2021 BMW M5: First Look

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Under the Hood
The M5 Sedan continues to be powered by the 4.4-liter TwinPower turbocharged V8 engine producing 600 horsepower at 6000 rpm, and 553 lb-ft of torque from 1800 to 5690 rpm. According to BMW, the M5 will accelerate from zero to 60 mph in 3.2 seconds with top speed electronically limited to 155 mph (190 mph when equipped with the optional M Driver’s Package). The M5 Competition engine is tuned to increase output to 617 horsepower with 553 lb-ft of torque available from 1800 to 5860 rpm. This M5 will accelerate from zero to 60 mph in 3.1 with the same top speed limits. The engine features two turbochargers, cross-bank exhaust manifolds, direct injection and upgraded cooling and oil systems.

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