The 2017 BMW Z5 is a successor of the previously released Z4 model by BMW. This new model will also replace production line of the Z4 model. This new model by BMW is said to be a convertible. This new convertible is coming with various engine options, new features, and refined performance. One of the main focuses of BMW in this particular model is to reduce its overall weight and make it perform better on the road.
2017 BMW Z5 – Body Appearance:
BMW has tried every in every possible way to reduce the weight of this vehicle by replacing certain body parts like the top convertible roof which was hard and solid in the previous Z4 model, is now replaced by a soft top which will dramatically reduce the weight of this vehicle.
This new 2017 BMW Z5 will have a new suspension system, and various body parts will be made of carbon fiber material which will also help to reduce the vehicle’s weight drastically. The outer look is very stylish with a long hood, bi-xenon headlights are featured on its front fascia and the windshield of this BMW Z5 is a little bit slanted.
It is likely that this BWM Z5 will also use a new platform which is very stable, has lesser weight, and this new platform will enable uniform distribution of a load of its body, even under extreme driving levels.
This new 2017 BMW Z5 convertible will have a beautiful interior, specially crafted with care for high comfort. The internal accessories will be covered with high standard materials, after all, it’s a BMW.
Latest technological features like a smart touch screen display, improved function buttons on the steering wheel, wireless connectivity like Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The center console is made more accessible by user-friendly controls; navigation is improved and is more accurate.
Usually, reputed car manufacturers like BMW does not depress its customers and fans by lacking anything behind, so buyers out there should not worry too much about it and trust in the brand’s name.
2017 BMW Z5 – Engine Details:
For the base version of the 2017 BMW Z5 sports car, the appropriate engine would be a 2.0 liter four cylinder turbocharged petrol engine with output power that ranges from 190, 245 to 270 horsepower.
A higher version of this model will use a 3.0 liter six cylinder turbocharged engine which will be able to deliver 300 horsepower. This 3.0 liters six cylinder turbocharged engine will probably be available on the higher version models.
Another high-performance version of this 2017 BMW Z5 would use a 3.0 liter six cylinder turbocharged engine that can produce 425 horsepower.
This three engine will probably be mated either to a six-speed manual transmission or an eight-speed automatic transmission system. The eight-speed automatic transmission system is going to be offered as an option because there are lots of customers who prefer a manual transmission while some prefer automatic transmission for more premium feel.
Performance, Fuel economy, and its competition:
Being a two-seater convertible with its body weight drastically reduced, this BMW Z5 is going to have superior performance. The acceleration of this car is great. For more stability, while driving even at the highest speed levels, G-force stabilization has been incorporated in this car.
This convertible will have a great mileage than most of the fancy convertibles. This car will give an approximate mileage of 17 miles per gallon in city driving and 20 miles per gallon in highway driving.
There are a lot of reputed automobile manufacturers that manufactures good vehicle but each of them has to face many competitions, and this model is no exception. This new 2017 BMW Z5 is sure to face equally good competitors like Porsche Cayman, Mazda Miata, and others.
2017 BMW Z5 – Launching Date and Price:
The release date of this model is not confirmed, but it is going to be launched by the end of 2016. This model can be first introduced to the public at the Paris Motor Show, which will be held in October.
It is said that the base version of this 2017 BMW Z5 will have a price of $80,000, and there will be different pricing for upper trims which will vary with the offered features.