[VIDEO] BMW X5 xDrive45e an impressive BMW Hybrid

Recently, the Bavarians are into putting out a decent crop of plug-in-hybrids. One hybrid is the BMW X5 xDrive45e that is surprising and overall impressive for an SUV. A few turned out to be impressing even the most skeptical enthusiasts. You won’t hear any argument of contrary from any enthusiast about the BMW EV collection. Let’s take a look at Joe Achilles’ new video review of the BMW X5 xDrive45e.

At the moment, the BMW X5 xDrive45e uses the brand’s most potent hybrid setup. It comes with an electric motor and a 3.0 liter turbocharged I6. It makes 389 horsepower and 443 lb-ft of torque when both are combined. Sure it is shockingly fast for such a heavy SUV. Joe Achilles was able to record 4.9 seconds to 60 mph. The xDrive45e is a few tenths quicker than what BMW claims. It is a two-and-a-half ton hybrid SUV and also a bit faster than a Volkswagen GTI.

The BMW X5 xDrive45e can achieve a decent all-electric range while being muscle-car fast which is pretty impressive. BMW claims that it can reach up to 51 miles if you pop the xDrive45e to its electric mode. It does not reach that in the real world but Achilles was able to achieve about 42 miles. It sure is decent enough for a BMW hybrid. Although the X5 xDrive45e is remarkable, there is nothing radical but it is good enough to do some around town shopping. It can use the engine for moreover trips without burning a drop of gasoline.

There are no significant complaints about the X5 xDrive45e. It handles well for a big SUV that features excellent tech with a great ride. If you are into hybrids on the road, then the xDrive45e is for you. The BMW X5 xDrive45e is absolutely the best the brand has to offer when it comes to hybrids.

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