BMW 5-Series

2017 BMW 5-Series

Rating Summary

The 2017 BMW 5-Series is currently rated #3 out of 10 overall in its category, beaten by the 2017 Acura TLX 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 MPG and Horsepower 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. From comparing their attributes, our survey rated it is winning in a head to head match up.

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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. Based on a comparison of the attributes, people 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. After a comparison of the two based on their attributes, our voters 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 it is losing in a head to head match up.

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2017 BMW 5-Series Details

Is This Car Good?
Overall Rating

Best Attribute
MPG

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 3 ratings
DrivetrainAWD/RWDBad with 0 stars based on 2 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 3 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 InteriorAverage with 2.5 stars based on 2 ratings