Posts Tagged: E34

Remembering the BMW E34.

My father owned this 1995 BMW 530i for more than 16 years before selling it in December, 2011.

The 530i had a very unique 3.0L V8, mated to a very slow-witted 4-speed auto. It also had incredible steering, comfortable ride, and seemed to shrink around you. This was the first car I ever drove (I think I was 14), and I remember spending way too long with a tiny brush trying to clean the the deep mesh spokes of the 15″ wheels.  Continue reading…

BMW E34 Touring on my block

There’s a lot of words I never, ever use when I’m saying something is cool. “Sick,” “wicked,” “bad” all fall into that category. Usually. Somehow they sorta fit with this car.  Continue reading…