Over the past few weeks, I have test
driven them all...from the MB S class
to the Lexus and finally the BMW.
Performance and handling wise, the BMW
is unsurpassed. The Mercedes is a
little more luxurious, but it
felt "heavy" while the BMW just
responded to whatever you asked it to
do. The 740il delivers performance
while bathing the owner with luxury. I
agree with most that the nav. system
could be improved upon...and they did
it with the 2002 5 & 7 series. BMW is
on top of their game and should be on
top of your list as well. This is my
2nd BMW and will not be my last! Do
yourself a favor...get one too!
The look and "the lines" of the car.
The sound system is solid.
The nav. system takes some getting used
to, but it is reliable and handy.
Storage space in the console (done with
Relocate cupholders to the center