The sporty BMW M5 sedan is already available on the market since 1985, in the current series F10 but only since 2011. Unlike his predecessors from the series BMW M5 lies under the hood of this M5 V10 engine no more, but a much more powerful and less thirsty V8 biturbo engine. Thus, the four-door sedan and has been available since 2012 combo BMW M5 Touring a lot faster and stronger than their predecessors and assert themselves against the competition of the Audi S6 and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. The current BMW M5, which is now fitted a V8 biturbo engine runs 578 hp and a torque of 720 Nm. It is based, like all its predecessors, on the BMW 5 Series for the Group. That the BMW M5 has power under the bonnet, already demonstrated by its acceleration : the ample horsepower propel this car from BMW in just 4.4 seconds to 100 km / h and the top speed is, as with most vehicles in this class electronically limited at 250 km / h - on request, can be extended to 300 km / h at this value.