2016BMWM5

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…


2016 BMW M5 - 4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan (Base)
4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan (Base)
MSRP:
$94,100
Engine:
4.4L V-8
MPG:
14 City / 20 HWY
BMW M5 spied as camouflage striptease continues

Our latest round of BMW M5 spy shots gives us our first look at production headlights, taillights, and wheels, and leaves us speculating about OLED tech.
Watch the next BMW M5 slide its way around the Nurburgring

BMW is hard at work on the next M5, running a trio of camouflaged testers around the famed Nurburgring and making a lot of good noises along the way.
BMW M models will stay rear-wheel drive as long as possible

V6s and V8s are sticking around, too.

BMW M's product management boss wants to build vehicles with rear-wheel drive and at least six-cylinder engines for as along as possible. He argues that it defines the brand.

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Watch the next BMW M5 slide its way around the Nurburgring

BMW is hard at work on the next M5, running a trio of camouflaged testers around the famed Nurburgring and making a lot of good noises along the way.
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BMW recalls 7,200 units of 5 Series for child seat anchors

BMW will recall 7,162 examples of the 2016 5 Series because a bent anchor in the rear seat could prevent the proper latching of a child safety seat.
Takata adds millions to recall expansion in US [UPDATE]

BMW, FCA, Ford, Honda, Mitsubishi All Affected

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is starting to announce the expanded Takata airbag inflator recalls. FCA has over 5 million vehicles affected worldwide, and BMW has over 420,000 in the US. Honda's expansion includes 350,000 more Civics and Accords.
134K BMW 5 Series recalled for taillight issue

BMW is voluntarily recalling 134,100 cars due to a faulty ground terminal in the taillight bulb carriers, causing the sudden failure of brake lights, turn signals and reverse lights. The recall covers 2008 through 2010 5 Series models produced between March 1, 2007 and December 31, 2009, and includes everything from the 528i to the mighty, V10-powered M5. It's unclear if this recall is limited to sedans or extends to the 5-Series Touring.