April 3rd, 2017 by

In the conversation of the industry’s most impressive midsize luxury SUVs, the 2017 X5 is without question a centerpiece.

Yet, what — specifically — makes it so?

Keep reading to receive the inside scoop.

No doubt the bad boy of the X5 lineup, the top-of-the-line xDrive50i trim promises to be a popular selection among performance enthusiasts.

Propelled by a turbocharged 4.4-liter V8 engine, the xDrive50i makes a monstrous 445 horsepower and 480 pound-feet of torque. What’s more, it receives a snappy, eight-speed automatic transmission and the xDrive all-wheel platform as standard.

And, as if all that isn’t astounding enough, the xDrive50i can also hustle from 0 to 60 mph in a flash, arriving there in only 4.9 seconds.

If you’d like to meet this marvelous machine “in the metal,” or wish to put one through its paces on the open road, we encourage you to pay us a visit at our Annapolis, MD location. Upon your stopover, we’ll be sure to set you up with a test drive in the X5, or any other BMW model that’s made your short list.