The E39 BMW 5 Series is largely considered the best 5 Series ever made, a claim that we make ourselves. It is the last mechanical-feeling 5 Series and, in our opinion, is the pinnacle of the model. The Telegraph goes on to claim that its the best car ever made.
Why BMW E39 is the best?
Not only was it more “captivating to drive” than the Saab 9000 and Mercedes E-Class thanks to its “enticing chassis”, but it was also the quickest car of the group, the most comfortable and featured the highest quality interior. Id go so far to say that it represents a high point in BMW interior design.
Is the BMW E39 a classic?
We all recognize the E39 as a classic BMW. Its looks, its performance, the way it drives…it has all of the hallmarks of a modern classic. Recently, BMW made the E39s status official by relocating the E39 chassis from the Current parts catalog to the Classic or Heritage catalog.
Is the E34 reliable?
Yes, very reliable.
What is an E34 BMW?
The BMW E34 is the third generation of the BMW 5 Series, which was produced from November 2, 1987 until 1996. Initially launched as a sedan in January 1988, the E34 also saw a Touring station wagon (estate) body style added in September 1992, a first for the 5 Series.