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After we put the redesigned BMW X5 through our test program, there was no debate: it’s among the best SUVs we’ve tested. It is a luxurious, slick, and well-rounded vehicle. With each new generation, the X5 has become more refined and comfortable, but less of a crisp-handling SUV. We think this redesign optimally balances comfort, agility, power delivery, and interior quality.
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BMW X5 Road Test

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All X5s come with standard forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, and blind spot warning. We would add the Driver Assistance Plus package which includes features that allow the X5 to steer itself and maintain speed, which can be a stress reducer in stop and go traffic. The xDrive4...
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4-door SUV xDrive40i 6-cyl 8-speed Automatic
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