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BMW X5 Towing Guide

 

 

2022 BMW X5 Towing Capacity

What is the 2022 BMW X5 towing capacity? When properly equipped, the BMW X5 towing capacity reaches up to 7,200 pounds with the traditional turbocharged gas engine, or up to 5,952 pounds with the new plug-in hybrid trim level. No matter the configuration you choose, you can rest assured that you’ll have a strong and capable model for your Marietta commutes. Learn more about the 2022 BMW X5 towing capacity with our team at United BMW.

BMW X5 Towing and Performance Specs

The new BMW X5 comes with plenty of power under the hood as well as a reliable 8-speed automatic transmission. Even when hauling at maximum capacity around Johns Creek, you can get up to speed without fail.

Although the BMW X5 towing capacity remains more or less consistent across the lineup, the other performance specs will vary. Here are the performance specs for the models available:

BMW X5 sDrive40i – 3.0L Twin-Turbo I6 Engine

  • 7,200 pounds maximum towing capacity
  • RWD, 335 hp, 331 lb-ft of torque
  • 1,014 pounds payload capacity
  • 4,828 pounds curb weight

BMW X5 xDrive40i – 3.0L Twin-Turbo I6 Engine

  • 7,200 pounds maximum towing capacity
  • AWD, 335 hp, 331 lb-ft of torque
  • 1,016 pounds payload capacity
  • 4,863 pounds curb weight

BMW X5 xDrive45e – 3.0L BMW Twin-Turbo I6 with Integrated Electric Motor

  • 5,952 pounds maximum towing capacity
  • AWD, 389 combined hp, 443 lb-ft of combined torque
  • 5,646 pounds curb weight

BMW X5 M50i – 4.4L TwinPower Turbo V8 Engine

  • 7,200 pounds maximum towing capacity
  • AWD, 523 hp, 553 lb-ft of torque
  • 1,030 pounds payload capacity
  • 5,260 pounds curb weight

BMW X5 Towing Features

Plan on using your vehicle for heavy lifting in Milton? There are options available for you to upgrade your model to xDrive all-wheel drive. With this, you can also enjoy the following standard features:

  • Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) with Brake Fade Compensation, Start-off Assistant, Brake Drying, and Brake Stand-by features
  • Dynamic Traction Control (DTC)
  • Dynamic Brake Control (DBC)
  • Hill Descent Control (HDC)
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • 4-wheel ventilated disc brakes
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Icon Adaptive Full LED Headlights
  • LED fog lights and Automatic High Beams
  • Programmable LED Daytime Running Lights
  • Active Driving Assistant with Frontal Collision Warning, Active Blind Spot Detection, and a Lane Departure Warning

If you’re looking for options that will make it even easier to tow, here’s what you should consider:

  • The Parking Assistance Package ($800) adds Surround View w/ 3D View, a feature that makes it much easier to hook up a trailer or navigate crowded lots and campsites. You’ll also receive automatic Parking Assistant Plus, which will come in handy elsewhere.
  • The Dynamic Handling Package ($2,600) is offered on the M40i. When equipped, you’ll enjoy superior control due to Adaptive M Suspension Professional, Active Roll Stabilization, and Integral Active Steering.

Test Drive the New X5 at United BMW in Alpharetta! 

Apply for financing online today to get the process started on your favorite BMW X5 from our dealership. We look forward to working with you in finding your new BMW. Have any questions? Don’t hesitate to contact us.

 

 

The 2021 BMW X5 towing capacity maxes out at 7,200 pounds, but even those who choose the plug-in hybrid configuration will be able to tow up to 5,952 pounds with the right equipment. United BMW in Alpharetta, GA can help you figure out if the BMW X5 Tow Package is right for you and your family. Read on to learn more about the BMW X5 towing capacity! 

BMW X5 Towing and Performance Features 

Regardless of the BMW X5 powertrain, each X5 trim offers a reliable 8-speed automatic transmission and delivers plenty of power. When properly equipped with the BMW X5 tow hitch–priced at $550–you won’t have any troubles hauling a heavy trailer.

Take a look at the X5 performance specs for each configuration:

BMW X5 sDrive40i – 3.0L Twin-Turbo I6 engine

  • 7,200 pounds maximum towing capacity
  • RWD, 335 hp, 330 lb-ft of torque
  • 974 pounds payload capacity

BMW X5 xDrive40i – 3.0L Twin-Turbo I6 engine

  • 7,200 pounds maximum towing capacity
  • AWD, 335 hp, 330 lb-ft of torque
  • 974 pounds payload capacity

BMW X5 xDrive45e – 3.0-liter BMW Twin-Turbo I6 with Integrated Electric Motor

  • 5,952 pounds maximum towing capacity
  • AWD, 389 combined hp, 443 lb-ft of combined torque
  • 827 pounds payload capacity

BMW X5 M50i – 4.4L TwinPower Turbo V8 engine

  • 7,200 pounds maximum towing capacity
  • AWD, 523 hp, 553 lb-ft of torque
  • 985 pounds payload capacity

Not sure about the X5? Compare the X5 vs. X7 to learn more about the Sport Activity Vehicles® in our lineup.

BMW X5 Tow Package & Features 

For adventurous drivers in Milton, the BMW X5 Tow Package is a great option! Its most important inclusion is a Class III trailer hitch, and the package is offered on every model in the lineup. Choosing this option requires you to forgo the automatic, motion-activated liftgate, but for those who want to be able to tow thousands of pounds through Alpharetta and Johns Creek, it’s usually an easy trade-off.

Read through all towing information in your owner’s manual to ensure that you’re operating within your limits and using the BMW X5 tow hitch correctly. If you have any questions, reach out to our team to learn more!

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