2010 New York: 2011 BMW 5-Series makes stateside debut

  • Key Competitors: Audi A6, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Lexus GS, Infiniti M, Jaguar XF.
  • Power: 2011 BMW 535i – 3.0L twin-scroll turbo inline-6 making 300 hp and 300 lb-ft torque / 2011 BMW 550i – 4.4L twin-turbo V8 making 400-hp.
  • Transmission: 6-speed manual, 8-speed automatic, Sport Automatic 8-speed.
  • Availability: June 2010.
  • Pricing: 2011 BMW 535i – $50,475 / 2011 BMW 550i – $60,575.

The 2011 BMW 5-Series has finally made it to the United States making its debut at the 2010 New York Auto Show. Sales of the 2011 5-Series will start later this June. Click here for the complete pricing details.

BMW also plans on doing a hybrid version of the 5-Series that should hit markets next year. It was previewed by the BMW Concept 5-Series ActiveHybrid  at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show.

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