|2016 BMW 7-Series|
For 2016 BMW has entirely revamped the 7-series range by blending comfort, style, dynamic ability and cutting edge technology in equal measure to create a must have luxury saloon. The car has also lost some weight, thanks to the use ofcarbon-fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP). Complementing the light but rigid architecture is a host of the latest six-cylinder petrol and diesel engines.
|First generation BMW 7-Series launched in 1978|
|L-Shaped rear LED lights|
The double swage line extends into the upper contour of the body and the light strips of the rear lights. All the light sources for the tail lights feature LED technology, with both L-shaped light units connected by a chrome bar that extends the full width of the rear end.The 2016 BMW 7-Series rides on standard 18- or 19-inch light allow wheels.
|Aggressive and head-turning front design|
|One of the 6-cylinder engines on offer|
|Side mirrors with integrated 360 degree camera|
Under the bonnet of the 740e is a 2.0-litre engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology and an electric drive unit integrated into the eight-speed Steptronic transmission. Combined output for the electric drive and 2.0-litre engine is 240kW (326 hp). Torque is pegged at 400 Nm. Fuel consumption for the 740e is rated at 2-litres per 100 kilometers. The 740e can also be driven for 40 kilometers on electric charge alone.
|Visible hallmark BMW design attributes|
|BMW Display Key|
|Offering the best in BMW luxury|
The various gestures serve, for instance, to adjust the audio volume, control the 3D view display and accept or reject incoming phone calls. The standard multifunctional instrument display with a 12.3-inch display area alters the graphics andcolour scheme used for the cockpit gauges to match the mode selected with the Driving Performance Control switch.
|BMW 7-Series self park feature|
|Control with hand gestures|
For a completely unobstructed view to the front, the head restraint can be folded down as well. An electrically operated fold-out footrest can also be found on the back of the front passenger seat. The rear-seat entertainment system screen can be electrically adjusted to the ideal viewing angle for the rear passenger’s current seat position. A removable tablet with a screen diagonal of 7 inches, which can be used from any seat and even outside the vehicle.
|Striking, luxurious, advanced and stylish|