The 2014 BMW M5 30 Jahre M5 special edition was developed to celebrate the 30-year anniversary of the segment-founding high-performance business sedan, which was designed by BMW Motorsport GmbH in 1984.
The global production of this special edition M5 is limited to 300 units, out of which only 30 units will be exported to the US.
The performance-driven aesthetics combined with comfort and dynamics-enhancing equipment are distinctive of BMW. New colors transform this anniversary edition into a celebration of three decades of success.
|Vehicle Type: Sedan||Base Price: NA|
|Fuel Tank Capacity: 21.1 gals (80L)||MPG: NA|
|Length: 193.3 in. (491 cm)||Wheel Base: 116.7 in. (296.4 cm)|
|Height: 57.8 in. (146.7 cm)||Width: 74.4 in. (189.1 cm)|
|Unladen Wt: 4288 lbs (1945 kg)||Maximum Seating: 5 people|
|Engine: V8 M Twin Turbo||Displacement: 4.4 Liter|
|Horsepower: 600 HP||Torque: 516 lb-ft|
|Transmission: 7-Speed M Double Clutch||0-60 mph: 3.9 seconds|
* M5 Sedan stock specs
Engine & Performance
The 2014 M5 30 Jahre M5 is the most powerful M5 ever produced by BMW. Thanks to its 4.4-liter V8 engine which incorporates M TwinPower Turbo technology.
The high-revving engine develops 600 horsepower (441 kW), which exceeds the output of the standard M5 by 40 horsepower and has a peak torque of 516 pound-feet (700 Nm).
The Competition Package provides the basis for the power upgrades which were accomplished via smart engine management tweaks and a significant increase in charge pressure. This special edition model sprints from 0-100 km/h (62 mph) in as little as 3.9 seconds.
The Competition Package includes the Active M Differential for improved traction, the M Dynamic Mode of the DSC system for sportier handling and the M Servotronic function for more direct mapping and it can be optionally ordered for the regular BMW M5 model.
The eye-catching exterior of the new M5 30 Jahre M5 is the exclusive BMW individual matte shade called Frozen Dark Silver metallic, which lends this special edition model a sublime aura of refinement and elegance.
The door handle inserts, twin exhaust tailpipes, gills featuring the "30 Jahre M5" insignia on the front wing and kidney grille surround are all finished in black chrome for sheer sophistication and class.
The visually enhanced exterior features 20-inch M light-alloy wheels in two colors and with mixed tires.
The interior boasts of exceptional standards in comfort and ergonomics, thanks to the M multifunction seats with electrical adjustment. The black leather and Alcantara combination enhances seat comfort while adding an extra touch of style.
The door panels, the M sports steering wheel and the center console are all trimmed in Alcantara Anthracite.
The high-end, technologically advanced surround-sound system features 16 speakers and it is available either as a 600-Watt Harman-Kardon unit output or a Bang & Olufsen unit with an output of 1,200 W.
The commemorative "30 Jahre M5" is embroidered into the backrests of all four seats on this limited-edition sedan.