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Compare BMW M5 F90 LCI vs Volkswagen Arteon facelift

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Neoscore
89%
56%
Pros
  • Superb performance
  • Classy styling (last from BMW)
  • Still powered by V8
  • Good handling
  • Decent performance
  • Good 0.26 drag coefficient
  • Low fuel consumption
Cons
  • Reliability concerns
  • Only available with small engines
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front

Variants

M5
M5 Competition
M5 CS
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG
2.0 TDI 150 DSG
2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG
2.0 TDI 190 DSG
2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG
2.0 TDI 200 DSG
2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG
Arteon R

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
530 L / 18.7 cu-ft
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG563 L / 19.9 cu-ft ~ 1557 L / 55.0 cu-ft2.0 TDI 150 DSG563 L / 19.9 cu-ft ~ 1557 L / 55.0 cu-ft2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG563 L / 19.9 cu-ft ~ 1557 L / 55.0 cu-ft2.0 TDI 190 DSG563 L / 19.9 cu-ft ~ 1557 L / 55.0 cu-ft2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG1557 L / 55.0 cu-ft2.0 TDI 200 DSG1557 L / 55.0 cu-ft2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG563 L / 19.9 cu-ft ~ 1557 L / 55.0 cu-ftArteon R563 L / 19.9 cu-ft ~ 1557 L / 55.0 cu-ft
Engine Oil Capacity
10.0 L / 10.6 qt
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG4.0 L / 4.2 qt2.0 TDI 150 DSG4.7 L / 5.0 qt2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG4.7 L / 5.0 qt2.0 TDI 190 DSG4.7 L / 5.0 qt2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG5.5 L / 5.8 qt2.0 TDI 200 DSG5.5 L / 5.8 qt2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG5.7 L / 6.0 qt
Fuel Capacity
68.0 L / 18.0 gal
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG50.0 L / 13.2 gal2.0 TDI 150 DSG50.0 L / 13.2 gal2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG50.0 L / 13.2 gal2.0 TDI 190 DSG50.0 L / 13.2 gal2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG66.0 L / 17.4 gal2.0 TDI 200 DSG66.0 L / 17.4 gal2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG66.0 L / 17.4 galArteon R66.0 L / 17.4 gal
Passengers
M55M5 Competition5M5 CS4
5
Payload
M5545 kg / 1202 lbsM5 Competition545 kg / 1202 lbsM5 CS465 kg / 1025 lbs
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG577 kg / 1272 lbs2.0 TDI 150 DSG625 kg / 1378 lbs2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG635 kg / 1400 lbs2.0 TDI 190 DSG631 kg / 1391 lbs2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG631 kg / 1391 lbs2.0 TDI 200 DSG647 kg / 1426 lbs2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG614 kg / 1354 lbsArteon R587 kg / 1294 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSGDisc2.0 TDI 150 DSGDisc2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSGDisc2.0 TDI 190 DSGDisc2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSGDisc2.0 TDI 200 DSGDisc2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSGDiscArteon RVentilated discs
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
Double-wishbone
MacPherson strut
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
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG245/45 R18, 245/40 R192.0 TDI 150 DSG225/55 R 172.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG245/45 R182.0 TDI 190 DSG245/45 R182.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG245/45 R182.0 TDI 200 DSG245/45 R182.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG245/45 R18Arteon R245/45 R18
Turning Circle
12.6 m / 41.3 ft
11.9 m / 39.0 ft

Construction

Battery | Capacity
13.0 kWh (gross) | 10.4 kWh (net)
Battery | Type
Lithium-ion
Body Style
4-door Sedan
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG5-door plug-in hybrid Hatchback2.0 TDI 150 DSG5-door Hatchback2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG5-door Hatchback2.0 TDI 190 DSG5-door Hatchback2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG5-door Hatchback2.0 TDI 200 DSG5-door Hatchback2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG5-door HatchbackArteon R5-door Hatchback
Platform
MQB

