DSM Group Company, the authorized distributor of Borgward cars in Nepal, is all set to launch their new SUV Borgward BX5 in Nepal. The German brand has offered two variants- 1.4L and 2.0L on the Borgward BX5. The expected price of the two SUVs are Rs.86,10,600 and Rs.1,09,50,000 respectively.
Borgward BX5 Overview
The German SUV Borgward BX5 is expected to arrive in Early 2021 to bring a new vehicle in the SUV segment with a youthful design and embodies classic SUV qualities like versatility, spaciousness, comfort, and off-road capability.
Power and Performance
The Borgward BX5 is powered by a four-cylinder light metal inline motor engine with high-pressure direct injection with piezo injectors, turbocharger with intercooler, variable valve control, and exhaust gas recirculation.
The displacement of the 1.4L engine is 1498cc, and that of the 2.0L engine is 1996cc. The 1.4L engine can generate a maximum power of 148 hp at 5500 rpm, and the 2.0L engine generates 221 hp at 5500 rpm of full power. The 1.4L engine produces a peak torque of 250 Nm at 1750-4500 rpm and 300 Nm at 1500-4500 rpm by the 2.0L engine.
The maximum speed provided by the SUV is 190km per hour. The Borgward BX5 is mated to a 6-stage automatic torque converter transmission. The 1.4L engine is provided with a front-wheel drivetrain, and the 2.0L engine is offered an all-wheel-drive option.
The fuel tank of the Borgward BX5 is 60 litres capacity and can provide a mileage of 16.66 km per litre.
Exterior and Interior Features
The Borgward BX5 creates a superior and confident appearance with dynamic elegance, sporty aesthetics, and character. The company is focused on high design quality and uniqueness when developing all its vehicles.
The brand designs an OCTAGON grille with the brand diamond and the side wings lines. The SUV is furnished with sleek lines and equipped with chrome trims and also features fender flames, sculptured surfaces, and a stepped rear design.
The Borgward BX5 impresses with spacious interiors, and the dashboard is integrated into the door panels benefitted by the wing line design of the SUV. The centrally placed console lets you operate almost everything on the car. The seats are made from leather equipment in a pepper black design.
- 8-inch floating touchscreen
- Smart key and Cruise Control
- Front and Reverse Park Assist with distance display
- Dual-zone automatic A/C with Pollen Filter
- Power panoramic sunroof with anti-pinch function
- Power liftgate with custom opening settings
- Integrated headlight design
- Dual Front Airbags with Front side Airbags
- Anti-lock braking system (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD)
- Vehicle Stability Control
- Traction control and brake assist
- Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
- Hill-start assist control and hill descent control
- Crash Sensor door auto-unlock
- Speed-sensitive power locks
- Child safety locks and ISOFIX anchor points
- Unlocked Door Warning and Driver Fatigue Detection
Brakes and Suspensions
Borgward BX5 is equipped with disc brakes on both the front and rear. There are ventilated disc brakes on the front and ABS, EBD, and brake assist. The suspension on the front is handled by McPherson axle, transverse control arm, spring struts, coil springs, gas-filled shock absorber, and anti-roll bar.
The multi-arm axle, coil springs, and gas-filled shock absorber handle the rear suspension on the Borgward BX5. The 5-seater SUV has a wheelbase of 2685 mm long with a wheel of 235/60 R 18 tire size.
Borgward BX5 Specifications
|Engine||1.4L TGDI (and 2.0L TGDI)|
|Displacement||1498 cc (and 1996cc)|
|Max Power||148 hp @ 5500 rpm (and 221 hp @5500 rpm)|
|Max Torque||250 Nm @ 1750-4500 rpm and (300 Nm @ 1500-4500 rpm)|
|Dimension||4490 x 1877 x 1675 mm|
|Transmission||6-stage automatic torque converter transmission|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||60 litres|
|Mileage||16.66 km per litre|
|Front Tire||235/60 R 18 – Disc|
|Rear Tire||235/60 R 18 – Disc|
|Safety System||ABS, EBD, Brake Assist, VSC, TPMS|
|Suspension||McPherson Strut (front) and Multi-arm axle, coil springs (Rear)|
|Ground Clearance||186 mm|
|Kerb weight||1525 – 1560 kg|
|Colours||Red, Black, White, Silver, Brown|
Borgward BX5 Price in Nepal and Availability
Borgward BX5 is available in Nepal in two variants- 1.4L and 2.0L with an expected price of Rs.86,10,600 and Rs.1,09,50,000. The SUV is currently available at the Borgward Showroom located at Balaju. The vehicle is expected to launch in Nepal by early 2021.