Jump to content

MyCarForum Logo
Search
Magnifying glass

SEARCH

1

The new M5 smoking rubber!

By CheeJun on 01 Jun 2011

The Miramas circuit is where BMW bring most of their new models for testing and as you can see from the video, they have water sprinklers, chicanes, a 6km oval and most importantly, lots and lots of corners for the new M5 to dance around.

Its still under a slight camouflage job around the side skirts and all but how much different can it get from the current 5 series? The special ingredient comes underneath its sculpted bonnet and that is a 4.4 litre twin turbo V8 which is mated to a 7 speed dual clutch gear box. Not much else is revealed but what i love the most is seeing the white smoke of burning rubber coming off those rear wheels and the new M5 sliding around corners ever so gracefully is just epic! And you'll also find out that the M5 is faster than its predecessor, topping off at 306km/h or 190mph. Can't wait for it to be released and shipped over to our little island. Its roar is just too addictive..

new model, other news, bmw m5 and 1 more...

Viewed: 826 times

Related Blog Posts
Cheejun
Written by Cheejun
Hi everyone, I’m Chee Jun and cars have always been a passion for me since young and writing about them is one way to express myself in the motoring world.



  • 1
Photo
Mecontle Jun 01 2011 05:16 PM
BMW M SERIES: M FOR MARKETING
  • 1
 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
Purchase MPM engine oils and stand a chance to win $500 cash and a three-year supply of MPM...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
Demand for diesel vehicles in Germany has declined so much that dealers have S$6.8 billion w...
Photo
The Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta was a sold out success at its official unveiling at the 2016 Paris M...
Photo
According to Autocar, McLaren's 720S is a hit in terms of sales. Many buyers are said to have...
Photo
Here's another edition of the Cars & Kopi where like-minded car enthusiasts gather togeth...
Photo
The BMW 8 Series is making its return. The German automaker's flagship coupe is replacing the...
   Lifestyle Articles