The engine of the new BMW M5 with M xDrive is a true masterpiece. The engineers at BMW M GmbH have once again redefined the boundaries of what is possible. With 600 hp, the V8 petrol engine can not only let loose with a surge of incredible power, it can sustain it. Together with our engineers, we explain the power of the engine in a series of pictures. So fasten your seatbelts for five powerful facts about the V8 TwinPower Turbo engine in the new BMW M5 (Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 10.5; CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 241).