The 3rd generation BMW 5 Series brought a lot of interesting premiers. For the first time all-wheel drive was available in a 5 Series. Moreover besides the sedan body style, the range expanded into the “Touring” wagon. Let’s have a look behind the scenes of the development of BMWs 3rd Generation BMW 5 Series.
The third generation BMW 5 Series (E34) is still a popular car well known for its robustness. So we asked a BMW Classic expert: What is important to look after, when buying such a car?
Our challenge: participating in the Allgäu-Orient Rallye 2017, to drive 6.000 kilometers (3.730 miles) in a BMW 5 Series E34 - and reach the destination.
In this clip, we accompany the participants of the rallye purchasing a BMW 5 Series Touring and then preparing it in the BMW Classic garage. The experts will explain how to do little repairs and what spare-parts they should have. Will they drive the 6.000 kilometers (3.730 miles) without problems?