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Pros: Y Spoke Wheels / Overall clean look
Cons: Firm ride
Advice: You want to play...You have to pay! it anit cheapFrom a 1996 Ford Tauras, to a 2003 X.5 3.0 (added on the 4.4 y spoke wheels seperately, $2,400). Quick and Classiy! Blends nicely into the North Scottsdale, all that, crowd...
Pros: auto-standard transmission
Cons: ugly standard wheels
Advice: get the sport package (much nicer wheels) for 3.0 or 4.4 modelsWent from a 540i with 4.4 litre 6-speed manual to an X5 with a 3.0 6 cylinder automatic and missed the extra giddy-up at first, but now find 3.0 sufficient and am saving untold $$ on speeding tickets. Rides and accelerates beautifully for a 'truck.'
Pros: seat memory
Cons: not enough add on accessories
Advice: more accessories for all the modelsis a wonderful vehicle to drive
Pros: 4 wheel drive
Cons: water leaks in when in rains .....
Advice: this is not your typical SUV .... it is really sportyVery solid and safe feeling in the car . Great visibility , superb road handling through the 4 WD and great road grip in all conditions . Accelerates well ....takes some effort in starting from a stop but picks up fast . Phenomenal German engineering inside in the little engineering feats .....great telephone and music capabilities .