By far the most powerful M model that BMW has ever created, the all-new 2018 BMW M5 is set to arrive in the United States next spring, with prices to start from $102,600. At least this is what the German based carmaker has recently declared at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show.
The 2017 L.A. Auto Show closes the year`s most appreciated car events with BMW getting its chance of releasing the base price of the upcoming M5 in the US.
Officially announced ahead the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, the 2018 BMW M5 is the epiphany of good looks, technology at its best and impressive performance under the hood.
The new M5 follows the M`s division design language and comes enhanced with an extremely aggressive body style. It features more lightweight materials which make it faster and increase its performance figures.
We are dealing here with aluminum hood and carbon-fiber reinforced plastic roof, 19-inch lightweight alloy wheels finished in Orbit Grey, new front and rear bumpers, much wider air intakes, rear diffuser with quad tailpipes, flared wheel arches and much, much more.
The cabin is equipped with the latest technology, also underpinning the new 5-Series and the 7-Series – M head-up display, BMW`s latest digital instrument cluster, M Sports steering wheel, push-button for ignition, plenty of drive-mode buttons, as well as the highest levels of materials, like Extended Merino leather upholstery, carbon fiber trims and so on.
Performance wise, the new M5 is be state-of-the-art, with its exclusive 4.4-liter TwinPower Turbo V8 engine, churning out a staggering 600 horsepower and 748 Nm of torque. This is a 40 horsepower and 71 Nm of torque increase compared with the previous model, allowing an acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.2 seconds. With the optional M Driver`s Package, the M5`s top speed can be raised to 304 km/h. Stay tuned for more pricing details in the upcoming period!