M is in a hurry

Earlier than expected, BMW has unveiled the M Sports package for the new X5, which will be sold from November. The prices are also already known

The new BMW X5 2013 is presented only for a few hours because already the first pictures and information jostle for M Sports Package in the Internet. The available at BMW for almost all models sport program also includes the case of the large SUV an aerodynamics package with modified Aprons, new rims and M sports suspension and some dynamic details for the interior.

BMW X5 M Sport Package 2013: First pictures, price and scope

Then cometh the BMW X5 M Sport Package always with sports seats, M leather steering wheel, black roof lining, door sills and footrests along with M logo and special aluminum interior trim. As an alternative to the 19 inch wheels and 20-inch wheels are available with M-design, but they cost an additional charge. At the rear are the trapezoidal tailpipes, which are usually reserved for the 450 hp V8 model X5 xDrive50i, ensure greater prestige.

Just like all X5 models without M Sport package also models with the factory tuning with Dynamic Performance Control can be upgraded mentioned system that ensures a continuous power distribution between the rear wheels and so will provide even more driving dynamics.

The price for the M package is usually 6,950 euros, only in the case of the already mentioned V8 petrol engine and the second most powerful diesel, the BMW X5 xDrive40d strong with 313 hp twin-turbo diesel, the Munich charge only 6,300 euros. The top diesel BMW X5 M50d with three turbochargers and 381 hp carries as standard the M sports package.

Its official world premiere of the BMW X5 with and without the M Sport package at the IAA 2013, the sale begins shortly afterwards in November. From December all previously planned engine options are available, including the first time a four-cylinder diesel without all-wheel drive.

Benny Hiltscher