What is the 2020 BMW X5 Towing Capacity?

February 24th, 2020 by

BMW X5 towing

When properly equipped, the 2020 BMW X5 can handle all your towing needs from Eastchester to Larchmont. At every trim level you can find your BMW X5 towing over 7,000 pounds. Learn more about the power of the BMW X5 towing capacity and how to best utilize it with BMW of Mamaroneck.

2020 BMW X5 Performance Specs by Trim Level

You’ve already compared the 2020 BMW X3 and X5. Now see how the BMW X5 towing capacity gets its strength. Here’s how your specs come out when you opt for the BMW X5 tow package and a BMW X5 tow hitch:

  • BMW X5 sDrive40i / BMW X5 xDrive40i
    • Towing — 7,200 pounds
    • Max Payload — 827 lbs
    • Engine — 3L turbocharged V6
    • Torque — 330 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
    • Horsepower — 335 hp
  • BMW X5 xDrive50i
    • Towing — 7,200 pounds
    • Max Payload — 871 lbs
    • Engine — 4.4L twin-turbocharged V8
    • Torque — 479 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
    • Horsepower — 456 hp
  • BMW X5 M50i
    • Towing — 7,200 lbs
    • Max Payload — 882 lbs
    • Engine — 4.4L twin-turbocharged V8
    • Torque — 553 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
    • Horsepower — 523 hp

BMW X5 Tow Package

New Rochelle drivers have the option to upgrade any BMW X5 with the BMW X5 tow package for $550. It includes a Class III BMW X5 tow hitch, along with some other features designed to make your day-to-day tasks a little easier. The foot-activated power tailgate must be removed to install the BMW X5 tow hitch. Contact our service department for assistance.

BMW X5 Off-Road Package

Make your BMW X5 the ultimate sports vehicle when you combine the BMW X5 tow package with any of these off-road packages:

  • Two-Axle Air Suspension — This suspension upgrade allows your X5 to raise and lower itself by 1.6 inches when traveling at low speeds, so it’s easier to take on rough terrain.
  • Electronically-Controlled Rear Differential Lock — This feature gives the X5 a rear-wheel locking effect to improve control during as you take corners.
  • xOffroad Package — This package of advanced features includes front and rear underguard elements, a mechanical differential lock, and four off-roading drive modes. If you know you’ll be tackling a wide variety of terrain, selectable driving modes optimize vehicle height and powertrain settings for sand, rocks, gravel, and snow.

Find Your Perfect BMW X5 at BMW of Mamaroneck

Check out the extensive inventory of 2020 BMW X5 models, as well as BMW X5 lease deals, at BMW of Mamaroneck in Mamaroneck, and get ready for driving fun!

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