Whenever there is a reference of a luxury car, the German automaker BMW always gets a mention with its wide and successful range of luxury cars. Added to this range is the company's another sole successor christened as BMW 7 Series. The car is a sedan which was first introduced by the German luxury car specialist in the year 1977 into the autoworld with an expectation to fetch its business in a special segment of buyers who desire to own a royal and classy sedan with a BMW logo imprinted on it. The car faced its fifth facelift in 2008 and was the first 7 Series with a 8-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive and it received a new second generation iDrive touchpad in 2014. The car is poured with some futuristic technologies that allow that further adds to the irresistible charm the car cherishes.
Engine, mileage and variants
The German giant surely respects your individuality by allowing you to extend the preciseness of your choice owing to the long list of 18 variants to choose from. The most furious 760i and 760Li variants are powered by the perfectly-engineered V12 5972cc (6-litre) engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology, which employs the turbocharging benefits and squeezes out every unit of energy from oil to generate a maximum power output of 544hp at 5250 rpm and a maximum torque of 750Nm at 1500-5000 rpm. The car owing to its well-cultivated engine and silky smooth 8-speed automatic transmission pushes you back in your seats with an acceleration value for which the car achieves a speed of 100km/h from naught in just 4.6 seconds. With these mighty power and torque heights the car promises you a fairly decent fuel economy of 12.8 litres/100km.
The dignified aesthetics the gracious car displays is a result of the dedicated craftsmanship from its honourable exterior designers. From unbound functionality to a jaw-dropping fascination the car flaunts its grace correctly with its striking front face. This confident front look of the car is a conduct of the attributes like the kidney-shaped unique radiator grille, dazzling Adaptive LED headlights, well-contoured and wide air inlets, expressive chrome accents on the front apron and the imposing BMW logo. The car displays a sporty rear design with stylish rear lamp assembly and two chromed exhaust outlets that further emphasize the sportiness of the sedan. The particularly wide and elongated look of the sedan is crafted upon the precise dimensions reading, 5219mm x 1902mm x 1481mm (L x W x H) and a long wheelbase of 3070mm that further incorporates a sense of stability.
Crafted to amaze, the interior designers of a BMW car never leaves a chance to flaunt their solemnly unmatched creativeness with their dedicated hardwork in the cabins of the car. The artistically crafted driver's cabin is configured to display a pure sense of ergonomics with features like an illuminated and intuitively designed multifunctional instrument cluster, the 10.2-inch colour display compatible with BMW's Navigation System professional and the BMW head up display. Just heed in the cabins of the sedan and feel the ultra-perceptible sense of luxury with the ultra-comfortable leather seats with front and rear armrests, Bang and Olufsen sound system, separately controllable 9.2-inch monitors for rear passengers, excellent dual-zone air conditioning system and the convenient BMW Navigation system Professional. These interiors doesn't miss on comfortable head and leg movements and also offers a large cargo space of 510 litres.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous
The car always keeps a caring hand of trust on the heads of the honourable occupants with a cozy envelop of safety features. These handling assistance employed in the car comprises of DSC (Dynamic stability control), DTC (Dynamic traction control) and ASR (Active Roll Stabilization). The car is equipped with crash sensors that disconnects the engine electrical inputs from battery and automatically unlock doors in times of crash. The driving assistance encased to the car consists of active blind spot assist system and lane departure warning system with Collision Mitigation. The car is also equipped with night vision with dynamic light spot, dazzle free high beam assistance, front, side and curtain airbags and head-up display system. The efficient braking system equipped to the car consists of four-wheel disc brakes assisted with Anti-lock Braking System and Electronic Brake-force Distribution.
From stealing fascinating glances, displaying incomparable performances, pouring captivating luxury to achieving new limits the BMW 7 Series could make it all feel so perceptible, unless you don't mind its high maintenance costs.