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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Automatic
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic 12 18 $100,980 $114,750
4-Door Sedan Automatic Sport GT S 12 18 $112,785 $128,165
4-Door Sedan Automatic Executive GT 12 18 $109,912 $124,900
4-Door Sedan 750i
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 750i 17 25 $70,655 $76,800
4-Door Sedan ALPINA B7 15 23 $105,800 $115,000
4-Door Sedan 750Li 17 25 $73,510 $79,900
4-Door Sedan 760Li 14 22 $114,170 $124,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$100,980
$70,655
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$114,750
$76,800
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1913 / month
$1280 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line Controversially styled, the 2008 BMW 7-Series still performs like a smaller sedan and carries rear passengers with ease.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 12 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 18 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 61.5 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 59.3
Second Head Room (in) - TBD - 38.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 58.7
Front Leg Room (in) - TBD - 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 61.9 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) - TBD - 37.2
Front Head Room (in) - TBD - 39.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 121 104.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 62.5 62.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 198.9 198.4
Height, Overall (in) 56.6 58.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 62.8
Wheelbase (in) 120.6 117.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.6 74.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.9 18.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 x - TBD - 13.7 x 1.18
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 x - TBD - 13.6 x 0.94
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 24 23.3
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 13.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.4 39.7
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.07
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/45ZR18 P245/50VR18
Spare Tire Size NA - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P285/40ZR18 P245/50VR18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4099 4486
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 18 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 18 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 180
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 400 @ 7000 360 @ 6300
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System MPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 339 @ 4250 360 @ 3400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.2L/259 4.8L/293
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18 25
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.87
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear wheel drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.34
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.38
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.14
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 4.17
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.52
Trans Type 6 6
Summary
Vehicle Name Maserati Quattroporte BMW 7 Series
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double-wishbone 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) anti-roll bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double-wishbone Double-Pivot Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) anti-roll bar NA
 
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