If cars were supermodels strutting the catwalks, the designers would be very proud with the new 530e and 530i M Sport series BMW Malaysia just launched. Just like the elegant models, the new car variants assumingly encapsulates the gorgeous outer body shell- silhouettes curves and all, over the engineering masterpiece that would make any engineer proud.
What’s sets BWM apart from any other luxury vehicles is the well thought of design concepts that perfectly combines performance and beauty in a single stroke. By the visual appearance of the new 5 Series, a keen observer will be able to expect what could possibly lie under the hood or the interior without getting closer. Hans de Visser, Managing Director of BMW Group Malaysia calls the New BWM 5 Series the ‘Luxury of Choice’ a car that offers remarkable driving dynamics and stylishly sleek in appearance, perhaps that’s why they were awarded the “Car of the Year” award by ‘Auto, Motor und Sport’ Magazine and ‘What Car?’ Magazine in year 2020.
The locally assembled BMW 5 Series arrives in both the plug-in hybrid and petrol, complete with M Aerodynamics package and fitted with larger kidney grilles and slimmer headlights for that distinctive look. Front and rear bumpers are redesigned with larger air intakes, alongside new LED taillight elements in the signature BMW L-shape. Completing the look, BWM added new 19-inch rims, M Sport brake with blue-painted M Sport brake callipers with M designation and double-sided exhaust tailpipe finishers with a trapezoidal design.
Inside, the New BMW 530e M Sport and BMW 530i M Sport boast an interior design that is remarkably comfortable yet elegant. They include exclusive M leather steering wheel, along with stylish sport seats for both the driver and the passenger. Trims are furnished in Aluminium Rhombicle topped with Dakota Leather upholstery and the BMW Individual anthracite headliner. Illumination within the car is provided by ambient lighting, while the 530i M Sport has an electrical glass roof.
Exclusive to the530i M Sport are the BMW Gesture Control, Head-Up Display, BMW Display Key and Harman Kardon surround sound system.
The new variants will be available in Alpine White or Carbon Black, paired with either the Black or Cognac Leather Dakota upholstery; or in Phytonic Blue, Sophisto Grey or Bluestone paired with Black Leather Dakota upholstery.
For those who like a personal touch to their beemer, BWM offers customise option M Performance parts like kidney grille in High Gloss Black, exterior mirror cap in Carbon Fibre, M Performance accentuation strip on both sides of the vehicle, M Performance side sills, as well as rear spoiler in Matte Black. There’s also the Rear Bumper Set, consisting of the rear bumper trim in High Gloss Black and rear diffuser in Matte Black. .
- The retail pricing for the New BMW 5 Series variants (on the road, without insurance) are:
The New BMW 530e M Sport RM 340,800.00 (with SST)
RM 334,353.95 (without SST)
The New BMW 530i M Sport RM 395,800.00 (with SST)
RM 384,941.86 (without SST)exh