New 2024 BMW M550i: First Looks, Price, Release Date and Specs

It appears that the New 2024 BMW M550i: First Looks, Price, Release Date, specs & Official News is being phased out BMW is currently hard at work putting the final adjustments on its other core sedan, the 5 Series, after face-lifting the 3 Series and introducing the next-generation 7 Series. Such a move would come after the M550d’s crazy quad-turbo diesel engine was discontinued a few years back.

The 2024 BMW M550i will be indirectly replaced by the first-ever M560e, which is expected to feature the same inline-six plug-in hybrid circuitry as the recently introduced M760e, according to reliable sources at BMWBLOG.

2024 BMW M550i
2024 BMW M550i

2024 BMW M550i Price

The least-expensive 2024 BMW 5 Series is the 2024 BMW 5 Series M550i xDrive 4dr Sedan AWD (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 8A). Including the destination charge, it arrives with a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of about $79,900.

In relation to hybrids, it has already been revealed that the next M5 will get a charging port. The report makes no mention of the rationale behind BMW removing the V8 from the standard 5 Series. The downsizing trend is expected to continue with the introduction of the Euro 7 in the upcoming years.

The enthusiast community is losing huge, powerful engines as every carmaker shifts its focus to hybrids, plug-ins, and all-electric vehicles. BMW’s transition to electrified drivetrains has already begun.

Upcoming 2024 BMW M550i
Upcoming 2024 BMW M550i

The M5 will continue to use its twin-turbo V8 as of right now. The same hybrid system from the 760i will be combined with the 4.4-liter V8 to provide a monstrous 750 horsepower.

2024 BMW M550i Release Date

BMW has just announced an official release date for the 2024 BMW M550i of October 2024. Pricing is yet to be announced, but the current BMW M550i starts at $55,795 for a rear-wheel drive 530i and ranges up to the $109,895 M5. The 2024 BMW M550i will compete with the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, the Audi A6, and the Genesis G80.

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