When you talk about luxury cars, BMW is a brand that simply can’t be leaved out of a story. Bavarian car maker is considered as one of the leaders in car industry. This company always brings something new. This time it will be an all-new model, which will become a flagship crossover in company’s lineup. New model is expected to come in about two years, and it will probably be named as 2017 BMW X7. It will be a full-size crossover and most of design solutions are expected to be borrowed from smaller X5.
2017 BMW X7 design
Well, exact details for 2017 BMW X7 are still unknown, but we can make some predictions. It is highly expected that new model will borrow many design solutions from smaller X5 model. We expect to see the same design language, so there will be company’s recognizable front fascia with familiar grille and headlights. Most of the other parts will be also very close to its smaller brother. The biggest difference compared to X5 will be in its size. The 2017 BMW X7 will be a full-size luxury SUV. It will feature longer wheelbase, which basically means much more room for the passengers. New 2017 X7 will feature three rows of seats, with plenty of room both in the second and third row of seats. When it is about interior styling, new model will borrow many details from X5, but also from new 7 Series sedan. With stylish cabin, full of hi-tech features, 2017 BMW X7 will definitely be one of the most luxurious models that this company ever made.
2017 BMW X7 engine
It is highly expected that 2017 BMW X7 will borrow most of drivetrains from X5. There will be several units in offer. The base one will definitely be a 3.0 liter inline-6 petrol engine, which delivers around 300 horses and 300 lb-ft of twist. We also expect to see 4.4 liter V8 in offer. This unit makes 445 hp and 480 lb-ft of max torque. The 2017 X7 is also expected to come in diesel variant, which will probably be powered by 3.0 liter inline-6 which delivers 381 horsepower and 546 pound-feet of max torque. The performance M variant is also expected to come shortly after launch.
2017 BMW X7 release date and price
The exact dated of 2017 BMW X7 launch is still unknown but, according to the latest speculations, we will probably see it in the late 2016 or early 2017. It is expected that new model will go around 65.000 dollars for the base variant.