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BMW X5 Reviews
AA90
Carbuyer82
What Car80
The Telegraph80
Parkers80
Car Keys80
Autocar70
Top Gear70
Auto Express60
Total Aggregate Score
77
9
9 / 10
AA
Review Summary
As quiet and comfortable as a luxury saloon but still retaining the crucial BMW driving dynamics makes it a terrific all-rounder.
4.1
4.1 / 5
Carbuyer
Review Summary
The BMW X5 is a large SUV that doesn’t ask you to sacrifice performance and handling for comfort and practicality.
4
4 / 5
What Car
Review Summary
The BMW X5 is great to drive with punchy engines. However, it isn’t as quiet or as classy inside as some of its rivals.
8
8 / 10
The Telegraph
Review Summary
A Land Rover Discovery is more practical and a Porsche Cayenne is better to drive, but the BMW strikes a good balance between the two. It’s an appealing option.
4
4 / 5
Parkers
Review Summary
Nimble handling belies the X5’s enormity.
4
4 / 5
Car Keys
Review Summary
If you’re looking for a spacious yet classy model that is comfortable on longer journeys, the BMW X5 would be a good choice. Go for the xDrive versions if you want to take this vehicle off the beaten path.
3.5
3.5 / 5
Autocar
Review Summary
Buyers looking at the more conventional versions, however, will undoubtedly find them to be very comfortable, very capable, premium off-road cruisers.
7
7 / 10
Top Gear
Review Summary
You might not like to admit it, but the BMW X5 is a damn good car.
3
3 / 5
Auto Express
Review Summary
The third-generation BMW X5 is an imposing and well built SUV, but there are faster and more spacious rivals.
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