• (3.9) 9 reviews
  • MSRP: $4,719$12,083
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 23-25
  • Engine: 215-hp, 3.0-liter I-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2007 BMW 525

Our Take on the 2007 BMW 525

Our Take

BMW launched a slightly larger fifth-generation 5 Series midsize sedan for 2004. Trunk capacity and backseat space increased. A new weight-saving, all-aluminum front-end structure was used.Three 5 Series models are available. The 525 is equipped with a 215-horsepower, 3.0-liter inline-six-cylinde... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Complex iDrive controls
  • Somewhat controversial styling
  • Wet-weather traction with RWD
  • Seat comfort, especially in back

Notable Features

  • 215-hp inline-six-cylinder
  • RWD or AWD
  • iDrive control system
  • Luxury amenities
  • Distinctive appearance

Reviews

Consumer Reviews

3.9

Average based on 9 reviews

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Exciting Car To Drive

by Sold on BMW from SC on June 25, 2010

I traded in my Lexus ES to go to the 525i. I loved my Lexus but I have to say that the BMW is definately a lot more fun to drive. This car handles great and I love the power that it has. My 525 came e... Read Full Review

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Recalls

There are currently 2 recalls for this car.


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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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