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F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
The sixth generation of the BMW 5 Series Sedan (F10) was produced from 2011 - 2016 with LCI updates arriving in 2014. In the US BMW offered a hatchback 5 Series Gran Truismo (F07) and the rest of the world also go a Station Wagon/Touring version F11.

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Old 04-01-2014, 05:56 AM
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Ah, if you're getting an XI, then BMW makes it extra hard (or easy) for you. The XI's unfortunately (and stupidly) get NO M suspension, so you'll be stuck with the base suspension without even DHP add ons. A fine suspension for a luxury car, I'm sure best in segment in that regard, but considering you want an M Sport, I'd assume you want a sport suspension as well. Therefore, the closest way you can get that, is to get the DHP, being that your car will be a 4WD.

If I had my way, all M Sports would have M suspension, and the DHP option would be put on top of the *M Suspension*, the F10 would handle pretty awesomely with DHP/ARS on the M suspension, which is apparently what the 6 Series M Sports can get.
Great information. I didn't think about the xDrive version being different.

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Ones a sedan ones a coupe.. Should feel a tad more planted.

I was allowed to push an m6 to triple digits and it felt more planted then my m5.
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