In the upper class segment of the BMW 5 Series is located. His debut had this series in 1972 and was last re-issued in 2010. The latest BMW 5 Series is available as a sedan, internally called F10, and as a station wagon, whose internal name is F11. The Chinese version is called long-F18. The top petrol engine 550i makes 407 hp, the most powerful diesel in the 530d delivers 245 hp. Upon request, an eight-speed automatic transmission transfers power to the rear wheels. Only the 535i, 550i and the 530d is also available with the all-wheel drive.