BMW M5 Technical Specifications







Published by Gerald Ferreira Date: February 1, 2012
Categories: BMW, BMW M5

  • Technical Specifications for the BMW M5
  • BMW M5 Output and torque diagram
  • BMW M5 Exterior and interior Dimensions

BMW-M5-2012

 

 

 

 

BMW M5

 

 

 

Body

 

 

 

 

No. of doors/seats

4 / 5

Length/width/height (unladen)

mm

4910 / 1891 / 1456

Wheelbase

mm

2964

Track, front/rear

mm

1627 / 1582

Ground clearance

mm

117

Turning circle

m

12.6

Tank capacity

approx. l

80

Cooling system incl. heating

l

18.5

Engine oil1)

l

8.4

Weight, unladen, to DIN/EU

kg

1870 / 1945

Max load to DIN

kg

540

Max permissible weight

kg

2410

Max axle load, front/rear

kg

1180 / 1260

Max trailer load,braked (12%)/unbraked

kg

2000 / 750
Max roof load/towbar download

kg

100 / 90

Luggage comp capacity

l

520

Air drag

cX x A

0.33 x 2.40

 
Engine
Configuration/No. of cyls./valves

V90 / 8 / 4

Engine technology

M TwinPower Turbo technology with cross-bank exhaust manifold,

twin-scroll turbocharging,

direct petrol injection

(High Precision Injection), VALVETRONIC and Double-Vanos

Effective capacity

cm³

4395

Bore/stroke

mm

88.3 / 89.0

Compression ratio

:1

10.0

Fuel grade

RON 98 (min. 95)

Output

kW/hp

412 / 560

at

min–1

6000 – 7000

Torque

Nm

680

at

min–1

1500 – 5750

 
Electrical system
Battery/Installation

Ah/–

105 / luggage comp

Alternator

A/W

210 / 2926

 
Driving dynamics and safety
Suspension, front

Double track control arm with M-specific elastokinematics, small, negative steering roll radius, anti-dive

Suspension, rear

Integral-V multi-arm axle with M-specific elastokinematics,

spatial suspension with anti-squat and anti-dive

Brakes, front

Six-piston fixed-calliper compound disc brakes

Diameter

mm

400 x 36 / vented

Brakes, rear

Single-piston fixed-calliper compound disc brakes

Diameter

mm

396 x 24 / vented

Driving stability systems

Standard: DSC incl. ABS, ASC and MDM (M Dynamic Mode), CBC (Cornering Brake Control), DBC (Dynamic Brake Control), Dry Braking function,

Fading Compensation, Start-Off Assistant, Dynamic Damper Control, Active M Differential, linked to Integrated Chassis Management (ICM)

Safety equipment

Standard: airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger, head airbags for front and rear seats, three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats with belt latch tensioner and belt force limiter at the

front, crash-activated head restraints at the front, crash sensors, Tyre Defect Indicator

Steering

Hydraulic rack-and-pinion steering with M-specific Servotronic function

Steering ratio, overall

:1

18.0

Tyres, front/rear

265/40 R19 102Y

295/35 R19 104Y

Rims, front/rear

9J x 19 LM

10J x 19 LM

 

  

 

 

BMW M5

 

 

BMW ConnectedDrive

 

 

 

 

Comfort

Optional: BMW Assist incl. Enquiry Service, remote-control functions and

V-Info+ (Traffic Info plus), Real-Time Traffic Information, BMW TeleServices, integration of mobile devices

Infotainment

Optional: internet access, BMW Online incl. Park Info, National Info, Google Local Search, News, Realtime Weather, BMW Routes, Office functions, Bluetooth Audio Streaming, Online Update Music Tracks, Apps

Safety

Optional: variable light distribution and adaptive headlight range control (standard), High Beam Assistant,

Park Distance Control, rear-view camera, Surround View incl. Top View and Side View, BMW Night Vision with pedestrian detection, Head-Up Display (standard), Lane Change Warning, Lane Departure Warning,

Speed Limit Info, Advanced eCall

 

 

Transmission

 

Type of gearbox

Seven-speed M double-clutch transmission with Drivelogic

Gear ratios                           I

:1

4.806

                                                II

:1

2.593

                                                III

:1

1.701

                                                IV

:1

1.277

                                                V

:1

1.000

                                                VI

:1

0.844

                                                VII

:1

0.671

                                                R

:1

4.172

Final drive

:1

3.150

 

 

Performance

 

 

 

Power-to-weight ratio(DIN-Leergew.)

kg/kW

4.5

Output per litre

kW/l

93.7

Acceleration            0–100 km/h

s

4.4

                                    0–1000 m

s

21.9

in 4th/5th gear         80–120km/h

s

3.7 / 4.6

Top speed

km/h

250 / 3052)

 
BMW EfficientDynamics
BMW EfficientDynamics standard features

Brake Energy Regeneration with recuperation display,

Auto Start-Stop function, intelligent lightweight construction, on-demand operation of ancillary units, flow rate-controlled power steering pump,

tyres with reduced rolling resistance

 
Fuel consumption EU
with standard tyres
Urban

l/100km

14.0

Extra-urban

l/100km

7.6

Combined

l/100km

9.9

CO2

g/km

232

Emission rating

EU5

 

Specifications apply to ACEA markets; data relevant to homologation applicable in part only to Germany (weight)

1)  Oil change

2)  In conjunction with optional M Driver’s Package

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