The 2019 BMW X5 marks the newest generation of BMW's popular mid-size SUV. With the X5, it represents the pinnacle of BMW luxury in the sport utility niche. In other words, if you want an SUV at BMW, the X5 is the best you can get, especially after the changes made this year.

Oh, that's right, we had forgotten the brand new BMW X7. The latter will certainly be very impressive, there is no doubt! However, it does not take anything away from the all-new BMW X5 which will offer for 2019 a host of improvements that makes the BMW luxury SUV more refined, more efficient and even more upscale.

More powerful engines and a new cockpit for the 2019 BMW X5

The all-new 2019 BMW X5 offers its customers a choice of engines starting with a twin-turbo 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine with a total output of 335 horsepower. With 330 lb-ft of torque, this engine can reach 100 km/h in less than 6.0 seconds. It's not bad for a luxury SUV with more than 1,500 liters of cargo space.

For more power, you can opt for the BMW X5 Xdrive50i which features a 4.4-liter V8 engine developing 456 horsepower and 479 lb-ft of torque. This engine, paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission, offers sensational performance while being relatively frugal for such a powerful engine. With the Xdrive50i, it will be possible to reach 100 km/h in just 4.7 seconds.

Inside the 2019 BMW X5, there will be a new, more luxurious cabin. Indeed, we noticed several elements found in the 7 Series in the new X5 while the screens and the infotainment system have been completely redesigned.