2016 BMW M5 Horsepower Specifications

The 2016 BMW M5 is rated at 560-hp, while the Pure Metal Silver edition produces nearly 600 ponies.
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Reviewed by Kathleen Flear
The 2016 BMW M5 has a standard 4.4L V8 that delivers 560 horsepower, but the Pure Metal Silver special edition boosts the power output to nearly 600.
The BMW M5 combines comfort and performance, delivering top speeds in premium luxury. It's a pricey but adrenaline-packed choice, with an original MSRP starting at $94,100, but the current price for a power-packed used model hovers around $37,000.
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2016 BMW M5 horsepower

The 2016 BMW M5’s 4.4L twin-turbocharged V8 produces 560 horsepower and 500 lb-ft of torque. Original buyers had the option between a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic or a six-speed manual transmission to rein this RWD beast.
That's not the end-all-be-all of the M5’s horsepower specs, though! 2016 M5s equipped with the Competition package has an increased power output of 575 horsepower, as well as better suspension and handling. The 2016 Pure Metal Silver M5 manages 591 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque thanks to some tweaks and a seven-speed M dual-clutch transmission.
The standard 2016 M5 can reach 60 mph in 4.5 seconds and tops out at 155 mph. The Pure Metal Silver edition does even better with a 4.2-second zero-to-60 time and a top speed of 190 mph.
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