2010 2011 BMW 5 Series Forum F10
BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
 

2010 2011 BMW 5 Series Forum F10 BMW 5-Series (F10) Forums General 5-Series Sedan and Wagon (F10 / F11) Forum New E-Class vs New 5 Series
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-15-2009, 06:29 AM   #67
Paul C
New Member
2
Rep
11
Posts

 
Drives: Mini Cooper D
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: United Kingdom

iTrader: (0)

The new 5 makes the E-Class look like a box....!!!!!
Appreciate 0
      12-18-2009, 02:07 AM   #68
eysy2323
Registered
0
Rep
1
Posts

 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Malaysia

iTrader: (0)

I wonder if the F10 still uses the run flat tyres? I really dislike the harsh ride from them.
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2013, 09:08 PM   #69
run2yoo
07 M5 SMG - Retired
run2yoo's Avatar
United_States
1
Rep
24
Posts

 
Drives: 2013 535i M Sport Black
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Downtown Los Angeles

iTrader: (0)

535 is much much better

e350 is ugly
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2013, 09:13 PM   #70
Russkey
Lieutenant
Russkey's Avatar
United_States
5
Rep
478
Posts

 
Drives: '12 BMW AW 550xi
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Colorado

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2012 550xi  [5.00]
I prefer 5 series with M Sport package over E series.
__________________
'12 AW 550xi / Dinan S2 / Eisenmann Race / MORR VS8.2 / ACS Springs / CF Goodies
Appreciate 0
      01-08-2013, 12:59 AM   #71
COBodom
Private
COBodom's Avatar
1
Rep
88
Posts

 
Drives: 2012 528xi
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: US

iTrader: (0)

Looks like the upcoming, refreshed AMG beast might be able to eat the F10 M5 for breakfast. That sucks !

http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/...st-ride-review
Appreciate 0
      01-08-2013, 06:56 AM   #72
Monte_
Registered
0
Rep
3
Posts

 
Drives: ..
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: ..

iTrader: (0)

Personally prefer the look of bmw
Appreciate 0
      01-08-2013, 01:04 PM   #73
BigKutta
Lieutenant
BigKutta's Avatar
11
Rep
543
Posts

 
Drives: 2012 528i
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Washington DC

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2012 528i  [0.00]
2012 BMW 528i  [0.00]
The Eternal battle? Never for me. My dad, mother-in-law, other older relatives drive the E, I drive the BMW. Different driving dynamics, comfort level, enjoyment etc. I have driven my dad's E and it is so numb, which works very well for some people. If you enjoy driving, go for the BMW without a second thought
Appreciate 0
      01-09-2013, 10:20 PM   #74
ToyotaBMW
Lieutenant
4
Rep
419
Posts

 
Drives: Whitetintedwindows
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Canada

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by UltimateBMW View Post
While clearly not the case, for some reason it felt like I was looking at a 3 series variant vs. the E.
While the 5 looks better than the 3er because it looks more balanced due to the longer wheelbase, the 5er now is hard to distinguish from behind and side profile from the 3er.
Appreciate 0
      01-09-2013, 11:45 PM   #75
ryan970
Major
ryan970's Avatar
Hong Kong
44
Rep
1,301
Posts

 
Drives: Tiag 328i,DGM F10 550
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Colorado

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by NSFW 335i View Post
from the front the MB does look better... but from everywhere else BMW wins
not if the f10 had m sport.
__________________
08 TIAG 328i
13 DGM 550 x drive
Appreciate 0
      01-09-2013, 11:49 PM   #76
ryan970
Major
ryan970's Avatar
Hong Kong
44
Rep
1,301
Posts

 
Drives: Tiag 328i,DGM F10 550
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Colorado

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by COBodom View Post
Looks like the upcoming, refreshed AMG beast might be able to eat the F10 M5 for breakfast. That sucks !

http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/...st-ride-review
Doesnt the m5 have more power and weighs less?
__________________
08 TIAG 328i
13 DGM 550 x drive
Appreciate 0
      01-10-2013, 01:05 AM   #77
smashhell
Lieutenant
United_States
9
Rep
489
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 535i
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Los Angeles, CA

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by ryan970
Quote:
Originally Posted by COBodom View Post
Looks like the upcoming, refreshed AMG beast might be able to eat the F10 M5 for breakfast. That sucks !

http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/...st-ride-review
Doesnt the m5 have more power and weighs less?
Old thread is old.

Anyway he is talking about 0-60, the new E63 will launch faster cause of AWD. The higher HP will come into play after 100mph where the M5 will eat the E63.
__________________
2011 535i Alpine White, Oyster on black interior, Premium 1 & 2 Package, Magnaflow Full Cat-Back Exhaust, JB4 Stage 2
Appreciate 0
      05-05-2013, 12:25 PM   #78
mathlete9
New Member
0
Rep
11
Posts

 
Drives: 2013 F10
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: NY

iTrader: (0)

I test drove a E class last week. The interior looks terrible! Who puts a huge analog clock next to the speedometer?
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:02 PM.




5post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST