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BMW 7-Series Reviews from Consumer Reports

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BMW 7-Series Reviews

The BMW 7-Series is a sedan offered in a 4dr Sdn ALPINA B7 SWB RWD, 4dr Sdn 740Li xDrive AWD, 4dr Sdn 750i xDrive AWD, 4dr Sdn 740i RWD, 4dr Sdn ActiveHybrid 7 L RWD, 4dr Sdn ALPINA B7 SWB xDrive AWD, 4dr Sdn 750Li xDrive AWD, 4dr Sdn ALPINA B7 LWB RWD, 4dr Sdn 740Ld xDrive AWD, 4dr Sdn 740Li RWD, 4dr Sdn 750i RWD, 4dr Sdn 760Li RWD, 4dr Sdn 750Li RWD and 4dr Sdn ALPINA B7 LWB xDrive AWD. The powertrains include 3.0-liter 6 hybrid (350 hp), 3.0-liter 6 turbo (315 hp), 3.0-liter 6 turbodiesel (255 hp), 4.4-liter V8 turbo (445 hp), 4.4-liter V8 turbo (540 hp) and 6.0-liter V12 turbo (535 hp) engines, and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 14 mpg city to 22 mpg highway. The 7 Series uses Premium fuel.

Competing models include Tesla Model S.

Last Model Reviewed: 2011

Reviewed BMW 7-Seriess from Consumer Reports

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  • 2011 BMW 7-Series 750Li V8

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