BMW 7 Series

Price $120,800 – $174,100
Fuel consumption 9.1 – 17.8 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 79%(view ratings)
Representing the pinnacle of BMW luxury and prestige, the 7 Series full-size sedan is available with all the modern gadgets and amenities one could think of, including semi-autonomous driving technology for drivers who feel like relaxing a bit behind the wheel. There’s also a wide range of powertrains, from a fuel-efficient plug-in hybrid system to a colossal, 600-horsepower V12 engine in the long-wheelbase M760Li xDrive model.

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First Drives2020 BMW 7 Series: 6th Generation Gets a Major Update
FARO, Portugal – The current-generation 7 Series has been around since 2015. For the 2020 model year, BMW’s full-size luxury sedan gets a technical and cosmetic update that includes new engines, new features and fresh styling. Let’s start with the design, which is more in line with the brand’s latest …
Test Drives2017 BMW 750Li xDrive: The Lap of Luxury Knows no Bounds
There is something to be said about having the best of the best of something. BMW has many models in their lineup, but the 7 Series is their flagship top-of-the-line offering where all the luxury they can possibly dream of is instilled inside. The 750Li xDrive (the “L” stands for …
First Drives2018 BMW M760Li xDrive: An M7 Light
Twin-turbo V12, all-wheel drive and extended wheelbase: those are the key ingredients for the 2018 M760Li xDrive, the latest variant of the sixth-generation BMW 7 Series sedan. Our first encounter with this twelve-cylinder missile took place near Palm Springs, California, where we were allowed to put the car through its …
Test Drives2016 BMW 750i xDrive: The One to Beat… for Now
When shoppers dish out more than $100K on a luxury car, they’re entitled to expect the best, and German brands strive to give them just that. The full-size luxury sedan segment offers some of the most sumptuous, powerful and technologically advanced machines on the market, and the BMW 7 Series …
BlogBMW 7 Series Plug-In Hybrid On The Way
Soon joining the recently launched sixth-generation BMW 750i and 750Li , which arrive at dealers mid-October, will be an all-new 7 Series plug-in hybrid. Arriving early in 2016, the 740e xDrive will combine a 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine with an electric motor that is integrated into the eight-speed automatic transmission.
First Drives2016 BMW 750Li: Living the High Life
Occasionally, press trips allow us working-class folk a glimpse at a world we rarely experience. It’s a brief dabble into a small portion of society that enjoys such things as lavish meals in restaurants that brandish Relais & Château plaques, boasting their status in an elite membership of high-end establishments.


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NewsThese Old, Never-Seen BMW Concepts Predicted The Future
While the BMW Concept 4 and Vision iNEXT are modern inspirations for the German automaker’s new design language, two older vehicles—which up to this day had never been seen before—may be at the source of what we now find in the BMW lineup. A new video posted by BMW Group …
NewsThe Car Guide's Best Buys for 2021: Porsche Panamera
Every year, The Car Guide unveils a list of Best Buys covering all the different vehicle categories in the industry. Full-size luxury sedans are flagship models boasting exceptional levels of performance and refinement. German automakers completely crush their rivals from Italy, Korea and Japan. Porsche Leads the Way For 2021, …
NewsStudy: These are the Best Multimedia Systems of 2019
When it comes to infotainment and multimedia systems, some automakers understand precisely what today’s car buyers want and need, while others either stick to outdated technology and interfaces or try to do too much and end up confusing users. Evaluating the best systems out there is not an exact science, …
NewsBMW’s V12 Engine is Safe Through 2023 at Least
While Mercedes-AMG is in the process of phasing out its V12 engine, domestic rival BMW plans to keep its twin-turbocharged V12 at least four more years. That’s when the 7 Series sedan would be due for a complete redesign. “We will keep [the V12] for the rest of this generation …
NewsA Facelift for the 2020 BMW 7 Series
BMW has updated its flagship 7 Series sedan for the 2020 model year, which will go on sale in April, with refreshed styling, new powertrains and new high-end technologies. Changes to the 7 Series’ exterior design extend to the hood, the headlights, the bumpers, the front fenders and the taillights.
Geneva2016 World Car of the Year: Top Three Finalists Announced in Geneva
GENEVA, Switzerland – On the first of two media days at the Geneva International Motor Show, the World Car Awards announced the three finalists in each of their usual five judging categories. A panel made up of 73 automotive journalists from around the world, including yours truly, have submitted their …
GenevaBMW iPerformance: Another E-Nnovation for Geneva
In BMW’s booth at the Geneva Motor Show, right next to the gorgeous M760Li xDrive , there was a second version of the sleek sedan. Painted silver, this car is a complete opposite of its V12-powered sibling; instead of ultimate performance, the objective here is ultimate economy. This is the …


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Motoring TV 2016 Luxury Car of the Year
Of all the automotive segments out there, none does a better job of double duty than the modern luxury car. From amenities it for a king to performance fit for a race track, today's luxury car is a marvel of modern engineering. The Motoring TV 2016 Luxury Car of the …
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Review: 2016 BMW 7 Series
It was a little more than 20 years ago that Graeme Fletcher was in Germany to drive the third generation BMW 7 Series. Fast-forward to 2015 and Graeme was at the Monticello Motor Club in New York to drive the sixth-gen car. "As well as adopting a whole new 'light-makes-might' …