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THE M5 COMPETITION

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BMW M5 Competition and BMW M550i xDrive Sedan – models, equipment, details and innovative technologies.

The BMW M5 Competition and BMW M550i xDrive Sedan are impressive high-performance sports sedans with a modern and powerful-looking design. Find facts here on the individual models along with details on equipment features and M specific design highlights. You will additionally discover how the powerful M engines work together with the technologies inspired by motor racing to deliver top driving dynamic credentials. The range of innovative driver assistance systems and digital services displays are significantly enhanced and fully focused on comfort and safety.

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THE BMW 5 SERIES SEDAN M MODELS IN COMPARISON.

The sporty facts at a glance: power train, suspension and performance.

BMW M5 Competition.

Maximum driving dynamics and exclusive M specific design highlights in the exterior and interior.
  • High-performance BMW M TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine with 460 kW
  • M xDrive with Active M differential and 8-speed M Steptronic transmission with Drivelogic
  • Exclusive M specific design features and equipment
  • 460 kW, 750 Nm, 0–100 km/h in 3.3 sec
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BMW M550i xDrive Sedan.

The perfect combination of sportiness, comfort and suitability for daily use.
  • BMW M TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine
  • 8-speed Steptronic Sport transmission
  • BMW xDrive
  • 390 kW, 750 Nm, 0–100 km/h in 3.8 sec
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  • BMW M5 Competition.
  • BMW M550i xDrive Sedan.

BMW M5 COMPETITION: PERFORMANCE FEATURES.

Overview of the BMW M5 Competition power train and chassis technologies inspired by motorsport.

The extraordinary performance and dynamics of the BMW M5 Competition is based on a set of highly developed drivetrain and suspension technologies derived from motorsport. Whether en route to a business meeting, on a weekend trip on winding country roads or chasing that personal best time on the race track, outstanding precision and agility constantly define the M typical driving sensation.

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BMW M TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine.

With 460 kW and 750 Nm of torque, the BMW M TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine accelerates the vehicle from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.3 seconds. Thanks to two TwinScroll turbochargers, High-Precision Injection and Valvetronic fully variable valve control, the 4.4-litre engine delivers energetic thrust even from low rpms, direct responsiveness and tremendous power.
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M xDrive.

M xDrive with Active M differential guarantees maximum traction and driving dynamics for everyday driving, as well as at the racetrack. The M specific technology combines the typical agility of a rear-wheel drive with the control of an all-wheel drive. You can choose between the drive variants 4WD, 4WD Sport and – in DSC-off mode – 2WD.
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8-speed M Steptronic transmission with Drivelogic.

The 8-speed M Steptronic transmission with Drivelogic features extremely short shifting times and numerous shifting options: from very athletic and dynamic to comfortable and fuel-efficient. The gears can also be shifted manually with the gearshift lever, or via gearshift paddles on the steering wheel.
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M MODE button.

Use the M MODE button on the centre console to adjust the control intensity of the driver assistance systems. The ROAD mode offers the full range of functions of the electronic assistants. In the SPORT setting, they only warn but do not intervene. With TRACK, you can completely deactivate the assistance systems, e.g. on the race track. Depending on the selected mode, the display network also shows the corresponding driving information.
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M Setup.

The M Setup allows you to configure various driving dynamics parameters such as engine, transmission and steering characteristics, damper settings, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) control intensity or the power distribution of the M xDrive all-wheel-drive system according to your individual requirements.
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M Servotronic.

In every driving situation, M Servotronic delivers the right steering power, by adjusting to suit the current driving speed. In addition, it delivers a direct and precise steering feel at any speed. The system is specifically calibrated for the M line and offers two different settings that can be selected with the push of a button.
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M Carbon ceramic brake.

The optional M Carbon ceramic brake delivers braking power more directly. It is non-corrosive, very resistant to abrasion, tolerates more heat and contributes to a lower vehicle weight, which has a positive impact on agility, dynamics and acceleration. Matt Gold-coloured brake calipers with the M designation make this special technical equipment visible from outside the vehicle.
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M Sport exhaust system.

The M Sport exhaust system delivers a dynamic sound that can be modified via the integrated exhaust valve mechanism. The SPORT and SPORT+ programmes, which can be selected via the Driving dynamics buttons, are accentuated by an even more intense engine sound, while the comfort-oriented programme prioritises more discreet engine acoustics.

BMW M5 COMPETITION: DESIGN FEATURES.

M specific design elements in the exterior and interior of the BMW M5 Competition.

Dynamic through and through: Eye-catching details in the revised design of the BMW M5 Competition refer to its motorsport genes. Starting from the front with new M kidney grille, restyled headlights and front apron with new design language, M specific features in black high-gloss underline the high-performance character of the vehicle – from the M gills, via the M exterior mirrors, through to the M rear spoiler. Rear lights in a new design and an updated rear apron with two twin tailpipes in black chrome create a powerful finale. In the interior, M specific highlights such as the M Multifunctional seats, the M specific instrument cluster or the M leather steering wheel with red gearshift paddles emphasise the sporting character of the driver-oriented cockpit.

