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E39 M5 (1998-2003)

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Old 05-02-2005, 01:58 PM
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Anyone have anymore information on this M5 Touring model?

Anyone have anymore information on this M5 Touring model?

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Old 05-02-2005, 02:53 PM
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Converted 525 or 540...there never was an E39 M5 touring.
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Old 05-02-2005, 03:25 PM
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It's a poser.

There were rumours a few years back about a possble E39 M5 Touring, but it never happened.
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Old 05-02-2005, 06:03 PM
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These shots were posted on Roadfly a few years back. I remember the Georgia plates. IIRC, it did have an S62 engine transplanted.
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Old 05-03-2005, 02:13 PM
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I recall reading about this blue conversion as well. I thought it did have the S62, but I'm not sure.

There is at least one real E39 M5 touring. It was custom built for a high ranking BMW exec in Germany. It is titanium silver and debadged. Gustov at the M5board site took a picture of it when he visited the mother ship a while back.

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this was built by a bmw tech at a dealership in georgia, it is a full m5 drivetrain conversion on a 540. do a search on www.m5board.com and you'll find a bunch of photos.
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Old 06-24-2005, 07:25 PM
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M5 Touring

They have made 2 prior M5 Tourings and they're done with the new one. They just haven't been stateside before. I disagree with Bruce, this M5 Touring looks real
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