The BMW 5 Series Active Hybrid is the first hybrid car of the 5 Series and completed in the spring of the Bavarian manufacturer's offer in the upper middle class. In addition to the usual high quality features of the sedan, especially to the drive concept to the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Audi A6 hybrid score. On the drivetrain of the BMW 5 Series ActiveHybrid is integrated with a six-cylinder 306 hp and a 44 hp electric motor, which the new or used BMW 5 Series ActiveHybrid certify a system output of 340 hp. Very innovative of the electric motor is integrated into the eight-speed automatic transmission and can achieve a high efficiency here. Especially in the cities of the BMW 5 ActiveHybrid cars to up to 60 km / h in purely electric mode up to four kilometers are powered solely by the lithium-ion battery in the trunk. With an electronically limited top speed of 250 km / h in the BMW 5 ActiveHybrid is Used in the context of its competitors. According to factory specifications of the BMW 5 ActiveHybrid is satisfied with 6.4 liters per kilometers and emits only 149 grams of CO ² fuel. The standard equipment includes 17-inch light-alloy wheels, navigation system, automatic climate control and an active vehicle dynamics control with start-stop system.