The 2020 BMW X7 is the flagship of the panoramic Sports Activity Vehicle developed by the Bavarian company. According to the price list, the reported prices start at $107,422
The BMW X7 offers a new level of constructive care and versatility in the Sports Activity Vehicle segment. A new top point, evaluating not only the dimensions but the same content and technological proposal.
Design & Technology
A structured and taut design, distinguishable thanks to the imposing grid and the same generous dimensions, identify this new concept of high range. The car is over five meters long ( 5,151 millimeters ) of which 3,105 millimeters are destined to the pass that heralds remarkable habitability. It is two meters wide and 1,805-millimeters high.
It features LED headlights as standard, but it can be enhanced with optional BMW Laserlights that project a beam up to 600 meters and can also be identified by specific blue details that form an X within the optical groups. Massive but homogeneous proportions and chromed details accentuate the visual rendering, together with the voluminous 20-inch wheels, or opt for more generous dimensions of 21 and 22 inches.
2020 BMW X7 Interior
The passenger compartment features three rows of seats designed for seven people and is made with different types of selected and shaped materials, seeking great care in every detail. Elements combined with technological systems such as a BMW Live Cockpit Professional featuring an instrument panel and a 12.3-inch Control Display each. The systems include a BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant ( BMW 7.0)) included in the operating system and available from March or with the update via Remote Software Upgrade. Using the “Hey BMW” voice prompt, you can also allow those around you to use the car’s functions to support the driver in the event.
Among the technological support systems available we can mention an Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go function , opting for a Driving Assistant Professional package with Reversing Assistant consisting of the Steering and Lane Control Assistant , the Lane Change Warning , the Lane Departure Warning , the Lane Keeping Assistantwith side anti-collision protection, support for the “avoidance” maneuver, Crossing Traffic Warning, Priority Warning and Wrong-way Warning, while an Emergency Stop Assistant is not offered in the various European markets.
Equally generous are the seats in the third row, equipped with armrests, glass holders and USB ports. Among the innumerable options also a central row consisting of two seats and each seat is adjustable by command, as reported.
The environment has finished in Vernasca leather, an automatic four-zone climate control system, a three-section panoramic roof, and Ambient Lighting, in particular, Welcome Light Carpet and Dynamic Interior Light. An Ambient Air package, a panoramic Sky Lounge glass roof, a five-zone automatic climate control, glass detail buttons, a Rear-seat Entertainment Professional and a Diamond Bowers & Wilkins surround sound system are also available. In the case of the Design Pure Excellence version, the M Sport package and the BMW Individual options there are additional opportunities for customization. Speaking of habitability, the load compartment can vary from 326 to 2,120 liters.
2020 BMW X7 Test Drive & COnfiguration
The dynamism of this flagship of the SAV range is linked to solutions linked to the chassis base. In particular, an Adaptive Suspension system consisting of pneumatic suspensions and electronically controlled shock absorbers. Through the BMW Display Key or by pushing a button, you can vary for example the height from the ground up to 80 millimeters, as reported.
There are also other options dedicated to the car’s set-up. Integral Active Steering and Executive Drive Pro are focused on a roll and drive functionality, then there is an Off-Road package except for the 2020 BMW X7 M50d summit model. To this are associated four driving modes: xSand, xGravel, xRocks and xSnow with an automatic action on the various parameters.
Apart from a BMW X7 xDrive50i version proposed in the various markets of the Old Continent, the range of engines Euro 6d-Tempincludes: a first six-cylinder in petrol from 340 horses the animating 2020 BMW X7 xDrive40i , then two alternatives diesel to six cylinders in 265 horsepower line under the hood of the BMW X7 xDrive30d and 400 hp on the more muscular BMW X7 xDrive M50d , which includes as standard an M Sport differential , optional on the xDrive 40i .
The units are all joined by an eight-speed Steptronic transmission. The figures, taking up the price list valid for production at the beginning of April, start at $$107,422 (road start-up and VAT included) to access a 2020 BMW X7 xDrive 30d. Proposing for an X7 xDrive 40i the sum starts from $110,252, while in the case of an xDrive M50d signed by the division M it starts from $135,268, according to the indications.