2015 BMW X6 M Spotted in Donington Grey color

BMW X5 M, BMW X6 M | November 24th, 2014 by 9
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The two new BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M come in two new colors, Long Beach Blue Metallic and Donington Grey Metallic. The blue …

The two new BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M come in two new colors, Long Beach Blue Metallic and Donington Grey Metallic. The blue was chosen as the launch color for the X6 M while the beautiful grey shade was assigned to the X5 M.

Now for the first time, we have a chance to see the BMW X6 M in Donington Grey paint. Courtesy of spy photographer Palbay, we’re giving a set of photos shot near the BMW plant in Spartanburg. The X6 M spotted here also comes with black wheels which add a nice contrast to the grey metallic.

The two M utes made their debut last week at the 2014 LA Auto Show and will go on sale next year.

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BMW says that over 10,000 kilometers were clocked around the Nurburgring with the two cars delivering performance equal or better with the E92 M3.

BMW X6 M project manager, Herbert Bayerl, said the 2,275 kg high-performance SUV can match the significantly lighter E92 M3 and its 1,700 kilos.

The two all-wheel drive Ms benefit from an updated V8 TwinTurbo engine delivering more horsepower and torque, as well as from a tuned up chassis, better and bigger brakes, and Michelin tires to match the performance of the car.

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BMW’s 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8, is giving the X5 and X6 567 hp from 6,000 to 6,500 rpm and 553 lb-ft of torque from 2,200 to 5,000 rpm. Those broad, flat torque plateaus helps the two M runs the 0–60 time of 4 seconds flat.

The 2015 BMW X5 M will be offered at a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of $99,650 and the 2015 BMW X6 M will start at $103,050, including $950 Destination and Handling.

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