2001 BMW 3 Series 325i Rwd 4dr Sedan (2.5L 6cyl 5M)
The BMW 325i 2001 was a great car to drive, handled the winding road up to Tahoe very well, looked good and sounded awesome. Probably the best driving experience of my life. They really designed it so the driver could hear just enough of the engine to feel like they were driving a sports car. Unfortunately it was all the little features that were crap. Both power windows had to be replaced twice (each) within a 3 year period. After about 4.5 years the electrical component that controlled the car shorted out and the car died in the middle of the highway. Once left the gas cap open and had to go to dealer to reset warning light.
Drove really great, felt awesome going around curves, the car felt liked it hugged the road. And I love the way the engine sounded.
Fix all the "other things!" Come on BMW! Power windows that stop working after 2.5 years?