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2007 BMW M5

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Information shown for entry-level Sedan.

Fuel Economy:
City 11/Hwy 17/Comb 13 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Engine: V10, 5.0 Liter Transmission: Manual, 6-Spd
Country of Origin: Germany Country of Assembly: Germany

2007 BMW M5 Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
9.3
Out of 10

Based on 45 Ratings for the 2006 - 2010 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    9.2/10
    Quality
    9.5/10
  • Reliability
    9.3/10
    Performance
    9.8/10
  • Comfort
    9.4/10
    Styling
    9.6/10

V10 power,handles on rails,amazing build quality

By on Tuesday, December 10, 2013

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 36,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "V10 engine power/noise, SMG shift speed and feel."

Cons: "MPG is around 11"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Car has been rock solid! No issues at all since i bought the car. The V10 performance, amazing/exotic noise is one of the best in the world, and the hard push in your seat and chest, pull of that motor is amazing. M cars are built with quality, as i can attest to my ownership. Build quality is precise and reliable. Handling of the car is exactly what it was made for, the world famous Nurburgring track in Germany, this car handles on rails! The steering is accurate, communicative and confidence inspiring. The suspension is adjustable to a soft mode, sport and race. The soft mode is perfect for driving on rough roads and having loved ones inside the car for a gentle ride. The SMG tranny is so much fun and interactive! The shift speed is amazingly fast in S6 mode, and no other car comes close to the feel and power shift of this tranny! So much fun and soul to it. If your a manual driver you will adapt to the tranny easily, auto only drivers might get some getting use to. Its a 4 door supercar."

16 people out of 20 found this review helpful

If you want a rocket that can carry 5 people

By on Friday, November 01, 2013

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 27,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
8/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
8/10

Pros: "power, handling, fun factor"

Cons: "expensive to fix."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

"The car is the most fun I have ever had behind the wheel. Power is amazing, handling is phenomenal and it is a true driving experience. It is almost impossible not to hit 100 MPH when getting on the highway."

Own a 2010 and had a 2006 so u know I like it!

By on Wednesday, September 18, 2013

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 27,100

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
5/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "no soccer Mom Bimmer. get a 535i for that."

Cons: "wheres the filling station? Got tires?"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Yep, gotta agree with most of the reviewers. This beast is overall the best performing 4 door sedan ever... well there is that pesky Porsche Panamera Turbo to contend with. but that aside it is the best performing, naturally aspirated sedan I've ever driven. I drive an incredibly twisty, windy, extremely tricky mountain road that has very few straights and I do it in this car at mind boggling speeds. it's very predictable and you always know where it is in an extreme turn. If it steps out (Nanny's off), no problem, correct a bit and keep our foot in it! I love my M. It does require a few tweaks beside just hitting the M button to get it to really growl. Turn off the nanny's, notch the SMG up one more and step in it. It'll blow your mind how hard it hits the gears. My 2010 has a much better software package and other refinements that makes it a better car than my 2006. BTW, there's been a 2012 GT-R next to it and now a 2002 911 Cab so it's been up against some stiff competition. The GT-R was way faster accelerating (if you can believe it... AND DO) and the 911 is freaky light handling and a 6 speed fun to the bone manual car. And I have to say overall my E60 M5 is my all time favorite car for too many reasons to list. BOOM!"

7 people out of 7 found this review helpful

OVERALL, BEST PERFORMANCE CAR EVER!!!!!!!

By on Monday, August 05, 2013

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 61,000

10 4.0
overall rating 4 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
4/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
7/10

Pros: "WONDERFUL AND FUN CAR, I LOVE THE SPEED/HANDLING"

Cons: "VANOS ISSUES TOO MUCH FOR MRS. M5."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 5

"I have had my 2008 BEAST for two years and was loving every second of it. However, over the past three months its been in the shop for some crazy expensive VANOS issues. After some really hard consideration I've decided to trade her in for either the 550GT or x6. Giving a low overall rating, due to the VANOS ($2,800 ea)issues and the costly parts to put her back together. PLEASE, GET AN EXTENDED WARRENTY!!!!"

6 people out of 7 found this review helpful

Amazing Drive!

By on Saturday, November 10, 2012

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 61,500

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Power, braking, apperance."

Cons: "MPG. haha"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"I love driving this car. It does not matter if I am driving on the highway, around town, or in the mountains, this car does it all."

6 people out of 8 found this review helpful

Couldn't be a better ride out there!

By on Wednesday, September 05, 2012

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 40,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Every aspect of it is really perfect"

Cons: "SMG works best in either manual shift mode"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Love everything about the car. Bought it used with 2007 with 23k. There are NOT enough superlatives. My wife asked how she will ever be satisfied with any other car now. Terrible rear tire wear (3k miles per pair) until they got the rear alignment specs corrected and now going on 6k and expect >10k easily. Oil consumption is part of the design and reasonable as confirmed on the M5 Board. We do avoid winter salt with it. Can't imagine a better ride on the planet after 2 terrific years. It IS the ultimate driving machine."

5 people out of 6 found this review helpful

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