BMW X5 Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on BMW X5 clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 214 mm (8.4 in)
    • Offroad abilities: perfect
    • Ride height per person: 35.7 mm (1.4 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 182 — 194 mm (7.2 — 7.6 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
    • Clearance to tire height: 214 mm / 133 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 214 mm / 478 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 226 mm
    • Difference with world average: +53 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 40i — 1.6 hp/mm
  • 50i — 2.2 hp/mm
  • 30d — 1.2 hp/mm
  • M50d — 1.9 hp/mm
  • 45e — 1.3 hp/mm
  • 40d — 1.6 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 40i — 2.1 Nm/mm
  • 50i — 3 Nm/mm
  • 30d — 2.9 Nm/mm
  • M50d — 3.6 Nm/mm
  • 45e — 2.1 Nm/mm
  • 40d — 3.3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 40i — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 50i — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 30d — 36 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • M50d — 31 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 45e — 126 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    40i 214 mm
    (8.4 in)
    71 mm/L 181 mm
    (7.1 in)
    +25% 12.3
    50i 214 mm
    (8.4 in)
    49 mm/L 181 mm
    (7.1 in)
    +25% 12.3
    30d 214 mm
    (8.4 in)
    72 mm/L 181 mm
    (7.1 in)
    +25% 12.3
    M50d 214 mm
    (8.4 in)
    72 mm/L 181 mm
    (7.1 in)
    +25% 12.3
    45e 214 mm
    (8.4 in)
    71 mm/L 181 mm
    (7.1 in)
    +25% 12.3
    40d 214 mm
    (8.4 in)
    72 mm/L 181 mm
    (7.1 in)
    +25% 12.3
    Vehicle 40i
    Clearance 214 mm (8.4 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 71 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 181 mm (7.1 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.3%
    Vehicle 50i
    Clearance 214 mm (8.4 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 49 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 181 mm (7.1 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.3%
    Vehicle 30d
    Clearance 214 mm (8.4 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 72 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 181 mm (7.1 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.3%
    Vehicle M50d
    Clearance 214 mm (8.4 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 72 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 181 mm (7.1 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.3%
    Vehicle 45e
    Clearance 214 mm (8.4 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 71 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 181 mm (7.1 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.3%
    Vehicle 40d
    Clearance 214 mm (8.4 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 72 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 181 mm (7.1 in)
    Difference from world average +25%
    Ride height to car height 12.3%

    Quick notes on BMW X5 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 209 mm (8.2 in)
      • Offroad abilities: perfect
      • Ride height per person: 41.8 mm (1.6 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 177 — 189 mm (7 — 7.4 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
      • Clearance to tire height: 209 mm / 137 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 209 mm / 464 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 221 mm
      • Difference with world average: +48 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 40e — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 25d — 1 hp/mm
  • M50d — 1.8 hp/mm
  • 40d — 1.5 hp/mm
  • 30d — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 50i — 2.2 hp/mm
  • 35i — 1.5 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 40e — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 25d — 2.2 Nm/mm
  • M50d — 3.5 Nm/mm
  • 40d — 3 Nm/mm
  • 30d — 2.7 Nm/mm
  • 50i — 3.1 Nm/mm
  • 35i — 1.9 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 40e — 63 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 25d — 36 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • M50d — 31 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 40d — 34 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 30d — 34 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 50i — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 35i — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    40e 209 mm
    (8.2 in)
    105 mm/L 176 mm
    (6.9 in)
    +23% 11.9
    25d 209 mm
    (8.2 in)
    105 mm/L 176 mm
    (6.9 in)
    +23% 11.9
    M50d 209 mm
    (8.2 in)
    70 mm/L 176 mm
    (6.9 in)
    +23% 11.9
    40d 209 mm
    (8.2 in)
    70 mm/L 176 mm
    (6.9 in)
    +23% 11.9
    30d 209 mm
    (8.2 in)
    70 mm/L 176 mm
    (6.9 in)
    +23% 11.9
    50i 209 mm
    (8.2 in)
    48 mm/L 176 mm
    (6.9 in)
    +23% 11.9
    35i 209 mm
    (8.2 in)
    70 mm/L 176 mm
    (6.9 in)
    +23% 11.9
    Vehicle 40e
    Clearance 209 mm (8.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 105 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 176 mm (6.9 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.9%
    Vehicle 25d
    Clearance 209 mm (8.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 105 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 176 mm (6.9 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.9%
    Vehicle M50d
    Clearance 209 mm (8.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 70 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 176 mm (6.9 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.9%
    Vehicle 40d
    Clearance 209 mm (8.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 70 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 176 mm (6.9 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.9%
    Vehicle 30d
    Clearance 209 mm (8.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 70 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 176 mm (6.9 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.9%
    Vehicle 50i
    Clearance 209 mm (8.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 48 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 176 mm (6.9 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.9%
    Vehicle 35i
    Clearance 209 mm (8.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 70 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 176 mm (6.9 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.9%

