2018 BMW 540i Review

If you’re looking for a spacious and feature-rich sedan, then you might want to check out the BMW 540i. It has lots of amenities to help keep you entertained and comfortable, and its performance makes it a fun car to drive around Atlantic City, Egg Harbor, and Vineland.

We’ll break down everything this car has to offer in our 2018 BMW 540i review. Read all about it below, and contact us at BMW of Atlantic City if you have any questions.

Cutting-Edge Technologies

2018 BMW 5 SeriesThe 2018 BMW 540i has technologies that are easy to use and that help keep you connected. It all starts with the iDrive infotainment system, where all your media options can be seen clearly on a 10.2-inch high-resolution touchscreen.

There are actually several ways that you can listen to music, make phone calls, and more. You can use the touchscreen or buttons on the steering wheel. There’s Intelligent Voice Control, which understands natural speech patterns to fulfill any command. And Gesture Control lets you use simple hand motions to control navigation, communication, and entertainment.

Backseat passengers will especially love the available Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional System. They can stay entertained with a movie, while you can focus on driving.

Interior Space & Amenities

The BMW 540i easily seats five, with 41.4 inches of front legroom and 36.5 inches of rear legroom. Plus, 16-way power front sport seats will make sure you get in that perfect seating position. And with the memory system in the driver’s seat, you can easily trade off driving duties with another person.

There are lots of available amenities to help keep you nice and relaxed. They include:

  • Heated/ventilated front seats
  • Massaging front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel

Not only will this vehicle keep you comfortable, but it also has plenty of space for your personal belongings. It has an 18.7-cubic-foot trunk, which is quite large for the class. Plus, the 40/20/40 split rear seats makes it easy to fit items while still leaving room for a backseat passenger or two.

Performance Specs

BMW 5 Series InteriorThe 2018 540i is a pleasure to drive, with well-tuned steering and suspension. Plus, its handling provides a comfortable ride, so you can take to the road for as long as you’d like.

This ride is great, especially given its high fuel economy ratings. When equipped with a 3.0L 6-cylinder engine and an 8-speed automatic transmission, the vehicle achieves an EPA-estimated 20 city/30 highway MPG.

The 540i offers Driving Dynamics Control, where you can choose between Eco Pro, Comfort, and Sport modes to tailor your driving experience.

Furthermore, the vehicle comes standard in rear-wheel drive, but is available in all-wheel drive. xDrive, BMW’s Intelligent All-Wheel Drive System, will send power to the wheel with the most grip when it detects wheel slip. This is so you can stay in control on less than favorable road surfaces.

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Test Drive the 2018 BMW 540i

With all these features in place, you should easily enjoy your commutes around Atlantic City, Egg Harbor, or Vineland.

To learn more, schedule a test drive at BMW of Atlantic City. We’ll get you behind the wheel of the 540i, so you can experience its performance and amenities in person.

Don’t wait. Test drive the 2018 BMW 540i today!