Video: This is what the twin-turbo V8 in the 2012 BMW M5 sounds like
Ever wonder what the 4.4 liter twin-turbo V8 in the new 2012 BMW M5 sounds like? Lucky for you, BMW of UK has just released a video of the new M5 on the track and the sounds are just glorious.
Have a listen in the video after the jump.
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Refresher: The 2012 BMW M5 is powered by a 4.4L V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo (consisting of Twin Scroll Twin Turbo Technology) making 560-hp between 6,000 and 7,000 rpm with a maximum torque of 502 lb-ft from 1,500 rpm. Mated to a 7-speed M Double Clutch Transmission Drivelogic (with steering wheel mounted paddle shifters), the 2012 BMW M5 goes from 0 to 62 mph in 4.4 seconds, 0 to 124 mph in 13 seconds with a top speed of 155 mph or 190 mph with M Driver’s Package.
– By: Omar Rana