Thursday, September 22, 2011

BMW Group PressClub USA - The new BMW M5

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Specifications and performance of the

V8 petrol engine, M TwinPower Turbo technology with Twin Scroll Twin Turbo, cross-bank exhaust manifold, High Precision Direct Injection and VALVETRONIC variable valve control. Displacement: 4,395 cc, output: 412 kW/560 hp at 6,000 – 7,000 rpm, max. torque: 680 Nm (502 lb-ft) at 1,500 – 5,750 rpm. Acceleration 0–100 km/h (62 mph): 4.4 seconds, acceleration 0–200 km/h (124 mph): 13.0 seconds, top speed: 250 km/h / 155 mph (305 km/h / 190 mph with M Driver’s Package). Average fuel consumption: 9.9 litres/100 kilometres (28.5 mpg imp), CO2 emissions: 232 g/km, exhaust standard: EU5.

Full information on the new BMW M5 found here:

BMW Group PressClub USA

1 comment:

  1. Caddy is still saying they have the "Worlds Fastest Production Sedan". Not when this baby hits the streets. But the CTS-V will get Raced, and the M-5 will not. Can you see an M-5 BMW in World Challenge driven by Bill and Joey? WOW, that would be cool.