Is the BMW M5 still a driver's machine? You'd certainly hope so given its legacy, but recent BMW models have been criticized for replacing driver feedback with electronics galore. To find out for sure, the 2013 BMW M5 hits the Edmunds.com test track in this video to generate performance numbers. Acceleration was tested with 0-60 and quarter-mile tests, while braking was calculated using 60-0. Handling tests included a timed slalom and two trips around a skid pad to generate a lateral acceleration calculation.
Read the Edmunds.com BMW M5 Road Test.