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Compare Bentley Flying Spur vs BMW M5 F90 LCI

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Neoscore
71%
89%
Pros
  • Good power
  • Decent styling
  • Lots of luxury options
  • Superb performance
  • Classy styling (last from BMW)
  • Still powered by V8
  • Good handling
Cons
  • Hybrid nonsense
  • Downgrade from the Mulsanne
  • Reliability concerns

Variants

Hybrid
V8
W12
M5
M5 Competition
M5 CS

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
420 L / 14.83 cu ftV8420 L / 14.8 cu-ftW12420 L / 14.8 cu-ftHybrid351 L / 12.4 cu-ft
530 L / 18.7 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
V815.9 L / 16.8 qtW1217.0 L / 18.0 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
V89.5 L / 10.0 qtW1210.8 L / 11.4 qt
10.0 L / 10.6 qt
Fuel Capacity
V890.0 L / 23.8 galW1290.0 L / 23.8 galHybrid80.0 L / 21.1 gal
68.0 L / 18.0 gal
Passengers
4
M55M5 Competition5M5 CS4
Payload
V8650 kg / 1433 lbsW12563 kg / 1241 lbsHybrid600 kg / 1323 lbs
M5545 kg / 1202 lbsM5 Competition545 kg / 1202 lbsM5 CS465 kg / 1025 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
V8Ventilated discsW12Ventilated discs, 420x40 mmHybridVentilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
V8Ventilated discsW12Ventilated discs, 380x30 mmHybridVentilated discs
Ventilated discs
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
Double-wishbone
Double-wishbone
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
M5275/40 ZR19 105Y XL, 285/40 ZR19 107Y XLM5 Competition275/35 ZR20 102Y XL, 285/35 ZR20 104Y XLM5 CSFront wheel tires: 275/35 ZR20 102Y XL Rear wheel tires: 285/35 ZR20 104Y XL
Turning Circle
12.6 m / 41.3 ft

Construction

Battery | Capacity
18.0 kWh (gross) | 14.1 kWh (net)
Battery | Type
Lithium-ion
Body Style
Full-size luxury sedanV84-door SedanW124-door SedanHybrid4-door plug-in hybrid Sedan
4-door Sedan
Platform
Volkswagen MSB

