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Black Fire Edition of the BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M

The new Black Fire Edition of the BMW X5 M and the BMW X6 M combines exclusive exterior and interior design details.

Outside is a Sapphire Black Metallic paintjob and black M double kidney with black bars. It is a unique feature of the Black Fire Edition. This also applies to the forged 21-inch M alloy wheels in black. These large wheels with mixed-sized tires (front: 10 J x 21, rear: 11.5 J x 21) are weight-optimized and transfer the power generated by the M TwinPower Turbo Technology to the road. Another feature of the Black Fire Edition are the standard carbon mirror caps.

Inside are fully-electric M multifunctional seats with integrated headrests come as standard in Merino leather in contrasting Black and Mugello Red. The interior trim shines in piano finish black and the logo of the X5 M or X6 M Edition Black Fire adorns the right side of the interior trim on the passenger side of the car.

Both models generate 575 hp from the 4.4-litre V8 engine. Both cars do 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.2 seconds with the standard 8-speed M Steptronic gearbox. The xDrive four-wheel drive system has been set up with a rear-wheel bias which improves the agility of the BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M. The Dynamic Performance Control system distributes the drive torque between the rear wheels.

The Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) also allows drivers to adapt the sportiness of their BMW X5 M or BMW X6 M to any situation and to suit their individual preferences at the push of a button. In “DSC on” mode, the brake interventions work to prevent understeer and oversteer. “MDM” allows greater wheel slip, meaning ambitious drivers are able to perform small drifts. Deactivating DSC (“DSC off”) makes it possible to explore the limits on the racetrack, and to use the accelerator pedal to get the car drifting.

The new special editions will be available starting in August 2017.

06/30/17

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