As a car enthusiast, you will probably agree that the 1990s to early 2000s was one of the best periods for carmakers. While there are a few exceptions to that statement, CarWow has gathered two of the most iconic representatives of that period. Representing the German camp is the BMW M5 E39, and in the Japanese corner is the Nissan Skyline GT-R R34. Both performance vehicles came out at roughly the same time and represent the pinnacle of their respective manufacturer’s engineering. Naturally, we want to know which comes out on top.