Brunei Darussalam. Friday evening, 28th April 2017 saw the launch of the all-new BMW 5 Series Sedan at QAF Auto’s showroom in Beribi Industrial Area.
Customers and guests had the opportunity not only to see the world’s most successful business sedan but also to experience the new technical features at interactive stations. Multimedia elements are used to illustrate the innovative key features of the new BMW 5 Series for customers, including new controls and displays, and the various driver assistance systems. Customers had a comprehensive insight into the dedication and innovation that has gone into developing this vehicle. Among other things, visitors can learn about the history of the previous 6 generations of BMW 5 Series. Visitors are also able find out about the Ambient Air Package. This package is an optional extra on the new BMW 5 Series. At the push of a button, the Ambient Air Package fills the interior of the car with a subtle, pleasant fragrance. Visitors can test all eight available fragrances at the event.
Present as the guest of honour was the German Ambassador, Mr Roland Christian Grafe, who was also there to officiate the unveiling of the all-new BMW 5 Series. The three variants unveilied during the launch were; the BMW 530i M Sport, BMW 530i Luxury and BMW 520d Luxury.
With around 7.9 million vehicles sold by the end of 2016 globally, the BMW 5 range is one of BMW’s core series. The sixth generation alone recorded sales of more than 2.1 million, making it the global leader in the premium segment of the upper mid-range. The seventh generation of the new BMW 5 Series has now arrived to defend this lead with an impressive array of innovative features. BMW iDrive that delivers live content along with the flexibility of personal configuration, Parking Assistant Plus which enables hands-free automatic parking and BMW’s Surround View cameras which give a complete overhead view of the car’s surroundings and display it on the screen are some of the many highlights of the new BMW 5 Series.
The new BMW 5 Series sedan will be in the special exhibition until Sunday. Public are welcomed to head down to the BMW showroom from 9am to 5pm or call the sales team at 2453377 ext 604/605 to book a test drive. Refreshments will be served.