BMW X5 SportX Launched at 74.9 Lakhs, 8 L cheaper than xLine

With the launch of xDrive30d SportX trim, the luxury SUV has got cheaper by 8 lakhs

  • X5 SportX is priced at 74.9 Lakhs
  • This is the new base model of the BMW X5
  • It misses out on certain features as compared to the xLine trim

BMW India have recently launched the 3rd generation X6 SUV-Coupe in India and a new M50d variant of X7 flagship SUV. And now they have added a new trim to the X5 which joins the 30d xLine and the 40i M Sport.

What is the BMW X5 xDrive30d SportX all about?

BMW X5 xDrive 30d SportX is the new base variant of the premium SUV which sits below the xLine trim and replaces the latter as the standard model as well. It misses out on a couple of features as compared to its one upper level trim, xDrive30d xLine.

bmw x5 sportx rear
BMW X5 SportX rear profile

What are the specs of X5 SportX?

The dimensions of the SportX are similar to M Sport as well as xLine one difference being the availability of smaller tyre size which is 19-inchers as compared to the larger 20-inch on offer for both the higher models of the SUV. Also this particular variant of BMW X5 gets adaptive suspension while the automakers provide adaptive 2-axle air suspension setup in the other already available trims.

X5 xDrive30d SportX Specs
Length4922 mm
Width2004 mm
Height1745 mm
Wheelbase2975 mm
Boot Space650 L (expandable upto 1870 L)
Fuel Tank capacity 80 L
Turning Radius6.3 m
Ground Clearance209 mm
Tyre Size265 / 50 R19
SuspensionAdaptive Suspension 

Which engine powers the SportX?

The 3.0 litre TwinPower 6 cylinder turbocharged Diesel engine doing its duty on the xLine also powers this new variant. The power and torque output figures are 262 bHP and 620 NM. It gets mated to 8 speed steptronic automatic gearbox with claimed efficiency of 13.38 kmpl.Unlike the xLine variant, SportX misses out on Launch control function as well as paddle shifters.

X5 xDrive30d SportX Engine Details
Engine 3.0 TwinPower Turbo Diesel
Capacity2993 cc
No. Of Cylinders6
Power262 BHP @ 4000 RPM
Torque620 NM @ 1500 – 2500 RPM
Transmission speed steptronic automatic
Top Speed230 kmph
0-100 kmph6.5 seconds
Fuel Efficiency 13.38 kmpl
Drive ModesEco Pro, Comfort, Sport
Additional FeaturesEngine Start Stop Function, brake energy regeneration

What are the features that BMW X5 SportX offers?

Some of the top features that the base SportX offers in India are LED headlamps, panoramic sunroof, 6 colour configurable ambient lighting, powered front seats with memory function for driver side seat, 4 zone auto ac, rear window sunshade, 12.3’” infotainment system, 205 W 10 speaker sound system, 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, reverse parking camera.

As compared to the xLine trim, the SportX variant has less features as the former comes with 360 degree camera, Laserlight headlamps, Harman Kardon Sound System 16 speakers with 464 W of output, wireless charging.

And also if are planning to bag in the 40i M Sport trim, additionally you get heads up display, memory function for front seats as well as electric lumbar support adjustment.

BMW X5 Sportx Interior India
X5 SportX Interior

What colour options are available in sportX?

BMW India offers the xDrive30d SportX trim in three metallic colour schemes – Mineral White, Phytonic Blue and Black Sapphire. It misses out on carbon black and arctic grey exterior paint option.

BMW X5 Sportx exterior look
BMW X5 xDrive30d SportX Exterior View

What is the price of BMW X5 2020?

The price of updated BMW X5 starts from Rs. 74.9 Lakhs for the standard SportX trim going upto Rs. 84.4 lakhs for the 40i M Sport variant. Here is the complete price list?

BMW X5 VariantsxDrive30d SportXxDrive30d xLinexDrive40i M Sport
Price (Ex Showroom)Rs. 74,90,000Rs. 82,90,000Rs. 84,40,000

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