The Truth About Cars » M5 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:54:02 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » M5 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Autoblog Finds The New M5 6MT To Be Quite Unsatisfying At Nine-Tenths http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/autoblog-finds-the-new-m5-6mt-to-be-quite-unsatisfying-at-nine-tenths/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/autoblog-finds-the-new-m5-6mt-to-be-quite-unsatisfying-at-nine-tenths/#comments Thu, 11 Oct 2012 13:00:31 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=463366 We haven’t had the chance to thrash the newest M5 around a racetrack yet, but Autoblog has been granted the privilege of running “nine-tenths” around both the Ascari course (in the DCT) and Laguna Seca (in the new six-speed manual variant). What do they have to say for themselves? In his article on the new […]

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We haven’t had the chance to thrash the newest M5 around a racetrack yet, but Autoblog has been granted the privilege of running “nine-tenths” around both the Ascari course (in the DCT) and Laguna Seca (in the new six-speed manual variant). What do they have to say for themselves? In his article on the new […]

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Review: 2012 BMW X5M http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/review-2012-bmw-x5m/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/review-2012-bmw-x5m/#comments Mon, 28 Nov 2011 18:14:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=418112 If you ask a certain segment of the automotive press, it seems that BMW is rapidly losing the plot. While I agree that BMW’s latest wares are bigger, heavier and more leather-clad than ever before, I can’t say thing is a bad thing in my mind. I upset a few people when I reviewed the […]

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If you ask a certain segment of the automotive press, it seems that BMW is rapidly losing the plot. While I agree that BMW’s latest wares are bigger, heavier and more leather-clad than ever before, I can’t say thing is a bad thing in my mind. I upset a few people when I reviewed the […]

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BMW Unleashes M5 Gen5. TTAC Gives You All The Pictures You Can Eat http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/bmw-unleashes-m5-gen5-ttac-gives-you-all-the-pictures-you-can-eat/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/bmw-unleashes-m5-gen5-ttac-gives-you-all-the-pictures-you-can-eat/#comments Thu, 22 Sep 2011 18:53:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=412191 BMW released the fifth generation of its high-performance M5 sedan. It is also the world premiere of a new high-revving 4.4-litre V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo package.(“Twin Scroll Twin Turbo technology, cross-bank exhaust manifold, High Precision Direct Petrol Injection and VALVETRONIC fully variable valve control; 412 kW/560 hp at 6,000 – 7,000 rpm, maximum […]

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BMW released the fifth generation of its high-performance M5 sedan. It is also the world premiere of a new high-revving 4.4-litre V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo package.(“Twin Scroll Twin Turbo technology, cross-bank exhaust manifold, High Precision Direct Petrol Injection and VALVETRONIC fully variable valve control; 412 kW/560 hp at 6,000 – 7,000 rpm, maximum […]

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Piston Slap: E39 M5, Labor of Lust? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/piston-slap-e39-m5-labor-of-lust/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/piston-slap-e39-m5-labor-of-lust/#comments Mon, 19 Sep 2011 15:56:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=411639     Jul writes: Hey Man, I’d like to have your opinion: What do you think of the E39 M5? Let me rephrase: What would you think about a 98000 miles absolutely mint condition, owned by an older gentleman with 3 or 4 other cars (the E39 not being his daily driver), with VANOS changed, […]

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    Jul writes: Hey Man, I’d like to have your opinion: What do you think of the E39 M5? Let me rephrase: What would you think about a 98000 miles absolutely mint condition, owned by an older gentleman with 3 or 4 other cars (the E39 not being his daily driver), with VANOS changed, […]

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Quote Of The Day: The Ultimate Data Machine Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/quote-of-the-day-the-ultimate-data-machine-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/quote-of-the-day-the-ultimate-data-machine-edition/#comments Tue, 09 Aug 2011 23:47:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=406480 The source of today’s Quote Of The Day, a BMW M Division engineer, is clearly not a native English speaker, but he reveals just where performance cars like the new M5 are going when he says: More and more demand is from our test engineers from the referring(?) departments and they come over and 80%, […]

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The source of today’s Quote Of The Day, a BMW M Division engineer, is clearly not a native English speaker, but he reveals just where performance cars like the new M5 are going when he says: More and more demand is from our test engineers from the referring(?) departments and they come over and 80%, […]

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Look At, But Don’t Talk To, The New BMW M5 (F10) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/look-at-but-dont-talk-to-the-new-bmw-m5-f10/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/look-at-but-dont-talk-to-the-new-bmw-m5-f10/#comments Thu, 16 Jun 2011 14:35:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=399009 The BMW F10 M5 has been shot at the Nürburgring, shown as a “concept,” and has generally been exposed to expectant fans the world over. But even as it was caught prepping for US market duty in Southern California, the name of the game was “look but don’t talk.” We’ve discussed the anti-social tendencies of […]

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The BMW F10 M5 has been shot at the Nürburgring, shown as a “concept,” and has generally been exposed to expectant fans the world over. But even as it was caught prepping for US market duty in Southern California, the name of the game was “look but don’t talk.” We’ve discussed the anti-social tendencies of […]

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