2013 BMW 5 Series User Reviews

2013 BMW 5 Series Top Comparisons

Users ranked 2013 BMW 5 Series against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

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    2013 BMW 5 Series 535i xDrive Review
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    Handling Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 AWD better.
    "Not enough difference to squabble about."
    Front Seats Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 AWD better.
    "18 adjustments on both front seats with 3 person memory on both sides."
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    2013 BMW 5 Series Review
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    5
    Great family CAr Safe and reliable
    Family Car Ranked 2013 Audi A6 worse.
    "Love my BMW"
    Would Buy Ranked 2013 Audi A6 worse.
    "Price room and convience"
    2013 BMW 5 Series Review
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    Felt the interior was inferior for a car at this price range, The maintenance cost are off the charts and I do not like run flats which come with the M-Sport package. Love the look of the car but refuse to pay for the upkeep.
    Looks/Style Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 worse.
    "Personal preference"
    Family Car Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 better.
    "Heated rear seats, big trunk"
    2013 BMW 5 Series Review
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    This car is also really nice but, it gave me the sense of being a grandpa. It does have all the amenities including heated backseats which is a big plus. It also seems to have a little more room in the cabin, But, if you read about the service that needs to be done and the problems you stand to come across, its not worth the headache.
    Power Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 better.
    "The car is lighter, depending on RWD or AWD. The body of the BMW 5 seems bulky."
    Handling Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 better.
    "In F-Sport mode the rear wheels help turn the car in cornering, The car goes around corners like nothing Ive ever seen."
    Looks/Style Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 better.
    "The F-Sport series has the front mesh and the style of the front end looks more appealing."
    Front Seats Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 better.
    "The 16 different positions that come with the drivers side. Heated and air cooled seats are really nice too!."
    Back Seats Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 worse.
    "Heated seats."
    Cargo Capacity Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 better.
    "The Lexus has hidden trunk hinges and used every piece of available room leftover to use for your cargo."
    Family Car Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 better.
    "This is a close race between the to. The Lexus just gives you the sense of being safe. It has a lot of airbags and is well constructed."
    Value Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 better.
    "The F-Sport+ and the AWD that makes the car corner like no other."
    Would Buy Ranked 2013 Lexus GS 350 better.
    "BMW needs to work on there styling of there front end. All there cars look the same. The Lexus sitting next to a BMW at a light stands out. Even the BMW driver looks at the Lexus. You know youve got something special when that happens."
    2013 BMW 5 Series 535i Review
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    Love The Msport — 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 25 mpg. Anyone purchasing vehicles should fork over the money to extend the warranty, because if anything breaks its gonna be expensive.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Look mean

    Cons: Price

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    Its The Best — 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 for my family. Thnx

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: the pick up and handling

    Cons: nothing

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    2013 BMW 5 Series 550i xDrive Review
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    Awesome 2013 Bmw 550x Drive With M Sport Package — Love this car. Very fast and sporty looking but also very safe. Sound system is great too, and the navigation works well. Haven't had any major problems with the car and the BMW warranty that comes with it is awesome.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Handles great, smooth ride, excellent acceleration, reliable, bumper to bumper original factoy warranty still in effect.

    Cons: Tires. I recommend getting the extra tire and rim insurance.

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    2013 BMW 5 Series 550i Review
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    Perfect Marriage Of Luxury And Performance — I absolutely love my 550i. On the outside it looks like a sexy beast, and once you step on the accelerator, your impression is confirmed. This is the absolute best car I've ever driven, and I'm in the car business. Sporty-style with the upgraded M-appearance package doesn't hurt either.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Beautiful vehicle. Extremely fast and responsive. Ride quality is perfect, feels like you're driving on a cloud at 90mph.

    Cons: Can accelerate to high speeds rather quickly without noticing. Back seat is not large enough for big adult.

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    2013 BMW 5 Series 528i xDrive Review
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    A Luxurious And Fun To Drive Family Car. — I knew that I would enjoy the car, but I keep being surprised by how much I really love to drive it. It is sporty without drawing attention to itself. It gets pleasingly aggressive in sport mode. It gets teriffic gas mileage for a car of its size. The AWD system is better than my SUV. And it looks amazing - the black paint is so very black.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: It looks good, handles very well, and has surprisingly good gas mileage.  The turbocharged 4 cylinder has a lot of torque and V6 like acceleration.  The engine seems well matched with the 8 speed automatic transmission.

    Cons: My biggest beef is that it is so long that it barely fits in my garage.

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    Top-notch — I really cant fine anything to say bad about this car. Its my first German and definitely not going to be my last. The gas Mileage could be better, but other than that, I love everything about my 2013 BMW.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Everything

    Cons: None to speak of

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
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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

    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 Jack

    Tight as a drum, reliable, fun to drive easy or hard, corners like it is on rails - and of course, monumental German engineering through and through, this baby is fun as heck to drive and use as a dai... Read More

    2009 BMW 5 Series Reviews

    Clean By sa75215

    I liked the power, sports mode, acceleration, and handling, and the color combination was great. I'm not a fan of the center console but I have seem much worse. There is large trunk space. Maintenance... Read More

    Greatest Car On The Road By fredcars

    the greatest car you can have and feel safe having your kids in it. this car handles perfect and has airbags allover. comfort of seating is way better and more comfortable than Mercedes. handling defi... Read More

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