Tuning: G-POWER Modifed the New BMW X5M and X6M (photos)

18 12 2009

G-Power tuning group has offered BMW buyers their sport package with aerodynamic and performance enhancements for the X5 M and X6 M that made M-models more powerfull and exclusive.

The German tuner has upgraded the 4.4-liter V8 turbocharged engine found in both M models with reprogrammed ECU resulting in a modest boost in output to 600 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 700Nm or 516 squash feet of torque from 2,000 rpm. G-Power engineers also deleted the speed limiter, and now this two SUVs are propelled to a top speed more than 300km/h (187mph), with 0 to 100km/h (62mph) acceleration arrival in 4.5 seconds and to 200km/h (124mph) in just 16.2 seconds.

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New BMW X5M & X6M Officially Revealed (details + photos + video)

6 04 2009

Her it is!! BMW officially revealed new powerfull ‘M’ crossovers the X5M and the X6M. These are the most divisive models ever to hold the M badge. However, BMW vows that both crossovers element all the normal sport characteristics one would require from a M-badged model. Under the cover, this translates to an all-new 4.4-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine that cranks out 555HP at 6,000 rpm and a gigantic 680Nm or 501-lbs/ft of crest torque unfilled between 1,500 and 5,650 rpm.

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Those facts put to infamy the M5‘s and M6‘s 5.0-liter purely aspirated V10 that generates 507HP and 520Nm or 383-lbs/ft of summit torque. Nevertheless no need to unease as from what our sources tell us, the new twin-scroll turbo V8 will return the V10 in the next generation M5 and M6 models. For the first time in a BMW M shape, the X5M’s and X6M’s V8 is knotted to a 6-speed M Sports Automatic transmission with full automatic mode as well as M driving mode. Both models retain BMW’s intelligent xDrive all-turn-drive order, still it has been revamped to distribute more influence to the rear wheels.

In provisos of performance, both M models accelerate to 100 km/h (62mph) from a standstill in 4.7 seconds and achieve an electronically limited top tempo of 250km/h (155mph) or 275km/h (171mph) with the optional “M Driver’s Package.”

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Hamann Flashes New BMW X5

31 01 2008

“In HAMANN we trust” should be on all fans of BMW’s lips. After a long series of mods on several BMW models, HAMANN has now created a series of special enough X5 models, dressed in a range of 20, 22 and 23-inch wheels, smoked to perfection, HAMANN style.

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Pandering stylistically this car has not been the only thing on HAMMAN minds. Keys went beyond the ordinary, with changes visible from flat bottom, covered with velvet (aka alcantara) steering wheel, pedals clearly intended purposes and performance-enhanced ICE Options.

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Latest BMW X5 4.8iS Spy Photos !!

22 01 2008

BMW X5, which was punctuated by testing for months in various forms mule, was found dead in his coat with clear signs of great things to come. Extra breathing holes are apparent in the context of the front grille to accommodate the intercooler, which of course is necessary when vehicles are equipped with turbos. This is certainly the most X5.

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