I purchased this vehicle when it was 50k miles old.. I've since put an
additional 62k on it. Although I no longer use it as a commuter car (12k
miles per year) I still love this little rocket ship. Red, t-tops, 200hp and a
rockin stereo will always make for a great day and an envigorating
experience to anyone who drives one. Every time I take it out of the garage
it seduces me. This should be a collectors car.
Great agility, thrust, breaking, and the most pleasurable sounds come from
the turbo charger. Interior is comfortable and has worn well in this 11 year
old girl. The pleasure of my 5 series in a raw uncensored package.
Factory stereo and power antenna died horrible deaths. Repairs (timing
belt, hoses, etc.) are expensive because the engine needs to be taken out
for access - but are thankfully infrequent. Bad paint fade (red) required new
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