• (4.8) 8 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,762$10,702
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 25
  • Engine: 225-hp, 3.0-liter I-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 6-speed auto-shift manual w/OD and auto-manual
2005 BMW 530

Our Take on the 2005 BMW 530

What We Don't Like

  • Wet-weather traction with RWD
  • Seat comfort, especially in the rear
  • Complex iDrive operation
  • Electronic turn-signal control

Notable Features

  • Manual, automatic or sequential manual
  • Available Active Steering
  • iDrive control system
  • Up to eight airbags

2005 BMW 530 Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 8 reviews

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Much more reliable car than expected

by BMWFan from on May 12, 2017

When people wants to buy BMW, the worry is it will have lots of problem and costly to maintain. I owned this 2005 BMW 530i since 2011 and have not had any issue with the car. The car is very reliabl... Read Full Review

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