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
M5133 mm / 5.2 inM5 Competition128 mm / 5.0 inM5 CS119 mm / 4.7 in
138 mm / 5.4 in
Size | Height
M51473 mm / 58.0 inM5 Competition1469 mm / 57.8 inM5 CS1468 mm / 57.8 in
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG1449 mm / 57.0 in2.0 TDI 150 DSG1460 mm / 57.5 in2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG1460 mm / 57.5 in2.0 TDI 190 DSG1460 mm / 57.5 in2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG1460 mm / 57.5 in2.0 TDI 200 DSG1460 mm / 57.5 in2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG1460 mm / 57.5 inArteon R1460 mm / 57.5 in
Size | Length
M54983 mm / 196.2 inM5 Competition4983 mm / 196.2 inM5 CS5001 mm / 196.9 in
4866 mm / 191.6 in
Size | Width
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
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG1871 mm / 73.7 in | 2127 mm / 83.7 in (mirror unfolded)2.0 TDI 150 DSG1871 mm / 73.7 in2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG1871 mm / 73.7 in2.0 TDI 190 DSG1871 mm / 73.7 in2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG1871 mm / 73.7 in2.0 TDI 200 DSG1871 mm / 73.7 in2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG1871 mm / 73.7 inArteon R1871 mm / 73.7 in
Track Width | Front
M51626.0 mm / 64.0 inM5 Competition1625.0 mm / 64.0 inM5 CS1625.0 mm / 64.0 in
1587.0 mm / 62.5 in
Track Width | Rear
1594.0 mm / 62.8 inM51594 mmM5 Competition1594 mm
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG1575.0 mm / 62.0 in2.0 TDI 150 DSG1576.0 mm / 62.0 in2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG1576.0 mm / 62.0 in2.0 TDI 190 DSG1576.0 mm / 62.0 in2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG1576.0 mm / 62.0 inArteon R1579.0 mm / 62.2 in
Weight
M51895.0 kg / 4177.8 lbsM5 Competition1895.0 kg / 4177.8 lbsM5 CS1825.0 kg / 4023.4 lbs
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG1723.0 kg / 3798.6 lbs2.0 TDI 150 DSG1575.0 kg / 3472.3 lbs2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG1665.0 kg / 3670.7 lbs2.0 TDI 190 DSG1589.0 kg / 3503.1 lbs2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG1649.0 kg / 3635.4 lbs2.0 TDI 200 DSG1573.0 kg / 3467.9 lbs2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG1656.0 kg / 3650.9 lbsArteon R1703.0 kg / 3754.5 lbs
Wheel Size
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
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG8J x 18, 8J x 192.0 TDI 150 DSG7J x 172.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG8J x 182.0 TDI 190 DSG8J x 182.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG8J x 182.0 TDI 200 DSG8J x 182.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG8J x 18Arteon R8J x 18
Wheelbase
2982 mm / 117.4 in
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG2839 mm / 111.8 in2.0 TDI 150 DSG2835 mm / 111.6 in2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG2835 mm / 111.6 in2.0 TDI 190 DSG2835 mm / 111.6 in2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG2835 mm / 111.6 in2.0 TDI 200 DSG2835 mm / 111.6 in2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG2835 mm / 111.6 inArteon R2838 mm / 111.7 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
M53.4 secM5 Competition3.3 secM5 CS3.0 sec
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG7.8 sec2.0 TDI 150 DSG7.8 sec2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG7.8 sec2.0 TDI 190 DSG7.8 sec2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG7.4 sec2.0 TDI 200 DSG7.9 sec2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG5.5 secArteon R4.9 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
M53.2 secM5 Competition3.1 secM5 CS2.9 sec
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG7.4 sec2.0 TDI 150 DSG7.4 sec2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG7.4 sec2.0 TDI 190 DSG7.4 sec2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG7.0 sec2.0 TDI 200 DSG7.5 sec2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG5.2 secArteon R4.7 sec
CO2 Emission
M5239 ~ 242 g/kmM5 Competition239 ~ 242 g/kmM5 CS253 ~ 258 g/km
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG35 g/km2.0 TDI 150 DSG108 g/km2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG126 g/km2.0 TDI 190 DSG117 g/km2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG128 ~ 134 g/km2.0 TDI 200 DSG120 ~ 125 g/km2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG163 g/kmArteon R176 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.265
