The new BMW 5 Series Saloon has been crowned with the Car of the Year 2017 by the magazine “What Car?” They have an annual awards ceremony in which the best car of the year gets an official award. BMW 5 Series got the top honor – The Car of the Year 2017. Also, they took the award Best Luxury Car, at the presentation which took place in London on January, 11.
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The new BMW 5 Series Saloon uses the latest BMW technology to create a much more refined, lighter, and safer models recreating the brand’s history and technology. You should know that the new generation family of Twin Power Turbo units provide impressive performance gains yet reduced fuel consumption and, of course, emissions. BMW 5 Series Saloon made quite a step ahead of all with the driver assistance technologies, including BMW Lane Keeping Assistant and Lane Change Assistant. The brand made a significant step closer to fully autonomous driving.
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“It’s hard to recall another year with so many exceptional new models vying for our overall <Car of the Year> award, which makes the BMW 5 Series’ victory all the more impressive. The 520d SE with optional variable dampers is the pick of the 5 Series range. But whichever version you choose, you’ll be getting one of the classiest cars on sale today”,
said Jim Holder, Editorial Director at What Car?
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Hildegard Wortmann, BMW Group’s Senior Vice President said it’s a true honor for the BMW 5 Series to win the prestigious “Car of the Year” award. Due to the fact that they work very hard to stay on top, they receive the award accordingly. alongside the BMW’s core models.
“The BMW 5 Series is a brand-shaping saloon and in times of rapid change within the automotive industry we believe the seventh generation model points the way into the future.”
In addition to all that, the BMW i3 94 Ah won the title of Best Electric Car in the £20,000-£40,000 category.
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The BMW M140i was named Best Hot Hatch in the over £25,000 category.
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The BMW 5 Series is now available to order with prices starting from £36,025. If you’re interested in having the best car available today you should find out more on their Official WEBSITE.
Discover the “What Car?” winners on their website.