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M kidney grille.

The M kidney grille with one-piece grille frame in Black high-gloss lends the M5 Competition a striking, distinctive look. The typical M three-dimensional double slats are also designed in Black high-gloss, and feature a black M5 Competition emblem.
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M Side Gills.

The characteristic M Side Gills in Black high-gloss with the M5 Competition model designation, which adds a pronounced three-dimensional athletic touch, underscores the dynamic combination of technical perfection and breathtaking design that has been synonymous with M vehicles since day one.
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M specific exterior mirror.

The high-gloss Black M specific exterior mirror gives the M5 Competition a particularly sporty character.
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M rear spoiler.

The M rear spoiler in Black high-gloss emphasises the vehicle's athletic silhouette and significantly reduces unwanted lift. By producing downforce it provides the vehicle with added traction on the rear axle at high speeds and thus greater directional stability.
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M specific twin tailpipes.

The twin tailpipes of the M Sport exhaust system in Black Chrome bear visible and audible testament to the vehicle's sporty performance.
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High-gloss Black rear apron.

The high-gloss Black rear apron of the M5 Competition underlines its sporty character and gives the vehicle an unmistakeable identity.
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M Multifunctional seats.

The M Multifunctional seats for the driver and front passenger in exclusive design and with illuminated M5 logo reflect the vehicle's athletic look. Low seat bases and high side bolsters emphasize the shell-seat look and guarantee flawless lateral support. Accompanied by a comprehensive range of adjustment possibilities, maximum comfort is achieved.
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M leather steering wheel.

The Double-spoke design M leather steering wheel includes multifunction buttons, the M emblem, chrome detailing, M1 and M2 buttons and an integrated driver-side airbag. Featuring a steering wheel rim in black leather with colour contrast stitching and contoured thumb rests, it delivers optimum feedback.
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Start/Stop button in Red.

The red Start/Stop button allows the engine to be started without using the key once the vehicle has been unlocked. It can also be used to stop the engine. The vehicle key is recognised automatically, without having to insert it.
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M gear selector switch.

The switch for choosing the three Drivelogic shifting settings is next to the M logo on the upper side of the M gear selector switch. The P button for the parking lock is directly beneath them. In manual "S" mode, the driver can shift gears manually using the selector lever in typical M fashion; in "D" mode, shifting occurs automatically.
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M specific instrument cluster.

The M specific instrument cluster allows you to display additional information for particularly sporty driving. If you have selected the TRACK driving mode for race track use, you can view the boost pressure, tyre pressures and temperatures as well as the G-force of lateral and longitudinal acceleration on the instrument cluster.
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Door sill finishers with “M5 Competition” designation.

As soon as the door is opened, the illuminated door sill finishers with “M5 Competition” designation increase the thrill of anticipation for the following driving experience.
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BMW INDIVIDUAL FOR THE BMW M5 COMPETITION.

The BMW M5 Competition is a sports sedan that impressively combines high-performance and modern elegance. . Interaction between the exclusive equipment options of BMW Individual further emphasises the unique character of the vehicle. The exclusive options within BMW Individual allow you to customise your M5 Competition to suit you. Choose from an array of brilliant BMW Individual paint finishes such as the metallic colours illustrated here of “Aventurine Red”, “Alvit Grey”, “Frozen Bluestone” and “Tanzanite Blue”. In the interior, M Sport seats of finest ‘Merino’ leather define the sporty and luxurious ambience. Among the BMW Individual full leather upholstery options are ‘Merino’ Smoke White/Black and ‘Merino’ Tartufo/Black. High-quality BMW Individual interior trim finishers such as those depicted here in piano finish Black, Plum Brown high-gloss or the fine-wood trim edition Sen Light Brown combine with the BMW Individual headliner Alcantara in Anthracite to round off the fascinating BMW M5 Competition interior.

DESIGN AND DRIVING DYNAMICS OF THE BMW M550i xDRIVE SEDAN.

Design options as well as drive train and chassis technologies of the BMW M550i xDrive Sedan at a glance.

The BMW M550i xDrive offers an inspiring combination of sporting character and comfortable everyday utility. Selected drivetrain and driving dynamics components such as Adaptive M Suspension Professional alongside the powerful 390 kW BMW M TwinPower Turbo V8 engine guarantee a high level of driving dynamics while ensuring optimum stability during the ride. On the exterior, exclusive design elements in the signature Cerium Grey provides a rich character, while equipment such as the M Aerodynamics package, the M Sport brake with red brake calliper or the optional M Multifunctional seats for driver and front passenger underline its powerful sports presence.

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BMW M TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine.

The BMW M TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine combines two turbochargers with Valvetronic fully variable valve control and the direct petrol injection High-Precision Injection. It achieves a peak output of 390 kW with a maximum torque of 750 Nm. Both turbochargers are positioned neatly between the cylinder banks.
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Adaptive M Suspension Professional.