Electric Range
71.0 km / 44.1 mi
Fuel Economy
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)
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG1.5 L/100km / 156.8 MPG (combined)2.0 TDI 150 DSG4.1 L/100km / 57.4 MPG (combined) | 5.1 L/100km / 46.1 MPG (urban) | 3.6 L/100km / 65.3 MPG (highway)2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG4.8 L/100km / 49.0 MPG (combined) | 5.7 L/100km / 41.3 MPG (urban) | 4.3 L/100km / 54.7 MPG (highway)2.0 TDI 190 DSG4.4 L/100km / 53.5 MPG (combined) | 5.2 L/100km / 45.2 MPG (urban) | 4.0 L/100km / 58.8 MPG (highway)2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG4.9 L/100km / 48.0 MPG (combined) | 6.1 L/100km / 38.6 MPG (urban) | 4.2 L/100km / 56.0 MPG (highway)2.0 TDI 200 DSG4.6 L/100km / 51.1 MPG (combined) | 5.8 L/100km / 40.6 MPG (urban) | 3.9 L/100km / 60.3 MPG (highway)2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG7.1 L/100km / 33.1 MPG (combined) | 9.3 L/100km / 25.3 MPG (urban) | 5.9 L/100km / 39.9 MPG (highway)Arteon R7.7 L/100km / 30.5 MPG (combined) | 9.9 L/100km / 23.8 MPG (urban) | 6.4 L/100km / 36.8 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
M5250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphM5 Competition250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphM5 CS305.0 km/h / 189.5 mph
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG222.0 km/h / 137.9 mph, 140.0 km/h / 87.0 mph (EV mode)2.0 TDI 150 DSG220.0 km/h / 136.7 mph2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG233.0 km/h / 144.8 mph2.0 TDI 190 DSG237.0 km/h / 147.3 mph2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG234.0 km/h / 145.4 mph2.0 TDI 200 DSG237.0 km/h / 147.3 mph2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphArteon R270.0 km/h / 167.8 mph
Towing Capacity
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1900 kg / 4189 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)2.0 TDI 150 DSG750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2200 kg / 4850 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)2.0 TDI 190 DSG750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2200 kg / 4850 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2200 kg / 4850 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)2.0 TDI 200 DSG750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2200 kg / 4850 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2200 kg / 4850 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)Arteon R750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2200 kg / 4850 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSGFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive2.0 TDI 150 DSGFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSGFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive2.0 TDI 190 DSGFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSGFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive2.0 TDI 200 DSGFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSGFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel driveArteon RFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
M5EURO 6d - TEMPM5 CompetitionEURO 6d - TEMPM5 CSEuro 6d
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSGEuro 6d-ISC-FCM2.0 TDI 150 DSGEuro 6d-ISC-FCM2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSGEURO 6d-TEMP-EVAP-ISC2.0 TDI 190 DSGEURO 6d-TEMP-EVAP-ISC2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSGEuro 6d - ISC - FCM2.0 TDI 200 DSGEuro 6d - ISC - FCM2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSGEuro 6d-ISC-FCMArteon REuro 6d-ISC-FCM
Engine
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSGDGEB2.0 TDI 150 DSGDBGA, DBGC, DCYA, DFGA2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSGDDMA, DFHA2.0 TDI 190 DSGDDMA, DFHA2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSGDTUA2.0 TDI 200 DSGDTUA2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSGDNFEArteon RDNFG
Engine | Bore
89.0 mm / 3.5 in
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG74.5 mm / 2.9 in2.0 TDI 150 DSG74.5 mm / 2.9 in2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG74.5 mm / 2.9 in2.0 TDI 190 DSG74.5 mm / 2.9 in2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG74.5 mm / 2.9 in2.0 TDI 200 DSG74.5 mm / 2.9 in2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG82.5 mm / 3.2 inArteon R82.5 mm / 3.2 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
10.0:1
Engine | Displacement
4.4 L / 268.2 cu-in / 4395.0 cc
