BMW 5 Series Wins World Luxury Car Award 2024

The BMW 5 Series has clinched the prestigious title of World Luxury Car 2024 at the World Car Awards, reaffirming its position as a leader in the premium executive class. The announcement was made during the New York International Auto Show 2024, where the BMW 5 Series stood out among a competitive field of luxury cars that debuted in global markets over the past year.

The award-winning status of the BMW 5 Series was established through rigorous evaluations conducted by approximately 100 automotive journalists from 30 countries, forming the expert jury of the World Car Awards. The car impressed the jury with its blend of electrified powertrains, luxurious comfort for long-distance journeys, and cutting-edge digital innovations.

The BMW i5, a fully electric variant integrated into the BMW 5 Series model range, epitomises emission-free driving pleasure with its fifth-generation BMW eDrive technology. Equipped with highly integrated drive units and high-voltage batteries, the BMW i5 achieves an impressive range of up to 582km in the WLTP cycle, supported by rapid charging capabilities.

Notably, the BMW 5 Series lineup encompasses a range of electrified options, including plug-in hybrid systems and efficient petrol and diesel engines, all featuring the latest 48-volt mild hybrid technology. This versatility underscores BMW’s commitment to offering sustainable mobility solutions while maintaining exceptional performance and driving dynamics.

With this ninth title win at the World Car Awards, BMW continues its legacy of automotive excellence, adding to a distinguished list of accolades earned by the new BMW 5 Series. The recognition reflects BMW’s dedication to innovation and its ongoing pursuit of automotive advancement on a global scale.

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