Black 2002 Lexus IS300 sedan
Sedans & Coupes

The Original Lexus IS300: A Supra-Engined Reliable BMW

With the launch of the LS400, Lexus showed how serious Toyota was about competing with the luxury German brands. But it wasn’t enough just to rival them in comfort and reliability. The Japanese carmaker wanted something to rival BMW’s famed 3-Series. The result was the first-gen Lexus IS300, a sports sedan with the heart of …

2006 BMW E90 330i
Cars

Which Used BMW Is the Most Reliable?

Although BMW makes some extremely desirable vehicles, they haven’t always lived up to the German automaker’s reputation. Particularly when it comes to used reliability; the E60 M5, for instance, suffered engine failures described by owners as “catastrophic.” And even well-loved enthusiast choices like the E46 M3 are known for particularly-high running costs. However, it’s still …