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Old 05-30-2017, 04:10 AM
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Originally Posted by mr_mbuna View Post
All good feedback. Thanks guys! I would be trailering from SF to local ramp (5 minutes) or California Delta (1 hour) or Monterey Bay (2 hours) or Lake Tahoe (3 hours). The added consideration is most of these trips involve hill or mountain passes.
As was said (and IMHO), it's more trying to be a sports car than a truck. I'd be inclined to go with more truck (1/2 ton) than the X5. I think you'd be fine on the pulling side, but I guess I wouldn't want that much boat pushing me around on the downhills.....but again, this is my "seat of the pants" opinion.

Did ou ask on any of the BMW websites?