2021 BMW X5
#3 of 2021 SUVs
#5 of all 2021 vehicles
The X5, part of BMW's lineup since 2000, is a three-row large SUV with seating up to 7. It has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The X5 provides superior EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, easing fuel costs and reducing pollution. It handles mud, snow, and sand with ease with optional all-wheel drive (AWD). The BMW X5 packs some potency, exceeding the average horsepower for its class. BMW offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic/powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2021 BMW X5 has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0239% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 2.7294%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0239% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 2.7294% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 BMW X5 is 49% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2021 BMW X5 is 41% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
2021 BMW X5 offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 13%.
Active safety features with BMW's Active Driving Assistant can substantially reduce the risks of harm to vehicle occupants by preventing severe accidents. All trims and versions of the 2021 BMW X5 include the following active safety systems: Emergency Brake Assist, Lane-Change Warning with Lane-Change Assist, and Blind Spot Monitoring.
Some safety technologies get a lot of press, but others may also improve safety. Standard Cornering Headlights / Leveling Head Lamps points head lamps towards where the vehicle is heading, better lighting the road ahead. Standard Automatic High Beams on the 2021 BMW X5 automatically switches off high beams headlights when another vehicle is nearby. Side mirror turn signals are standard on the BMW X5. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you.