The BMW X6 M is likely one of the upcoming Bavarians that lovers are most enthusiastic about. Regardless of the X6 M kind of being every part that BMW lovers ought to hate, on paper at the very least, because it’s an enormous, pointless, overpowered, all-wheel drive brute. By the numbers, the X6 M is kind of the antithesis of BMW. Nevertheless, it oozes a brutish character that’s so endearing that none of that issues. So seeing the brand new one doing a little testing on the ‘Ring may be very thrilling.
Seen right here on this new spy video from Automotive Mike, the BMW X6 M is doing a little check laps whereas sporting heavy camouflage. As a result of that camo, it’s onerous to make out many visible particulars however we are able to get the gist of it. It’s clearly based mostly on the brand new BMW X5 however with a coupe-like rear finish. IT additionally will get a bit decklid rear spoiler, big wheels and quad exhausts, the latter being an M automobile staple.
What’s spectacular is how briskly it appears. The BMW X6 M is prone to get the identical four.four liter twin-turbocharged V8 from the brand new M5, making 600 hp at the very least. So we all know it’s going to be quick in a straight line. Nevertheless, it even appears to be like fairly fast by way of corners.
Grip appears immense, because the physique appears to be like prefer it heaves a bit by way of quicker corners (as nothing can defy the physics of making an attempt to make one thing very heavy drive very quick). So the truth that it could actually cling its large rubber into the tarmac with all of that weight heaving round is spectacular. And, in fact, it powers out of nook exit with stunning pace for such a giant automobile.
The BMW X6 M probably gained’t be as enjoyable or thrilling to drive because the M5 nevertheless it could be much more hilarious, attributable to its additional measurement and character.
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