BMW M5 vs BMW X5 M Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2020 BMW M5
AWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

Three and a half decades ago, BMW created the definitive luxury super sedan with the M5. To celebrate the model’s 35th birthday, BMW debuts the limited-production “Edition 35 Years” M5...

2018 BMW X5 M
AWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

The X5 is BMW’s midsize crossover offering, typically seen in suburbia shuttling groceries and kids. For 2010, however, BMW made an interesting move in introducing the X5 M, meaning th...

Specs

2020 BMW M5
AWD
2018 BMW X5 M
AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
14 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
19 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 20.1 gal 22.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
600 hp @ 5,700 RPM
567 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
553 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
553 lb-ft @ 2,200 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10:1
Displacement
4,400 cc
4,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.5 in x 3.48 in
3.5 in x 3.48 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.4 in 40.4 in
Back Legroom 36.5 in 36.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.7 cu ft 35.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 925 lbs 1,170 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 5,952 lbs
Exterior
Length 195.5 in 192.7 in
Width 83.7 in 86 in
Height 58 in 67.6 in
Wheelbase 117.4 in 115.5 in

Available Options

2020 BMW M5
AWD
2018 BMW X5 M
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Donington Gray Metallic
  • Long Beach Blue Metallic
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Silverstone Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
  • M Driver's Package
  • Executive Package
  • Active Blind-Spot Detection
  • Night Vision with Pedestrian Detection
  • Amaro Brown, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Aragon Brown, Full Merino Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Black, Full Merino Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Criollo Brown, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Mugello Red, Full Merino Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Nutmeg, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Silverstone, Full Merino Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Smoke White, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Sonoma Beige, Full Merino Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Taupe, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery

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