2001 BMW M5 (E39)

Lot: 240

Estimate (£): 8,000 - 10,000
(+buyer’s premium of 9.6% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 4.9L 2001 BMW M5 (E39) manual. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 124 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Bid on this Lot

Mean, moody and magnificent, this manual M5 is a serious motor car...

  • An original UK-supplied, RHD car looking fabulous in Le Mans Blue over black/blue leather  
  • 394bhp, 4.9-litre V8 with variable valve timing, eight throttle bodies and a free-flow exhaust
  • Post-2000 facelift car with corona ring headlights, updated rear lights and front parking sensors
  • Full BMW service history and over £12k spent at Munich Legends in the last six years
  • One of the nicest examples we have seen and will be freshly MOT'd prior to the auction
  • In period, the E39 M5 was 'The Business', and they continue to strengthen in the market
This car was consigned by Richard Greenhalgh. Please feel free to contact Richard on 07948 152921 / richard@classiccarauctions.co.uk


Lot Details

Registration: Y246 LHT RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 2001 Engine size: 4.9L
Make: BMW Odometer reading (miles): 127000
Model: M5 (E39) MOT expiry: 2021-03-01
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: WBSDE92050BJ11855

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 124 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Full sports black/blue leather, Moon/Sunroof, heated memory seats with lumbar and leg support, multi-function steering wheel, Nav/TV, BMW entertainment system, TV in rear headrests, speaker upgrade, privacy glass with rear blinds, electric rear blind 


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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Vehicle History


Last 6 years over £12k spent at Munich Legends, fully documented.  2 keys.

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history