BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 Sophisto Grey 7/8 front view driving near the outskirts
Engine and Fuel TypeGasolineDieselPlug-in Hybrid



Engine and Fuel TypeGasolineDieselPlug-in Hybrid

A master of its class: the BMW 5 Series Touring combines the exceptional functionality and the long-distance comfort of a BMW Touring with the iconic look and dynamics of the BMW 5 Series models. The exterior appears more self-assured and modern than ever thanks to the especially long wheelbase, clear surfaces and special design highlights. An elegant and extremely versatile interior offers generous stowage options, thanks above all to the flexible luggage compartment. In combination with impressive driving dynamics and innovative technologies, the BMW 5 Series Touring sets new standards in comfort and flexibility.


The BMW 5 Series Touring sets new standards in functional sporting flair. The long wheelbase and the extended bonnet underline its authority, while precise contours and reduced surfaces create a modern appearance. In particular, the BMW kidney grille and BMW Laserlight give the front a dynamic and innovative character. The headlights are seamlessly connected with the kidney grille, which additionally underscores the breadth of the vehicle. As a result, the overall picture is one of sporty elegance and special presence that continues all the way through to the free-form tailpipes.

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Discover the benefits and technical highlights of the BMW 520e, BMW 530e and BMW 530e xDrive Touring with innovative hybrid drive.

The best of both worlds: with the BMW 5 Series Touring plug-in hybrid models BMW 520e**, BMW 530e** and BMW 530e xDrive**, you experience sustained mobility and efficient driving dynamics. Explore the numerous benefits of these innovative BMW hybrid vehicles and find out more about drive concept, driving dynamics, BMW Charging and practical digital services from BMW ConnectedDrive.
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The plug-in hybrid technology of the BMW 5 Series Touring.

Two in perfect harmony: the 5 Series Touring plug-in hybrids BMW 520e**, BMW 530e** and BMW 530e xDrive** combine the BMW eDrive electric drive technology with a powerful BMW combustion engine. Together the two drive units produce a driving experience that links maximum efficiency with supreme driving pleasure – and, depending on the drive mode, either locally emission-free and almost silent or with a thrillingly high torque and sufficient reserves for longer journeys as well. In the BMW 530e xDrive** Touring, the all-wheel drive system BMW xDrive, unique for plug-in hybrids in this segment, is an added guarantee of optimum dynamics and traction. So-called recuperation, in which kinetic energy is transformed into electrical energy and fed into the battery during braking, additionally delivers a valuable contribution to the efficient driving experience.
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Drive modes of the BMW 5 Series Touring plug-in hybrids.

Purely electric and emission-free on the way to work or powerfully dynamic and with sufficient range for the weekend excursion – the BMW 5 Series Touring hybrid vehicles BMW 520e**, BMW 530e** and BMW 530e xDrive** leave all your options open. Benefit from intelligent driving modes that ensure the optimum interplay of combustion engine and electric motor for every situation – and experience the fascination of a future-oriented technology and a unique driving experience.
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Charging the BMW 5 Series Touring plug-in hybrids.

Whether at home or on the road: BMW Charging offers you tailor-made solutions for charging your BMW 5 Series Touring with hybrid drive. Alongside the Standard charging cable (mode 2) for domestic socket outlets supplied as a regular feature, the BMW Wallbox provides you with an extremely convenient, safe and fast method of charging. The Smart Wallbox from our partner offers more additional services for intelligent charging. The installation service ensures straightforward and correct mounting of the wallboxes. The Flexible Fast Charger is available for maximum flexibility during charging at home and enables you to charge your BMW plug-in hybrid from every domestic or industrial socket using a variety of different adapters. In addition to the Standard charging cable (mode 2), the supply schedule of the BMW 5 Series Touring plug-in hybrids also includes the charging cable (Mode 3) for public charging as well as the BMW Charging Card that offers you attractive conditions for public charging*. The charging time (0–100%) of the BMW 5 Series Touring models BMW 520e**, BMW 530e** and BMW 530e xDrive** is approximately 3.6 hours at a charging capacity of 3.7 kWh (BMW Wallbox, Flexible Fast Charger, public charging stations) and approx. 6.0 hours at a charging capacity of 2.3 kWh (domestic socket).

* market-specific offer
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Digital services for the BMW 5 Series Touring plug-in hybrids.

