2001 BMW 5 Series User Reviews

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2001 BMW 5 Series 525i Sedan RWDReview
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The Bimmer — My car is perfect if you have family with children and its goodlooking too. If you want a fast car, then my car are not the best choice. Because when i drive 220km/h its still like driving 160km/h or if you wanna go 160km/h then its like 110km/h. This makes the car feeling slow while driving and the positive point of view is that your wife doesnt notice the actual speed, because of its comfort. My cars mechanic is very good and its also cheap or average when parts are needed. The bimmer goes 7-8 km/l in urban, 10-12 km/l suburban and 8-10 km/l mixed. The most fun with this car is that mine is automatic/triptronic which i use manually when i feel to go drifting. But manual is always the best. And remember it is backwheel driven... So much more fun like every bimmer.

Pros: Bimmer + Mercedes -

Cons: Not a M5

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Drive It And Love It — I waited for years for the opportunity to buy a car like this, and when I finally got one, it exceeded all my expectations. This car has superb comfort, true power, practical load space, and the most beautiful lines among its competition. I hope I can keep this car for many many years to come.

Pros: The quality, everything is assembled with precision, nothing loose, just perfection

Cons: Expensive spare parts

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2001 BMW 5 Series 530i Sedan RWDReview
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Bmw 530i — If you're looking for a 530i, this is the best model year for it. The sport trim makes it handle tight corners at faster than 100mph! Trust me, I've done it! And its a welcome sight at any event. Wooooo, what a ride!! Best performance, serious quality, and its good on gas too!

Pros: Big car feel, sport car handling.  Not too pretentious, but fancy enough for a nice outting.

Cons: Negatives?  What Negatives?  

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2001 BMW 5 Series 525i Sedan RWDReview
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Timeless Mix Of Performance And Comfort — For a 2.5 litre engine, the BMW M54 powerplant is a fun piece of engineering. It has good power delivery and response. It feels very eager to rev. The chassis has excellent balance between performance and comfort. The car feels solid and sure footed even when driven around fast bends quickly. I love it.

Pros: the engine & chassis

Cons: radio

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2001 BMW 5 Series 540i Sedan RWDReview
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I Love This Car — This is an amazing car. Finest I have ever owned. Plenty of power, and handles incredibly well for a 4800lb car. I use to own a 1996 328i which was a better handling car, but wasn't big enough now that I have a kid. You just can't go wrong with BMW

Pros: V8 Torque

Cons: Maintenance is a little expensive

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2001 BMW 5 Series 525i Sedan RWDReview
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10 Out Of 10 — brilliant car, some say the best in the world.

Pros: good looks. great drive. very well built.very smooth.very very comftable/quiet. solid relaibility

Cons: a tiny bit thirsty. expensive parts wen summat does go wrong. other than that. no cons atall

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Fast And Furious Diesel — Great car, real drivers beast. It was fully loaded with sat nav, pdc, Xenon, leather, sport seats, you name it. I really anjoyed this car. Great for road trips, we took it to the UK, Italy, Switzerland, France, Netherlands, Germany, basically all over Europe.

Pros: Ride, build, looks

Cons: Not a convertible

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2001 BMW 5 Series 530i Sedan RWDReview
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1st Bmw Love It — Fun, Fast, Spacious

Pros: Handiling

Cons: Sometimes To Big

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Solid And Fun To Drive With Automitic Gearbox — I drove 525tds bmw, never drove a bmw, before, and feeling is apsolutley awsome!!!! Cool automatic gearbox, nice kick dow!!!!!

Pros: comfortable car with a lot of torque

Cons: diesel

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2001 BMW 5 Series 525i Sedan RWDReview
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Top All Round Car — Its fast 0 to 60 in 7.2 flat Its smooth and looks good although it is a bit big

Pros: It has a cd changer!!!

Cons: It costs a lot if something needs doing like tyres 1 tyre even the cheap ones are over £120

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Reviews From Other Years

2014 BMW 5 Series Reviews

Excellent, Safe, Quick Enough, And Large Storage. By sjcdal

wifes daily driver. She says just about once a week..."I love my car". After a long time away from BMW, this car has been a pleasant surprise. Nice looks, fairly quick, safe, solid auto. No compl... Read More

A Pleasure To Drive By Joeadp

awesome drive with all the bells nd whistles...takes about a week to get comfortable with bmw idrive.......seems intuitive after a week. great gas mileage n added bonus for a car this size. love the... Read More

2013 BMW 5 Series Reviews

Love The Msport By bmwfan917

Overall nice car. Looks good, handles very well, plenty of features... Decent factory warranty. The runflats give us a peace of mind for long drives. Gas mileage is not bad for a sports car. Around... Read More

Its The Best By ashishbrar

I have no complaints with it. I am sold on a BMW and would never get anything else. Its just amazing. Its drives, handles and runs perfect. Its also great on gas mileage and its roomy. Enough space fo... Read More

2012 BMW 5 Series Reviews

Nice Appearance. By stonebay124

Not what I expected the vehicle to be.Though attractive in appearance, handling is more of a performance vehicle than a performance/leisure vehicle. Though brand in name is fine, in the future I thin... Read More

Great Vehicle! By Country860

It is a great vehicle and very comfortable and reliable. The 4 cylinder is great on gas but could have a little more pickup power. All the options on the car are great. Plenty of power once you are up... Read More

2011 BMW 5 Series Reviews

A Great Family Sedan From Bmw By fazmoto

The larger size of this model 5 series (known as F10 body style) makes it a better choice for families than previous generations. The 3.0 liter turbo engine has enough power to make this a real perfor... Read More

Bmw By bmerguy

I love this car, the best car that I've ever owned. It's fast, it has a good looking design, excellent comfort, good acceleration, excellent handling, good fuel economy, equipment is so easy to use, t... Read More

2010 BMW 5 Series Reviews

Addicting! By Rqumsieh

This car is fun to drive. Very powerful on the road, people always compliment on how nice the car looks. Since I started driving the 5 series, I dont think I will be able to switch to any other car, s... Read More

A Sporty Sleeper In Disguise By William

Fun driving, sports sedan ONLY as BMW can formulate such a delightful balance between form and function. Tight as a drum, reliable, fun to drive easy or hard, corners beautifully and sticky. Rigorou... Read More

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