Best Car I've Owned
By Matthew Gilligan on
1998 BMW 5 Series 540i 4dr Sedan
My mates tell me this is an old man's
car, until I take them around the
block and they realise its a wolf in
It's an absolutely fabulous car,
smooth and exciting to drive. Feels
sturdy and safe at all speeds, and
great breaking ability. Open road
driving is magic in a 540i.
If you like smooth grunt with refined
elegance, this machine qualifies.
Acceleration and breaking power. Comfy
inside on long trips.
Stereo is a bit average, (as they seem
to be right through the beamer ranges.)
Drinks holders are average.
I'm a petrol head. Give it another 20%
under the hood and it will be even