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1998 BMW M5 E39 0-60, quarter mile, specs


0-60 mph 4.9 seconds
0-100 kph 5.2 seconds
Quarter mile 14.1 s @ 114 mph
Top speed 259 kph / 161 mph
Curb weight 1795 kilograms (3957 pounds)
Year introduced 1998
Displacement 4900 cubic centimeters (4.9 liters / 299 cubic inches)
Maximum power 400 metric horsepower (395 brake horsepower / 294 kilowatts) @ 6600 rpm
Maximum torque 500 Newton-meters (369 pound-feet) @ 3800 rpm
Engine location front-mounted
Drive rear wheel drive


BMW M5 0-60 and acceleration in miles per hour

0-10 mph 0.8 s
0-20 mph 1.4 s
0-30 mph 2.1 s
0-40 mph 2.8 s
0-50 mph 3.7 s
0-60 mph 4.9 s
0-70 mph 6.5 s
0-80 mph 8.6 s
0-90 mph 10.9 s
0-100 mph 13.3 s
0-110 mph 15.4 s
0-120 mph 17.0 s

BMW M5 quarter mile and acceleration in feet

300 feet 5.9 s @ 68 mph
1/8 mile 9.4 s @ 92 mph
1000 feet 12.0 s @ 105 mph
Quarter mile 14.1 s @ 114 mph

BMW M5 acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0-10 kph 0.5 s
0-20 kph 0.9 s
0-30 kph 1.3 s
0-40 kph 1.7 s
0-50 kph 2.2 s
0-60 kph 2.6 s
0-70 kph 3.1 s
0-80 kph 3.7 s
0-90 kph 4.4 s
0-100 kph 5.2 s
0-110 kph 6.2 s
0-120 kph 7.4 s
0-130 kph 8.8 s
0-140 kph 10.2 s
0-150 kph 11.7 s
0-160 kph 13.2 s
0-170 kph 14.5 s
0-180 kph 15.7 s
0-190 kph 16.8 s
0-200 kph 17.5 s

BMW M5 distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 6.2 s @ 113 kph
200 meters 9.3 s @ 147 kph
300 meters 11.9 s @ 169 kph
400 meters 14.0 s @ 183 kph
500 meters 15.9 s @ 193 kph

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