GEORGE, Western Cape – Four. That’s how many turbochargers BMW has strapped to the 3,0-litre straight-six diesel unit sited over the front axle of the… Read more →
The new BMW X5 was unveiled in June 2018, and now, ahead of the fourth-generation model’s launch in South Africa, we can bring you local… Read more →
Performance diesel SUVs? You bet! We have received both the X6 M50d (the subject of this driving impression) and X5 M50d in quick succession, and whereas the powertrain and underpinnings are shared, their portrayed images cannot be further apart. The athletic-looking X6 is definitely the poser’s choice while the X5 offers more substance and a slightly less imposing demeanour. I took the X5 M50d on a road trip to experience its real-world charm.