VIRTUOZITY TESTS THE ALL-NEW BMW 5 SERIES IN PORTUGAL AND DISCOVERS THAT ALL IS WELL IN THE LUXURY CAR MARKET
work well, others need more work, but you really can now just latch onto the car in front and do very little to get from A to B. Just hope the guy in front hasn’t just robbed a bank or fancies a Thelma and Louise ending.
Most of the steps forward are underneath, hidden from the casual glance of passers-by. The chassis, for example, is excellent, with Audi levels of grip, especially if you opt for the xdrive option. The side scuttle in fast bends that previous cars suffered from seems to have been cured and the car feels like it has the legs to live up to BMW’S old claim to being the ‘driver’s choice’.