Is BMW Overrated?

Which BMW series is the best?

These are the greatest BMW models of the decade.1 BMW 7-Series.2 BMW X1.

3 BMW 4-Series.

4 BMW M3 E92.

5 BMW 1-Series M Coupe.

6 BMW i8.

7 BMW Z4.

8 BMW 8-Series.

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Are BMW cars worth the money?

If you dont particularly enjoy getting in and cranking up your car, every single time you drive somewhere, even if its just 2 miles down the road to a grocery store, you may not find BMWs to be worth the money. You may however, find value in a Mercedes. But if you truly enjoy driving a car, a BMW is worth it.

Is a Mercedes better than a BMW?

In the venerable small sedan segment, the BMW 3 Series beats out the C-Class ($33,450 vs. $39,500, respectively). For midsize cars, the BMW 5 Series ($51,200) beats out the Mercedes-Benz E-Class ($52,150) on price. The luxury subcompact SUV GLA ($32,850) starts at a lower price than the BMW X1 ($33,750).

What is so good about BMW?

Commuters love their BMW cars People who spend great lengths of time each day in their cars want something that drives well but is also comfortable and smart. The reputation of the brand helps commuters make a statement when they pull up to the office, too.

Why is BMW bad?

BMWs get a bad reputation for reliability and quite unfairly. … If you want to own a BMW you’re going to have to take care of it as if it were a child. They require oil changes done at the right time, using the correct oil and not knock off brands from Walmart. If you maintain your BMW it will last forever.

Do BMWs break down a lot?

Also there is a perception that BMWs break down a lot…have owned 3 BMWs and never had a breakdown. The breakdown perspective might come from BMW fanboys who buy older BMWs (can’t afford new or newer) drive them like they stole them and are surprised when they break.

Are BMW really that unreliable?

Back in 2010, Consumer Reports Best Cars study placed BMW as one of the least reliable in most of the classes and categories. So far, so unreliable. … In J.D Power’s 2015 U.S Vehicle Dependability Study, BMW have 146 problems per 100 vehicles, putting them above average.

At what mileage do BMWs start having problems?

There are several parts that make up the BMW’s coolant system, any one of which is likely to fail once you have driven between 80,000 and 120,000 miles. Regular servicing is the best preventative measure and will save BMW owners a lot of money on repairs.

Which BMW model is most reliable?

BMW E390 3-SeriesHere is a list of the most reliable BMWs: The BMW E390 3-Series – While the non turbocharged version is not as powerful, they are the most reliable. The base model 325i which debuted in 2006 came with a six-cylinder engine having 215 hp. The E90 lineup got revamped in 2018 and the 328i replaced the 325i.