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Latest models

We have 14 owner reviews for the latest BMW 5-Series:

  • Average owner rating: 4.8 out of 5 4.8

    Our most recent reviewers said:

    The car is super quiet and comfortable. I am tall and have my seat well back leaving not a lot...

    As the previous owner of a number of Mercedes C Class models I decided to try the BMW 5 series...

    Best bmw you can own - fast, comfortable, great mpg for a six cylinder 3L engine & luxurious - it’s...

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  • Average owner rating: 3.8 out of 5 3.8

    Our most recent reviewers said:

    This is my 4th. 5 series and my 3rd. Tourer. Love these cars, they look good and drive brilliantly. The...

    Fantastic car with wonderful engine. Not one for those concerned about mpg though! Only negative is that BMW navigation doesn’t...

    Bought car from BMW dealer. Car looks stunning in white with 20inch bi-colour wheels. Doesn’t have variable damping...

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Older models

Saloon (346 owner reviews)

2009 - 2017

2003 - 2010

1996 - 2004

  • Average owner rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4
    Our most recent reviewers said:

    The best car I have ever owned, would not have kept it 19 years. I have looked at other cars...

    Important to do a lot of homework before buying one of these cars. They can be great if you find...

    Well to begin with i never thought I'd ever buy a BMW...but needed a luxury car over the summer to...

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1988 - 1997

1981 - 1987

Estate (192 owner reviews)

2009 - 2017

  • Average owner rating: 5 out of 5 5.0
    Our most recent reviewers said:

    As per the article, though branded a 5-series it is a practical 7-series hatchback. Smooth, comfortable, reliable and a model...

    I was looking for a car that could do everything and be a little more comfortable than the discovery that...

    Having owned Jaguar and Mercedes cars for the last 15 years i am surprised at how good this car is.

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  • Average owner rating: 4.6 out of 5 4.6
    Our most recent reviewers said:

    Likes: - Powertrain: Excellent balance of power and fuel economy. 8sp auto really smooth, twin turbo 2L diesel is a...

    I have had a 2004 5 series BMW before and it was beyond reproach, however this newer model has caused...

    My 4th BMW. previous model 2012 520 M Sport Touring again trouble free,only changed because wife had bad health probs...

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2003 - 2010

  • Average owner rating: 4.2 out of 5 4.2
    Our most recent reviewers said:

    This is as close to perfect as you get in terms of driving pleasure.The term "The Ultimate Driving Machine"really does...

    This is as close to perfect as you can get in terms of driving.& yes the "Ultimate Driving Machine" really...

    I bought an m sport replica E60 5 series. The power from the 3.0d was outstanding, the amount of torque...

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1996 - 2004

  • Average owner rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4
    Our most recent reviewers said:

    Fantastic, smooth and powerful drive, whilst being very spacious and practical. Have owned mine for nearly 10 years and probably...

    Loved my car! did let me down a fair few times. the Engine and Gearbox are bulletproof and had no issues...

    The versatility, the amount of storage available. The ability to eat up the miles on motorways,...

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1988 - 1997

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