2020 BMW X5 Towing Capacity

May 18th, 2020 by

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If you’re shopping for a Sports Activity Vehicle® (SAV) that’s not only stylish but durable, consider the BMW X5. The 2020 BMW X5 towing capacity starts at 6,603 pounds. By adding the BMW X5 tow package, which includes the BMW tow hitch, you can increase the BMW X5 towing capacity to 7,200 pounds! With that kind of towing power, you’ll be able to tow a small boat or compact camper for weekends near Corona. Learn more about the capabilities of the BMW X5 towing capacity and the various upgrades available, including the BMW X5 tow package, then be sure to check out our X5 inventory!

BMW X5 Towing Specs: Trim Levels & Performance

In order to gauge the BMW X5 towing capacity, a few elements have to work together, such as the engine and drivetrain. Offering a V6 or V8, the X5 offers two engine sizes, as well as differing horsepower and torque levels. Depending on which trim level suits your Riverside commutes best, the BMW X5 is available with rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. Read below to determine how these factors affect the BMW X5 towing capabilities:

BMW X5 sDrive40i (RWD): 3.0L Twin-Turbo V6 engine

  • Horsepower: 335 hp
  • Torque: 330 lb-ft
  • Maximum BMW X5 towing: 7,200 pounds

BMW X5 xDrive40i (AWD): 3.0L Twin-Turbo V6 engine

  • Horsepower: 335 hp
  • Torque: 330 pounds
  • Maximum BMW X5 towing: 6,603 pounds

BMW xDrive50i (AWD): 4.4L TwinPower Turbo V8 engine

  • Horsepower: 456 hp
  • Torque: 479 lb-ft
  • Maximum BMW X5 towing: 6,603 pounds

BMW X5 M50i (AWD): 4.4L TwinPower Turbo V8 engine

  • Horsepower: 523 hp
  • Torque: 553 lb-ft
  • Maximum BMW X5 towing: 7,200 pounds

To get the maximum towing capacity for Ontario getaways, the BMW X5 tow package is available. Composed of the BMW X5 tow hitch, the BMW X5 tow package will upgrade your luxurious SAV to the maximum towing capacity of 7,200 pounds.

BMW X5: Standard Features

While the BMW X5 tow package adds a great deal to this stylish SAV, don’t overlook the many other benefits. The BMW X5 standard features include:

  • Seating for Seven – With 3rd-row seating offering 60/40 split seats, cargo and passenger room is interchangeable to suit your needs.
  • Available Backup Assistant – This feature can retrace your steering inputs for up to 160 feet to help you out of tough parking situations.
  • BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant – Settings, navigation, and infotainment are voice-activated, providing a no distractions drive.

Learn More About the BMW X5 with BMW of Murrieta

Interested in the 2020 BMW X5? Apply for financing online and see if you’re pre-qualified, then read about our lease and finance offers! Don’t miss out on your chance to upgrade your adventures with this luxurious and capable SAV at a great price.

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