Generally, when we think of diesel engines, we tend to think of the noisy throttle of a pickup truck. However, if you were to take a ride in the 2017 BMW 523d, you’d be pleasantly surprised at how quiet the diesel engine is. So quiet, it practically purrs. According to Forbes, this may be the most perfect diesel vehicle to date. BMW California and Coast BMW, located in San Luis Obispo, are excited to offer the 2017 BMW 5 Series, and in particular, the 523d with a diesel engine.
Mouse Or Lion?
Instead of a loud roar (like a lion), the 2017 BMW 523d’s diesel engine is as quiet as a mouse. This quietude takes some getting used to, coming from a diesel engine. However, it’s a welcome change. The 2.0 liter turbo diesel engine delivers 190 horsepower with an astonishing 400 pounds of torque. Coupled with an eight-speed automatic transmission, it’s a powerful sedan that handles effortlessly. Fuel economy is also one of its perks, estimated at over 45 mpg.
Other Features You’ll Love About The 523d
The interior of the 523d illustrates why the BMW is considered a luxury vehicle. You’re surrounded by plush leather, and there is a new ‘gesture control’ dashboard display that allows you to simply point your finger to switch radio stations or answer the phone. The exterior is aesthetically pleasing with distinctive and recognizable BMW features. You’ll appreciate the vast array of safety features including speed limit assist, adaptive cruise control, automatic braking, blind corner warning, lane keep and lane change warning. You’ll ride in unparalleled comfort and you wouldn’t expect anything less from BMW.
Test Drive The 2017 BMW 523d And See (Or Hear) It For Yourself
Stop by Coast BMW, your San Luis Obispo car dealer, and ask our friendly Sales team for assistance. We encourage you to take the 2017 BMW 523d for a test drive. Listen to the diesel engine; you’ll be fooled into thinking it’s a gasoline engine. Enjoy the luxurious ride in BMW’s 5 Series with a diesel engine. Hats off to BMW’s engineering team for the quietest diesel engine on the market!
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