2011 BMW X5 xDrive35i Road Test Specs | Edmunds

2011 BMW X5 - Road Test Specs

2011 BMW X5 xDrive35i SUV

(3.0L 6-cyl. Turbo AWD 8-speed Automatic)


Model year2010
StylexDrive35i Premium 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 8A)
Base MSRP$52,475
Options on test vehicleAdaptive Drive ($3,185); Technology Package ($2,800 -- includes front and rear parking sensors, multiview parking camera, voice controls, navigation system and real-time traffic); Convenience Package ($2,750 -- includes power tailgate with programmable stop, auto-dimming mirrors, four-zone automatic climate control, rear manual side window shades, front seat adjustable lumbar, universal garage door opener, ambient lighting, BMW Assist telematics and Bluetooth); Active Cruise Control ($2,185); Active Steering ($1,410); Head-Up Display ($1,300); Premium Hi-Fi System ($1,200); MultiContour Seats ($1,185); Comfort Access Keyless Entry ($1,000); Cold Weather Package ($900 -- includes heated front seats, heated steering wheel and headlight washers); iPod/USB Adapter ($365); Heated Rear Seats ($320); Side View Camera ($300); Automatic High Beams ($230).
As-tested MSRP$71,605


Drive typeAll-wheel drive
Engine typeInline-6
Displacement (cc/cu-in)2,979cc (182 cu-in)
ValvetrainDouble overhead camshaft
Compression ratio (x:1)10.2
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)300 @ 5,800-6,250
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)300 @ 1,200-1,500
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission typeEight-speed automatic
Transmission and axle ratios (x:1)I=4.714:1, II=3.143:1, III=2.106:1, IV=1.667:1, V=1.285:1, VI=1.000:1, VII=0.839:1, VIII=0.667:1, R=3.295:1, Final=3.154:1


Suspension, frontDouble wishbone
Suspension, rearMultilink
Steering typeSpeed-proportional power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)19.5
Tire typeAll-season front and rear
Tire size, front255/55R18 109H XL AS RSC
Tire size, rear255/55R18 109H XL AS RSC
Wheel size18-by-8.5 inches front and rear
Brakes, frontVentilated disc
Brakes, rearVentilated disc

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)6.4 (BMW estimate)

Fuel Consumption

EPA fuel economy (mpg)17 city/25 highway/20 combined
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)22.5

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,960
Length (in.)191.1
Width (in.)76.1
Height (in.)69.5
Wheelbase (in.)115.5
Track, front (in.)64.7
Track, rear (in.)65.0
Turning circle (ft.)42.0
Legroom, front (in.)40.0
Legroom, rear (in.)36.6
Headroom, front (in.)38.4
Headroom, rear (in.)38.3
Shoulder room, front (in.)60.0
Shoulder room, rear (in.)58.0
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume, nominal (cu-ft)21.9
Max. cargo volume, seats folded (cu-ft)75.2


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain4 years/50,000 miles
Corrosion12 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance4 years/Unlimited miles
Free scheduled maintenance4 years/50,000 miles


Front airbagsStandard
Side airbagsDual front
Head airbagsFront and rear
Antilock brakesFour-wheel ABS
Electronic brake enhancementsBraking assist, electronic brakeforce distribution
Traction controlTraction control
Stability controlStability control
Rollover protectionSide-curtain airbag, rollover sensor
Tire-pressure monitoring systemTire-pressure monitoring
NHTSA crash test, driverNot tested
NHTSA crash test, passengerNot tested
NHTSA crash test, side frontNot tested
NHTSA crash test, side rearNot tested
NHTSA rollover resistanceNot tested
IIHS offsetNot tested

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