    Quick notes on BMW X5 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 222 mm (8.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: perfect
      • Ride height per person: 44.4 mm (1.7 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 190 — 202 mm (7.5 — 8 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
      • Clearance to tire height: 222 mm / 137 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 222 mm / 464 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 234 mm
      • Difference with world average: +61 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 30d — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 35i — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 40d — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 50i — 1.8 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 30d — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • 35i — 1.8 Nm/mm
  • 40d — 2.7 Nm/mm
  • 50i — 2.7 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 30d — 30 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 35i — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 40d — 30 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 50i — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    30d 222 mm
    (8.7 in)
    74 mm/L 189 mm
    (7.4 in)
    +27% 12.5
    35i 222 mm
    (8.7 in)
    74 mm/L 189 mm
    (7.4 in)
    +27% 12.5
    40d 222 mm
    (8.7 in)
    74 mm/L 189 mm
    (7.4 in)
    +27% 12.5
    50i 222 mm
    (8.7 in)
    50 mm/L 189 mm
    (7.4 in)
    +27% 12.5
    Vehicle 30d
    Clearance 222 mm (8.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 74 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 189 mm (7.4 in)
    Difference from world average +27%
    Ride height to car height 12.5%
    Vehicle 35i
    Clearance 222 mm (8.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 74 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 189 mm (7.4 in)
    Difference from world average +27%
    Ride height to car height 12.5%
    Vehicle 40d
    Clearance 222 mm (8.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 74 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 189 mm (7.4 in)
    Difference from world average +27%
    Ride height to car height 12.5%
    Vehicle 50i
    Clearance 222 mm (8.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 50 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 189 mm (7.4 in)
    Difference from world average +27%
    Ride height to car height 12.5%

    Quick notes on BMW X5 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 222 mm (8.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: perfect
      • Ride height per person: 44.4 mm (1.7 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 190 — 202 mm (7.5 — 8 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
      • Clearance to tire height: 222 mm / 140 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 222 mm / 457 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 234 mm
      • Difference with world average: +61 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 30d — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 30i — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 35d — 1.3 hp/mm
  • 48i — 1.6 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 30d — 2.3 Nm/mm
  • 30i — 1.4 Nm/mm
  • 35d — 2.6 Nm/mm
  • 48i — 2.1 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 30d — 27 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 30i — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 35d — 27 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 48i — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    30d 222 mm
    (8.7 in)
    74 mm/L 189 mm
    (7.4 in)
    +27% 12.8
    30i 222 mm
    (8.7 in)
    74 mm/L 189 mm
    (7.4 in)
    +27% 12.8
    35d 222 mm
    (8.7 in)
    74 mm/L 189 mm
    (7.4 in)
    +27% 12.8
    48i 222 mm
    (8.7 in)
    46 mm/L 189 mm
    (7.4 in)
    +27% 12.8
    Vehicle 30d
    Clearance 222 mm (8.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 74 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 189 mm (7.4 in)
    Difference from world average +27%
    Ride height to car height 12.8%
    Vehicle 30i
    Clearance 222 mm (8.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 74 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 189 mm (7.4 in)
    Difference from world average +27%
    Ride height to car height 12.8%
    Vehicle 35d
    Clearance 222 mm (8.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 74 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 189 mm (7.4 in)
    Difference from world average +27%
    Ride height to car height 12.8%
    Vehicle 48i
    Clearance 222 mm (8.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 46 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 189 mm (7.4 in)
    Difference from world average +27%
    Ride height to car height 12.8%

    Quick notes on BMW X5 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 192 mm (7.6 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 38.4 mm (1.5 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 160 — 172 mm (6.3 — 6.8 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: low
      • Clearance to tire height: 192 mm / 153 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 192 mm / 432 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 204 mm
      • Difference with world average: +31 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 3.0d — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 3.0i — 1.1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 3.0d — 2.8 Nm/mm
  • 3.0i — 1.5 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 3.0d — 21 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    3.0d 180 mm
    (7.1 in)
    60 mm/L 147 mm
    (5.8 in)
    +11% 10.5
    3.0i 203 mm
    (8 in)
    68 mm/L 170 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +21% 11.8
    Vehicle 3.0d
    Clearance 180 mm (7.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 60 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 147 mm (5.8 in)
    Difference from world average +11%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%
    Vehicle 3.0i
    Clearance 203 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 170 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +21%
    Ride height to car height 11.8%