The BMW M550i xDrive aims for the most performant 5 series beemer title. Packing a lot of horsepower, torque and M Performance tuning, prepare for speed tickets every now and again.
A 4.4 liter V8 generates 456 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque of torque. . The engine is M Performance, with a High-Precision injection system, Valvetronic valve lift and twin-scroll turbochargers. The beemer generates that much torque at 1,800 RPM, quite a low value.
An eight-speed automatic Sport Steptronic gearbox delivers the power to all four wheels, via xDrive. The all wheel drive is performance tuned. It’s rear-biased and has precision handling tuning. Adaptive M Suspension can lower the suspension by a centimetre in the sport modes, which also enhance the dynamics of the car.
The m550i xDrive also packs the latest of other BMW technology. BMW iDrive 6.0, the latest autonomous driving technology, remote parking. But that is not the point of this car, its performance. This car goes from 0-60 mph in under 4.0 seconds