BMW India has launched the 2018 BMW M5 in the country. The performance sedan was showcased at the Auto Expo 2018 and is priced from INR INR 1,43,90,000 (ex-showroom) onwards.
The all-new 2018 BMW M5 gets its power from a 4.4-litre V8 bi-turbo engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology. This motor produces 600 hp of power between 5600 to 6700 rpm and a torque of 750 Nm between 1800 rpm and 5600 rpm.
The new BMW M5 can reach 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.4 seconds and 0 to 200 km/h in 11.1 seconds. Top speed is electronically controlled to 250 km/h but that can be increased to 305 km/h by opting for the M Driver’s Package. It comes with an 8-speed M Steptronic automatic transmission as standard.
Also for the first time, the high-performance sedan is equipped with M xDrive all-wheel-drive system. The suspension of has also been engineered to deliver both maximum traction for everyday use and supreme dynamic performance on the race track.
The 2018 BMW M5 gets M compound brakes as standard. The new exhaust system is also lighter and produces a sporty soundtrack with the help of the adjustable flap control system.
There will be a BMW M5 First Edition launched along with the standard M5. This special edition is limited to a run of 400 units for global consumption and is finished in an exclusive BMW Individual Frozen Dark Red Metallic paintwork.
“For over three decades, the BMW M5 has been considered as the most sporting and dynamic executive sedan in the world. It is known as a car that does not hide its raw performance potential, yet at the same time retains its essential motor racing heritage and exudes a more elegant sporty appearance. The BMW M5 has always been the quintessential high-class automobile: fully competent for everyday use as a business sedan, while also fulfilling the role of a high-performance super sports car when desired,” commented Mr. Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India.
2018 BMW M5 Price in India:
The new BMW M5 has been priced from INR 1,43,90,000 (ex-showroom) onwards.