The BMW 5 series has always offered more space and luxury than the cheaper 3 series. Despite only being a few thousand euros more expensive. This latest model will move these cars further apart than ever before. Under the skin it closely resembles BMW's flagship limousine model and shares much of the same technology.
Five is the magic number for BMW. The german firms saloon has been the object of desire for senior managers.However the german car recently has been overtaken by a host of rivals such as the Mecedes E class and Jaguar. It used to feel stale, but it no longer feels like a used BMW.