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BMW M5

Vitals

  • Engine
    4.4L
  • Power
    560 @ 6000 rpm
  • Transmission
    7-spd aut w/OD
  • 0-60
    4.4 seconds
  • Drivetrain
    rear-wheel
  • Seating
    5 passengers
  • Fuel Capacity
    80 liters
  • MPG
    14.0 City / 7.6 HWY

Specs

BMW M5 (US) E60 manual 507HP (372 kW) @ 7750 rpm
BMW M5 E60 manual 507HP (372 kW) @ 7750 rpm
BMW M5 E34 manual 339HP (249 kW) @ 6900 rpm
BMW M5 E34 manual 344HP (253 kW) @ 6900 rpm
BMW M5 E34 manual 315HP (231 kW) @ 6900 rpm
BMW M5 E28 manual 285HP (210 kW) @ 6500 rpm
Bmw M5 7-speed automated manual 370HP (272 kW) @ 6000 rpm
Bmw M5 SMG Automatic 163HP (120 kW) @ 4000 rpm
Bmw M5 Automatic Automatic 299HP (220 kW) @ 5200 rpm

Videos / BMW M5

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The Real Performer-BMW M5 Hamann

BMW M5 BMW M5 Hamann became successful by overcoming a challenge which pushed it to higher levels of achievement. With this model BMW has achieved their goal to make the car more fuel-efficient for our greener times. And eventually somehow they have managed to accomplish their mission to enhance the M5's athletic personality. The BMW M5 has transformed a lot as compared to the regular 5 Series. It has powerful brakes plus various measures to congeal the chassis. With this M5 Hamann, BMW has managed to combine refinement and livability with enjoyment.

Powertrains and Performance

This BMW M5 comes with an engine having a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8-cylinderfor motivating the rear-wheel-drive. This can generate 501 lb-ft of torque and 560 horsepower. The power generated is directed via seven-speed, dual-clutch automated manual transmission (DCT). This car has a six-speed manual transmission. As reported by BMW, this M5 can accelerate from zero to 60 mph in just 4.2 seconds with the DCT.
Safety Measures

BMW M5 is having standard safety equipment which includes stability and traction control, front-seat side airbags, BMW Assist emergency communications system and active front head restraints, antilock disc brakes. The stability control system of this model includes a feature designed to advance braking performance: for periodically wiped dry in damp conditions are the Brake rotors are and brake pads for automatically controlling the throttle when the driver abruptly lifts off the throttle. Among the optional safety equipment includes a blind-spot monitor, a night-vision system proficient of displaying oncoming people, objects or animals that are away from the range of the car's headlights and a lane-departure warning system.

Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options

The BMW M5 is a midsize high-performance 5 Series luxury sedan. The standard equipment included in this sedan is the adaptive suspension dampers, 19-inch alloy wheels, adaptive xenon headlamps, performance tires, an automatic start/stop function, auto-dimming mirrors, dual-zone automatic climate control, front and rear parking sensors, , a power telescoping-and-tilt steering column, heated front seats with memory settings, 16-way power sport front seats, split-folding rear seats and leather upholstery. Among the electronics features include is the navigation system, a 12-speaker surround-sound system along with a six-CD changer, voice commands, Bluetooth, HD radio and an iPod/USB interface.

Interior Design and Special Features

BMW M5, Photo #2 The material quality of the M5 is acceptably stylish with expanses of gleaming aluminum and buttery leather. This BMW's features 16-way adjustment, allowing for extremely customizable support. A backseat are roomy and offers practicality that's a pleasant surprise in a car this sporting, and is spacious enough to entrench adults over long drives with no discomfort. A split-folding rear seat enhances the trunk's 14-cubic-feet cargo capacity

Driving Impressions

The absolute brute force of the BMW M5's with its V8 is sufficient to leave you wheezing and shaken making this sedan a pleasant and easy escort on whether driven at a leisurely clip during mundane city travel or on winding blacktop with lots of enjoy. With this M5's DCT you can choose to shift gears by nudging the console-mounted lever back and forth or even by tapping the rubber-backed shift paddles on the steering wheel. This M5 has preserved its traditional hydraulically assisted power steering.

BMW M5 Hamann is not a sports car but a great big sedan which can be best experienced on the road that is open enough to let the car open up a little.