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BMW 530d is the new NSW Police Highway Patrol car

Following last year’s partnership with Victoria Police, BMW Australia has further extended its relationship with Australian law enforcement agencies with the supply of authority specification BMW 530ds to the New South Wales Police Force. The 5 Series sedans will be supplied in a specific Police specification and will come fitted as standard …

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BMW 5 Series sedan is the new Victoria Police Highway Patrol car

The sight of a BMW police vehicle on Australian roads will become a common scene in the not too distance future, as BMW Australia has today announced that it will supply up to 80 BMW 5 Series sedans to the Victorian Police Highway Patrol force by the end of 2018. Replacing the …

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2017 BMW 5 Series Pricing and Specification announced

The all-new seventh-generation BMW 5 Series has launched in Australia with a bump in price across the range compared to the previous model. The four-tier line-up commences from $93,900 plus on-road costs for the range-opening turbo diesel 520d. The new pricing represents a hike of over $10,000 compared to the model …

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BMW 5 Series gains M Performance accessories

BMW has announced a series of M Performance accessories for the new 5 Series Sedan, covering the areas of engine, suspension, aerodynamics and cockpit. An M Performance Power upgrade kit will be available for the 540i variants which increases the output of the 6-cylinder 3.0-litre in-line turbo petrol engine by 15 kW/20 hp to …

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Next-gen BMW 5 Series ‘unofficially’ unveiled via leaked photos

After strings of teasers, spy photos and previews, the all-new 2017 BMW 5 Series has been ‘unofficially’ unveiled, thanks to the power of the internet. Surfaced on German Car Forum, these are the first images of the seventh-generation 5 Series, obtained from a leaked BMW brochure. If you think the design …

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Next-gen BMW 5 Series scooped ahead of mid-2016 launch

With Mercedes-Benz all set to roll out the all-new 2016 E-Class next week at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), it’s no surprise that BMW is feeling the need to get the next-generation 5 Series to market sooner rather than later. Due for a mid-2016 launch, Munich’s E-Class rival …

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Next-generation BMW 5 Series rendered

Design studio RM Design has released two new renderings of the next-generation BMW 5 Series. Realistically drawn, the renderings envision the new 5 Series as a smaller version of the recently launched 7 Series. Equipped with the M Sport package, RM Design’s BMW 5 Series features slender headlights that merge …

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2014 BMW 5 Series Review – 535d Modern Line

I still remember vividly the first time I travelled business class. From the moment I set foot in the airport, I knew it was going to be something special. The superstar treatment begins at the check-in counter. Instead of joining the ever-growing queue of weary eyed, t-shirt wearing crowd snaking …

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2014 BMW 5 Series review – 520d M Sport

When it comes to online shopping, there’s Amazon. When it comes to executive sedan, there’s the BMW 5 Series. For decades, the propeller badged saloon has been the benchmark in the executive class, eclipsing the Audi A6, Mercedes E-Class and Lexus GS. Things have started to change in recent years, however, …

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2013 BMW 5 Series pricing and specifications – now from $79,900

BMW Group Australia has released the pricing and specifications of the refreshed 2013 BMW 5 Series. There is a significant enhancement in standard equipment across the range while prices have been reduced for some models. According to Phil Horton, Managing Director of BMW Group Australia, the additional value will further …

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2014 Cadillac CTS revealed ahead of New York Show

Although Cadillac is not sold in Australia, it doesn’t stop us from drooling over this new 2014 CTS which will make its official debut at the upcoming New York Auto Show. America’s answer to the BMW 5-Series, Audi A6 and Mercedes-Benz E-Class brigade, the new generation CTS looks sleek and …

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New Photos: 2014 BMW 4-Series caught undisguised

The new BMW 4-Series has been caught undisguised for the first time in a downtown US street. The intersection was cordoned off by police in the early morning for photographers to photograph the coupe for an official BMW brochure. However, one of the photographers was not from BMW, and thanks …

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BMW 4-Series Coupe gets TV ad and prints [video]

BMW has released the first TV commercial for the new 4-Series Coupe. First appeared as a concept at the 2013 North American Motor Show in Detroit last month, the new coupe will replace the 3-Series coupe. It will wear the 4-series nameplate and mark the start of a series of …

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BMW Working on Front-Wheel-Drive 1-Series Sedan

BMW is reportedly working on a new entry level model to be positioned below the current 1-Series Hatchback, Coupe and Convertible. The new model will be in the form of a 1-Series sedan and will share the same front-wheel-drive platform as the Active Hybrid Tourer Concept recently unveiled at the …

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