BMW M5 Competition lap time at Nürburgring Nordschleife

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BMW M5 Competition completed a flying lap of Nürburgring Nordschleife in 7 minutes and 36 seconds.

Track Nürburgring Nordschleife
Type flying start
Vehicle BMW M5 Competition (F90)
Power / weight 626 ps / 1898 kg
Driver Christian Gebhardt
Time 7:36.000
Peak speed 291 kph (181 mph)
Average speed 163 kph (101 mph)
Air temperature 14 C (57 F)
Track temperature 20 C (68 F)
Air pressure 1022 mbar
Submitted 25.06.2019 by FastestLaps
Source Sport Auto magazine (Germany)
Views 1k

Reference:   Image of source Sport Auto - 7/2019 - "Bayrisch Racing Green" - BMW M5 Competition supertest

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AMG GT 63 S7:23.01-13.0
Panamera Turbo S 7:25.04-11.0
Alfa Romeo Giulia QV7:32.00-4.0
BMW M5 Competition7:36.00
Charger SRT Hellcat7:39.00+3.0
Panamera Turbo7:38.00+2.0
BMW M5 (F90)7:38.92+2.9
Alfa Romeo Giulia QV7:39.00+3.0
Huracan LP 610-4298+7.0
Panamera Turbo S 297+6.0
BMW M8 Competition296+5.0
AMG GT R Pro294+3.0
BMW M5 Competition291 kph
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Alpina B3 (G20)274-17.0
Panamera 4S Sport Tur..269-22.0
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Gionata   4m ago

Amg gt4 doors eats 10 seconds from m5 competition. Despite a weight heavier is the fastest sedan.


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Corvolet3  4m ago

It didn't pass 100% of the track. Doesn't mean anything.

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Cocobe  4m ago

you do know one is a manufacturer lap record attempt with a full team of engineers, several sets of tires of cup2 tires and best conditions, and the other one is just a magazine with a car and driver?

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Ogaabooga  5m ago



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SpeedKing  5m ago

Pirelli PZero's stock factory tyres...

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zak  11m ago

The straightway top speed is not as good as the 585ps + big rear wing of AMG GT R Pro,why?

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benni275  2y ago

sensational laptime for a sedan with this weight!


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Hans  2y ago

Panamera turbo is even heavier with less power and is only 2 sec slower. That's more impressive.

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benni275  2y ago @Hans

the 7:38 was a factory time as far as I remember, these are always quicker than the magazine times, especially for Porsche

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latvietis96  2y ago @benni275

Yup Sport Auto magazine times are always around 10sec slower than factory times.
BMW could easily achieve 7:25 with a factory test car and factory driver.