[VIDEO] BMW 650i by AC Schniter unveiled at Essen image

After being teased ahead of the automotive event, the German aftermarket specialists at AC Schnitzer have decided to officially present to the public their newest creation yet, the BMW 650i.

The German tuners at AC Schnitzer have unveiled their new tuning program for the BMW 650i at the 2011 Essen Motor Show, and the vehicle has been fitted with a new body kit. According to AC Schnitzer, the BMW 650i now comes with a new front apron, a chromed front grille and matching fender trim pieces, a rear apron which is incorporating a diffuser and a boot lid spoiler. The German model is now sitting on new lightweight 21 inch wheels, which AC Schnitzer says are 30 percent lighter than the standard 20 inch.

The new generation of the BMW 6-Series modified by AC Schnitzer is being powered, in the 650i version, by the 4.4 liter turbocharged V8 engine which is generation a total output of 540 horsepower and has a peak torque of 750 Nm, being actually only 20 HP less and 70 Nm more than the unit fitted on the M5. The German aftermarket specialists says that the model is very fast with its extra 133 HP and 150 Nm of torque compared to the standard 650i and the 0 to 100 km/h sprint takes just 4.3 seconds, while the top speed is 325 km/h.