575 hp, 750 Nm and just 4.2 seconds from 0 to 100 km / h: this power does not come from a sports car, but the new BMW X5 M – a beefy SUV. As of April 2015, the latest version comes on the market. But that BMW was not satisfied and places to launch again by: a wealth of special “BMW M Performance Parts” provide for a greater emphasis on additional and targeted personalization.
Already the standard appearance with the wide front bumper, the huge air intakes, the imposing side skirts and rear apron with diffuser beefy generate adrenaline. For even greater emphasis on sporty looks now ensure, among other black trim strips and a black bezel of the grille. For the exterior mirrors are hand crafted exterior mirror caps in carbon for election. Directly related to the racing set in a striking manner the Motorsport stripes in three typical M-Color Light Blue, Blue and Red forth.
Especially in the interior, BMW with new accessories intensive hand. When boarding the front LED door sill plates provide a brushed stainless steel finish with illuminated “M Performance” lettering for a highlight. Furthermore, can the sportiness in the interior refine by high quality carbon accessories. For example, there the interior strips of carbon. A carbon fiber bezel with “BMW M” logo on the gear selector switch of the 8-speed M-Steptronic transmission is also accents such as a center console panel with a mix of painted Alcantara and carbon in the area around the gear selector.
Another highlight in the range of accessories for the interior of the “BMW M Performance” steering wheel turns in Alcantara with an attractive carbon panel that provides optimum grip even in extreme driving situations and consistently pleasant feel at all temperatures. The blue center marker gives up authentic motorsport feeling. This also emphasize the “BMW M Performance” – pedal pads made of stainless steel, which represent an attractive visual and functional addition to the other “BMW M Performance Parts”.
Easy-care “BMW M Performance” – Mats show the distinctive “M Performance” – lettering and can be designed perfectly, thanks to optimal fit on the vehicle floor. Not only within but also outside the vehicle recalls the “BMW M Performance” – Key with a high quality Alcantara / carbon mix, fine accents in M-light blue and a blue hexagon socket screw at any time to the sporting performance of the BMW X5 M.
For the propulsion of the battleship the strongest engine, the BMW developed previously for four-wheel vehicles provides. With the twin turbochargers of the 4.4-liter V8 engine develops a maximum output of 575 hp, which is available from 6000 to 6500 rev / min. The 750 Nm maximum torque is available in a wide range 2200-5000 tours. The tunnel ends limited electronically to 250 km / h.
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