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BMW M5 (E28) specs

Car type 4-door saloon
Curb weight 1465 kg (3230 lbs)
Dimensions 4.62 m (182 in) long, 1.70 m (67 in) wide, 1.40 m (55 in) high
Wheelbase 2.62 m (103 in)
Introduced 1985
Origin country Germany
Gas mileage 15.3 l/100 km (15 mpg US / 18 mpg UK)
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Performance

0 - 60 kph3.0 s
0 - 80 kph4.4 s
0 - 100 kph6.1 s
0 - 120 kph8.4 s
0 - 140 kph11.0 s
0 - 160 kph14.5 s
0 - 180 kph19.0 s
0 - 200 kph25.8 s
1000 m25.9 s
60 - 120 kph (5)16.5 s
Est. 100 - 140 kph5.0 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph19.7 s
Est. 0 - 60 mph5.7 s
0 - 100 mph14.5 s
Est. 1/8 mile10.1 s @ 84.5 mph
Est. 1/4 mile15.7 s @ 105.0 mph
Est. 1/2 mile23.9 s @ 121.2 mph
Top speed251 kph (156 mph)
Est. max acceleration0.52 g (5 m/s²)
BMW M5 acceleration graph

Powertrain specs

Engine type Inline 6, n/a
Displacement 3.5 l (211 ci / 3453 cc)
Power 286 ps (282 bhp / 210 kw) @ 6500 rpm
Torque 340 Nm (251 lb-ft) @ 4500 rpm
Power / liter 83 ps (82 hp)
Power / weight 195 ps (193 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 232 Nm (171 lb-ft) / t
Efficiency 19 PS per l/100 km
Transmission 5 speed manual
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive

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gt  12y ago

it wasnt that big deal limiting cars to 250 km/h comparing to nowa days cars.


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rbdett  12y ago

could'nt stand the e39 ??
come on man timeless design awesome v8 track


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FastestLaps  12y ago

I personally couldn't stand the E39.

That's odd because E39 is my favourite 5-series body style.


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BumRush  12y ago

I personally couldnt stand the E39.


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FastestLaps  12y ago

Thank you BMW for 25 years of M5 greatness!


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GTasS  12y ago

Classic!


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rxbkrs  12y ago

Legend...


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LJUTICA  12y ago

Original supersedan,the father of them all,true sportscar in a limo disguise.
As Deutsche folk would say:
"Der wolf im schafpelz" if I'm correct.