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The Best BMWs of All Time

Updated September 19, 2018 3k votes 298 voters 9.5k views126 items

List RulesVehicles on this list must be top of the line BMWs.

List of the best BMWs of all time in terms of reliability, performance and looks, with photos when available. These BMW models are listed from best to worst, so the most popular BMWs are at the top of the list. Rankings of good BMW cars are best left to fans and experts, which is why this list is votable. You can click on the names of these popular BMWs to get more information about each model. In order to even be considered for this list, each vehicle must be a great BMW, and be highly reliable.

List contains cars like 2006 BMW M5 and 2008 BMW Z4 M Roadster.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best BMW ever made?" and "What are the coolest BMWs of all time?"
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    • Body Style: Sedan
    • Model: BMW 530
    • Year: 2003
    • Previous Model Year: 2002 BMW 530i
    • Next Model Year: 2004 BMW 530i BMW 3.0L 6 cylinder 225hp 214 torque
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    • Body Style: Sedan
    • Model: BMW M5
    • Year: 2008
    • Previous Model Year: 2007 BMW M5 Sedan
    • Next Model Year: 2009 BMW M5 Sedan
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  • Photo: Tylyr Lenc l LencPhoto / Flickr
    • Body Style: Sedan
    • Model: BMW 5 Series
    • Year: 1997
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    • Model: BMW M3
    • Year: 2006
    • Next Model Year: 2008 BMW M3 Coupé
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