COTD: Ode To The E60 M5 EditionRaphael Orlove7/18/12 5:00pmFiled to: Conversation of the DayBmw e60 m5Commenter Of The DayCOTD65EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkE60 M5, you were so hideous. Bulges and creases and you were so loud, and so stressful with your tiny gas tank. And now your smoother, better, lovelier replacement has me missing you.The new M5 is categorically a better car that the one it replaces, with more range for each fill up, lower emissions, more power, and more tasteful, conservative styling. But whereas the last generation M5 was defined by a howling naturally-aspirated V10, the new car will forever be known as the one with the fake engine noise.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.