Adaptive M Suspension Professional combines the technology of Adaptive M suspension, body roll stabilisation and Integral Active Steering. The result: the ultimate in driving stability and dynamics.
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M Aerodynamics package.

The M Aerodynamics package underlines the vehicle's athleticism and modifies its airflow. The package includes a front apron with larger air inlets, special side skirts and a rear apron with a diffuser insert. The tailpipes come in Chrome on both sides.
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M Sport Brake.

The M Sport Brake with multi-piston brake callipers in dark blue and M designation delivers exceptional braking performance. Adapted to the vehicle's very high dynamic potential, it also allows an exceptional athletic driving style and excellent braking on wet surfaces.
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M Sport Differential.

The M Sport Differential optimises traction and driving stability when changing lanes or accelerating out of a bend, when taking bends at high speeds or on different road surfaces. Traction is optimised with the help of an electronically operated device that reduces the difference in revolution speed between the rear wheels.
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BMW Laserlight.

In laser high-beam mode, BMW Laserlight illuminates a range of up to 650 m, nearly twice as far as that of conventional headlights. Better visibility in the dark significantly increases safety. Blue accents and the lettering “BMW Laser” in the headlight also underline the technological standards and the sportiness of the vehicle.
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Trapezoidal tailpipe.

A visible trapezoidal tailpipe in Black Chrome, one on the left and one on the right-hand side.
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BMW Individual High-Gloss Shadow Line.

BMW Individual High-Gloss Shadow Line with extended contents includes equipment features in black: Kidney grille frame and kidney grille slats in black high-gloss and tailpipe trims in Black Chrome.
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M Multifunctional seats.

The optional M Multifunctional seats for the driver and front passenger in exclusive design and with M logo on the headrest reflect the vehicle's athletic look. Low seat bases and high side bolsters emphasize the shell-seat look and guarantee flawless lateral support. Accompanied by a comprehensive range of adjustment possibilities, maximum comfort is achieved.

CONNECTIVITY AND DRIVER ASSISTANCE.

Innovative technologies and driver assistance systems for maximum comfort and safety.

Regardless of whether you need an intelligent assistant to read out your e-mails when you are travelling or whether you wish to control the entertainment and business functions of your vehicle by touch on a large display screen, the BMW M5 Competition offers you an extensive set of innovative features and assistance systems to make your journey even safer and more comfortable. The following allows you to explore selected equipment features from the fields of entertainment, business, driver assistance and connectivity.

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BMW Live Cockpit Professional.

The BMW Live Cockpit Professional with navigation function includes two high-quality displays consisting of a high-resolution 12.3" Control Display that can be operated by touch and a fully digital 12.3" instrument display. The BMW Operating System 7 can also be operated via the iDrive Touch Controller.
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Connected Package Professional.

Concierge Service, Remote Services, smartphone integration or In-Car Experiences? Why order individual options when you can have everything? With the Connected Package Professional, you can have these services from BMW ConnectedDrive.
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Smartphone integration.

Why go without the features of your smartphone in your BMW when you can continue operating it as usual? With smartphone integration, your vehicle supports Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto® by means of a wireless connection between your smartphone and the vehicle. This allows you to conveniently use familiar functions and various apps in the vehicle.
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Bowers & Wilkins Diamond surround sound system.

The Bowers & Wilkins Diamond surround sound system with two diamond tweeters features outstanding studio-quality sound for every seat in the vehicle. 16 carefully positioned speakers ensure a mesmerising sound experience. The speakers are illuminated, visually emphasising the system's outstanding sound quality.
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Digital Key.

Why take your key with you if you have your smartphone with you? You can lock and unlock your BMW and even start it with the Digital Key. You can also authorise up to five people with an iPhone* – if compatible – to use your BMW. Among other things, drive power and maximum speed can be limited, e.g. for novice drivers. *The BMW Digital Key is only compatible with selected iPhones. A list of compatible iPhones is available at bmw.com/digitalkey
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Reversing Assistant.

The Reversing Assistant stores the last 50 m of the driven path in forward travel up to 35 km/h, so that it can be retracted if required. You are relieved of the steering work and can concentrate on monitoring the vehicle environment.
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BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant.

'Hey BMW. Who are you?' Wouldn't it be incredible if your BMW was also your personal assistant? Communicate with your vehicle using the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. It knows you, gets better every day and helps out whatever the situation. You also can assign your own personal activation word. It can explain everything about your vehicle and helps you to get to know your BMW even better.
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Remote Software Upgrade.

'Hey BMW. Who are you?' Wouldn't it be incredible if your BMW was also your personal assistant? Communicate with your vehicle using the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. It knows you and assists you whatever the situation. You also can assign your own personal activation word. It can explain everything about your vehicle and helps you to get to know your BMW even better.
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Driving Assistant Professional.

Driving Assistant Professional offers optimum comfort and safety during critical or monotonous traffic situations. Apart from the contents of the Driving Assistant, it also includes Steering and Lane Control Assistant with extended functions, and Lane Keeping Assistant with active side collision protection.