We know that physics can very well explain even the most complicated things about motion and force. But here’s a monster that is dubbed as a revving defiance against logic defined by physics with its acceleration, handling and braking. Meet the 2015 BMW X5 M, the enigma incarnate for purists and a big puzzle for physicists.
Anyhow, let’s forget about physics and be amazed with what this beast has to offer—from top-notch performance to opulence galore. Who’s ready to be struck with X5 M’s awesomeness?
Ranking and Performance
BMW X5 M ranked no. 1 among the luxury SUVs and thought it’s not a big surprise for a bimmer to take the first place. However, to help you understand the reason behind its great achievement, let us introduce the core of this brute beast. Endowed with a 4.4L V8 that can summon power of 564hp and 553 lb.-ft. of torque, imagine the performance that can drive you to the edge of your sanity.
Additionally, it gets features from X6 M: 115.5-inch wheelbase plus suspension from the M-level dynamics. 21-inch wheels rolls along and the self-levelling air suspension comes standard.
- Engine : 4.4L turbocharged and intercooled V8, front placement
- Transmission : 8-speed automatic with manual shifting mode
- Drivetrain : AWD
- Power : 567hp
- Torque : 553 lb.-ft
- Mileage : (city) 14 MPG; (highway) 19 MPG
- Price : starting at $99,695 to $115,495
Can you guess what a vehicle with $115,495 can offer? Yes, that dramatic wince is only opportune upon knowing about the price tag. But you can marvel at the full Merino upholstery, Bang &Olufsen audio system and an Executive package that includes head up display, heated rear seats, ventilated front seats, heated steering wheel and rear window shades… ah, the height of opulence and comfort.