Get the most out of every metre of your journey: BMW offers you innovative digital services that make everyday life with your BMW 520e**, BMW 530e** or BMW 530e xDrive** Touring even easier and more convenient. BMW Connected Charging directs you reliably to the nearest charging stations on your route and delivers additional detailed information such as which charging point is vacant, what costs you will incur and where you can make best use of the charging time in the surrounding area. Using the My BMW App ensures you of full transparency on the charge level and the last charging cycles. A push notification, for instance, will arrive as soon as your vehicle is fully charged. Other digital services such as the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant or Smartphone Integration additionally make your everyday mobility easier – for relaxed driving pleasure in your BMW 5 Series Touring with plug-in hybrid drive.
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Panorama Glass roof BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 interior

Panorama glass roof.

When open, the Panorama glass roof provides a great deal of fresh air. Closed, it creates a bright, light-flooded atmosphere in the interior. It opens and closes completely automatically at the push of a button or with the vehicle key, and is equipped with slide and lift functions, electric roller sunblind and wind deflector.
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Trailer tow hitch.

The trailer tow hitch with electrically adjustable tow ball is approved for heavy loads of up to 2,000 kg. In order to stabilise, the trailer stability control automatically brakes the pulling vehicle if the trailer begins to swing. The electronically adjustable tow ball is not visible when stowed under the rear apron.
Luggage compartment package BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020

Luggage compartment package.

The luggage-compartment package enhances the functionality of the luggage compartment with an almost infinitely variable backrest angle adjustment including cargo position, left and right lashing rails with two moveable fastening points, a tensioning strap with plastic frames on the right side panelling as well as a multipurpose hook.


The BMW 5 Series Touring is always at your service. State-of-the-art assistance systems and connectivity features guarantee a maximum level of safety and comfort while innovative business and entertainment functions fascinate and inform. And thanks to the clever digital services, you remain ideally connected throughout your journey – for carefree and relaxed mobility.
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Driving Assistant Professional BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 interior cockpit

Driving Assistant ProfessionalDriving Assistant Professional.

Driving Assistant Professional offers optimum comfort and safety during critical or monotonous traffic situations. Apart from the contents of the Driving Assistant, it also includes Steering and Lane Control Assistant with extended functions, Emergency Stop Assistant and Lane Keeping Assistant with active side collision protection.
Reversing assistant BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 interior cockpit

Reversing assistant.

The Reversing Assistant stores the last 50 m of the driven path in forward travel up to 35 km/h, so that it can be retracted if required. You are relieved of the steering work and can concentrate on monitoring the vehicle environment.
BMW Laserlight BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 close-up front

BMW Laserlight.

In laser high-beam mode, BMW Laserlight illuminates a range of up to 650 m, nearly twice as far as that of conventional headlights. Better visibility in the dark significantly increases safety. Blue accents and the lettering “BMW Laser” in the headlight also underline the technological standards and the sportiness of the vehicle.
BMW Live Cockpit Professional BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 interior cockpit

BMW Live Cockpit Professional.

The BMW Live Cockpit Professional with navigation function includes two high-quality displays consisting of a high-resolution 12.3" Control Display that can be operated by touch and a fully digital 12.3" instrument display. The BMW Operating System 7 can also be operated via the iDrive Controller*.

*For this vehicle model, the touch functionality for the iDrive controller can currently not be offered.

BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 interior cockpit

BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant.

Wouldn't it be incredible if your BMW was also your personal vehicle expert? Communicate with your vehicle using the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. Say natural commands to operate numerous vehicle functions. It can also explain topics about your vehicle and helps you to get to know your BMW even better.
Remote Software Upgrade BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 interior cockpit

Remote Software Upgrade.

The latest software version always on board. With Remote Software Upgrade, your BMW will always be up to date. You can simply download the upgrades via the My BMW App or via the SIM card installed in the vehicle and then install them. In this way, other available functions in your BMW are also activated.
Smartphone integration BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 interior cockpit

Smartphone integration.

Why go without the features of your smartphone in your BMW when you can continue operating it as usual? Smartphone integration connects your smartphone wirelessly to your vehicle via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. This allows you to conveniently use functions and various apps directly via the control display.

BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Digital Key

BMW Digital Key.

