Comfort is pretty much beyond reproach, especially if you opt for the multicontour front seats with their incredible support and range of adjustments. The good news is that you don't have to sacrifice driving pleasure just to convey your status in life, thanks to the 7 Series. The battery is a lithium-ion type and located under the floor. If you plan on spending most of your time in the backseat, there's an optional iDrive system for the rear passengers, too. The main point of a big luxury sedan, however, is arguably to cosset its occupants over long distances, and by this measure the 7 Series verges on a perfect 10. The Cold Weather package includes heated rear seats, a heated steering wheel and a trunk pass-through ski bag.
Data Unavailable Rear Door Type Data Unavailable Track Width Data Unavailable Wheelbase in. The Driver Assistance Plus package adds blind spot monitoring, lane departure warning, a drowsiness monitor, side- and top-view parking cameras and a speed-limit display. All 7-Series models come with an excellent double-wishbone front and multi-link rear suspension, bringing a very responsive feel without ignoring ride comfort. The facelift models were unveiled at the 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, and shown at the 2012 Monaco Yacht Show. In terms of ride comfort, the 2015 7 Series dispatches bumps and road imperfections with a hardly a shake of the cabin. The adjustable drive settings are a significant asset here, subtly changing the car's character to suit surface and pace. I owned an S Class for ten years and while I so enjoyed that car, I enjoyed true driving engagement more and moved over to the 7 Series.
Dealer said oil leak was a 8 on a scale of 1-10. It also includes burl walnut trim and power-adjustable rear seats with four-way lumbar adjustment, heating and ventilation optional on 740Li and 750Li. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. Every 7 Series can be equipped with an M Sport package that includes 19- or 20-inch wheels, a sport steering wheel, unique exterior styling elements, a faux-suede headliner included on 760Li M Sport, optional on the others in a variety of colors and a higher top speed. We don't know that yet. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557143644204 ; listingsSearchManager. Data Unavailable Second Leg Room in.
The 760Li comes standard with all of the above optional equipment except the simulated-suede headliner don't worry, it's available. There are a couple more packages available on both the 740 and 750. Selecting the Sport or Sport Plus driving mode increases suspension firmness, alters steering effort and improves throttle response. Offered with rear- or all-wheel drive, the 7 Series is also available in regular- and extended-length versions. July 2017 The 740i and 740Li made up 10% of overall 7 Series sales in the United States, while the 760Li had 2%.
Both my wife and I are spirited drivers and the performance is awesome. Security upgrades include undercarriage armour, 60 mm 2. It offers a wide range of powertrain possibilities, standard and long-wheelbase versions, a green ActiveHybrid option and a high-performance Alpina model. All 7 Series models except the 760 feature an automatic stop-start system that turns off the engine when the car is stopped to save fuel. The twin-turbo V12 in the 760Li puts out 535-horsepower and an earth-moving 550 lb-ft of torque.
The headlamps were reminiscent to the E65 7 Series but were smaller and sleeker. Available high-tech features in the 7-Series include swiveling adaptive bi-xenon headlamps, a head-up display, Active Cruise Control with Stop-and-Go, Lane Departure Warning and Active Blind Spot Detection. Both 750s and the 760Li utilize the 8-speed automatic transmission. Other options on these trims include an enhanced adaptive suspension Adaptive Drive with Active Roll Stabilization , rear steering Integral Active Steering and massaging front seats. Therefore, the changes for 2009 represent the 2010 model year, for example. There's also an Integrated Chassis Management system that individually applies the brakes and throttle individually and helps xDrive-equipped cars handle better. Long-wheelbase 740Li and 750Li versions come with a self-leveling air spring system for heavier loads, and back-seat space in those vehicles is vast.
We have the M Sport package which really means just different trim. The 750's version includes the ventilated seats and adds power rear and manual rear side sunshades, ceramic-trimmed controls and a simulated-suede headliner all optional on the 740. Certainly, there's nothing wrong with what's under the hood. It comes in three trim levels: 740, 750 and 760. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter.
The information available to be displayed on the dashboard was increased. Due to the added weight of the security upgrades, suspension components such as the and strut tops were upgraded. The instrument cluster has an with the gauge needles and rings are still present as physical objects , allowing various graphics to be shown. Below is a list of highlighted features and not an exhaustive list. Depending on which 7 Series you decide on, will vary. In the 2010—2012 B7, Alpina's variant of the twin-turbocharged 4.
Factors that will affect your rate include your age, marital status, credit history, driving record, and the garaging address of your vehicle. Other options include the Individual Composition luxury trim package with numerous customization opportunities, a self-parking system not available with all-wheel drive , adaptive cruise control with a forward collision mitigation system, a night-vision pedestrian-detection system, a 16-speaker and a rear seat entertainment system with dual screens and an iDrive controller. For most owners, the 750's V8 will be a source of endless entertainment and for the depraved few who aren't quite as impressed, there's always the Alpina B7. The 740Ld xDrive is powered by a 3. These initial hybrid models use a turbocharged 4. This acknowledgement constitutes my written consent to receive such communications. Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-12 6.
TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. The 760 is offered only with the long wheelbase. We have not yet driven the Mercedes. Interested parties should confirm all data before relying on it to make a purchase decision. Multiple parking cameras, a blind spot warning system, a lane departure warning system, park assist, a drowsiness monitor and a collision mitigation system with automatic braking are available mainly via the Driver Assistance Plus package.