Hear the 2012 BMW M5 in full wail mode

BMW's shown us the new 2012 M5, and we've even already had some drive time on an icy Swedish lake, but now we can hear the new über-sedan in full twin-turbo wail. » 6/21/11 9:30am 6/21/11 9:30am

2011 BMW M5: First Look Inside

The 2011 BMW M5's twin-turbocharged 540-hp V8 is rumored to be mated only to a manumatic transmission and these exclusive spy images inside the cockpit do nothing to quiet those whispers. Does this mean the ultimate driving machine is dead? » 8/30/10 12:30pm 8/30/10 12:30pm

2011 BMW M5 Burns Rubber Around The 'Ring

The 2011 BMW M5 causes mischief wherever it goes, whether on the pages of Car and Driver or here, on the Nürburgring, throwing up tire smoke as the rumored twin-turbo V8 lays down some rubber. » 4/30/10 3:00pm 4/30/10 3:00pm

2012 BMW M5: The Twin-Turbo V8 Super Sedan At Play

Loaded with a twin-turbo V8 rumored to produce 578 HP, can you blame the test engineers for driving the 2012 BMW M5 out in public to be spotted by the keen eyes of spy photographers? Interior pic below. » 4/19/10 9:00am 4/19/10 9:00am

2011 BMW M5 Spotted Lapping The 'Ring

The first thing you notice about the 2011 BMW M5 is its size. Compared to the E60 M5 chase car, it's positively huge. It also appears to adapt 2009 BMW 7-series proportions. Does this mean it'll adapt that vehicle's über-conservative styling too? We're not sure yet. What we do know is that the biggest change will come… » 7/25/08 11:00am 7/25/08 11:00am