2021 BMW M5 MPG and Fuel Economy
On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2021 BMW M5.
The 2021 BMW M5 runs on premium gasoline and is in the Midsize Cars car class.
Whether you are considering a purchase of the car, or just wanting to find out how economical and environmentally friendly (or un-friendly) your 2021 BMW M5 is, we have the information you need.
🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2021 BMW M5 Get?
First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2021 BMW M5 gets up to 15 miles per gallon in the city, and 21 miles per gallon on the highway.
The combined average MPG for the 2021 BMW M5 is 17 miles per gallon.
💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2021 BMW M5?
The estimated fuel costs for the 2021 BMW M5 is $4,350 per year.
That value has been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.
If you were to compare a 2021 BMW M5 to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $10,250 more on fuel.
The 2021 BMW M5 is also subject to the Gas Guzzler Tax, which is a federal tax on vehicles that has a combined MPG of less than 22.5.
The combined average MPG for the 2021 BMW M5 is 17 miles per gallon, and according to the current tax for each level of MPG, you can expect to pay a tax of $3,000 per year.
🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2021 BMW M5 Consume?
The 2021 BMW M5 will consume roughly 18 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.
The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.
💨 How Many Grams of CO2 Does a 2021 BMW M5 Emit?
For every mile driven, the 2021 BMW M5 will emit 520 grams of CO2, which is about 7,800,000 grams of CO2 per year.
🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 265 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2021 BMW M5.
The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2021 BMW M5.
|Save/Spend vs Average Car||Spend $10,250|
|Gas Guzzler Tax||$7,700|
|Fuel Type 1||Premium|
|Barrels of Petroleum||18|
|Grams of CO2||7,800,000|
|Trees Needed to Offset||371|
|Vehicle Class||Midsize Cars|
Related BMW Models from 2021
If you're interested in other BMW models from 2021, you can find them in the table below. You can click the model link to find miles per gallon and emission information for that model.
|X4 M Competition||16|
|M4 Competition Coupe||19|
|M8 Competition Gran Coupe||17|
|840i xDrive Gran Coupe||23|
|M850i xDrive Convertible||19|
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