Survival of the fittest: The super saloons

Survival of the fittest: The super saloons View Gallery

Has BMW really improved the M5 with the faster and even more driver-focused Competition version? Matt Robinson investigates

BMW’s new policy to turn the Competition badge into a series of standalone, more focused models of M cars that sit above their regular brethren gathers pace with the M5 Competition. It takes the sixth iteration of BMW’s legendary super saloon (which already has a 600hp engine, M xDrive all-wheel drive and a fast-acting, eight-speed automatic gearbox to deliver a barely believable 0-100km/h time of 3.4 seconds) and attempts to deliver something a little more...

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription

€1

For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription

€200€149

For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription

€55€42

For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post