BMW 5 ActiveHybrid dimensions
Latest model: BMW 5 ActiveHybrid (2013)
Length: 192.9 (in) = 4899 (mm)
Width: 82.4 (in) = 2094 (mm)
Height: 57.6 (in) = 1464 (mm)
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BMW 5 ActiveHybrid details:
BMW takes the development of intelligent hybrid drive systems to the next level with the introduction of the BMW 5 Activehybrid - another series-produced model in which a combustion motor and electric motor join forces to improve both efficiency and the brand's hallmark driving pleasure. The BMW 5 Activehybrid brings together a BMW Twinpower Turbo six-cylinder in-line motor, an electric drive system and an eight-speed automatic gearbox for the first time. The latest generation of BMW Activehybrid technology also adds precisely controlled - and therefore extremely effective - energy management to the combination. All of which gives the BMW 5 Activehybrid an exceptional balance of performance and fuel efficiency for the luxury executive vehicle class. Its drive system generates combined output of 250 Kw/340 hp, enables the vehicle to be driven on electric performance alone up to 60 km/h (37 mph), accelerates the BMW 5 Activehybrid from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 5. 9 seconds, limits average fuel consumption to between 6. 4 and 7. 0litres per 100 kilometres (44 - 40 mpg imp) and has CO2 emissions of just 149 - 163 grams per kilometre (figures according to EU test cycle, may vary according to the tyre format specified).
The 225 Kw/306 hp six-cylinder in-line motor with BMW Twinpower Turbo technology in the BMW 5 Activehybrid is the same unit renowned for its free-revving capability, pulling performance and efficiency in the BMW 535i. The electric motor, meanwhile, develops 40 Kw/55 hp and is supplied with energy by a high-performance lithium-ion battery integrated into the luggage space.
A harmonious blend of performance from the two drive systems is transferred to the back wheels by the eight-speed automatic gearbox. additionally to its full-hybrid construction, which allows purely electric and therefore emission-free driving in urban conditions, the BMW 5 Activehybrid boasts not only the sportiest performance in its sphere segment but also a double-digit percentage improvement in fuel efficiency over the BMW 535i.