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I autocross my 535i regularly (archive)

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Posted by Sean H on September 29, 2001 at 16:43:22:

In Reply to: I auto Crossed my 525i 5sp posted by Norm on September 29, 2001 at 16:25:44:

Can't hang with the high HP mustangs and Camaro's, but the weight of the cars are very much the same (all around 3500). The 5 just lacks the power of the others, but makes up a good portion by having a more sophisticated and better handling suspension. It's not a bad track car, it's just that smaller cars (read: E30's) tend to perform better. Then again, they aren't exactly in the same class, so it's an apples to oranges comparison.
Sean H
'92 535i

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