2005 BMW 545

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Available Price Range $5,191-$13,343 Trims1 Combined MPG 21 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2005 BMW 545

Our Take

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

4.5 out of 5

Based on 12 reviews


by Jeff from N. Virginia on May 24, 2011

This is my first BMW and will not be the last. It does have a few miles on it but it performs great. Don't put off buying one. I owned over 25 cars all makes and models and this by far is the most fun... Read Full Review

1 Trim Available

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Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


Great news! There are currently no known recalls on 2005 BMW 545.

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