• (4.3) 14 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,658–$11,626
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 21
  • Engine: 325-hp, 4.4-liter V-8 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 6-speed auto-shift manual w/OD and auto-manual
2005 BMW 545

Our Take on the Latest Model 2005 BMW 545

What We Don't Like

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

Notable Features

  • 4.4-liter V-8
  • RWD layout
  • iDrive control system
  • Luxury amenities
  • Distinctive appearance

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 14 reviews

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Great all around car.

by Shamrock313 from Troy, MI on October 4, 2017

This was a very well-rounded vehicle for me, ahead of it's time in terms of design, performance capabilities, and creature comforts. Though I wouldn't buy another one solely due to reliability issues ... Read Full Review

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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