My first BMW was an E39 530i. I loved that car, but it went away to the ex and I purchased an E46 325i and later M3.
Never even thought of getting a 5 Series again after that. And the new 3er has pretty good cargo space and is nicely outfitted.
F30 Sapphire Black 335i 6MT|2PE|4AB|LCSW|ZDH|ZMM|ZPP|ZCW|ZDA|ZDB|ZTP|5AC|4 15|688|
Previously - F30 335i, E46 M3, E39 530i, E46 325i