2012 BMW M5 Laps The Nurburgring [Video]

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It looks as though the drivers are just as excited as we are for this showdown. In this teaser trailer three all-new BMW M5’s lap the famous race track accompanied by a helicopter filming in HD. The video is set to come out tomorrow and from the looks of it, will not disappoint. The M5 has been… Continue Reading...

2012 BMW M5 Takes a Lap at Laguna Seca [Video]

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Here is one of the latest clips of the BMW M5 booting it on the Laguna Seca track. Oh how sweet the sound is! The M5 has been entirely redesigned but the biggest change is the switch from a high-revving V10 to a 4.4-liter twin-turbocharged V8. The new engine cranks out 552 horsepower and 502 lb-ft… Continue Reading...

Edo Competition BMW M5 Dark Edition Is Darth Vader’s Wagon

Edo Competition BMW M5 Dark Edition Is Darth Vader’s Wagon
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If there was ever a reason to want to own a wagon, this might be it. Edo Competition’s BMW M5 Dark Edition features family transportation with 555-hp, from the stock 500-hp and 413 lb-ft of torque up from the stock 384 lb-ft. In addition to the performance upgrades, Edo Competition outfits the M5 wagon with… Continue Reading...

2012 BMW M5 New Ad: [VIDEO]

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BMW UK has released another dramatic video detailing the 2012 M5. The M5 won’t go on sale until spring 2012, so we still have nearly a year before it hits the streets but this commercial is getting us very excited. The M5 has been entirely redesigned but the biggest change is the switch from a… Continue Reading...

BMW M5 Unofficially Crowned World’s Fastest Sedan With 7:55 Nurburgring Lap Time

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BMW M5 Unofficially Crowned World’s Fastest Sedan With 7:55 Nurburgring Lap Time
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With a BMW factory driver behind the wheel of BMW’s new M5, the luxury sedan has reportedly turned in a lap time of 7:55 around the famed Nurburgring. This makes it the world’s fastest sedan, ahead of Porsche‘s Panamera Turbo (7:56) and Cadillac‘s CTS-V (7:59), and puts it on par of other supercars such as… Continue Reading...

2012 BMW M5 Commercial [Video]

2012 BMW M5 Commercial [Video]
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The next-generation BMW M5 has finally arrived and looks fantastic. The car won’t actually go on sale until spring 2012, so we still have nearly a year before it hits the streets but photos and this commercial have been released and portrays this BMW as a beast. The M5 has been entirely redesigned but the… Continue Reading...

BMW Launches 2012 M5 Configurator

BMW Launches 2012 M5 Configurator
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Those that have been waiting in anticipation for BMW‘s next-generation M5 can now entertain themselves with an online configurator, albeit rather limited in options. The online configurator offers a full 3D render of the upcoming M5, complete with 360-degree views of the interior and exterior and a static shot of the cockpit. The exterior currently… Continue Reading...

BMW M3 May Get V6 Engine

BMW M3 May Get V6 Engine
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Depending on your opinion of the M3 V8, this may be upsetting. BMW may be considering a V6 engine for the next generation BMW M3. You read that correctly, V6 instead of their famous traditional inline 6. According to M3post.com, BMW may decide on one of four different power-plants. The first option is to strap a… Continue Reading...

Report: Next BMW M5 to Get Aluminum Chassis, Carbon Body and F1-Style KERS System

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Report: Next BMW M5 to Get Aluminum Chassis, Carbon Body and F1-Style KERS System
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With the launch of the new 2011 5-Series, the debut of the M version of that car is fast approaching. There have been numerous rumors about the new model and the folks at Bimmerfile have attempted to separate fact from fiction to give us an idea at just what to expect. First, we can all… Continue Reading...

2011 BMW M5 Spied Out Testing

2011 BMW M5 Spied Out Testing
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The folks over at Carscoop have just snagged these photos of what appears to be the 2011 BMW M5 out testing. Code-named the F10, there are a few hints that lead to the speculation that this is in fact the M5 and not a standard 5 series. The real give-away, however, are the four exhaust… Continue Reading...

Next BMW M5 to Get Regenerative Braking System

Next BMW M5 to Get Regenerative Braking System
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The next BMW M5 will get a version of BMW’s Formula 1-developed KERS system. KERS, which stands for Kinetic Energy Recovery System, is a technology whereby the energy generated from braking is reused to help “power” the vehicle. The regenerative braking system will use the electricity to help power electrical aspects of the car (and… Continue Reading...

Fastest Sedan in the World

Fastest Sedan in the World
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BMW Tuner G-Power has just announced that during recent testing at the Papenburg test track in Germany, its 750hp twin-supercharged HURRICANE RS M5 set a new WORLD RECORD for the fastest sedan. With a stop speed of 367.5 km/h (228.4 mph) the Hurricane eclipsed the Mercedes CLS-based Brabus Rocket, which set a speed of 365.7… Continue Reading...