2022 BMW 5 Series Review

2022 BMW 5 Series

Drivers across Connecticut have high standards when looking for a luxury sedan. It has to be packed with power and a dependable engine. It should be spacious and comfortable inside and include a range of a high-tech features.

It should be ready to take you wherever you need to go, whether that be from Darien to Stamford, New Canaan to Norwalk or just around town in Westport, CT. As we think you’ll see in this 2022 BMW 5 Series review, the BMW of Darien team is sure we have the sedan for you.


Which Is Your Variant?

The 5 Series is a unique vehicle that can suit a unique driver. Since it’s available with four different powertrains, you can customize your 5 Series model to match your every need. Whether you’re looking for something efficient, something powerful, or a little bit of both, one of these motors will have what you want:

  • 2.0-liter 4-cylinder BMW TwinPower Turbo engine
  • 3.0-liter 6-cylinder BMW TwinPower Turbo engine
  • 4.4-liter V8 BMW M TwinPower Turbo engine
  • 2.0 liter 4-cylinder BMW TwinPower Turbo gasoline engine & electric motor

When properly equipped, the 2022 5 Series can crank out a maximum 627 horsepower, but even the smaller engines offer considerable strength. For instance, the standard powertrain of the 5 Series—the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder model—can achieve 248 horsepower and 257 lb-ft of torque.

The base model of the 5 Series can even accelerate from 0 to 60 MPH in under six seconds. And the available M5 trim can kick that up a few notches to accelerate in just 3.2 seconds.


Seating for 5

It’s clear the 5 Series is fun to drive. So, share the experience with your friends as you invite them along for the ride. The interior provides ample room with seating for five passengers and these interior dimensions:

  • 40.7 inches of front headroom
  • 37.5 inches of rear headroom
  • 41.4 inches of front legroom
  • 36.5 inches of rear legroom

Even your tallest companions can fit comfortably in the rear row of the 5 Series. Plus, they won’t be brushing elbows thanks to the 55.9 inches of shoulder room back there.

The standard perforated SensaTec upholstery will make it easy to relax on a long drive. Plus, the Multi-zone Climate Control feature will keep the cabin at everyone’s ideal temperature with ease. The power front sport seats include a driver’s seat memory feature so your throne will always meet your standards.

With the various technologies included in this sedan, you’ll want for nothing when driving the 5 Series.


Convenience, Infotainment, Safety, and More

The technology of the 5 Series covers all your bases and then some. Features like the rain-sensing windshield wipers and engine Start/Stop button will add some much-desired convenience to your day-to-day drives.

However, it’s the massive display screen that will really capture your attention. The 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster of the Live Cockpit Professional and the 12.3-inch central information display make it easy for you to view, access, and control various features in your vehicle.

The iDrive 7.0 system handles the infotainment and can be controlled by voice and the iDrive Controller.

A standard Rear-view Camera will make parking easy, as will the front and rear Park Distance Control feature. Additionally, the Active Driving Assistant includes a few essential driving features, such as Frontal Collision Warning and Active Blind Spot Detection.


Explore With the 5 Series

When you’re ready to drive from Darien or Norwalk to New Canaan, Westport, or Stamford, Connecticut, you’ll need a sedan that’s up for the challenge. You’ll need the 2022 BMW 5 Series. Come take it for a test drive at BMW of Darien and get ready to experience the power, comfort, and style firsthand.