March 28, 2007
2008 BMW 5 Series to make Canadian premiere at Vancouver show
2008 BMW 5-series. Click image to enlarge
Whitby, Ontario – BMW Group Canada has announced it will present the Canadian debut of the 2008 BMW 5 Series at the Vancouver International Auto Show, along with other BMW and Mini product line highlights.
The 2008 5 Series features new engines, and exterior and interior enhancements; the 2008 535i, 535xi and 535xi Touring will carry BMW’s newest inline 3.0-litre six-cylinder engine with twin turbochargers, while the 528i and 528xi models use the latest-generation lightweight 3.0-litre inline six-cylinder with Valvetronic technology. The 550i will continue to use the 4.8-litre V8.
Other models on display include the 2007 Mini Cooper, Mini Cooper S, BMW 3 Series Cabriolet, Alpina B7, Mini Convertible Sidewalk, M6 Cabriolet, X5 and 335i Coupe.