For a first year production the X5 has
proven to be a top performer. The X5
includes all of the BMW
characteristics as the other models.
We have experienced only minor
problems, e.g. key remote control of
outside mirrors is not consistent and
is a problem BMW knows about. The
console became difficult to open and
The tailgate has been criticized
because it has a top and bottom that
open independently. However, when you
open the top part of the door
everything stays in place rather than
rolling out and down the hill, thanks
to the bottom part of the rear door.
Performance is awesome! It handles in
curves like any other BMW and is a
Sound system, memory seating that
controls the mirrors, seats, steering
wheel is great when more than one
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