BMW M5

BMW seven-speed manual patent application found

Jun 07, 2012

A BMW patent application has been found outlining an interesting seven-speed manual design. The German carmaker could be thinking of introducing such a design on its upcoming models. Porsche currently offers a seven-speed manual in...

2012 BMW M5 manual transmission announced

May 25, 2012

BMW has announced a six-speed manual transmission option for the mighty 2012 BMW M5. The option was recently revealed at a private event in California, USA. Unfortunately, the manual option will not be introduced in...

BMW M: 40 years of race-bred road cars

May 24, 2012

This year, and this month, BMW M celebrates its 40th birthday. We thought we’d take a look at the history of BMW’s motorsport division, and some of the awesome cars it has produced over the...

G-Power Hurricane RRs BMW M5 100th edition gets power boost

May 18, 2012

Famous BMW tuner G-Power is commemorating its 100th Hurricane build, and to celebrate it has come up with a special edition Hurricane RRs which gets a 22kW power boost. It might not sound like much...

2012 BMW M5 M Performance special editions headed for UK

May 10, 2012

BMW has released a teaser video previewing the new 2012 BMW M5 M Performance editions. Just 30 examples will hit the market, featuring extra equipment and special paint. Details on the special editions are a...

2012 BMW M5 crash on the autobahn at 300km/h

Apr 21, 2012

What you see here is the remains of a 2012 BMW M5 crash that occurred recently on one of Germany’s autobahn freeways, at a reported 300km/h. The M5 is completely mangled. This is the first...

2012 BMW M5 Ring-Taxi hits the Nurburgring

Apr 13, 2012

BMW M has officially introduced the new 2012 BMW M5 Ring-Taxi. The taxi is used to take passengers for exhilarating rides around the treacherous 20.8km Nurburgring in Germany. The previous M5 V10 was used up...

Manhart Racing MH5 S-Biturbo 2012 BMW M5 tuning kit with up to 541kW

Apr 13, 2012

Yes, as you might have anticipated, more and more tuning programs are being developed for the new 2012 BMW M5. One of the latest, called the Manhart Racing MH5 S-Biturbo, is set to offer up...

2012 BMW M5 to compete in One Lap of America event

Mar 26, 2012

BMW’s cracking new 2012 BMW M5 will run in the One Lap of America this year and compete in the various motorsports events in the Luxury Sedan segment of the Showroom Stock class. The epic...

AC Schnitzer ACS5 2012 BMW M5 tuning kit with 456kW

Mar 03, 2012

Ever thought the new M5 needed more power? Meet the AC Schnitzer ACS5 2012 BMW M5 tuning kit. The famous BMW tuning company has revealed it latest package ahead of a Geneva show debut next...

G-Power 2012 BMW M5 Stage 1 tuning pack

Feb 18, 2012

Renowned BMW tuner, G-Power, has announced its G-Power 2012 BMW M5 Stage 1 tuning program. From a company usually regarded for huge horsepower conversions, this kit is expected to be the tip of an iceberg....

Video: 2012 BMW M5 Australian launch video

Feb 17, 2012

BMW Australia has released a nice little video showcase of the 2012 BMW M5 local launch at Phillip Island. As you’ll see, there’s plenty of sideways malarkey and fun for all to be had with...