9 Years agoNews
|Long Term Update 1: 2010 BMW 535i GT|
|When styling comparisons are made between a vehicle and the Pontiac Aztek, that's trouble. Executive editor Edward Loh fantasized that, if the Aztek had survived for two more generations, the third-gen might have looked like the 535i GT. He also found that the GT was easy to drive, but lacking some of the traditional BMW tightness, rigidity, and steering feel.|
"At least it drives well, right? Well, not so much. Prodding the chassis dynamic button to Sport+ doesn't do much to improve things, either. In fact, it appears to add a bit of graininess to the driving character-a raspier engine note and heavier steering, which conspire to make the car feel, well, crotchety." On the plus side, the sound...