BMW M550i xDrive: for the moment, the most powerful of the range of the BMW Series 5 2017

With the arrival of the new generation of the BMW 5-Series, there are many who are waiting for the occurrence of the maximum exponent of good sportsmanship and radicalism that we find in the end under the auspices of BMW M. however, to see the new BMW M5 will have to wait still a few months (expected to be presented at the Geneva motor show 2017). But, to liven up the wait, the guys from BMW introduced which will be, by far, the most sporting of the range, the new BMW M550i xDrive.

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BMW M550i xDrive, with 462 HP and 650 Nm.

Seeking to assume until further notice this great responsibility, we will support your in your paragraph mechanical to fulfill this task. To do this we must also add a sporty look that underlines its dynamic potential. The exterior of the new BMW M550i xDrive presents the aerodynamic package M with a rear spoiler M “Gurney” on the trunk lid. In addition to optimizing the flow of air around and over the vehicle, it also accentuates the character of the sedan German.

on the other hand, the housings of the exterior mirrors, the kidney, the buckles specific M Performance and the air intakes are painted in a color “Cerium Grey with metallic finish. Also, skip to view the frames of the windows with a bright line of the Shadow Line. Other of the more important details presented to us in this version of the new BMW 5 Series is the sports exhaust M with outputs in black chrome as well as the metal rims lightweight M in color cerium grey metallic matte series 19-inch (optionally available 20-inch). The equipment is complete with a few sport brakes M with brake discs in metallic blue.

If we take a look at the interior of the BMW M550i xDrive we see some sport seats M with coverings of leather Dakota black with contrast stitching in blue, a steering wheel, sporty body M, floor mats, design M, battens and internal pedals and special aluminium. Like the rest of models that make up the new generation of the BMW 5-Series, the new M550i xDrive benefits from the new driving aids as the warning of cross-traffic, active cruise control, assistant, lane departure, or the system deviation.

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The new BMW M550i xDrive can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 4 seconds.

Going to the (mechanical, under the hood of the M550i xDrive we will find a gasoline engine V8 TwinPower Turbo M Performance eight-cylinder with 4.4 liter that throws 462 HP and 650 Nm of maximum torque. The block is associated with an automatic gearbox Steptronic eight-speed and a system of all-wheel drive xDrive.

Thanks to this mechanics, the BMW M550i xDrive is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 4 seconds and reach a top speed of 250 km/h (electronically limited). Although not a determining factor, it should be noted that yields an average consumption of 8.9 liters per 100 kilometers and CO2 emissions of 204 g/km

The new BMW M550i xDrive will be for sale in the concessionaires of Spanish from the month of march 2017. By the time is unknown its price.