The original BMW X5 was a game changer - but is the latest fourth-generation model just as exceptional? It's got a plush interior, loads of tech and a great selection of engines, but it also has a lot of outstanding rivals up against it. Watch our in-depth video review to find out just how good it is.

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Comments

    • fauzi hassan
      fauzi hassan

      would love to have the driving mode on the steering wheel.....ala Ferrari and Porsche.....

      about 4 days ago
    • Momchil Yordanov
      Momchil Yordanov

      The angle in the beginning of the video - the gap between the headlights and the bonnet makes it look like been in an accident.

      about 6 days ago
    • Eurotrash on Tour
      Eurotrash on Tour

      Who gives a fcuk? It’s an ICE!

      about 7 days ago
    • MH0709
      MH0709

      Why is the bigger X7 more economical with the same engines?

      about 7 days ago
    • Joshua Deguara
      Joshua Deguara

      Having to pay for Apple Car Play after 1 year is actually laughable.

      about 8 days ago
    • Lehlohonolo Mofula
      Lehlohonolo Mofula

      nothing about the Quad turbos

      about 10 days ago
    • JMD535
      JMD535

      I'm really digging that interior color/time combo! Need to find the name of that trim!

      about 11 days ago
    • Chirag
      Chirag

      high priced honda CR-V...actually CR-V makes more sense than this crap longevity wise

      about 13 days ago
    • avoidconfusion
      avoidconfusion

      Only thing I don't like about the X5 is the ridiculous front grill

      about 15 days ago
    • Stephan Dolby
      Stephan Dolby

      What's funny is Digital Key works on Android (well, Samsung) and not iOS. How does that make sense given the iDrive system?

      about 17 days ago
    • FC F.
      FC F.

      Where is the DIESEL engine option in Canada and US??

      about 19 days ago
    • Lam Trinh
      Lam Trinh

      After watching this review , Audi Q7 for me :-)))

      about 22 days ago
    • De U
      De U

      why do I have to pay for Apple Car-play after just a year of using such an expensive vehicle. That's aside the fact Android Auto is not available (considering Android has more users than iOS). This is a nice SUV but some of the cost cuttings in the infotainment leaves a lot to be desired when cars from lower price groups already offer Apple car play and android auto as standard.

      about 24 days ago
    • jamie campbell
      jamie campbell

      That’s not the top of the range. They’ll be a 4.4L petrol M version

      about 25 days ago
    • Awais Ali
      Awais Ali

      Best sports suv going (need to swap out my q7)

      about 26 days ago
    • Blabla Blubblub
      Blabla Blubblub

      love this car!

      about 26 days ago
    • gene978
      gene978

      Just curious. All the Pedestrian Detections I have watched are very impressive. But how about Shorter people like kids, and dogs? Is that a thing yet or is that still developing ? Great Review!

      about 26 days ago
    • David B
      David B

      You definitely don’t have to pay for apple CarPlay on a subscription basis. You do have to pay upfront but not thereafter.

      about 26 days ago
    • Peej
      Peej

      Q7 is way bigger you idiot

      about 26 days ago
    • Zitian Jiang
      Zitian Jiang

      A really nice update from the last generation, but I just keep hearing “this costs extra” “that cost extra”... surly BWM knows how to make money alright.

      about 26 days ago
    • Bert Lee
      Bert Lee

      This looks heavy handed. Don't get the point with these types . Non "luxury" brands have caught up

      about 26 days ago
    • David Viner
      David Viner

      A very professional review and a very impressive car,

      about 27 days ago
    • Ant H
      Ant H

      People buying this type of vehicle are not bothered about the size of the Boot

      about 27 days ago
    • Jatt Posti
      Jatt Posti

      @2:16
      when you think a bmw x5 is a q7 lmao

      about 27 days ago
    • Rashik Sharar
      Rashik Sharar

      Audi fanboy forgot to close the bonnet properly.

      about 27 days ago
    • Shashwat Bhavsar
      Shashwat Bhavsar

      Correction to your statement regarding all wheel steering: at low speed makes the rear wheels turn in the OPPOSITE direction to the front wheels and at higher speeds, over 80km/h in the SAME direction as the front wheels

      about 27 days ago
    • ptvfr800
      ptvfr800

      Split tailgate is great idea, all manufacturers should at least offer it as an option, if you always have dogs in the back like I do, it stops them trying to get out as soon as the door starts to lift.

      about 27 days ago
    • joe bloggs
      joe bloggs In reply to ptvfr800

      You need to train your dogs better! Mine won’t jump out unless I tell him.

      about 27 days ago
    • Michael Dance
      Michael Dance

      This car won't age well. The previous two generations looked much better.

      about 27 days ago
    • mickyeverton
      mickyeverton

      I thought Diesels were on the way out!! Nobody I know is buying them!! 🤔

      about 27 days ago
    • Pete Taylor
      Pete Taylor In reply to mickyeverton

      mickyeverton not sure whether you live in England? They still fly out here. It’s the economy despite the differential in petrol v Diesel pump prices. Diesel still wins that one, especially on the SUV’s

      about 26 days ago
    • chillout1109
      chillout1109

      3:30 What are those purple lights above the dials?

      about 28 days ago
    • chillout1109
      chillout1109 In reply to chillout1109

      +SoCal Realtor
      Oh yah, thanks. I remember now. It's the optical camera for the BMW X5 *Extended Traffic Jam Assistant System* that monitors the driver's attention.

      about 27 days ago
    • SoCal Realtor
      SoCal Realtor In reply to chillout1109

      chillout1109 they watch your behavior for signs of sleepiness and also make sure you’re alert at the wheel. This has to do with the autonomic features

      about 27 days ago