new BMW M5 Competition gets newly designed BMW Laser lights, L-shaped light
tubes connecting towards the kidney grille in narrow streaks and black styling
details all over the exterior. The BMW kidney grille surround, M-specific
double bars, the mesh on the M gills, mirror caps and the additional rear
spoiler on the boot lid all have a high-gloss black finish.
Black M5 Competition badges adorn the kidney
grille, the gills and the boot lid, while the door sill plates have an
illuminated version. The rear design features new 3D rear lights with densely
illuminated LED bars which give a new interpretation to BMW typical “L-shape”.
The rear apron includes black inserts. The tailpipes of the standard M Sport
exhaust system are finished in Black Chrome.
interior of the new BMW M5 Competition is sporty and luxurious. Bespoke
upholstery in leather Merino elevates the interior in three choices –
Silverstone, Aragon Brown and Black. As an exclusive option, the three choices
are also available in full leather Merino upholstery with additional choice in
Black / Midrand Beige. BMW Individual headliner anthracite and high-gloss
Shadow Line provide a luxurious feel. M multifunction seats with integral head
restraints, an illuminated ‘M5’ logo and extended functions come as standard.
functions include M Seat belts, M footrest and pedals, M Leather Steering
Wheel, seat heating (driver and front passenger), electrical seat adjustment
with memory function and automatic tailgate. Adding to the sense of space is
the large Carbon Fibre Reinforced Polymer (CFRP) sunroof. Ambient Lighting with
six dimmable light designs creates an atmosphere for every mood while Automatic
4 zone A/C further enhances the in-cabin experience. Welcome Light Carpet, which
is projected from the side sill, welcomes passengers in glamorous style.
car is equipped with Adaptive M-Specific Suspension, M Sport exhaust system, M
high performance compound brakes and 20-inch M light alloy wheels in the
standard profile. Customers can add more
equipment of their liking and further enhance the car’s sporty looks and
overall experience through optional offerings such as Rear Seat Entertainment,
M Carbon ceramic brakes, BMW Individual Shadow line in lights, Ambient Air
package, M Carbon engine cover and 20-inch 810 M double-spoke wheels in
polished Orbit Grey.
high performance V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo Technology under the bonnet
of the new BMW M5 Competition goes about its business in racing-car-derived,
high-revving style. It imposes muscularity and supreme power delivery.
Specially designed bespoke engine mounts with a stiffer spring rate result in
even more rapid engine response offering greater directness and precision. The
engine generates maximum output of 625 hp and peak torque of 750 Nm with 0-100
kmph acceleration in just 3.3 seconds.
the eight speed M Steptronic transmission the driver can use both the selector
lever and the shift paddles on the steering wheel to intervene manually. The
damper response settings vary according to the mode selected with the Driving
Experience Control switch, that allows the driver to choose between different
modes to suit the driving conditions. The new two-button operating concept in
the centre console originates from the BMW M8.
the M Setup, the driver can further improve driving dynamics, be it
comprehensive driving stabilisation. M Mode selector on the centre console. It
adjusts the contents of the instrument cluster displays and the Head-Up Display
and can be used to activate the ROAD and SPORT settings. The BMW M5 Competition
also offers TRACK mode, for an undiluted M experience on race circuits.
cockpit concept BMW Live Cockpit Professional with BMW Operating System 7.0
includes 3D Navigation, a 12.3-inch fully digital instrument display behind the
steering wheel and a bigger 12.3-inch Control Display. This makes it even
easier to keep a clear eye on the myriad functions associated with the driving
dynamics systems and BMW M xDrive all-wheel drive, which can be altered to 2WD
mode. The occupants can operate several functions simply by speaking to their
BMW Virtual Assistant. Hands do the talking with BMW Gesture Control that
recognizes six pre-defined hand movements for control of a number of functions.
The smartphone holder integrated into the centre console allows inductive,
Wireless Charging for mobile phones.
Apple CarPlay / Android Auto ensures seamless smartphone connection with the
car to access several functions. Harman Kardon Surround Sound System conjures
an engrossing treat for the ears. High-end 16 speaker system with woofers
generates an impressive audio experience in all seats and is unique worldwide
in the automotive sector. The sound experience can be further upgraded to the
optional Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound system. BMW Head-Up
Display to a special M View projects all information relevant to the journey
directly into the driver's field of vision. BMW Display Key allows drivers to
keep in contact with their car round the clock.
EfficientDynamics includes features such as 8-speed Steptronic Sport Automatic
Transmission, Auto Start-Stop, Brake-Energy Regeneration, Electronic Power
Steering, 50:50 Weight Distribution and ECO PRO mode in Driving Experience
Safety technologies include six airbags, Attentiveness Assistance, Anti-lock
Braking System (ABS) with Brake Assist, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC)
including Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) and Electronic Differential Lock
Control (EDLC), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), electric parking brake with auto
hold, side-impact protection, electronic vehicle immobilizer and crash sensors,
ISOFIX child seat mounting and emergency spare wheel.