The 2017 BMW X7 is a seven-seat crossover SUV and is set to be manufactured in BMW factory in South Carolina. It is expected to make use of generation 7 series. It is expected to accommodate third row seats and, therefore, it shall be larger than the BMW X5. Though larger in size it is set to have an equal weight to the X5 SUV, and this is achieved by the use of carbon fiber materials and durable, lightweight materials. The 2017 BMW X7 will be the largest SUV of the BWM make. This crossover SUV is expected to face competition from cars such as the Toyota Highlander, Cadillac Escalade, Ford F-150 and Mercedes-Benz GLS.
2017 BMW X7 Exterior Design
The outside the SUV is larger in size than the previous model of the same. On the front end, the 2017 BMW X7 is fitted with a business kidney grille that is merged with LED technology. The grill is wider and with large openings and is divided into two, and a metallic layer separates each section. Just below the grille is a large air intake that offers an added air intake for engine cooling of this sports wagon. The LED tail lights are wraparound. A long wheelbase based on the X6 platform is incorporated into this crossover SUV and, therefore, the enhanced vehicle at high speeds, and rough terrains are guaranteed. Both the tail and front lights have a crystal protection cover. The 2017 BMW X7 uses 19-inch to 20-inch aluminum wheels and an increased ground clearance that targets at improving the driving experience in all terrains. Spoilers located on the top of the vehicle give it a more attractive look.
2017 BMW X7 Interior Design
The interior of this SUV is relatively large thanks to the increase in the dimensions. Seven passengers are comfortably accommodated in the vehicle and at the same time sufficient cargo space is available. Features available in the crossover SUV include; Internal climate control that will ensure that the occupants adjust the internal climate to their prevalence choice, Power steering wheel, automatic weather updates, a new gearbox, GPS, 2-speedometers and satellite radio for effective communication. An HD display, 8-inch display will enable the user to have easier control of the vehicle and navigation. The seats are leather wrapped and adjustable to provide the desired comfort to the passengers. Safety features that come on hand with the 2017 BMW X7 include features like; airbags available in all directions, Child Safety Locks, anti-theft alarms. Anti-lock brake system, automatic window locks and automatic door locks that will ensure the safety of the passengers.
2017 BMW X7 Engine, Performance
For the best performance, two engine options will be available for 2017 BMW X7 and include; 3.0 L V6 engine and the second option is a 4.4 L V8 engine that will generate an output power of 300 horsepower and a torque of 300 lb-ft. The engines shall be integrated to an 8-speed automatic transmission, and standard all-wheel drive will be available with the front wheel drive being optional. It’s expected that the fuel consumption for this SUV will be low and thus increasing fuel efficiency. The fuel economy ratings expected are 28 mpg while in the city and 31 mpg while on the express highway.
2017 BMW X7 Price, Release Dates
The price of the BMW X7 2017 will be from $ 60,000 , and new model will be available in the markets at the last quart 2017.