2013 BMW 5-Series

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  • Performance9.3
  • Interior9.8
  • Quality9.5
  • Recommendation9.4
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BMW fan!! by Happy with purchase. on 05/28/2013. Trim: 2013 BMW 535i xDrive, Owned less than 1 year.
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Pros: I love the interior and exterior styling. Feelis like it should cost more. Nice acceleration and strong breaking. Alpine white and cinnamon is a great combination.
Cons: Steering not as tight as I am use to in a BMW. Google and weather should be a no cost option.
Overall review: I was torn between this and a Lexus GS 350. The lexus was very nice but didnt feel as well built as the BMW. The price difference was $4500 but I feel as though the BMW is a better long term vehicle. Contrary to belief all my BMW's have been solid.
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  • Performance7.0
  • Interior9.0
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Disappointed by Bimmer from Virginia on 09/03/2013. Trim: 2013 BMW 535i, Owned less than 1 year.
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Pros: I do like the new body style as well as the fit and comfort of the interior.The braking is in line as with previous BMW's.
Cons: I feel like BMW is selling out to be more like a Lexus. This 535 is my 6th BMW in the past 12 years. The handling is way too soft even in the Sport mode. I know I could have bought the Sport or M package but for $60,000 I thought it would handle much better. Also, I think the basic sound system is below average for a car of this level.
Overall review: I have always liked to drive BMW's but believe they have a much softer ride (like my wife's Lexus) than previous ones that I have owned.. If I had wanted a Lexus I would have bought one. Please have BMW return to a more solid and performance driven ride.
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  • Performance10
  • Interior10
  • Quality9.0
  • Recommendation10
The Beast by SpeedDemon on 05/17/2013. Trim: 2013 BMW 550i.
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Pros: Tons of flexible power and still available with a proper 6-speed manual. Great interior and Technology. Plenty of room. Amazing ride.
Cons: To quiet and steering doesn't provide the level of feedback I'm used to in a BMW. A bit soft for a Sport Package/ARS equipped car. Feels heavy.
Overall review: Fast, quiet, big, heavy, comfortable and sporty, but not to the levels BMW once had. It's a cruiser that will take a turn, but not because it likes to. Still beats the competitors in overall feel and performance.
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  • Performance7.0
  • Interior10
  • Quality9.0
  • Recommendation7.0
No 4 in a 5! by Belltway Bandit on 05/07/2013. Trim: 2013 BMW 528i.
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Pros: Updated styling and interior, very classy and approaches the 7 series in looks.
Cons: The whiney, cheap sounding 4-cylinder engine. Not classy enough for a 5 series. For goodness sakes, don't ut a 4 in a 5 series; it's sacrelige!
Overall review: 7 for the 525 because of the engine and the lousing feel of the electronic steering. Hopefully, BMW will correct this as an ongoing change.
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The Ultimate Driving experience, try it! by C Valdes _Hialeah, Florida on 02/22/2014. Trim: 2013 BMW 535i, Owned 1 year.
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Pros: Style comfort and luxury. Handling and pick up speed, even without using twin turbo. Nothing like the "Ultimate Driving Machine"
Cons: No dislikes at all!
Overall review: The best car I have ever driven, this is my third BMW and is way far from my 258I I previously owned.
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