Green Living Guy Test Drive Results 2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Plugin Hybrid Electric Car

The 2016 BMW plugin hybrid electric SUV is a tough torque Electrified.

As I reported, together, the TwinPower Turbo engine and electric motor produce 308 hp. In addition, the electric motor alone can take you a rated 14 miles all electric.  Basically that means on average it’s about 40 mpg across the board most trips. Outside that it’s quite low. Around 23 mpg.
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However, in ECO PRO mode and with regenerative braking, using the 8 shifter STEPTRONIC pedals on the steering wheel and drifting techniques, the EV range was between 20-25 miles.
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