2019 BMW X7 Release date

2019 BMW X7 Release date

Regarded as the biggest and most luxurious BMW yet, the 2019 BMW X7 is a beautiful SUV. The brand entered the luxury off-road segment quite early and have produced a line of SUVs, crossovers and rugged coupes in the BMW X line. With the new X7, they have taken this design language and created a bigger, broader and more powerful SUV. Much of its design is made of improvements on the X5. Therefore, it is longer, taller and wider. A number of advancements have also been made inside the car. Read on to discover more about this new SUV.


2019 BMW X7 Redesign

BMW have taken a space-age direction in designing this SUV’s exterior. Its front fascia has some striking features. The 2019 BMW X7 has a pair of radiator grille sections sitting right in the middle. Here is 2020 Toyota Tacoma – read about…

They extend from the hood to the middle of its bumper. Furthermore, it has striking, vertical air-intake scoops on both sides of the front fascia. They extend upwards from the base of the bumper to its headlights.

2019 BMW X7
Image Source: youtube – 2019 BMW X7 Concept

Featuring a combination of LED and neon technologies, the headlights are futuristic. There is no discernible disjoint between the front fascia and the hood section.

This leads to a fluid contour from the hood all the way down to its front bumper. The truck has a handsome shoulder line that extends from its front fenders all the way to its rear. In addition to that, its body is molded to enhance the bulky yet athletic styling of the car. A chrome addition flows from the section behind its front wheels and runs along the car’s lower beltline all the way to its rear. BMW X7 – Wikipedia

LED technology is also applied in its taillights. They extend from each side of the car in one line and settle in the middle right above the BMW logo. The back also features some decorative scoops that maintain uniformity with the pair at the front. Furthermore, its exhaust tips are nestled within the rear bumper. A pair of red warning lights complete the fluid motion that is the BMW X7’s exterior.


Competition

Mercedes-Benz GLS, Cadillac Escalade


Interior redesign

The space-age theme is maintained throughout the interior of this car. Smooth, clean lines and luxurious materials are used in the 2019 BMW X7 cabin.

Its new interior features ambient lighting. Furthermore, the steering wheel has a three spoke design where the base spoke is split into two sections. Furthermore, a range of controls have been embedded into its side spokes such that the driver can conveniently control the air conditioning and infotainment systems.

2019 BMW X7
Image source: carmagazine.co.uk – 2019 BMW X7 Spied

A large, 10 inch, touch-sensitive screen sits atop the central instrument stack. It provides a wealth of information about the car and allows for navigation as well. BMW’s interactive gear shifter takes center stage in the middle, raised section.

Moreover, a collection of tactile knobs finished in brushed aluminum further provide the driver with more control options. The entire interior space is upholstered with soft leather which you can have in space gray, black, burgundy, brown or beige. Contrast stitching is available as an option.

This flagship SUV can seat up to 7 people on three rows. The rear passengers are kept entertained by a pair of touch-enabled screens installed on the back of the front headrests. Furthermore, all the seats can be adjusted 4 ways using a motorized mechanism. The SUV also has a panoramic, powered sunroof that extends above the two front rows. It also has a glass panel over the third row resulting in excellent ambient lighting all around the cabin.


Engine, Specs

The new 2019 BMW X7 will be available with 3 engine options. These include a 3.0 liter engine with an inline-six setup, a 4.4 liter V8 engine with twin-turbo capability and a massive 6.6 liter, V12 engine.

The 3.0 liter power-plant will produce 300 horsepower and 300 lb-ft of torque. On the other hand, the 4.4 liter V8 will produce 445 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque.

The biggest engine of them all will produce a whopping 609 horsepower. All engines will transfer power through an 8 speed automatic transmission system. Furthermore, they will feature the xDrive AWD system as a standard fitting.

2019 BMW X7
Image source: theintelligentdriver.com – 2019 BMW X7 engine

This new SUV has an average mileage of approximately 21 mpg for the gasoline option and 25 mpg for the diesel option. It can also accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in only 7 seconds and can achieve a top speed of 155 mph.


Release date, Price

The new 2019 BMW X7 is expected to arrive in early 2019. This flagship truck from BMW will be available at a base price of $70,000. With a V8 engine, it will retail for $134, 543. Drivers who want the big V12 under the hood will pay up to $215, 269 for the new BMW X7.

2019 BMW X7
Image source: motor1.com

Comparison

2018 BMW X7 Concept vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV Comparison


Crash test

2015 BMW X5 | Frontal Crash Test

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