BMW X7, the flagship Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) is available in two variants - xDrive30d Design Pure Excellence Signature (locally produced) and the xDrive40i (CBU). This bold and big SAV boasts of a commanding presence on the road.
The exceptionally large kidney grille lends it a family face. On the other hand, the BMW Laser Light technology with blue X-shaped elements give it an aggressive look. Meanwhile, the rear looks modern and elegant with slim LED lights and two-section split tailgate. The generous use of chrome elements further enhances its luxury appeal.
The BMW X7 is available in the following metallic paintworks – mineral white, phytonic blue, black sapphire, terra brown, arctic grey brilliant effect and carbon black. Additionally, BMW X7 xDrive40i is available in these colour options - alpine white (non-metallic), metallic vermont bronze and sophisto grey brilliant effect. Moreover, the BMW X7 features fine 'Vernasca' leather upholstery in design-perforated as standard with the following combinations - canberra beige; mokka, cognac; black and black; black.
The long doors, large windows and elongated roofline give an airy cabin-feel. The vehicle has an elevated seat position for better all-round visibility. Additionally, the X7 offers abundant legroom, headroom and space for up to seven occupants. Rear-seat experience is enhanced with optional six-seat configuration including two captain-style comfort seats for the second row. Moreover, the vehicle gets automatic air conditioning with five-zone control. The large panoramic roof extends to the third row, thereby allowing dynamic light flow throughout the cabin. The ‘Crafted Clarity’ is a host of operational features crafted in exquisite glass that embellish the insert of the gear selector, the iDrive control wheel, the audio control button and the start/stop button.
As for features, it gets BMW Gesture Control, BMW display key, wireless charging and wireless Apple CarPlay. The modern cockpit concept BMW Live Cockpit Professional runs on the latest BMW operating system 7.0 that includes 3D Navigation, a 12.3-inch digital instrument display behind the steering wheel and a 12.3-inch control display.
The BMW X7 xDrive40i is powered by a 3.0-litre six-cylinder petrol engine that produces an output of 340bhp and maximum torque of 450Nm at 1,500 – 5,200rpm. The car accelerates from 0 -100kmph in 6.1 seconds. The BMW X7 xDrive30d is powered by a 3.0-litre six-cylinder diesel engine that produces an output of 265bhp and a maximum torque of 620Nm at 1,500 – 2,500rpm. The car accelerates from 0 -100kmph in just 7 seconds.
As for safety, the BMW X7 gets six airbags, Attentiveness Assistance, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Cornering Brake Control (CBC), electric parking brake with auto hold, side-impact protection, electronic vehicle immobilizer and crash sensor, ISOFIX child seat mounting and integrated emergency spare wheel under the load floor.