Buying The Best Used BMWs for Speed & Reliability
German manufacturer BMW is a brand that you cannot go wrong with. They are known for their exceptional build-quality and luxury design, which also means that their automobiles make excellent second-hand cars too (this can also make them much more affordable). Here are the best used BMW vehicles to keep your eyes peeled if you are looking for something with plenty of speed but is also highly reliable, with places like Imperial Cars being the best place to look.
BMW Z4 (2009 – present)
This head-turning roadster competes with the likes of the Porsche Boxster and Mercedes-Benz SLK, but it is a terrific option for those looking a fun car with a great interior and sharp looks. It also has a folding hard-top roof that makes it more versatile than the competition. As with all BMW vehicles, it will not let you down thanks to its fantastic build quality. Unsurprisingly, it will appeal to those with a need for speed with a 0-62 time of 5.2 seconds and top speeds of 152 mph.
BMW 3 Series (2005 – 2014)
The fourth-generation of the highly desirable 3 Series ticks all of the boxes that you could need from a mid-size automobile and it is one of the more trustworthy cars available. There is also a huge range of engines available, so you should easily be able to find one that meets your needs and level of performance.
BMW 5 Series (2003 – 2011)
The fifth-generation of the 5 Series remains a common sight on the roads which is a testament to its great reliability. It also delivers a fantastic performance with razor-sharp handling and a number of powerful engines providing great speed and a roaring sound.
BMW 3 Series (1998 – 2005)
It is still difficult to look past this superb version of the 3 Series 20 years on. It is one of the most trustworthy cars ever made which is part of the reason why they are still so common, but it also perfectly combines performance with luxury for a terrific owner experience. The interiors classy and upmarket, but it also has a sporty and very agile performance which will appeal to those with a need for speed too.
BMW is famed for making some of the most desirable luxury cars available, but they are also a brand known for their superb reliability and blistering performance. This is particularly true in the car of the above cars, all of which are a great purchase in the used car market.