2017 BMW M550i xDrive

A faster, redesigned 4-door sports car.

2017 BMW M550i xDrive
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BMW just launched one of the fastest cars ever in its four-door 2017 M550i xDrive sports sedan, which goes from 0-60 mph in under four seconds. As part of BMW’s M performance lineup, this supercharged 5 series sedan accelerates lightning fast because of the 456 hp 4.4-liter V8 coupled to a sporty eight-speed transmission.

Truly, this new engine plus the classic Euro styling makes it a "no compromise" sports-tuned, four-door performance car that delights speed enthusiasts both on the track (top speed is around 155 mph) and on the highway. The interior is as well-appointed and ergonomic as any other Beemer although this version is equipped with state-of-the-art connection tech including synched BMW Connected and BMW Remote apps.

Warranty/Service: 4-year/50,000-mile new Vehilce Limited Warranty, 12-year Rust Perforation Limited Warranty, 4-year/Unlimited Mileage Roadside Assistance, 8-year/80,000-mile High-Voltage Battery Warranty

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Specs

Base Price: $51,195

As Tested: $51,195

  • 15 / 24 mpg
  • EPA
  • 5.8 sec
  • 0-60
  • 248 hp
  • Horsepower
  • 130 mph
  • Top Speed
  • Engine: 2.0-liter inline-4 turbocharged and intercooled DOHC 16-valve
  • Horsepower: 248 hp
  • Torque: 258 lb-ft
  • Transmission: 8-speed automatic with manual shifting mode
  • Curb Weight: 3,900 lbs
  • Wheelbase: 117.1 in
  • Length: 194.6 in
  • Width: 73.5 in
  • Height: 58.2 in
  • Brakes: Single-piece or two-piece four-piston fixed aluminum calipers at the front, with lightweight discs, and single-piston calipers with an integrated electromechanical parking brake at the rear.
  • Suspension: Front: Control-arm, Rear: Multilink
  • Traction: ABS And Driveline Traction Control, Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
  • 0-60 mph: 5.8 sec
  • Top Speed: 130 mph
  • EPA City: 15 mpg
  • EPA Highway: 24 mpg
  • Seating Capacity: 5
  • Safety: Airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger, head airbags for front and rear seats, three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats with belt latch tensioner and belt force limiter at the front seats, crash sensors, tire pressure monitor system.

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