• (4.8) 11 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $3,440–$4,092
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 19-21
  • Engine: 282-hp, 4.4-liter V-8 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 6-speed manual w/OD
1998 BMW 540

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by GrapeFanta13 from Santa Monica CA on September 19, 2017

I hate to sell it, so much fun to drive . Perfect for a college student or second family car. This is the prime example of a luxury sports car

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1998 BMW 540 Safety Ratings

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There are currently 2 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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