The BMW Digital Key turns your compatible smartphone* into a vehicle key. To unlock, simply hold the smartphone next to the door handle; before starting your BMW place it on the smartphone tray. In addition, you can send a Digital Key to up to five friends, and even limit the maximum speed, for example – ideal for novice drivers. 

*BMW Digital Key is compatible with selected smartphones only. A list of compatible smartphones is available at The use of BMW Digital Key requires the Teleservices equipment.


Drive train and chassis technologies at a glance.

All controls set to sheer driving pleasure. From the especially economical 4-cylinder diesel engine to the high-revving character and impressive torque of the 6-cylinder petrol engine. The BMW 5 Series Touring puts in an athletic performance on every journey. With perfectly tuned drive and chassis technologies, such as Adaptive suspension, Integral Active Steering or the xDrive intelligent all-wheel drive system, optimum traction and maximum sheer driving pleasure are guaranteed.
Mild hybrid technology BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 chassis

Mild hybrid technology.

The mild hybrid technology serves to recuperate the kinetic energy during braking and supports the combustion engine during acceleration. This reduces fuel consumption and emissions while giving you a dynamic advantage. The mild hybrid technology also makes the Automatic Start/Stop function much faster and much more comfortable.
Adaptive suspension BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 close-up Start/Stop button

Adaptive suspension.

The Adaptive suspension makes it possible to ideally adjust the damper characteristics to suit any given driving situation, improving roll comfort and driving dynamics. In addition to the standard COMFORT setting for increased driving comfort, the SPORT program can also be selected for athletic damper settings.

Integral Active steering BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020 three-quarter front driving

Integral Active Steering.

Integral Active Steering combines support that varies based on the steering angle on the front axle, and rear wheels that also contribute to steering. At lower speeds, it offers greater manoeuvrability and agility by turning the rear wheels opposite the front wheels. Beginning around 60 to 80 km/h, the rear wheels turn parallel to the front wheels, to increase driving stability and comfort.
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BMW xDrive.

The intelligent BMW xDrive all-wheel drive system smoothly and variably distributes drive power to the front and rear wheels for added traction, driving dynamics and safety in every driving situation. For even better agility, the electronically controlled power distribution for instance counterbalances oversteer or understeer on bends.


BMW 5 Series Touring.

  • 18" light alloy wheels Double-spoke 844 style; other wheels available
  • Exterior Line Satin Aluminium
  • Sport seats in ‘Dakota’ leather in Ivory White, exclusive stitching/contrasting piping, other upholstery styles available
  • Automatic climate control
  • Ambient lighting
BMW 5 Series Touring 530i G31 2020 Basic equipment in Sophisto Grey

Luxury Line.

  • 18" light alloy wheels W-spoke style 632 in Reflex Silver
  • Door sill finishers in Aluminium with “Luxury Line” lettering
  • Seats in Leather 'Dakota' with line-specific stitching and leather piping
  • Instrument panel in Sensatec Black
  • Interior trim finishers in fine-wood trim 'Fineline' Ridge with highlight trim finisher in Pearl Chrome
BMW 5 Series Touring 530i G31 2020 Luxury Line in Mineral White

M Sport package.

  • M Aerodynamics package with front apron, side sills and rear apron with diffuser insert in Dark Shadow metallic
  • 18" M light alloy wheels Double-spoke style 662 M
  • M Sport suspension
  • Sport seats for driver and front passenger in Cloth/Alcantara combination in exclusive M look
  • M interior trim finishers in Aluminium Rhombicle Smoke Grey with Pearl Chrome accent trim
BMW 5 Series Touring 530e G31 2020 M Sport package in Tansanite Blue II metallic three-quarter front view
  • BMW 5 Series Touring.
  • Luxury Line.
  • M Sport package.


Feeling good, feeling familiar.

All BMW drivers enjoy driving pleasure as standard. Original BMW Accessories exists to meet your special desires. We offer a broad selection of individual additions and extras that are perfectly suited to your BMW 5 Series Touring in quality, design and performance, offering you maximum added value – whatever you have in mind.
BMW universal bracket for tablets with BMW safety case, Travel & Comfort BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020

BMW Universal holder for tablets with BMW safety case.

