The upcoming F85 BMW X5 M was spotted once again. Out in the open for its last testing runs, the M-version of the new F15 BMW X5, will come to market later this year as M division’s only xDrive model. Until the new X6 M joins its brother in 2015.
Just like the previous generation, the F85 X5 M will target the Mercedes ML63 AMG and the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S.
In addition to some pictures showing the entire vehicle, we also see in detail the large front brake system, as well as the interior design. Inside the cabin, the M steering wheel and shift paddles stands out, and M gear selector.
Despite the camouflage, clearly visible are the large air intakes at the front and the four tailpipes at the rear. Unfortunately, still well hidden is the M-specific Air Breathers behind the front wheels.
The second generation of the high-powered X5 M will most likely driven by an adapted version of the S63Tü V8 twin-turbo engine from the BMW M5 F10. In addition to the standard 560 hp engine, BMW is likely offer a Competition Package which delivers 575 horsepower.