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2018 BMW M5

New BMW M5 started life as RWD, next M3 to be AWD?

BMW ushered in a new era when it revealed the 2018 M5 with standard all-wheel drive. The system, dubbed xDrive, is capable of varying the amount of rear-drive bias, or switching to full rear-wheel drive. However, BMW didn't originally plan for the F90 M5 to be AWD, but the notable benefits might... read more

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2018 BMW M5 teaser video

BMW teases new M5, reveal coming August 21

The wait is nearly over for German sports car enthusiasts after BMW announced it will finally reveal the 2018 BMW M5 on August 21. With the announcement, which was posted to... read more August 15, 2017 by


 
1991 BMW M5

To buy back the old toy, that is the question

May 31, 2016 will be a day I relive in my head forever. It's the day a part of me died inside as I listed my 1991 BMW E34 M5 for sale on Bring A Trailer (BaT). The buyer... read more July 10, 2017 by


 
Need For Speed Payback

2018 BMW M5 partially revealed thanks to "Need For Speed" cover art

On the surface, today's announcement surrounding a new "Need For Speed" title is a joyous occasion for gamers and racing fans alike. But, taking a closer look reveals... read more June 2, 2017 by


 
BMW M5 with m xDrive all-wheel-drive system

BMW racer Timo Glock gets acquainted with new M5’s all-wheel-drive system

Ex-Formula One racer Timo Glock has a pretty great job these days. After racing with various manufacturers and teams, he's been a BMW factory racing driver for some time... read more May 23, 2017 by


 
BMW M5 with m xDrive all-wheel-drive system

BMW details M xDrive all-wheel-drive system debuting on M5

BMW M is putting the final touches on its new M5, a car that will be unlike any of its predecessors. It will come as standard with all-wheel drive, though the system will be... read more May 17, 2017 by


 
2018 BMW M5 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 BMW M5 spy shots and video

A new generation of the BMW 5-Series has arrived, and just around the corner is the car's high-performance M5 variant. A prototype for the new M5 has been spotted, and... read more May 16, 2017 by


 
2018 BMW M5 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 BMW M5 reportedly coming with 8-speed automatic, AWD that switches to rear drive

Juicy new details have surfaced surrounding the 2018 BMW M5, and it seems the German marque is hellbent on injecting some of the "Ultimate Driving Machine" character lacking... read more May 1, 2017 by


 
2018 BMW M5 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Report: New BMW M5 will let drivers switch between rear- and all-wheel-drive modes

BMW is in the final stages of development of a new M5 and we hear the car will be unlike any of its predecessors. That’s because the car will be coming with an... read more December 15, 2016 by


 
Alleged 2018 BMW M5 CAD drawings - Image via CamVanDerHorst

Is this the face of the new BMW M5?

This may be our best look yet at the high-performance M5 model joining the rest of the seventh-generation BMW 5-Series range in 2017. Two CAD drawings allegedly revealing the... read more October 17, 2016 by


 
1991 BMW M5

Why I sold my 1991 BMW M5

On May 31, a collective gasp bellowed from every soul that knew me: My 1991 BMW M5 went live on Bring A Trailer. The moment I actually saw it hit the collector car classified... read more August 2, 2016 by


 
2016 BMW M5 Pure Metal Silver Limited Edition

2016 BMW M5 Pure Metal Silver Limited Edition announced with 600 horsepower

The current BMW M5's time is running out as development continues on the new 2018 model, but that isn't stopping the German automaker from churning out a few special... read more July 21, 2016 by


 
2013 BMW M5

Manual no more: BMW to drop stick from next M5, M6

It will soon be the end of an era for BMW's manual transmission—at least in the company's sporty M5 and M6 models. BMW says that limited interest from consumers is... read more April 6, 2016 by


 
Modified E34 BMW M5 and a Bugatti Veyron

Modified E34 BMW M5 Outmuscles Bugatti Veyron: Video

Warning: This video contains some NSFW language. The E34 BMW M5 first arrived in 1988. It was the successor to the original M5, the E28, and stuck with a straight-six engine... read more September 17, 2015 by


 
2014 BMW M5

BMW M Boss Confirms All-Wheel-Drive M5, Hints At X3 M & X4 M

Talk of an all-wheel-drive BMW M5 dates back to 2011, and over the years we’ve had both hints and denials from official sources. Now the recently appointed chief of the... read more January 14, 2015 by


 
30th Anniversary BMW M5

Watch BMW’s 600-Horsepower M5 ’30 Jahre’ Edition Burn Rubber: Video

BMW launched a special version of its latest M5 to celebrate the nameplate’s 30th anniversary this year. The special version is called the M5 30 Jahre Edition, German... read more September 5, 2014 by


 
 

 
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