Return of the King: 2016 BMW 7 Series Review
The BMW 7 Series is the company’s flagship offering, further improved in the form of the 2016 BMW 7 Series, which is the focus of this in-depth review. The all new BMW 7 Series has not only received a facelift but also received several new innovative features that revolutionize the driving experience.
The most prominent change is the use of the new Carbon Core platform; a technology BMW has mastered in recent years. By using composite carbon fiber plastics, aluminum and other high-tensile materials, BMW manages to shave off a considerable amount of bulk from the 7 Series.
Palace on Wheels: BMW 7 Series Interior
BMW delivers the ultimate luxury driving experience inside the all new BMW 7 Series’ cabin. You’re literally seated in the lap of luxury with heated seats and armrests, a massage function, ventilated seats and reclining seats. Its nothing short of flying first class, especially when you have a look at the cutting-edge technology that BMW has incorporated in the 2016 BMW 7 Series interiors.
The all-new Gesture Control is a revolutionary technology that allows you to give commands via pre decided gestures. In addition, there’s a wireless charging station, an electronic HUD and ‘Night Vision 2’, BMW’s proprietary pedestrian detection system. The 2016 BMW 7 Series also has a 12.3-inch touch-screen display that allows you to explore the BMW iDrive interface.
Refined Power: 2016 BMW 7 Series Performance
The all-new BMW 7 Series is so no damp squib when it comes to performance. Don’t let the luxurious façade fool you because once you step on the pedal the 2016 BMW 7 Series is ready to get down and dirty. BMW have focused on their core strengths that have been ignored for some time, handling and drive.
The BMW 7 Series will be available in the the 740i and 750i xDrive variants, which will have 320 horsepower and 445 horsepower respectively. The same configurations are offered in the long wheelbase versions as well. The TwinPower turbocharged V8 in in the 750i is a beast that can rival some of the fastest cars on the luxury car market right now.
The 2016 BMW 7 Series had a release date in fall 2015 and the price starts at $81,300 MSRP. Watch the BMW 7 Series launch video for more information.