There have been plenty of successful models in the 5-series BMW cars, amongst which, E12 and E28 happen to be the most noticeable ones.
As far as the model E12 in the BMW 5 Series is concerned, the model was launched in the year 1972 and produced up to the year 1981. The vehicle was built based on the FR layout with the body style of 4-door sedan. The E12 was designed based on the BMW E12 platform.
The vehicle was offered with different types of engines namely, 1.8 liter M118 I4, 2.0 liter M17 I4 that produced 86 kilo watts, 1.8 liter M42 I4, 2.0 liter M64 I4 that produced 93 kilo watts, 18 liters M10B18 I4, I6 in 3.0 liter variant that produced 131 kilo watts, and the 3.5 liter that produced 163 kilo watts of power.
The E28 model in the 5 Series was released in the year 1982 and continued its production up to 1988. The vehicle was built based on the BMW E28 platform with the body style of 4-door sedan. The vehicle offered three types of engines namely, 2.7 liter I6 that produces 95 kilo watts of power, 3.4 liter I6 engine that produces 136 kilo watts of power and the 3.5 liter I6 engine that produces 191 kilo watts of power.
It provided both the 4-speed automatic and the 5-speed manual transmissions options. The model engine 3.2 liter I6 M30B33 that produces 136 kilo watts of energy was designed specifically for the fuel efficiency. Now, the latest 5 series BMW cars are all about class, style, comfort and above all sheer luxury!
Looking at the amazing pictures of BMW 5 series cars, you’ll realize that they form a league of their own, and the money that you pay is definitely worth these classy cars.