BMW unveiled its new 5 series shortly after the last summer. Months later, just before the year 2016, the German mark announced a plug-in hybrid Variant that had been prepared for this model. This variant is called BMW 530e iPerformance and, among other things, can boast of a mixed fuel consumption homologated which does not arrive to the 2 litres every 100 kilometers.
The hybrid propulsion system consists of the familiar gasoline engine tetracilindrico 2 litres and 184 CV as well as a new electric engine of 95 HP. This society achieves a maximum performance, a potency of 252 HP and a torque of 420 Nm; so the thrust must be “decent”. The hybrid system is associated with an automatic transmission Steptronic’s eight-speed. You can make the 0 to 100 km/h in 6.2 seconds and reach circular to 235 km/h.
Approved data say that this BMW 530e iPerformance has a consumption of 1.9 l / 100 km and emits 44 g/km of CO2. In addition, you can go up to 50 km in electric mode without emitting a single gram of CO2 and without wasting a drop of fuel. Another advantage is that you can park in parking areas regulated either free or circular Bus HOV lane. About load times, unable to load completely in 5 hours on a normal plug and less of 3 hours in a BMW i Wallbox.
It is possible to book a BMW 530e iPerformance in the network of official dealers of BMW in Spain. That Yes, the price of this plug-in hybrid is 60.500euro. It is about 2,000 euros more expensive than a BMW 530i xDrive of identical power (although with four wheel drive) and a few 1,400 euros cheaper than the BMW 530 d that pays only 13 HP more.