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BMW M5 of new generation appears in 2011

BMW company plans to begin a batch production of sports sedan M5 of new generation in 2011. On it informs the British edition Autocar referring to not named sources familiar with a situation.
under the preliminary information, the novelty begins to be equipped 5,5-litre ten-cylinder turbomotorom with capacity of 550 horsepowers which can work in steam or with a six-step mechanical gear box, or from seven-high-speed robotised change speed gearbox M DCT with two clutches. Magazine Autocar specifies that the new petrol unit for M5 receives direct injection of fuel and system of an automatic stop and a starting engine operation, helping to improve fuel efficiency. What will dynamic characteristics of BMW M5 of new generation at present not it is known.
we Remind that M5 current generation it is completed five-litre V10 with capacity of 507 horsepowers. From zero to hundred kilometres per hour the car with a body “sedan“ is accelerated for 4,7 seconds. Dispersal to “hundred“ occupies from versatile person M5 for the one tenth second longer. The maximum speed of cars of this family makes 250 kilometres per hour.