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
M5133 mm / 5.2 inM5 Competition128 mm / 5.0 inM5 CS119 mm / 4.7 in
Size | Height
1484 mmV81483 mm / 58.4 inW121484 mm / 58.4 inHybrid1483 mm / 58.4 in
M51473 mm / 58.0 inM5 Competition1469 mm / 57.8 inM5 CS1468 mm / 57.8 in
Size | Length
5316 mm / 209.3 in
M54983 mm / 196.2 inM5 Competition4983 mm / 196.2 inM5 CS5001 mm / 196.9 in
Size | Width
1987 mmV82220 mm / 87.4 in (mirror unfolded) | 2013 mm / 79.3 in (mirror folded)W121987 mm / 78.2 in | 2220 mm / 87.4 in (mirror unfolded) | 2013 mm / 79.3 in (mirror folded)Hybrid1978 mm / 77.9 in | 2220 mm / 87.4 in (mirror unfolded) | 2013 mm / 79.3 in (mirror folded)
M51903 mm / 74.9 in | 2126 mm / 83.7 in (mirror unfolded)M5 Competition1903 mm / 74.9 in | 2126 mm / 83.7 in (mirror unfolded)M5 CS1903 mm / 74.9 in
Track Width | Front
M51626.0 mm / 64.0 inM5 Competition1625.0 mm / 64.0 inM5 CS1625.0 mm / 64.0 in
Track Width | Rear
1594.0 mm / 62.8 inM51594 mmM5 Competition1594 mm
Weight
V82330.0 kg / 5136.8 lbsW122437.0 kg / 5372.7 lbsHybrid2430.0 kg / 5357.2 lbs
M51895.0 kg / 4177.8 lbsM5 Competition1895.0 kg / 4177.8 lbsM5 CS1825.0 kg / 4023.4 lbs
Wheel Size
V820 in, 21 in, 22 inW1221 in, 22 inHybrid20 in, 21 in, 22 in
M59.5J x 19, 10.5J x 19M5 Competition9.5J x 20, 10.5J x 20M5 CSFront wheel rims: 9.5J x 20 Rear wheel rims: 10.5J x 20
Wheelbase
3194 mm / 125.7 in
2982 mm / 117.4 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
V84.1 secW123.8 secHybrid4.3 sec
M53.4 secM5 Competition3.3 secM5 CS3.0 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
V84.0 secW123.6 secHybrid4.1 sec
M53.2 secM5 Competition3.1 secM5 CS2.9 sec
CO2 Emission
V8270 g/kmW12304 g/km
M5239 ~ 242 g/kmM5 Competition239 ~ 242 g/kmM5 CS253 ~ 258 g/km
Electric Range
40.0 km / 24.9 mi
Fuel Economy
14.8 L / 100 km, 19.1 mpgV811.6 L/100km / 20.3 MPG (combined) | 16.5 L/100km / 14.3 MPG (urban) | 8.8 L/100km / 26.7 MPG (highway)W1213.3 L/100km / 17.7 MPG (combined) | 18.6 L/100km / 12.6 MPG (urban) | 10.2 L/100km / 23.1 MPG (highway)
M510.5 L/100km / 22.4 MPG (combined) | 15.4 L/100km / 15.3 MPG (urban) | 7.7 L/100km / 30.5 MPG (highway)M5 Competition10.5 L/100km / 22.4 MPG (combined) | 15.3 L/100km / 15.4 MPG (urban) | 7.7 L/100km / 30.5 MPG (highway)M5 CS11.1 L/100km / 21.2 MPG (combined) | 16.6 L/100km / 14.2 MPG (urban) | 7.7 L/100km / 30.5 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
333 km/hV8318.0 km/h / 197.6 mphW12333.0 km/h / 206.9 mphHybrid285.0 km/h / 177.1 mph
M5250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphM5 Competition250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphM5 CS305.0 km/h / 189.5 mph
Towing Capacity
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
V8Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel driveW12All-wheel driveHybridFront-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
ULEV
M5EURO 6d - TEMPM5 CompetitionEURO 6d - TEMPM5 CSEuro 6d
Engine
V8CVDAW12DDB
Engine | Bore
V884.5 mm / 3.3 inW1284.0 mm / 3.3 inHybrid84.5 mm / 3.3 in
89.0 mm / 3.5 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
10.5:1
10.0:1
Engine | Displacement
V84.0 L / 243.9 cu-in / 3996.0 ccW126.0 L / 363.1 cu-in / 5950.0 ccHybrid2.9 L / 176.6 cu-in / 2894.0 cc
4.4 L / 268.2 cu-in / 4395.0 cc
Engine | Power
6.0 L W12, 4.0 L V8V8550.0 hp / 410.1 kW @ 6000 rpmW12635.0 hp / 473.5 kW @ 5000-6000 rpmHybrid416.0 hp / 310.2 kW + 136.0 hp / 101.4 kW (electric motor)
M5600.0 hp / 447.4 kW @ 6000 rpmM5 Competition625.0 hp / 466.1 kW @ 6000 rpmM5 CS635.0 hp / 473.5 kW @ 6000 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
V8137.6 hp/L / 2.3 hp/cu-inW12106.7 hp/L / 1.7 hp/cu-inHybrid143.7 hp/L / 2.4 hp/cu-in
M5136.5 hp/L / 2.2 hp/cu-inM5 Competition142.2 hp/L / 2.3 hp/cu-inM5 CS144.5 hp/L / 2.4 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
V889.0 mm / 3.5 inW1289.5 mm / 3.5 inHybrid86.0 mm / 3.4 in
88.3 mm / 3.5 in
Engine | Torque
V8770 Nm / 567.9 lb-ft @ 2000-4500 rpmW12900 Nm / 663.8 lb-ft @ 1350-4500 rpmHybrid550 Nm / 405.7 lb-ft + 400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft
M5750 Nm / 553.2 lb-ft @ 1800-5600 rpmM5 Competition750 Nm / 553.2 lb-ft @ 1800-5860 rpmM5 CS750 Nm / 553.2 lb-ft @ 1800-5950 rpm
Engine | Type
V8Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderW12Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol W12 engineHybridBi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Twin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Fuel Capacity
90 L / 23.78 gal
68 L
Transmission | Gears
8-speed
8-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic ZF 8HPV8Double clutch transmission (DCT)W12AutomaticHybridAutomatic
Automatic Steptronic

Production

Availability
V82020W122019Hybrid2021
M52020M5 Competition2020M5 CS2021
Debut
2019-06
2017 Frankfurt Motor Show
Facelift
2020-06-18
Made In
UK
Germany
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