If you thought that after the debut of the new BMW M5 and M5 Competition, we were not going to see any more news in the range, you were very wrong, since we just got to know the new BMW M5 CS 2021, he “Fastest and most powerful production BMW car of all time«.
Under the hood is the well-known 4.4-liter V8 engine, which raises its power to 635 hp (467 kW) and 750 Nm of maximum torque. Associated with the eight-speed automatic transmission, it is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km / h in just 3.0 seconds and from 0 to 200 km / h in 10.4 seconds.
Combined fuel consumption is 11.3-10.9 l / 100 km and combined CO emissions2 259 – 249 g / km, in both cases under the WLTP homologation cycle.
Its top speed is electronically limited to 305 km / h. On a technical level, it incorporates an active M differential and the all-wheel drive system selectable with sports modes 4WD and 4WD Sportas well as a mode 2WD to burn rear tires and have fun behind the wheel of the beast.
Since the CS is based on the M5 Competition, it features stiffer engine mounts, firmer dampers, a more robust anti-roll bar, and a lower ride height than the standard M5. There are also news in the system Dynamic Damper Control to take advantage of the lower weight of the CS.
The 20-inch wheels as standard They are shod with Pirelli P Zero Corsa circuit tires in dimensions 275/35 R 20 on the front axle and 285/35 R 20 on the rear axle. For weight reduction of up to 70 kg Compared to the M5 Competition, the M5 CS has been equipped with a series of carbon fiber reinforced plastic components.
These new components include the hood, roof, front splitter, mirror caps, diffuser and rear wing; while some of the soundproofing has been removed to save additional weight. As we already anticipated in the leaks, the high-performance saloon is characterized by showing off unique design elements.
The M5 CS is distinguished by a bronze grille edge, a carbo-ceramic brake system with red or gold calipers, a ventilated hood, black-out moldings and BMW Laser headlights inspired by the competition with yellow lighting. For the exterior only three colors: Brands Hatch, Frozen Brands Hatch and Frozen deep green.
Upon entering the cabin, we find carbon fiber power front seats with heater and illuminated M5 logos. They are wrapped in black Merino leather and feature Mugello red accents, contrast red stitching and headrests with a printed map of the Nurburgring Nordschleife.
The set is completed by two individual rear seats, an M Alcantara steering wheel with carbon fiber shift paddles, a minimalist center console, an Alcantara headliner, M seat belts with three-color stitching, specific floor mats and illuminated door sills with the “M5 CS” logo .
He standard equipment for the M5 CS It includes two 12.3-inch displays, a four-zone automatic climate control system, dark carbon aluminum trim, an ambient lighting system, a wireless smartphone charger and a Harman Kardon audio system, among others.
The BMW M5 CS has been conceived as an exclusive special and limited edition.