BMW X5 2005

4.4 (33 votes)


  • Variable ride height (option)
  • Standard stability system
  • Standard AWD
  • Heated power-reclining backseat (option)
  • Manual transmission (3.0i)


  • Backward sequential shifting
  • Only summer tires on 4.8is
  • Fuel economy and emissions
  • CD changer in cargo area
  • Rocker panel dirties pant leg
  • Interior materials quality
  • Poor navigation system


  • Above-average towing capacity
  • Unobtrusive stability system
  • Braking
  • Drivetrains
  • Crash tests
  • Space efficiency
  • Handling

BMW X5 2005 Specs

$3,873–$10,525 Inventory Prices
Combined MPG
18-19 Combined MPG
225-hp, 3.0-liter I-6 (premium)
5 Seats
All-wheel Drive
Body Type
Sport Utility

BMW X5 2005 Reviews

Fun but high maintenance!

True luxury sports car in a suv package! Power, prestige, luxury....I could go on and on. Really enjoyed the last 4 years with my X5. On another note it didn’t come without its share of high ...

by Dakramp from Iowa on March 30, 2018

Be ready for everything to break!

Constantly breaking down. Very expensive to fix. Cheaply made and not comfortable. I'm not sure why BMW vehicles get great reviews. I have had 2 (the other was a 325i. Transmission problems are common...

by Carl911 from Benton, AR on April 28, 2018

BMW X5 2005 Ratings

BMW X5 2005 VINs