BMW’s flagship sedan has undergone a major change for the first time in six years. Yes, we are talking about the 7 Series and there is a new generation. In typical...
BMW 7 Series [2013-2016]
BMW 7 Series [2013-2016] Review
The BMW 7 Series sedan astounds the spectator at the very first glance. The front of the car has sleek streamlined double headlights, with clear lens fog lamps on the body coloured bumpers. The rear end of the vehicle has some good sparkling tail lamps cluster. The five-seater sedan offers unmatched comfort and luxury to its passengers. The interiors of BMW 7 Series sedan offer a great atmosphere for the occupants. The interiors do delight the people occupying the car and obviously this feeling does last throughout the ride. A peaceful and luxurious ambience is created by the seats that are upholstered in the finest of leather. The car looks spacious and quiet obviously it is. Models of BMW 7 Series sedan get iDrive control for the audio, navigation and climate control settings. It is equipped with tilt/slide opened sunroof.
BMW 7 Series sedan offers both petrol and diesel-driven vehicles. The 740Li variant is powered by a 4000cc 8-cylinders petrol engine, which delivers a power of 306. The 750Li variants comes equipped with a 4799 cc 8-cylinders engine, which churns out a power of 360. A maximum power of 439 by 5972 cc 12-cylinders petrol engine which is fitted in the 760 Li. The diesel engine of 730Ld variant produces a power of 319. The twelve-cylinder engine delivers astounding power and smoothness. The diesel engineering is best exemplified by the straight six-cylinder diesel engine found in the BMW 730Ld variant. All the engines of BMW 7 Series sedan are coupled with a seamless six speed automatic transmission, which ensures smoothness in changing gears.
Handling and Safety
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC), an electronic chassis control system, is standard in all the variants of BMW 7 Series sedan. DSC constantly monitors the operation of wheels and chassis. The DSC is aimed at controlling the traction of the vehicle, the system also prevents the vehicle from skidding. The Electronic Damper Control (EDC) of the automobile modifies the stiffness of the precisely tuned suspension system, in accordance with the current driving condition. This ensures a comfortable ride even on bumpy roads. Moreover, the suspension systems have been made firm for higher speeds.
The advanced safety system of BMW 7 Series sedan includes modern sensor technology, which ensures maximum protection to the occupants. Within a fraction of a second, the sensor system detects an impact and figures out its severity. Airbags are then deployed accordingly. Apart from this, the Active Headrests are activated whenever needed.
The variants of BMW sold in India include 740Li, 750Li, 760Li and 730Ld. Price range of the series is Rs 73 lakh to Rs 1.2 Crore. Catering to a select crowd yet again, the series is available in a range of colors, including Monaco Blue, Black Sapphire, Alpine White, Kalahari Beige, Titanium Grey, Titanium Silver and Sterling. The car is as speedy as the journey in the car is a sure joy ride.
BMW 7 Series [2013-2016] Colours
7 Series [2013-2016] is available/sold in the following colours in India.
Impherial Blue Brilliant Effect
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