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BMW 5 Series GT: Outstanding and expressive

Posted: Apr 17, 2015 at 3:15 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

By Phillip Oladunjoye –  Senior Correspondent, Lagos


Coscharis Motors, the sole distributor of BMW in the country has described the new BMW5 Series GT as an outstandingly and an expressively designed piece that will impress auto enthusiasts in the country.

The company said the options and the available features in the vehicle will certainly adore the car to lovers of sleek vehicles, describing the car as the most advanced BMW 5 series ever.

The company said the new BMW 5 Series, as a sedan, touring, active hybrid, Gran Turismo (GT) and M5 sedan, has in addition to its impressive elegance and performance, also have a range of diverse qualities that makes it indispensible in everyday use.

According to the Marketing Manager, BMW/MINI, Coscharis Motors, Okonji Patrick, the lines of the BMW 5 series GT makes its attraction very clear, while the stylish presence of a sedan, which combined harmoniously with the sporty elegance of a coupe gives the BMW 5 series GT its individual character.

On the interior design of the vehicle, he said the car is impressive on the outside and even more so on the inside, while the elegance of the frameless doors is the first indicator of what awaits within. “The interior of the BMW 5 series GT treats all passengers to stylish selected materials, lovingly crafted with plenty of attention to detail.

“The uniqueness of the BMW 5 series GT highlights one thing: absolute comfort and surroundings in which you can feel at home whenever you happen to be seated. The centre console is aligned towards the driver,” he said.

He also noted that the glass roof of the new vehicle opens up new perspectives while the additional light let in by the roof also highlights the exceptional interior atmosphere of the car, explaining that if the sun is too intense, the double floating headliner can be closed electrically.

On the engine type in the vehicle, he said the BMW 5 series GT is turbocharged and intercooled DOHC 24-valve inline-6 with aluminum block and head, noting that it has a direct fuel injection, 182 cu in, 2979 cc, fuel economic advantage and a warranty of 4years and/or 50,000 miles.

He also explained that the vehicle is equipped with an Eco Pro Mode, saying that: “As soon as you switch on the Eco Pro Mode, everything is geared towards a greater efficiency and depending on your individual driving style, this results in a reduction in the fuel consumption of up to 20 percent (according to an internal BMW fuel consumption study).

“BMW engines have always been ahead of their time because that has been the core competency of BMW since 1917. The engines of the BMW 5 series GT provide particularly impressive proof of this. With outstanding performance, spontaneous response and commendably smooth running, it meets the highest standards of cultivated driving comfort.”