BMW has really outdone itself with the new 2021 BMW 5 Series. Excelling in both form and function, it’s no wonder that so many drivers are flocking to get their hands on a set of keys for this luxury sedan. Get a summary of features for the new BMW 5 Series in this model overview.

A Rundown of the 2021 BMW 5 Series


 2021 BMW 5 Series performance

The new 5 Series proves that a luxury sedan can effectively balance graceful handling with an exhilarating powertrain. This car comes equipped with a 4.4L Twin Turbo V8 engine that’s capable of delivering up to 523 horsepower. On top of its substantial power, the new 5 Series also offers agile handling and a smooth overall ride quality. This list includes other performance features you should be aware of:

  • 8-speed Sport Automatic transmission with Sport and Manual shift modes
  • Steering-wheel mounted paddle shifters
  • Dynamic Handling Package


2021 BMW 5 Series technology

A car is only complete with a range of comfort and safety tools, and the 2021 5 Series is no exception. Every 5 Series comes available with Active Driving Assistant — a suite of driver-assistance features that keep you and your passengers out of harm’s way, even when you don’t even realize it. While you’re up front doing the driving, your passengers will likely be relaxing in the back and enjoying the wealth of multimedia options available for this model. Learn more about what the 5 Series has to offer technology-wise here:

  • Active Protection System
  • Gesture Control
  • BMW iDrive 6.0


2021 BMW 5 Series design

The new 5 Series’s daring design demonstrates total command of the road. Purposeful exterior stylings give the new model a sleek and sporty stance, complemented only by the vehicle’s assertive profile. It’s obvious that the designers of the new 5 Series had comfort in mind when designing its interior, with the cabin of this car boasting a spacious yet intimate atmosphere. Some other design features for you to consider are:

  • Dakota Leather upholstery
  • SensaTec upholstery
  • Heated rear seats

See the 2021 BMW 5 Series in Glenmont, NY

If you want to put the 5 Series to the test, visit BMW of South Albany. We can show you the features we didn’t cover here, or you can take a look at other new BMW cars for sale in Glenmont, NY. Be sure to check out our BMW specials before you book your test drive.

*MSRP: Starting price represents the manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) for the M550i xDrive trim. The MSRP does not include destination and handling charges, taxes, title, license, options, and dealer charges. Actual prices are set by the dealer and may vary. Photo is for marketing and example purposes only. Photo may not reflect starting MSRP or trim level.\n**EPA-estimated MPG for City/Highway for 2021 BMW 5 Series M550i xDrive. Actual mileage will vary. Displayed MPG is based on applicable EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid models only) and other factors.