BMW M5

BMW M5 Competition launches, arrives in Australia in September

Aug 06, 2018

BMW has launched the most powerful version of its M5 sedan, with the 2019 BMW M5 Competition. It will arrive in Australia in September. The headline stats are impressive, with the Competition variant shaving 0.3...

Video: BMW M5 vs Mercedes-AMG E63 vs Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid

Jul 20, 2018

Autocar in the UK has put together a quick drag race between the spanking new BMW M5, the electrifying Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid, and the mighty Mercedes-AMG E 63 S. Before you head down...

2018 BMW M5 laps Nurburgring in 7:38, misses sedan record (video)

May 09, 2018

It looks like the new BMW M5 isn’t quite quick enough to reset the production four-door sedan lap record at the Nurburgring, with renowned testers at Sport Auto recently laying down a time of 7:38.92....

BMW M5 Competition revealed, confirmed for Australia

May 09, 2018

This is it. The all-new, first-ever BMW M5 Competition. It comes in as the company’s most powerful vehicle, and one of the fastest four-door sedans on the market. As suspected, the M5 Competition uses a...

2019 BMW M5 Competition specs confirmed, images found

May 03, 2018

Some more details of the new BMW M5 Competition have been leaked out, this time via the company’s German website. On there it clearly confirms the variant will exist. Like the M3 and M4 Competition,...

2018 BMW M5 produces whopping 466kW at the wheels on dyno (video)

Apr 06, 2018

The all-new, 2018 BMW M5 has landed in Australia, coming in as the most powerful BMW production car ever offered. How powerful is it really? Well, one of the first dyno runs has produced very...

2018 World Car of the Year award winners announced

Apr 05, 2018

The 2018 World Car of the Year award winners have been announced, with some surprise winners in various categories this year shaking up the market. Taking home the overall World Car of the Year award,...

2018 BMW M5 Competition Package in the works, more power

Jan 25, 2018

If you’re not satisfied with the performance of the new, 2018 BMW M5, which arrives in Australia in a couple of months, you might be interested to hear there is, apparently, a Competition Package on...

BMW M5 claims 2 Guinness World Records for long drift (video)

Jan 11, 2018

Remember the BMW M5 drifting stunt from the other day? An official Guinness World Record has now been acknowledged. Actually, two records have been claimed. A new BMW M5 was used to set the longest...

BMW M5 to reclaim world’s longest drift with crazy refuelling (video)

Jan 09, 2018

BMW is looking to break the record for the world’s longest drift in the new BMW M5, reclaiming the title after losing it to a Toyota 86 a few years ago. To beat the record...

2018 BMW M5 breaks lap record at Shanghai F1 circuit

Dec 21, 2017

Is the new BMW M5 fast? You bet. It has just posted a new lap record around the Shanghai International Circuit with BMW works driver Bruno Spengler behind the wheel. The all-new BMW M5, based...

2018 BMW M5 production commences in Germany

Dec 03, 2017

Production of the 2018 BMW M5 has officially commenced at BMW’s Dingolfing plant in Germany, as it prepares for its showroom arrival next year. The all-new model was unveiled at the Frankfurt motor show in...

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