The era of BMW Advanced Diesel with BluePerformance begins
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – November 11, 2008… BMW of North America, LLC
today announced pricing of the 335d Sedan and X5 xDrive35d Sports
Activity Vehicle, the first two BMW Advanced Diesels with
BluePerformance. The 335d Sedan will have an MSRP of $44,725, including
destination and handling. The X5 xDrive35d SAV will have an MSRP of
$52,025, also including destination and handling. BMW Advanced Diesel
with BluePerformance represents an important new phase in BMW’s
EfficientDynamics initiative in the US.
“This is an important launch for BMW,” said Jim O’Donnell, President of
BMW of North America, LLC. “Both of these vehicles have outstanding
fuel efficiency while offering performance that delivers on the promise
of the Ultimate Driving Machine. With up to nearly 600 miles of range,
these BMW Advanced Diesels will be perfect for the way Americans drive.”
Both BMW Advanced Diesels will be eligible for the IRS Alternative
Motor Vehicle Credit. Purchasers of the 335d will qualify for a maximum
tax credit of $900 while purchasers of the X5 xDrive35d will qualify
for a maximum tax credit of $1,550.
The production versions of the BMW 335d Sedan and X5 xDrive35d will
make their North American debut next week at the Los Angeles
International Auto Show.