Video: 2012 BMW M5 at the test-track in Miramas, France

BMW M5 Prototype

BMW has just released a new video of the 2012 BMW M5 Prototype undergoing testing at the test-track in Miramas, France.

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High speed: more than 300 km/h (app. 190 mph), Launch Control vs. smoky burnout, a wet handlingcourse -the BMW engineers are optimizing the new BMW M5 even for extreme conditions. This video documents the testing of the new BMW M5 at the test-track in Miramas, France.

Click here for our original post on the BMW Concept M5.

BMW has confirmed that the 2012 BMW M5 will be powered by a 4.4L twin-turbo V8 featuring TwinPower Turbo Technology. The engine is speculated to produce somewhere north of 580-hp while offering a 25 percent reduction in fuel-consumption and emissions.

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Hit the jump for the video and make sure you turn up the volume.

2012 BMW Concept M5:

– By: Omar Rana