2018 BMW 7 Series

June 27th, 2017 · Comments Closed · BMW

2018 BMW 7 Series luxury sedan has a full-size produced by the German automaker BMW since 1977. BMW 7 Series is the successor BMW E3 sedan “New Six” and is currently in its sixth generation. The 7 Series is BMW’s flagship car and is only available as a sedan or limousine long lasting. Culture introduces technology and exterior design issues before percolation smaller sedans in the lineup of BMW.

The first generation of the BMW 7 Series was driven by gasoline six-cylinder, and the following generations have been fed by the 6-cylinder engines, V8 and V12, naturally aspirated and turbocharged. Since 1995, diesel engines are in the range of 7 series Their main rivals in the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Audi A8, Jaguar XJ, Maserati Quattroporte and the Lexus LS.

The sixth generation of the 7 Series and on 10 June 2015 at the BMW headquarters in Munich. G12 and G11, which is the codename for the extended wheelbase model, is the first BMW passenger cars to be based on the modular platform BMW Clar architecture. As development focused strongly reduce weight and improve structural strength, the body uses a combination of polymer reinforced with carbon fiber (CFRP), high strength steel and aluminum. The suspension of the air in the two axes which are adjustable with electronic dampers.

2018 BMW 7 Series Engine

The driveline consists of a 4.4-liter V8 engine and three modular architecture of the B series of BMW, two engines 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder gasoline and diesel, and a 2.0-liter motor line for plug-in hybrid known as 740e. Initially, each engine will be available with an automatic 8-speed transmission that can be linked to the satellite navigation system.

2018 BMW 7 Series M

2018 BMW 7 Series M

The G11 is the first 2018 BMW 7 Series has a plug-in hybrid variant called 740e. This new model replaces effectively ActiveHybrid7, which evolved from a mild hybrid 750i based on a fully-based hybrid 740i 2014 post-LCI (Life) variant fake. The 740E is marketed as an IPerformance BMW car, not as a member of the BMW i sub-brand.

2018 BMW 7 Series Alpina B7 (xDrive)

In February 2016, BMW North America announced the Alpina B7 (xDrive) which has a turbo V8 4.48 liter capacity of 608 hp 800 Nm of torque. Alpina B7 is a sports version of the BMW 7 Series runs from 0 to 100 km / h in 3.7s [0-60 mph: 3.6s], (RWD model, only RHD: 0-100 km / h: 4.2S) and and a speed of 310 km / h (193 mph).

2018 BMW 7 Series xDrive M760Li

A few days later, BMW announced the M760Li xDrive with a twin-turbo V6 version of the 6.6L, the Rolls-Royce Wraith, and Dawn, with all-wheel drive, with 600bhp and 800Nm (590 lb-ft) activities torsion. As announced, hits from standstill to 100 km / h in 3.9s. But while he was at the Geneva Motor Show 2016, the numbers were changed: the same 6.6L V12 From now 610 BHP (+10 BHP), 800Nm (unchanged) and 0-100 km / h: 3.7 s (0.2s less). The maximum speed is limited to 250 km / h (155 mph), but with the optional M Driver package, the limiter at 305 km / h (189 mph). XDrive M760Li the first passenger car of all V12 having the casing of the differential gear front mounted adjacent to the motor side, along with the transfer case to the front axle capacity.

2018 BMW 7 Series 740e IPerformance

Also in February 2016, BMW announced the introduction of the model designation “IPerformance”, which will be all the plug-in hybrid vehicles BMW to July 2016. The goal is to provide a visible indicator of transmission BMW is the leading brand of BMW. The new designation will be used first in the hybrid variants plug-in that last series of the BMW 7, BMW 740e IPerformance being the first such plug-in hybrid.

The 2018 BMW 7 Series IPerformance was presented at the Geneva International Motor Show 2016, with the BMW xDrive M760Li (see above) and the BMW i8 Protonic Red Edition Special Edition. Sales 740E IPerformance is scheduled to begin in mid-2016. The 740E IPerformance train has the same pair hybrid BMW X5 xDrive40e already launched, and it has a range of 40 km (up to 37 km) 2018 BMW 7 Series xDrive version.