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2012 BMW M5 [w/video]

Lose Two Cylinders, Gain Two Turbos, Take No Prisoners The first BMW M5, the humble E28 of 1984, had little idea of the performance bloodline it would sire. Its equally humble sales figures proved it: just 2,241 were built. Previous to the 2004 arrival of the E60 M5, the '84 original and the much better-selling E34 that succeeded it in 1988 both carried excellent inline sixes that offered between 256 SAE horsepower in the first-generation's North American trim and 340 European DIN horses by the end of its run in 1995. Good for their time. The E39 M5, however, was the first model in the... Read More

Vital Stats

Engine:
TT 4.4L V8
Power:
560 HP / 502 LB-FT
Transmission:
7-Speed DCT
MSRP:
NA

BMW M5 turns 30, celebrates sideways

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BMW wants world drifting record back in US

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The BMW M5 "Bullet" commercial that's too good to miss

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Chris Harris explains what makes his own 1986 BMW M5 so special

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Listen to BMW's new M5 with its Active Sound system enabled vs. disabled [w/poll]

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Chris Harris + M5 + GT-R. You'll want to watch this

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This is the difference between a sports sedan and the GT-R

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Autocar gets sideways in the 2012 BMW M5

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2012 BMW M5 gets dyno'd, all ate up with power

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BMW makes a Christmas card the M way

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Vicki from Fifth Gear wrings out BMW's new M5

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2012 BMW M5 takes on S 1000 RR motorbike at Cadwell Park

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2012 BMW M5 irks Welsh seagulls with a romp in the sand

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Four-door supercars line up, drag out their differences

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Haven't heard the 2012 BMW M5 yet? Watch this

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Dinan V10 track engine glows purple, accelerates BMW M5 to plaid

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This is what 186 mph in a 2012 BMW M5 looks like

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2012 BMW M5 [w/video]

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Subaru Impreza plus BMW V10 engine equals awesome

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2012 BMW M5 tackles Laguna Seca

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An engineer's tour of the 2012 BMW M5

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BMW releases glorious B-roll of 2012 M5

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Woman valiantly defends BMW M5 against Vancouver rioters

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2012 BMW M5 teased again during Nardo high-speed testing

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BMW M5 gets sideways and leaves long trails of rubber

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Video: BMW Concept M5 smiles for the camera

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