BMW 5 Series

2020 BMW M550i xDrive confirmed for Australia, new M Performance variant

Nov 25, 2019

BMW Australia will soon expand the 5 Series range with the introduction of its first M550i xDrive. It’ll come in as the only all-wheel drive 5 Series, aside from the M5 from BMW M division....

BMW M5 Competition highway patrol car joins Victoria Police

Jul 15, 2019

Victoria Police have taken delivery of a spanking new BMW M5 Competition, building on the strong partnership with BMW Australia. It joins the existing 5 Series patrol cars that are on fleet in the state,...

BMW testing next-gen EV tech with 720hp 5 Series

Jun 25, 2019

BMW is testing an advanced electric drive system with a special 5 Series prototype as part of the #NEXTGen event this week. The “Power BEV” technology will make its way into the upcoming iX3 fully...

Video: 2019 BMW M5 Competition laps Nurburgring in 7:35.90, hits bird

Jun 16, 2019

We know the new BMW M5 (F90) can lap the Nurburgring in 7:38, but what sort of lap time can the more powerful and more hardcore M5 Competition version do? Sport Auto has just provided...

BMW M5 Edition 35 Years announced, just 350 being made

May 17, 2019

Avid BMW M5 fans mights remember the M5 30 years edition. Well, it’s back… sort of. Welcome to the 2019 BMW M5 Edition 35 Years. It comes with a range of exclusive trimmings, helping to...

BMW 5 Series Carbon Edition spices up US range

May 06, 2019

It seems BMW is about to introduce a special 5 Series Carbon Edition, at least for the US market, with images and details recently hitting the web confirming such a model. The latest-gen, G30 5...

Alpina XD3 & B5 Touring announced for Australia

Feb 12, 2019

Looking to buy a BMW but want something a little more exclusive? BMW’s tuning brand Alpina is getting ready to launch its two latest models, the Alpina XD3 based on the X3, and the B5...

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...

BMW 530d patrol cars confirmed for NSW Police Force

May 21, 2018

Last year BMW Australia and the Victoria Police Force set up an agreement which will see BMW 5 Series vehicles implemented in the future police fleet. BMW Australia has now finalised a deal with the...

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...

2018 BMW 530i Touring M Sport review (video)

Apr 09, 2018

In an industry now dominated by SUVs, it’s refreshing to see the option still exists for a large luxury wagon with the sporty driving dynamics of a sedan. The 5 Series was the best-selling car...

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...