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post #1 of 8 Old 3rd February 2002, 07:50 AM Thread Starter
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Question E60 M5......is it real???

Could this be real???

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post #2 of 8 Old 3rd February 2002, 08:23 AM
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hope it's just an initial concept - maybe i'm just getting spoiled but 480hp just doesn't sound all that big an improvement

the proportions look a bit odd too - it almost looks like the front skirt juts out beyond the plane of the license plate area, kinda like the prow of a yacht.....definitely don't like the "boat" appearance.
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I think someone have been playing with photoshop!!!!!

I posted a simular picture a while back, but for the new "normal" E60 series. This is not the new M5.


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what's an E60 M5 doing with BBS LM rims? :p

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obviously its not a real picture....for the simple fact that the car isn't nearly as hideous as some of bangle's other greatest HITS !


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I love it! I hope we can expect it to look something like that. Hopefully with more H.P's though!

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I'd buy one immediately. Now here's my question. Will BMW come out with the E60 M5 a year after the E60's introduction? Too me, it would make perfect sense, since Mercedes is doing that with all their new models (introducing the AMG models less than a year after). We all know that the quicker the next gen M5 comes out, the less E50's will be sold.

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Spoke to my dealer again when I went to visit my M5 and they still insist that in UK the current 5 series will be withdrawn this Autumn ie Sept and the new one will not be available until March/April 2003. She reckons M5 will be end 2004 beginning 2005 at the earliest!! Obviously these dates are UK so would expect availability in Germany to be earlier

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