The heart of this sprinter is the well known 4.4-liter high-speed V8 BMW M Twin Power Turbo engine. Power is increased to 600-hp, with a maximum torque of 700 NM. With this BMW M5 Competition Edition is among the most powerful cars in the model history of BMW. Another 600-hp powered model is the 2017 BMW Alpina B7.
Increasing the pressure in the turbines along with special modifications in the control engine management unit, have led to an increase in dynamic model parameters to 600-hp. The maximum torque has been increased by 20 NM to 700 NM and generates 516 pound-feet of torque. These parameters allow it to accelerate to 60mph in just 3.9 seconds.
Special Edition comes standard with Competition Package, which includes, among other things, lowering the car by 10 mm and firmer tuning of springs, dampers, and stabilizers suspension. Steering with M-specific Servotronic function comes with direct gear ratios. In addition, M Dynamic Mode system stability control DSC (Dynamic Stability Control) is further reset. To tame the model takes care of the optional M carbon ceramic braking system.
BMW M5 Competition Edition will be produced in a run of only 200 units. Half of them will be met in metallic Carbon Black, the other half in metallic Mineral White. On 20-inch forged and polished, M alloy wheels with double-spoke design are fitted with tires in size 265/35 ZR20 front and 295/30 ZR20 rear. M Performance carbon components such as the rear diffuser, spoiler on the trunk lid and door mirror cover extra dynamic accents. The carbon-ceramic brakes come at an additional price.
And the interior emphasizes the unique character of the model. This is achieved logos “M5 Competition 1 / 200, Merino Black leather upholstery with contrasting stitching, M multi-function seats with embroidery on the headrests, powerful 1200W Bang & Olufsen High-End Surround Sound System and more.
If you have €129 500, which is around $145,000, it means you can afford to buy BMW M5 Competition Edition.
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