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BMW 5-series Touring (2010-2017) review

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Key features
  • Large estate
  • Used only
  • Petrol/Diesel
Reviewed

BMW pioneered the 'lifestyle' estate with its Touring models, which place design and driving dynamics above outright carrying capacity. The fourth-generation 5 Series Touring was launched in 2010 and is the biggest yet, but can it beat talented rivals from Mercedes-Benz and Audi? Find out in our full review.

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  • What's it like to drive?
  • How reliable is it?
  • How comfortable and spacious is it?
  • How economical is it to run?
  • How safe is it?
  • Is there anything I should look out for?
  • Should I buy it?
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We have tested 663 new and used cars and found that there are 47 Don't Buys and 117 Best Buys.
Range of New and used car scores
  1. 3%
    Lowest score
  2. 63%
    Average score
  3. 84%
    Highest score
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