In the lap of luxury

BMW’s new i5 sedan has arrived in South Africa, but will sales see any traction?

03 June 2024

The new BMW 5 Series has landed in South Africa, and as part of BMW’s strategy to electrify its fleet, an all-electric i5 is available alongside its diesel counterpart, the 520d.

I got behind the wheel of the i5 recently, a large luxury sedan, which is considered a dying breed here and in the rest of the world, due to the popularity of SUVs.

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