2021 BMW 5 Series packs refreshed design, new electrified powertrains

Sleeker, more linear LED running lights define the car’s new eyes, with a clear kinship to the 3 Series. BMW’s efforts to grow the kidney grille also apply here,with new longer and wider pieces, along with a revised front fascia on M-Sport models. Following suit, the interior features some very little visual change, but it now includes BMW’s latest in infotainment tech: iDrive 7. BMW’s native navigation software, along with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto also come along for the ride withouthaving to tick an option box. This tech suite is a welcome improvement with intuitive menu layouts, quicker response times, and beautiful graphics.