The limited edition BMW M5 "30 Jahre M5" is being showcased in Abu Dhabi. Production is capped at 300 units.
The limited edition BMW M5 "30 Jahre M5" is being showcased in Abu Dhabi.
Revealed several months ago to celebrate the M5's 30th anniversary, the special edition mid-size sedan will be built in a limited series of 300 units and one of them is available at a BMW dealership in Abu Dhabi. This is actually the most powerful production BMW ever as its packs 600 HP (441 kW) and 700 Nm (516 lb-ft) from an uprated twin-turbo V8 4.4-liter engine. By "most powerful" we are referring to the horsepower figure as the X5 M & X6 M duo has a 750 Nm (553 lb-ft) torque.
Getting back to the special M5, it wears an Individual Frozen Dark Silver paint and rides on unique bi-color 20-inch wheels while on the inside it gets Merino leather & Alcantara upholstery as well as aluminum inserts and the compulsory badging.
Despite weighing a hefty 1,870 kg (4,123 lbs), the special M5 runs the 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) sprint in as little as 3.9 seconds and can reach a maximum speed of 190 mph (305 km/h) when configured with the optional M Driver's Package.