2017 BMW M5 F90

The M5 is an all wheel drive saloon (sedan) road car with a front positioned engine, produced by BMW. The BMW M5 belongs to the F90 model family from BMW. It is powered by a turbocharged engine of 4.4 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 8 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 592 bhp (600 PS/441 kW) of power at 5600-6700 rpm, and maximum torque of 750 N·m (553 lb·ft/76.5 kgm) at 1800-5600 rpm. The engine drives the wheels by means of an 8 speed automatic gearbox. It weighs a quoted 1930 kg at the kerb. The BMW M5 is said to be able to attain a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph), official fuel consumption is 14.5/8.2/10.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 241.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2017 BMW M5 F90 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4965 mm
How heavy?
1930 kg
What size engine?
4.4 litre, 4395 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
600 PS / 592 bhp / 441 kW @ 5600-6700 rpm
How much torque?
750 Nm / 553 ft.lb / 76.5 kgm @ 1800-5600 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 3.4 s
How fast?
250 km/h, 155 mph
How economical?
14.5/8.2/10.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
241.0 CO2 g/km

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2017 BMW M5 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2982 mm 117.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1626 mm 64 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1595 mm 62.8 inches
Length 4965 mm 195.5 inches
Width 1903 mm 74.9 inches
Height 1473 mm 58 inches
Ground clearance 132 mm 5.2 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 1930 kg 4255 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area 0.76
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer BMW
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 4.4 litre
4395 cc
(268.199 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89 × 88.3 mm
3.5 × 3.48 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.01
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
32 valves in total
maximum power output 600 PS (592 bhp) (441 kW)
at 5600-6700 rpm
Specific output 134.7 bhp/litre
2.21 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 750 Nm (553 ft·lb) (76.5 kgm)
at 1800-5600 rpm
Specific torque 170.65 Nm/litre
2.06 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2144.4 kPa (311 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 549.38 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor M TwinPower turbocharger
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 3.4 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 250 km/h (155 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 311 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
228.73 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
306.74 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.14 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 4.37 kg/kW
7.3 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 14.5/8.2/10.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km14.5/8.2/10.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre6.9/12.2/9.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG19.5/34.4/26.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG16.2/28.7/22.4 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 241.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 243.60 g/km
VED band (UK) L
CO2 Effizienz (DE) F
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 9½J x 19
Wheel size rear 10½J x 19
Tyres front 275/40 ZR 19 102Y
Tyres rear 285/40 ZR 19 104Y
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 8 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.64
Final drive ratio 3.15
general
Carfolio.com ID528385
Production total
Model code
Model family F90
RAC rating 39.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2017 BMW M5 added 2017-08-22.
Last modified 2017-08-22.