Mom Enjoys Some Sideways Action In New BMW M5

A new BMW ad tells the scripted story of a modern family with a passion for M-branded cars.

The 1-minute long commercial kicks off with the clock hitting 5pm, and shows a mother heading towards her 2018 BMW M5, with M Performance parts. Before opening the door, the woman stops for a few seconds to admire the super sedan, taking off her M-branded (of course) sunglasses.

On the way home, the road is closed, forcing her to take a detour through a track, so this is where the new BMW M5 comes to life. It has 600hp (609PS) and 553lb-ft (748Nm) of torque produced by the twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 engine and channeled to the unique all-wheel drive system through an eight-speed DCT.

Naught to 60mph (0-96km/h) takes as little as 3.2sec, and with the optional M Driver’s Package, top speed increases to 189mph (304km/h).

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During this time, the kid is playing with yet another M5, the older E60, known for its 5.0-liter V10 engine that feeds 500hp (507PS) and 384lb-ft (520Nm) of torque to the rear wheels.

Just as mom is pulling into the driveway, dad’s ride is visible in the garage for a few seconds: the M5 E39, which seems ready to unleash its 400hp developed by the 4.9-liter V8 engine.

 

  • Bo Hanan

    Creeping-out your M5.

  • Alter Ego

    That’s the best looking M5 I’ve ever seen

  • Belthronding

    One V10 rule them all.

  • Moveon Libtards

    Lame commercial.

    “Professional driver” = not the woman driving. Fiction.

  • Tumbi Mtika

    Notice how no one chose the F10.

    • Belthronding

      No surprise

  • PK

    a mom driving a high performance sports sedan. what can go wrong????

  • Mark

    blasting through the crosswalk like the butter-face badass you are in your fast car..

  • smartacus

    FYI; nobody is interested in driving a Feminist’s Car.
    Great way to alienate what’s left of BMW’s fan base.

    • smartacus

      Females refuse to drive a Feminist’s Car even worse!
      so BRAVO on crippling the viability of your own sales!

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