The 2012 BMW X5 is a midsize luxury crossover SUV with three powerful and efficient engine choices. This vehicle performs and handles very well and has numerous desirable features. The X5 has a refined and comfortable interior and is capable of seating up to seven passengers with the optional third-row bench.
Please take a look at the current inventory of the 2012 X5 at BMW of Asheville. Our salespeople would like to help you find the right crossover for your needs so please visit us soon at our convenient location in Fletcher, NC. We look forward to answering any questions you have, arranging for you to take a test drive, and assisting you with the purchase of your new vehicle.
2012 BMW X5 Details
The 2012 X5 is available in five trims - xDrive35i, xDrive35i Premium, xDrive35i Sport Activity, xDrive35d, and xDrive50i. All X5 vehicles are all-wheel-drive and come with one of three engines.
The xDrive35i trims have a 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-6 engine that generates 300 horsepower and 300 lb-ft of torque. This engine is coupled with an eight-speed automatic transmission and is rated at 16 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway.
The xDrive50i has a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 engine that produces 400 horsepower and 450 lb-ft of torque. This engine comes standard with an eight-speed automatic transmission and is rated at 14 mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway.
The xDrive35d has a 3.0-liter inline-6 turbodiesel engine that produces 265 horsepower and 425 lb-ft of torque. This trim has a fuel economy rating of 19 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway. The xDrive35i comes standard with a six-speed automatic transmission.
2012 BMW X5 Safety
The 2012 X5 has numerous standard safety features including stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution, emergency braking assist, brake drying, a driver and passenger head restraint whiplash protection system, front and rear head airbags, front side airbags, side curtain airbags for the first and second rows, and adaptive headlights.
The 2012 X5 earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's (IIHS) highest rating of "Good" in frontal-offset crash tests, side-impact crash tests, and rear crash protection/head restraint tests. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has awarded the X5 a score of four stars out of a possible five stars for rollover crashes. The NHTSA has not yet rated the X5 for frontal or side crashes.
Buying a 2012 BMW X5
BMW of Asheville is excited to offer the 2012 X5 to its Fletcher, NC area customers. This well-built luxury midsize crossover has many desirable features including comfort, performance, handling, and fuel economy. The 2012 X5 has a lot to offer new vehicle buyers!
Please plan to visit us soon to take the 2012 X5 for a test drive and experience all that this midsize luxury crossover has to offer. Take a look at our inventory and check out our hours and directions so you can make your way on over. Our salespeople are looking forward to helping you with your purchase.