Happy birthday for BMW 528i sedan as it turns 30 and to celebrate the special occasion, the Bavarian automaker offers limited edition to the Japanese market dubbed as “BMW 528i 30th Anniversary Edition”. The limited edition for the 528i only available for 200 units.
The idea of making limited edition of the BMW 528i is the Bavarian company wants to make it as collector’s antique. Now, why bother creating old-school sedan where the customers are living the modern life style?
The cycle of trend both in fashion and on the automotive world share the same platform: back to basic or back to old-school stuffs. As for the BMW 528i with the 30th Anniversary Edition is giving the customers a nostalgic feeling. In order to do that, the limited 528i sedan prefers to be powered by the 3.0L straight V6 engine instead of the new 2.0L turbocharged powerplant.
Since the BMW 528i 30th Anniversary Edition sedan is being marketed in Japan, the 200 units of sedan will be getting Japan M Sport package. The unique package consists of front and rear bumpers, side skirts and huge alloy wheels, and of course, the BMW Individual aluminum window line trim. The color coat selection for the 528i is Deep Sea Blue Metallic as the interior covered in Veneto Beige Dakota leather.
Price tag for the limited BMW 528i 30th Anniversary Edition sets at ¥7,890,000 or around $103,400. You what you can get for that amount of money? A brand new BMW 6-Series Convertible powered with V8.