The 4.4i X5 is the ultimate commuter
SAV for the 21st century. Its
tremendous acceleration and tight
handling makes it one of the best
performing SUVs. It tops the Mercedes
ML class easily. The X5 can get out of
ANY situation in the snow, from 2
inches to 3 feet, it is almost
impossible to get this car stuck. The
allwheel drive system is wonderful and
makes the car stick to the road and
travel deeper into corners than you
thought possible for such a heavy car.
If you don't mind spending the money,
the X5 has the best combination of
comfort, with a perfect seating
position, and style, with sleak
bodylines from every angle.
The soft orange mood light that subtly
illuminates the dash during night-time
drives is key. Supreme feedback that
lets you place the car without losing
the ability to throw out the rear gives
you the balance in luxury comfort and
No company can make a flawless
vehicle. I encountered faulty gas tank
sensors and a alternator that went
caput after the first 500 miles.
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