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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 740i RWD
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 740i 17 25 $65,000 $70,650
4-Door Sedan RWD 750i 15 22 $75,900 $82,500
4-Door Sedan AWD 750i xDrive 14 20 $78,660 $85,500
4-Door Sedan RWD 750i ActiveHybrid 17 24 $89,240 $97,000
4-Door Sedan RWD 740Li 17 25 $69,045 $75,050
4-Door Sedan RWD 750Li 14 22 $79,490 $86,400
4-Door Sedan AWD 750Li xDrive 14 20 $82,250 $89,400
4-Door Sedan RWD 750Li ActiveHybrid 17 24 $92,920 $101,000
4-Door Sedan RWD ALPINA B7 SWB 14 22 $112,240 $122,000
4-Door Sedan RWD ALPINA B7 LWB 14 22 $115,830 $125,900
4-Door Sedan RWD 760Li 13 19 $126,315 $137,300
4-Door Sedan AWD ALPINA B7 SWB xDrive 14 20 $115,000 $125,000
4-Door Sedan AWD ALPINA B7 LWB xDrive 14 20 $118,590 $128,900
4-Door Sedan Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic 13 19 N/A $207,895
4-Door Sedan Automatic Luxury 13 19 N/A $226,850
Pricing
Invoice Price
$65,000
N/A
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$70,650
$207,895
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1178 / month
$3465 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
9.4
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TCC's Bottom Line Call us converts: The latest BMW 7-Series turns our eyes more than ever and drives with real big-guy brio.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 13 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 19 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 38.9 - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 40.6 - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.2 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106 83.0
Second Head Room (in) 38.5 - TBD -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.4 - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.9 84.3
Track Width, Front (in) 63.4 - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 199.8 197.6
Height, Overall (in) 58.2 53.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 65.0 - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 120.9 117.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.0 14.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.7 x 1.42 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6 x 0.94 - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.7 23.9
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) NA 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.1 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.0 - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P245/50R18 P295/35R20
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/50R18 P245/40R20
Spare Tire Size NA - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 220 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4630 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4101 4299
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0 20 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0 20 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.5 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180 - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System DI Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 332 @ 1500-4500 443 @ 5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.0L/182 5.9L/362
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 326 @ 5800 470 @ 6000
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I6 Gas V12
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 20 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 13
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.14 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic w/manual shift
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.17 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.52 - TBD -
Trans Type 6 6
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40 - TBD -
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.34 - TBD -
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.46 3.46
Summary
Vehicle Name BMW 7 Series Aston Martin Rapide
Body Style 4-Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double-Wishbone w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Independent double wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Integral-V w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Multi-Link Independent double wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.3 12.4
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 4 1
 
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