It was first shown at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show, with the xDrive50i being made available for purchase in early August 2013 in Europe and in late 2013 in the United States of America.
An optional adaptive suspension package; Dynamic Performance Control and Dyanmic Drive active roll stabilisation, was offered for all models including the xDrive50i. An M-tuned X5 was produced under the F85 chassis code.
Need for Speed: Edge
The X5 2015 appears in Need for Speed: Edge.