New BMW Film Features the all-new BMW 5 Series
Back in 2001, in a time before the existence of YouTube, BMW launched a groundbreaking series of short online films called The Hire. Each BMW film was a unique product of acclaimed directors such as Ang Lee, Wong Kar Wai, Guy Ritchie, Alejandro González Iñárritu, and John Woo; and featured Clive Owen in the main role as driver for hire along side stars like Madonna, Gary Oldman, Don Cheadle. In the fifteen years since these films were released online they still enjoy a cult status among both BMW and film fans.
Now the brand is back with a new buzz around its latest BMW film The Escape. Clive Owen is back in the driver’s seat in this latest rendition directed by Neill Blomkapp and co-starring Dakota Fanning. With a timely topic and top-speed action The Escape sets a new standard for the beloved BMW film series.
Of course, the other big star of The Escape, is the captivating BMW 5 Series. In its 7th and most innovative generation to date the 5 Series is really the one to watch. With unbeatable performance and state-of-the-art technology it once again raises the standard of what it means to be a BMW Ultimate Driving Machine. Here are some of its highlights:
The 5 Series will feature the iDrive 6.0 with live content feeds and the ability to follow natural speech commands. It also features Optional Gesture Control that allows you to control navigation, communication and entertainment with simple hand gestures.
Assisted Driving Features
The latest 5 Series comes equipped with systems like the Active Lane Keeping Assistant detects lane marking with camera sensors to keep your vehicle toward the center of the lane. Available Adaptive Mode adjusts to your driving style giving you an personalized response as it intuitively anticipates curves, crossroads, and street type.
Light and Fast
The all-new 5 Series sprints across the road thanks to its thoughtful design and smart materials. Lightweight, high-strength steel, aluminum, and magnesium have been combined to craft a sophisticated vehicle that expertly handles the road with higher efficiency and maximum stability.
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