BMW M5: The Complete Story (Crowood Autoclassics) by James Taylor

By James Taylor

BMW's M5 used to be an easy idea: a construction five sequence saloon re-developed for top functionality through the Motorsport department. The M5 was once the auto that truly initiated the legend of the M-cars from BMW; the letter M were utilized to a high-performance BMW as early as 1978, yet that year's M1 was once an unique supercar. It had definitely the right photo, however the M1 used to be by no means going to usher in significant earnings. The M5 was once a lot easier in proposal. It was once and is still a creation five sequence saloon, redeveloped for ultra-high functionality. production expenditures have been minimized, permitting BMW to cost the auto extra attractively and nonetheless usher in fit earnings. This new booklet charts the improvement of the M5 throughout 5 generations. For all enthusiasts of the BMW M5, this publication offers crucial history, and is filled with the evidence and information that make the M5 legend come alive. The M5 continues to be in construction and continues to be the benchmark high-performance saloon anyplace it really is bought. this is often crucial historical past examining for all BMW M5 lovers and motoring fans and is fantastically illustrated with 211 color photographs.

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