bmw m5 News Stories
2014 BMW M5 Gets Announced with Optional Competition Packiageby Mark Jurista on May 21, 2013 at 09:38:00 AM
BMW has just announced the changes to the 2014 BMW M5 including the addition of a Competition Package. The Competition Package boosts output by 15 hp to 575 hp in the high-revving V-8 engine, swaps in new coil springs and damper calibrations, stiffer anti-sway bars and more.
The 2014 BMW M5 starts at $90,900 with the newly added Competition Package adding another $7,300 to the price.
E60 M5 stars in Fast & Furious 6by Tim Jones on May 01, 2013 at 11:08:00 AM
In the 6th installment of the Fast & Furious movies Dom and crew have upgraded their rides. The E60 M5 features prominently in several chase scenes. The movie hits theaters Memorial Day.
Which would you rather: M5 or M6by Tim Jones on April 30, 2013 at 04:10:00 PM
Car and Driver pits the 2013 F10 M5 against the 2013 F13 M6 in a battle of the big M cars. Both S63tu powered with BMWs M DTC the power and potential of both cars should be evenly matched. The question is, which chassis and overall package would you rather have?
What does the F10 M5 Needs? Turner says 'some exhaust noise to with all this power'by Tim Jones on March 22, 2013 at 09:08:00 AM
What does the F10 M5 need? More sound and power, of course! Enter the Turner Motorsport F10 M5 axle back exhaust system. Crafted from 304 stainless steal with 4" tips to fill out the rear bumper. The exhausts adds 14hp and 19ft-lbs to your M5.
TMS M5 on Vorsteiner VS-340by Tim Jones on December 23, 2012 at 10:00:00 AM
The modifications to Turner Motorsport's 2012 BMW M5 just don't stop. The 500 horsepower twin turbo V8s latest upgrade is a set of 21" Vorsteiner VS-340 wheels.
BMW Star in MoneySupermarket Car of the Year Competitionby Tim Jones on December 02, 2012 at 09:00:00 AM
Bimmerfest was delighted to be one of the judges on the competition, and actually included the BMW 3-series in its nominations commenting that it set a new standard for sport sedans.
2013 Frozen Gray M5 DROPPED on H&R springsby Tim Jones on November 29, 2012 at 06:31:38 PM
Turner Motorsport continues their relentless modification pace installing H&R sport springs on their 2013 frozen gray M5. This comes on the heels of installing the carbon fiber Gruppe M intake. This M5 is shaping up to be a one of a kind performance machine and knowing TMS this will be far from the last modifications they do. Turner Motorsport H&R Sport Spring Review We installed the H&R Sport Springs on...
Gruppe M intake installed on Turner Motorsport Frozen F10 M5by Tim Jones on November 27, 2012 at 12:16:57 PM
Turner Motorsport installed one of the first Gruppe M carbon fiber intakes on their frozen gray F10 M5. Here is their story of the installation process and initiall feedback on what the ram air intake does to the impressive power output of the 2013 M5. Turner Motorsport: The Gruppe Intake for F10 M5 fitment is very good. The install takes approximately 2-3 hours depending on skill level, this includes the...
Head 2 Head - BMW M5 vs Porsche Panamera GTSby Tim Jones on October 01, 2012 at 04:27:34 PM
On this episode of Head 2 Head, Motor Trend's Jonny Lieberman pits the 2013 BMW M5 against the 2013 Porsche Panamera GTS in an epic super sedan showdown. The battle begins in California's Mojave desert with a classic quarter-mile drag race. Then Jonny takes both V-8 powered sports saloons up to Big Bear, California to find out which one carves up the winding mountain roads the best....
Stop Driving your M5 or M6 - Oil pump recallby Tim Jones on September 24, 2012 at 07:30:41 PM
2013 BMW M5 and M6s powered by the S63TU engine are being recalled because of a faulty oil pump. The oil pump has already claimed at least one engine of a Bimmerfest European Delivery customer while driving on the Autobahn. If you have an M5 or M6 you should be getting a call from BMW NA shortly and are instructed not to drive your car. Driving your M5 or M6 can result in a dramatic lose of oil pressure...