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      12-27-2011, 03:53 PM   #1
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When will the facelift of the 5 series be released ?

I ask this because I plan to purchase the car with cash, and like any investment I want to get the best value out of it.
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      12-27-2011, 09:58 PM   #2
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The car is on a 6-7 year cycle and is in the second year of production, so the 2014 model year is most likely when it gets a mid cycle refresh.
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Generally, BMWs have 7 year cycles and the facelift/LCI is introduced in the 5th year. The F10 was rolled-out in the US as a MY2011, so best guess for the facelift would be MY2015. If it follows past practice, the MY2015 will be out in the US in either the spring or fall of 2014.
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      12-28-2011, 10:45 AM   #4
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Quote:
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I ask this because I plan to purchase the car with cash, and like any investment I want to get the best value out of it.
That's a major mistake, thinking of your car as an "investment". Your car is an "expense".
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Thanks for the clarification, I appreciate it
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