2021 BMW 5 Series Review


Getting behind the wheel of a luxury vehicle like a BMW is quite the experience. There are so many things you can get within the vehicle and, of course, the performance can be outstanding and invigorating.

Meet the BMW 5 Series, the executive sedan that can do it all for you. From unique safety features to high-end performance, the BMW 5 Series takes the BMW name and emblem and enhances the experience you expect. You have your chance to get the BMW 5 Series at BMW of Arlington and hit the roads of Arlington, Dallas, and Fort Worth, TX, in style.


2021 BMW 5 Series: Engine

BMW 5 Series PerformanceBMW is known for performance. That all starts with an engine made with quality in mind.

The BMW 5 Series comes with a 2.0L BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder engine that gets 248 horsepower and 257 lb-ft of torque. You get the performance level you need to get your vehicle up to speed, get it to perform the way you want to, and ride smoothly to your destination.

With the inclusion of an 8-speed Sport Automatic transmission with Sport and Manual shift modes, you get a transmission that is designed to create a smooth ride in all situations and conditions. This is just another way that BMW is continuing to make performance a primary factor in the design of its vehicles.

BMW 5 Series: Safety

Every time you get behind the wheel, you want to know that you are protected and being kept safe in the line of potential incidents. The BMW 5 Series comes equipped with a number of features that can help you keep your attention and be alert and ready in the event of a possible accident.

Active Driving Assistant is a feature that comes with a number of resources, from Frontal Collision Warning to Active Blind Spot Detection to Lane Departure Warning. This is your tool to get a sense of your surroundings and to stay the course when you are driving.

In addition, in the event of an accident, BMW offers some unique features that take care of matters for you. Active Protection System detects when an accident is imminent and automatically prepares the vehicle by pre-tensioning safety belts, closing the windows and moonroof, and activating post-crash braking. BMW Assist eCall™ comes with Emergency Request (SOS button) and Enhanced Automatic Collision Notification, helping you to know when you have been in a collision and sending out a call for assistance.

BMW 5 Series: Technology Features

5 Series Technology FeaturesA luxury vehicle is not complete without the technology inside. You want to have all of the features necessary to stay connected, informed, and entertained while you drive.

The BMW 5 Series comes with Enhanced USB and Bluetooth® plus Smartphone Integration. You also get Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility, allowing you access to your favorite apps for use as you navigate the roads.

In addition, drivers will love the 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster and 12.3-inch central information display, providing all of the information needed to keep up with your vehicle and how it is performing. The multi-input iDrive 7.0 system, operated using voice, touch, or controller, can give you access to everything from the USB and Bluetooth® connections to navigation and more.


Schedule Your Test Drive Today

When you sit behind the wheel of a BMW, you certainly feel a sense of power and performance. Get that experience today when you visit BMW of Arlington and schedule a test drive.

Take the BMW 5 Series out for a spin and see how it can help your commute around Arlington, Dallas, and Fort Worth, Texas!