The M TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW X5 M.

Extreme driving pleasure requires first-class components. The basis is massive power, delivered in just the right doses. Then there’s elasticity and stamina. First sprint, then maintain the speed. Decelerate briefly, then sprint again. Again and again, right up to the limit. The powerful powerplant in the BMW X5 M was built to achieve exactly this. With M TwinPower Turbo technology from BMW EfficientDynamics, consisting of Valvetronic, High Precision Injection and innovative turbocharging.

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Bi-Turbo direct fuel injection and typical M fine-tuning ensure that the engine responds directly to the slightest nudge of the accelerator with enthusiastic boost and excellent torque. With its motor sport-suitable cooling concept as well as an additional oil sump cover and oil drain pump, the M engine is ready to take on any challenges. Numerous innovations like sleeveless construction or a lighter, cast crankshaft continue the intelligent lightweight concept, improve dynamics and acceleration, lower consumption and enable an optimal weight distribution of almost 50:50. The reward: unprecedentedly agile driving that’s impressively underscored by the unmistakeable sound of the M engine.

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