2012 BMW M5 – Top Speed

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2012 BMW M5

Posted on 06.22.2012 by Simona

Just a few months the car#8217;s official debut at the Motor Show, BMW has decided it was to reveal the official specs on the generation M5 sports sedan. seeing the first concept at the 2011 Shanghai Motor now we can see the M5 in all its glory. And we sure like we are seeing.

The M5 name was used for the time back in 1984, but then, the car has evolved into an sedan that combines potential with the comprehensive of a luxurious business sedan. The new brings a high-revving 4.4-liter V8 with an M TwinPower Turbo that delivers an impressive 560 hp at – 7,000 rpm and a peak torque of 502 from 1,500 rpm.

The will sprint from 0 to 60 mph in 4.4 and, when the speed is removed, is capable of hitting an top speed of 190 mph. Despite impressive performance numbers, the car deliver an estimated fuel of 28.5 mpg.

UPDATE BMW has unveiled a very cool for their new M5. In this video, the fastest sedan recreates slow-motion bullet footage on a grander scale. The result: Performance Art.

More details about the BMW M5 the jump .


It seems with the new M5, BMW tried to repair all the made by the 5-Series. Where the sedan failed to impress, the M does exactly the opposite. It with dynamic proportions and authoritative appearance that has further enhanced by the addition of design features.

The front of the BMW is a indication to the power lying the hood. The bonnet is defined by the usual V contour lines and with a double-kidney grille, the three air intakes in the lower of the front apron emphasize the air requirement of the engine behind the

Moving to the side of the M5, you will see two air intakes with a dynamically form placed where used to be fog lamps. The car will sit on a new set of M light-alloy wheels in double-spoke

There is also a wide frame and the free-floating look of the bar, which bears the M and gives the intakes an extremely look. The mirror casings are in the vehicle#8217;s body color, the mirror base and lower are painted in High-gloss Black.

The features a bespoke rear a diffuser integrated into the edge of the rear apron, of course, the twin-pipe exhaust The tailpipes are positioned wide to side of the diffuser and have aerodynamically formed surrounds.

. BMW has announced that the new BMW M5 will be with an exclusive Frozen finish, which will be to customers through the BMW Individual program. This color was offered for the special edition BMW M3 Black . ( 5post.com )


The continues the same sporty language started by the exterior: it get M sports seats, fine-grain leather upholstery with features, door sills “M5” lettering, an M driver’s exclusive Aluminum Trace trim strips, and the BMW Individual liner in Anthracite. Standard will include an iDrive system with an up to 10.2-inch Display.

The buttons on the steering wheel allow the drive to operate the control system and the audio and functions. On the left-hand steering spoke, the driver will now two M Drive buttons, which can be to configure the car. For example, the can save a sporty configuration the M1 button and a comfort-biased set-up via the M2

Configure your very own BMW M5 by here .


a bold car that at the push of a button into a sports car.

For the time in a BMW M5 the company has used a engine. The high-revving 4.4 liter V8 with M TwinPower Turbo delivers a total of 560 HP at 6,000 – rpm and a peak torque of 502 lb-ft 1,500 and 5,750 rpm. The rev intervenes at 7,200 rpm.

to the engine it replaces, this an output increase of about 10% and torque increased by 30%.


this impressive output the hood, the new M5 will sprint 0 to 60 mph in in 4.4 seconds, to 124 mph in 13.0 seconds, top speed is limited to 155 mph. But you have removed the limiter you enjoy a speed of up to 190 mph.

BMW spent a great deal of bragging about their new M5, to disappoint with the announced mph sprint time. Not too shabby in to other high performance cars out there, but hell, the new S8 has a reported time of 4.2 seconds and is larger than the M5. Lucky for Car And Driver has expert drivers were able to drive the new sedan the way it was meant to be driven.

the help of these drivers, the BMW M5 has able to clock a 0-60 mph in 3.7 seconds. Eat that, BMW! Now can truly say that their sedan is better than the E63 AMG which sprints from 0 to 60 mph in 4.3

The new BMW M5 is fitted as standard with Energy Regeneration and an Auto function, which automatically off the engine when the car comes to a at junctions or in a traffic jam.

The will be mated to a seven-speed transmission that sends the to the rear wheels. Both in mode (D) and manual (S), it exceptionally fast and clean changes. The transmission offers a shift pattern for the manual mode and the driver can also gear manually using the shift paddles on the steering – the right-hand paddle for upshifts and the paddle for downshifts.

Alternatively, BMW has decided to offer a manual transmission on the North version of the upcoming 2013 BMW M5. new 6-speed manual will be a alternative to the 7-speed M-Double Transmission (M-DCT) and its ratios been optimized for acceleration, and fuel economy. The new transmission is to a short throw shift topped with a black backlit shift knob.

a few days after the BMW#8217;s launch, TeamSpeed reported the 2012 BMW M5 became the fastest around the Nurburgring race with an impressive time of With this new time, the M5 be placed above models the Porsche Panamera Turbo and the Cadillac CTS-V (7:59). new lap time also matches the time of the Ferrari F430.

The record lap was completed by a BMW driver, but put it in the record books just This is actually an unofficial surely to be followed by the real shortly.

When Can I Get One?

The new BMW M5 go on sale on the US market in the summer of at a starting price of $90,695 destination and handling).

The Competition

The XF-R surely has its benefits. It is elegant and luxurious than the BMW M5 a good amount of aggressiveness in its It may only be powered by a 5.0 Liter V8 that pumps out 510 HP, but these factors will surely some votes in Jaguar#8217;s

The Cadillac CTS-V has also a lot of terrain on the US market, and with reason. For one thing, it#8217;s compared to the other models it starts from $64,290 and it also features a very 6.2 liter supercharged V-8 with an of 556 HP and 551 lb.-ft. of torque.

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