What we believe the 2011 BMW 5 Series will look like….

5-series | February 28th, 2009 by 24
2009 bmw 5 series rendering 2 What we believe the 2011 BMW 5 Series will look like....

Updated with new photo: Many renderings of the 2011 BMW 5 Series have been going around for a while, some closer to the real deal …

Updated with new photo: Many renderings of the 2011 BMW 5 Series have been going around for a while, some closer to the real deal than others. Many believed that the next 5 Series will be taking lots of design elements from the bigger brother, 7 Series, and they came up with a scaled down version of the 7er.

Obviously, they were wrong. Historically, the BMW 5 Series was never considered the 7er little sibling and this is NOT about to change now. But what we can tell you for sure is that the 2011 BMW 5 Series will indeed combine several design cues from other models, starting with the canceled CS Concept, the new 5 Series GT and the 2009 BMW 7 Series.

So, by collecting all the information we posted in the last few months and with the huge help from the leaked photo of the 5 Series, we decided to ask our friend Andy Valencia to draw a new rendering for us.

2009 bmw 5 series rendering 498x373 What we believe the 2011 BMW 5 Series will look like....

While the production model might suffer some design modifications, we believe that the front-end is not far from the real deal. As things develop and new information will come in, we’ll make sure to update the rendering and include rear-end shots as well.

Update:

Here is another rendering, same approach:

2009 bmw 5 series rendering 2 498x333 What we believe the 2011 BMW 5 Series will look like....

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