BMWis finally in the final stages of developing its new M5 (model 2012). The Bavarian company is these days in the Alps, where it is testing all electronic systems inadverse weather conditionsand general behavior in terms of snow and ice. According to the brand itself has announced the next stop will be South Africa, a completely opposite climate where it is also necessary to check the resistance of vehicles to such large contrasts in temperature, humidity, etc.
As the wait was too long, BMW has decided to issue an official video that shows the different tests for older family 'M', whose atmospheric V10 will go down in history to be replaced by TwinTurbo V8, the same who assembleX6andX5M and that gives them555 hp. According to the testers of BMW, the M5's chassis is based on the 550i's suspension system, but obviously have modified the components with more light and efficient (such as carbon fiber or aluminum) to achieve dynamic behavior much more aggressive.
However, and pending confirmation of the official figures for this model is more than likely exceed the BMW M5 benefits of newMercedes-Benz E 63 AMG, Especially as far as consumption is concerned. If everything runs its course, at the end of the year will be officially andearly 2012would be rolling down the highways of Europe.