If you want a sedan with sporty performance to drive around Malaysia, look no further than the all-new locally-assembled BMW 530e M Sport and 530i M Sport. BMW Malaysia is making both sedan available for registration of interest on the BMW Shop Online platform.
Harald Hoelzl, Managing Director of BMW Group Malaysia said, “The BMW 5 Series has long set the leadership pace the premium executive segment with their outstanding driving dynamics, appearance and digital innovations. The upcoming introduction of these two new variants in Malaysia also signifies our commitment towards driving and leading change in the local automotive industry – especially in the electrified segment. With our continued investments into electromobility here, we will also further expand our portfolio of locally-assembled vehicles that are valued, both by BMW enthusiasts around the region, and our loyal customers in Malaysia as well.”
The New BMW 5 Series – arriving in both the plug-in hybrid and petrol variants, offers driver latest-generation driver assistance systems and a redesigned appearance.
Complete with the M Aerodynamics package, the new variants are now fitted with larger kidney grilles and slimmer headlights with a new daytime running light design. The 530e M Sport comes with Adaptive LED Matrix headlights, in addition to the standard LED headlights, while the 530i M Sport is equipped with the BMW Laserlight. Both include the anti-glare BMW Selective Beam high-beam assistant with turning lights, and adaptive cornering function.
The new 19-inch M light alloy Y-Spoke 845 M Bi-Colour Jet Black wheels on the sedans can run with both mixed and runflat tyres. The new variants also feature Adaptive Suspension and the M Sport brake with blue-painted M Sport brake callipers with M designation. Along the rear of the new variants are double-sided exhaust tailpipe finishers with a trapezoidal design and a distinctive diffuser insert.
Both variants uses the same engine, inline 4-cylinder BMW TwinPower Turbo 2-litre petrol engine, with the New BMW 530e M Sport featuring the latest generation of the BMW eDrive electric motor. An Eight-Speed Steptronic transmission system also comes as standard for both sedans.
The BMW 530e M Sport has a maximum output of 292hp and 420Nm of torque – consisting of a 109hp output from the electric motor. The electrified variant is capable of a century sprint in 5.9 seconds and maxed out top speed of 235 km/h. Meanwhile, the BMW 530i M Sport delivers a maximum output of 252hp and 350Nm of torque, the car still can do a century sprint in 6.4 seconds. One advantage of getting the 530i M Sport is the top speed, where it maxed out at 250 km/h.
Safety feature on the 530e M Sport and BMW 530i M Sport includes Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) that is complemented by Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) and the Antilock Braking System (ABS) with Brake Assist.
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. The price for both sedans (on the road, without insurance):
BMW 530e M Sport RM 343,000.00
BMW 530i M Sport RM 396,000.00
Owners of the New BMW 5 Series variants will receive the complete BMW Group Malaysia Premium Ownership experience which includes:
- BMW 5-Year Unlimited Mileage Warranty with Free Scheduled Service Programme
- BMW Roadside Assistance and Accident Hotline
- The BMW Group Loyalty+ Mobile App – BMW Privileges Card
- BMW Service Online
Customers can now register their interest for the New BMW 5 Series variants on the BMW Shop Online platform at https://shop.bmw.com.my/.