The universal holder is adjustable in terms of size and is attached to the separately available basic carrier or to the optional equipment “Travel & Comfort”. It provides a secure hold for a wide range of Apple or Samsung tablets with BMW safety case from 7" to 11". It can be rotated by 360° and locked in any desired inclination.
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BMW luggage compartment mat BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020

BMW luggage compartment mat.

The durable, anti-slip, water-resistant fitted mat with raised borders on all sides and a shapely design protects the luggage compartment from dirt and moisture. Designed in black with a stainless steel inlay, it perfectly matches the interior.
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BMW LED door projectors BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020

BMW LED door projectors.

The new BMW LED door projectors with improved projection quality and above-average lifespan make entering and exiting the vehicle an unique experience. They are automatically activated when the doors are opened and light up the entry area in a wholly individual manner by projecting an image onto the ground next to the vehicle. The driver can personally select the image projected using the interchangeable slides and can choose between the BMW logo and the BMW M logo.
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M Performance exterior mirror cap, carbon fibre BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020

M Performance exterior mirror cap, carbon fibre.

Elaborately hand-made from carbon fibre, the striking M Performance exterior mirror caps highlight the vehicle’s high-tech pedigree. Their dynamic design ensures an eye-catching premium look and adds an individual athletic touch.
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20" M Performance forged wheel Multi-spoke style 732 M Bicolor BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020

20" M Performance forged wheel Multi-spoke style 732 M Bicolor.

The high-quality 20" M Performance forged wheels Multi-spoke style 732 M are designed in Bicolor Night Gold, gloss-milled and gloss-lathed and feature the coloured M logo. TPMS summer complete wheel set with run-flat tyres, wheel size 8J x 20 with tyre size 245/35 R20 95Y XL RSC at the front and 9J x 20 with tyre size 275/30 R20 97Y XL RSC at the rear.
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M Performance Steering wheel BMW 5 Series Touring G31 Facelift 2020

M Performance steering wheel.

Convincing arguments to hand: thanks to its Alcantara grip area, the M Performance steering wheel is especially pleasant and firm to hold – for a more direct steering sensation. Its distinctive contours and the centre marking made of red leather additionally reinforce the individual motorsport look.
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The BMW 530e Touring.

System output in kW (hp):

215 (292)

Acceleration 0–100 km/h in s:


Fuel consumption combined in l/100 km:


CO2 combined emissions in g/km:


BMW 530e Touring G31 LCI in Sophisto grey metallic, driving in city traffic



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BMW Service Inclusive

BMW Service Inclusive.

#whateverhappens: All-round carefree travelling for electric vehicles: this package offers you 100% transparency and convenient ease of planning. You select the term of either 4 or 6 years yourself – or a term of 3 years as a leasing customer. The contents of the service package:
  • Vehicle check service
  • Microfilter service
  • Brake fluid service
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BMW Teleservices

BMW Teleservices.

With the innovative Teleservices of BMW ConnectedDrive your BMW helps you to keep a clear head: when maintenance is needed or in case of a malfunction it provides your preferred BMW Service Partner with all relevant vehicle data. Your Service Partner will then contact you to arrange an appointment. So you can rely on a fast and straightforward service and don’t have to think of everything yourself. The only requirement: you have registered your vehicle online in the BMW ConnectedDrive Portal and have selected a Service Partner. Discover now how BMW Teleservices can bring more convenience to your life.
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BMW Roadside Assistance

BMW Roadside Assistance.

The free BMW Roadside Assistance service is available to all BMW drivers around the clock, 365 days a year. A single call – and our experts are at your service, either on the phone or on the scene if required.
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If you have any questions, require further information or would like specific offers for the BMW 5 Series Touring, please contact a BMW partner near you. Our competent BMW service staff will be happy to advise you individually by phone or directly on site.

Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.

  • BMW 530e Touring: 
    Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 1,9–1,5
    CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 44–35

    Official figures for fuel consumption, CO2 emissions, electricity consumption and electric range were determined in accordance with the prescribed measurement procedure and comply with Regulation (EU) 715/2007 as amended. WLTP figures take into account any optional equipment in the case of ranges. For vehicles newly type-approved since 01.01.2021, the official specifications exist only according to WLTP. Further information on the NEDC and WLTP measurement methods can be found at

    ** At temperatures below 0 degrees Celsius, purely electric driving mode of this plug-in hybrid will not be available until the battery has warmed up to an operational condition after the vehicle has travelled a few kilometers.