I love driving the X5. I've actually
had 2 of them and highly recommend
paying up for the 4.4. I had major
electrical problems with my first X5
that the dealership couldn't fix. The
second one (4.4) has been perfect. The
X5 has been recalled more than most
Engine, solid feel, drives like a
European sedan, great stereo, looks
Just an awesome driving and ownership
experience (first 4 years of
maintenance are included!). The ride is
amazing as is the zippy acceleration.
The interior is what you would expect
from a first class manufacturer.
Excellent styling and craftsmanship.
Just a joy to drive.
Power, handling, smoothness, the very
Could use a little more room in the
back and better gas milage (at the time
of this review SF Bay Area premium gas
is $2.45/gal, and you must use premium
gas in the X5)
Nonetheless, I highly recommend the
4.4i version of the X5.
The first thing I noticed about
driving this vehicle is how safe and
secure you feel. One needs to set the
cruise control during hiway driving to
keep it under 90 miles per hour without
realizing it! I like everything about