New York: 2013 BMW M5 (F10) U.S. Pricing Announced – Starts at $90,695 image

BMW today announced pricing for the all-new BMW M5 and BMW M6 at a press conference on the occasion of the New York International Auto Show.

Including destination and handling, the all-new BMW M5 is priced at $90,695.

Compared to the old M5, that’s a price increase of ‘only’ $5,000 or 5.8%.

As you already know, the new M5 features a 4.4L twin-turbo V8 power plant with 552-hp and 502 lb-ft of torque mated to a seven-speed M dual-clutch transmission. It is all connected to an innovative Active M Differential, which optimizes power transfer between the rear wheels ensuring the engine’s performance is transferred to the ground.

According to BMW, the 2013 M5 has a top speed of 155 mph and can accelerate from 0 to 62 mph (100 km/h) in 4.4 seconds.

Reviewers say that the 2013 BMW M5 is quicker and more agile than the outgoing 2010 model, but it’s also more refined and easier to live with on a daily basis.

The M5 will be offered in Silverstone II, Space Grey, Havana, Singapore Grey, Imperial Blue, Monte Carlo Blue, Black Sapphire and Alpine White colors. For those with deeper pockets, BMW Individual has an extensive catalog of exterior colors: Amazonite, Azurite Black, Champagne Quartz, Moonstone and Citrin Black.

Also announced today was pricing info on the 2013 6 Series Gran Coupe, which starts at $76,895 for a 640i Gran Coupe.