Yesterday BMW unveiled a new limited edition M model. The BMW M5 “30 Jahre M5” comes to celebrate 30 years since the first BMW M5 model came to market. New photos are being released today showing the special M5.
BMW M5 “30 Jahre M5” (30 years of the M5) will be produced in a limited run of 300 examples vehicles and sold globally, with 30 of them in the United States.
Starting at $138,275, including destination and handling, the first 29 copies of the 30th Anniversary Edition BMW M5 will be offered to the first 29 customers who reserve it by dialing the dedicated BMW Customer Relations hotline at 1:00pm EDT (10:00am PDT), on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. The 30th copy of the Edition will be retained by BMW of North America, and may be sold at a later date.
Purchasers of a 30th Anniversary Edition BMW M5 will be invited to a one-day M Driving School at The Thermal Club, a private motorsports facility in Palm Springs, CA.
The power output of the limited edition M5 with Competition Package was raised to 600 horsepower and 700 Nm (516 lb-ft). The super powerful sedan now sprints to 62 mph in just 3.9 seconds.
BMW M5 special edition is painted in the Individual color shade Frozen Dark Silver metallic.
The driver and front passenger will be greeted by “30 Jahre M5” lettering on the front door sill finishers, while a plaque bearing “30 Jahre M5” and “1/300” inscriptions. The “30 Jahre M5” logo is also embroidered into the backrests of all four of the high-performance sedan’s seats.