The sixth generation of BMWs upper midrange segment 5 series F10 received elegant and sporting body with perfectly balanced proportions, more suitable than previous generation (E60
) and also longest wheelbase in the segment. Traditionally, F10 shares its platform with 7 series F01
, and, in fact, described as a downsized 7 series.
A long wheelbase (520Li, 523Li, 528Li, and 535Li) designed for Mexican and Asian markets as a cheaper alternative for the 7 series with long wheelbase.