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Old 07-18-2011, 06:35 PM
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M5 in the snow?

Was looking at a 535xi but see that m5s depreciate alot. Enough to make them relatively affordable. But I live in the northeast with bad winters. How are the m5s with nice winter tires? My charger is horrible in the snow. Dangerous even!
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Old 07-21-2011, 01:28 PM
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Well, it is'nt that bad at all. Once youre tires are right you are as good as it gets with 500bph.

Still a 4x4 is much better in the end in the snow but hey, that one hasn't got the V10 !
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Old 10-15-2011, 10:58 AM
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Similar situation, considering m5 versus 11 535xi. I am thinking with snow tires it will be absolutelly fine.
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Old 03-07-2013, 11:23 PM
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I like the 4x4 reply. I dont think many m5s are driving in the snow .Im sure they can ,but why would you risk it.
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