BMW 5-Series

2017 BMW 5-Series

Rating Summary

The 2017 BMW 5-Series is currently rated #2 out of 10 overall in its category, beaten by the 2017 Audi A6 for Luxury Midsize Cars.

It's a good car overall compared to others in the same category and beats more than half of its competition along the way.

Its Driver/Passenger Interior and MPG win versus competitors, but its Drivetrain loses against the competition.

Competitors

Which is better: BMW 5-Series or Audi A4?

The 5-Series costs $16,300.00 more than the A4. You have a chance to be the first to compare the two against each other.

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Which is better: BMW 5-Series or Alfa Romeo Giulia?

The 5-Series costs $13,205.00 more than the Giulia. You have a chance to be the first to compare the two against each other.

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Which is better: BMW 5-Series or BMW 3-Series?

The 5-Series costs $17,750.00 more than the 3-Series. You have a chance to be the first to compare the two against each other.

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Which is better: BMW 5-Series or Cadillac ATS?

The 5-Series costs $16,605.00 more than the ATS. You have a chance to be the first to compare the two against each other.

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Which is better: BMW 5-Series or Mercedes Benz E-Class?

The 5-Series costs $950.00 less than the E-Class. After a comparison of the two based on their attributes, our voters rated both as tied in a head to head match up.

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Which is better: BMW 5-Series or Audi A6?

The 5-Series costs $3,600.00 more than the A6. Based on a comparison of the attributes, people rated it is losing in a head to head match up.

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Which is better: BMW 5-Series or Lexus GS?

The 5-Series costs $4,890.00 more than the GS. After a comparison of the two based on their attributes, our voters rated it is winning in a head to head match up.

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Which is better: BMW 5-Series or Acura TLX?

The 5-Series costs $19,200.00 more than the TLX. From comparing their attributes, our survey rated both as tied in a head to head match up.

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2017 BMW 5-Series Details

Is This Car Good?
Overall Rating

Best Attribute
Driver/Passenger Interior

Worst Attribute
Drivetrain

Rating Feature Value Analysis
MSRP$51,200.00Bad with 0 stars based on 1 ratings
MPG24 city / 34 highwayGood with 5 stars based on 2 ratings
DrivetrainAWD/RWDBad with 0 stars based on 1 ratings
Horsepower248 to 445 hpGood with 5 stars based on 1 ratings
Cargo Volume18.7 cubic feet, 63.6 in the hatchbackGood with 5 stars based on 2 ratings
Seating Capacity5. Some of the most comfortable, but limited legroom in the rear.Good with 5 stars based on 1 ratings
Side ProfileSide ProfileBad with 1.5 stars based on 4 ratings
Driver/Passenger InteriorDriver/Passenger InteriorGood with 5 stars based on 1 ratings