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What kind of real life performance should you expect from the 2004 BMW 530?

The numbers are starting to come in...

The speed channel recently reviewed the new 2004 BMW 5-series...

Here are the performance numbers they reported:


0-60 7.3 seconds
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Quarter mile was clocked at*15.6 sec (@92 MPH)

Not bad, but a little slower than we expected.

Their overall review of the car was positive.

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7.3? that's slower than the 2000 528i.

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Holy fuck that's slower than my car....

That thing must be a fucking banna boat (Heavier than the E39 possibly)

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why so slow? i shouldn't really speak cause the S40 takes 8 seconds

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it is loaded with german beer and hottie german waitresses
i want that then :

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What was it, an automatic or a manual? Anyhow, there are plenty of factors that would change how fast a car is. Anyhow, I thought the car was slightly lighter than the current 5 even though it's slightly bigger in overall dimension. I dig it.
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