The forthcoming vehicle from BMW named 2018 BMW X7 will be the most powerful and the biggest vehicle in the BMW X line-up. This model will be most likely their flagships model and it will offer additional luxury as well as a standard third-row seat that will be for average-size adult persons. There is no official confirmation yet, but some rumors suggest that we can expect the arrival of this model on the dealerships at the last three months of next year. What we know for sure is that all enthusiast of BMW, and in general all fans of large SUVs eagerly await the release date of this model. This model will be very similar to the well known X5 model, and the BMW will target all the main markets in the world, including the USA, China, and the UK.
2018 BMW X7 Exterior design
From the outside, this model will be very large and powerful. This vehicle will be full-size SUV, which means that some of its main rivals will be Mercedes-Benz GLS Class, Cadillac Escalade as well as Lincoln Navigator. We have some spy photos from the last testing and we will try to present you its look as best as we can. First of all, we have to say that the anticipated model will be based on the well-known Cluster Architecture from BMW. This platform is also used in the BMW 7-Series. The chassis of this model is very durable and it is made from a carbon fiber, aluminum, and steel. Also, we can expect very good fuel economy rate.
Although new 2018 BMW X7 is very large and longer than any other BMW model, it still has a high level of sportiness and aggressiveness. When it comes to some details, this model will feature the well known double kidney front grille. This grille will look the same as in the X5 model, but it will be a bit larger of course. The headlights will use the next generation of LED system, and a connection between the lights and the grille will be very elegant and good looking. Under the grille, the front bumper will be very impressive. You will be able to choose between different wheel choices. We assume that the size will be between 18 and 22 inches.
BMW X7 2018 Interior
From the inside, the newly model is very spacious, and as you probably assume, the cabin is able of accommodating up to seven passengers. There is going to be numerous standard features inside, as well as a lot of high tech features and premium materials. Almost everything inside is wrapped in the premium leather, starting from the seats to the dashboard, door trims, and steering wheel. Also, we can see wooden and aluminum parts on the dashboard and door trims. This model will use iDrive infotainment system, and this system will be controlled through the large 10-inch display located above the dash.
This vehicle will provide Bluetooth, onboard wifi hotspot, USB ports, Smartphone app integration and HD radio. In addition, we can anticipate Heated and ventilated seats, Harman Kardon stereo, rear-seat entertainment system, a cold-weather package, etc. Some of the available safety features will include parking assistance, stability control, surround-view camera, Traffic Jam Assistant, rain-sensing wipers, panoramic moonroof, adaptive cruise control, and many others as well.
Engine and Performance
According to some reliable rumors, the newest model will use engines taken from existing powertrains used in 7 series. Of course, we can expect some minor modifications here. There is going to be Hybrid options as well. Also, we can expect both, gasoline and diesel based engines. There is going to be V6 3.0-liter inline six engine as well as a 4.4-liter V-8 engine. The first one will have the capability of generating up to 320 ponies and 300 pound-feet while the second one will have 445 horsepower and 480 pound-feet. According to Company, 2018 BMW X7 will have acceleration from 0-60 mph in 7 seconds. Also, they say that the top speed will be around 155 mph. Information about the fuel economy rate is unavailable at the moment.
Price and Release date
The release date of the new BMW X7 2018 will be in the second half of the next year, probably in the last three months. When we talk about the prices, we have to say that the starting price will be around $100.000.
2018 BMW X7 spy photos