I looked at both back in '07 and settled on the 528it because I found one with sport and 5-speed manual. Yes, the magnum had hp but I wanted a stick as the 525it or 528it can have.
Magnum "A" pillar blocked my view as well (5' 8" here). I notice them out and about in metro DC area, still like their looks ... don't like the 20+' wheels people pimp them out with around here.
2000 528iT Sport 5M (mfg. 5/1999) ~ 1990 325iX 5M
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