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG1.4 L / 85.1 cu-in / 1395.0 cc2.0 TDI 150 DSG2.0 L / 120.1 cu-in / 1968.0 cc2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG2.0 L / 120.1 cu-in / 1968.0 cc2.0 TDI 190 DSG2.0 L / 120.1 cu-in / 1968.0 cc2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG2.0 L / 120.1 cu-in / 1968.0 cc2.0 TDI 200 DSG2.0 L / 120.1 cu-in / 1968.0 cc2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG2.0 L / 121.1 cu-in / 1984.0 ccArteon R2.0 L / 121.1 cu-in / 1984.0 cc
Engine | Power
M5600.0 hp / 447.4 kW @ 6000 rpmM5 Competition625.0 hp / 466.1 kW @ 6000 rpmM5 CS635.0 hp / 473.5 kW @ 6000 rpm
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG156.0 hp / 116.3 kW @ 5000-6000 rpm + 115.0 hp / 85.8 kW (electric motor)2.0 TDI 150 DSG150.0 hp / 111.9 kW2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG190.0 hp / 141.7 kW2.0 TDI 190 DSG190.0 hp / 141.7 kW2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG200.0 hp / 149.1 kW2.0 TDI 200 DSG200.0 hp / 149.1 kW2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG280.0 hp / 208.8 kW @ 5100-6500 rpmArteon R320.0 hp / 238.6 kW @ 5350-6500 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
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
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG111.8 hp/L / 1.8 hp/cu-in2.0 TDI 150 DSG76.2 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG96.5 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-in2.0 TDI 190 DSG96.5 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-in2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG101.6 hp/L / 1.7 hp/cu-in2.0 TDI 200 DSG101.6 hp/L / 1.7 hp/cu-in2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG141.1 hp/L / 2.3 hp/cu-inArteon R161.3 hp/L / 2.6 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
88.3 mm / 3.5 in
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG80.0 mm / 3.1 in2.0 TDI 150 DSG80.0 mm / 3.1 in2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG80.0 mm / 3.1 in2.0 TDI 190 DSG80.0 mm / 3.1 in2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG80.0 mm / 3.1 in2.0 TDI 200 DSG80.0 mm / 3.1 in2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG92.8 mm / 3.7 inArteon R92.8 mm / 3.7 in
Engine | Torque
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
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG250 Nm / 184.4 lb-ft @ 1550-3500 rpm + 330 Nm / 243.4 lb-ft2.0 TDI 150 DSG360 Nm / 265.5 lb-ft @ 1600-2750 rpm2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1900-3300 rpm2.0 TDI 190 DSG400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1900-3300 rpm2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1750-3500 rpm2.0 TDI 200 DSG400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1750-3500 rpm2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 2000-4900 rpmArteon R420 Nm / 309.8 lb-ft @ 2100-5350 rpm
Engine | Type
Twin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 engine with 4 values per cylinder
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSGTurbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder2.0 TDI 150 DSGTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSGTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine2.0 TDI 190 DSGTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSGTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder2.0 TDI 200 DSGTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSGTurbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderArteon RTurbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Fuel Capacity
68 L
Transmission | Gears
8-speed
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG6-speed2.0 TDI 150 DSG7-speed2.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG7-speed2.0 TDI 190 DSG7-speed2.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG7-speed2.0 TDI 200 DSG7-speed2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG7-speedArteon R7-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic Steptronic
Automatic DSG

Production

Availability
M52020M5 Competition2020M5 CS2021
1.4 TSI eHybrid DSG20202.0 TDI 150 DSG20202.0 TDI 190 4MOTION DSG2020 ~ 20202.0 TDI 190 DSG2020 ~ 20202.0 TDI 200 4MOTION DSG20202.0 TDI 200 DSG20202.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG2020Arteon R2020
Debut
2017 Frankfurt Motor Show
2017-03
Facelift
2020-06-18
2020-06
Made In
Germany
Germany, China
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