2017 BMW M5 – Release Date, Changes, Redesign

Well known Bavarian Automaker has announced new and redesigned 2017 BMW M5. It IS going to be improved in almost every segment.

Changes and exterior design

The brand new 2017 BMW M5 is going to be better than ever. It has been caught during its testing, and from what we’ve seen, it will be really amazing.  It will get a new design and it will be even powerful than before. It ride on new modular platform used in 2016 7- Series. Its architecture is made of ultra light materials such as aluminum, high strength steel and carbon fiber which will make it lighter than before for around 220 pounds. This will also improve its aerodynamics and general performance of the vehicle. When it comes to exterior design, this sports sedan will undergo many refreshments all over the body. It will look more aggressive and more powerful than before.  The front end will be lower and it will be totally revised. Some of the changes included will be: Wider air intakes, wide and low front bumper etc. On the rear end we will notice dual exhaust pipes and refreshed tail lamps. Its look is inspired by 7-series lines. It will get new large wheels with massive brake discs.  Its main competitors will be Cadillac CTS-V, Audi RS6 and Mercedes-AMG E63.

2017 BMW M5 front view

 Design of interior

When it comes to interior design of 2017 BMW M5, it is still not known if it is going to go through some major and drastic changes or not. Some say that it is time for a change, but of course there are those who believe the opposite. Anyhow, we believe that it will surely get some new features and upgrades in order to be even more appealing to the costumers.

2017 BMW M5 cabin

2017 BMW M5 powertrain

Under hr hood of 2017 BMW M5 will be most likely be placed a 4.4-liter V8 twin-turbocharged engine. It will be able to produce 600 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque. It will be able to reach 60 mph in only 4 seconds. It will be mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission. Its top speed will be 190 mph. It will be offered with RWD and   for the first time, optional ‘xDriveAWD.

2017 BMW M5 rear view

Release date and price

2017 BMW M5 should appear sometime in late 2016. As for the price, it is expected not to be less than $100,000.

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