4 inches

Shoulder Room

60.0 inches

58.1 inches

You can even fold the seats down and use the 72.3 cubic feet of cargo volume inside the BMW X5 to haul a variety of items. With this kind of cargo space, you’ll be able to pack in a weekend’s worth of camping gear, sports equipment, full-size suitcases, huge hauls of groceries, and much more.

However, what is truly impressive about the BMW X5 interior is its elegant feel and luxurious level of comfort. From the panoramic moonroof to the fine line stripe brown high-gloss Wood trim and the available Vernasca Leather upholstery, the BMW X5 cabin seamlessly unites luxury with convenience.

The front sport seats have a 16-way power adjustment with 4-way lumbar support that will keep you comfortable, no matter how long your drive is. You’ll also be able to adjust the temperature to your personal preference with the automatic climate control with separate left/right temperature.

Advanced Technology for Personalized Driving

Whether you’re connecting to your favorite entertainment or controlling what’s being displayed, the BMW X5 provides high-end technology features to further personalize its features to meet your needs.

Advanced Technology for Personalized Driving

The Live Cockpit Professional utilizes two 12.3-inch displays that will show the information you want to see on your dashboard or on the windshield with the available Head-Up Display. The iDrive 7.0 system also has a customizable layout and can be operated by your voice, on the touchscreen display, or iDrive touchpad Controller.

The iDrive 7.0 system can be used to do all kinds of things including make hands-free phone calls via Bluetooth®, provide access to your favorite apps, provide turn-by-turn navigation to all your destinations, and even keep you up-to-date about traffic and weather along your route.

Also, you can use the convenient features of Connected Package Professional in the 2019 X5 that include Real Time Traffic and On-Street Parking Availability. With it, you’ll receive the BMW Remote Services and Concierge Services as a part of this technology.

State-of-the-Art Active Safety Features

The technology within the 2019 BMW X5 also provides a heightened level of safety for your daily drives. This BMW SUV offers a wide variety of advanced active safety features that act like a smart co-pilot to help you stay safe and confident in all kinds of driving conditions. Some of the best active safety features that you can opt for in this model include:

  • 2019 BMW X5 ReviewActive Blind Spot Detection, which keeps tabs on your blind spots around your vehicle and alerts you when another vehicle has entered a blind spot, so you can actively avoid it
  • Adaptive Cruise Control, which maintains a constant pre-set distance to the vehicle ahead
  • Daytime Pedestrian Protection, which is constantly searching for pedestrians near your vehicle and automatically applies the brakes if one is detected, so that you can avoid an accident
  • Frontal Collision Warning with City Collision Mitigation, which monitors the speed of your vehicle as well as the vehicles around you and automatically applies the brakes when it detects that you’re approaching another vehicle too quickly
  • Lane Departure Warning, which keeps an eye on your lane lines and alerts you if you begin to drift from your lines, so you don’t accidentally merge in front of another vehicle
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert, which monitors your blind spots of the vehicle when you’re in reverse, so that you can back out of any spot with confidence

Experience the 2019 BMW X5 with Us!

As you can see, the 2019 BMW X5 was designed to handle anything that you throw at it. Whether you’re heading into the great unknown for an adventure with the family or around the corner to the grocery store, the BMW X5 can get you there in style.

If the 2019 BMW X5 sounds like it’s the right choice to get you around Arlington, Dallas, and Fort Worth, stop by BMW of Arlington to learn more about this vehicle and let our team help you decide which trim level is right for you. Once you pick out the specific BMW X5 you like, take it off our lot and out onto the roads for a test drive!

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