BMW is always known for producing top end luxury vehicle and it has always amazed everyone with new models. It is one such company that always tops the list luxury models that is why BMW is considered as the leader of luxury car makers. To enhance its dominance in the market BMW will launch the 2017 BMW X7 in later part of 2016. The X7 will be a full size crossover with lot of design borrowed from X5. The X5 would be the top model of BMW’s global market and there is huge demand for this model especially from Chinese market.
Few years ago there were rumors about this model but in 2014 BMW announced the arrival of X7 in the market. This new model will be built on a long chassis which it will borrow from X6. The BMW is hoping that will enhance the sales rate and reach a new height in the market. The X7 will be sold in Russia, China and United States of America. The upcoming the X7 BMW is a high anticipated model but BMW is not any rush to cater this demand. They are taking time so that it can beat all its competitor in the market.
Rivals of BMW X7
The 2017 BMW X7 will meet many rivals in the market which will try to block its upward movement in the market. But BMW is confident that X7 will surpass all its competitors. These competitors are:
- Audi Q7.
- Cadillac Escalade.
- Infiniti QX80.
- Land Rover Range Rover.
- Lexus LX570.
- Lincoln Navigator.
- Mercedes Benz GL Class.
- Toyota Land Cruiser.
2017 BMW X7 – Outer and Inner Styling It Will Get
Most of the details of the 2017 BMW X7 are still unknown but according to experts it will be slightly bulkier than other models. Although it will look almost same as other X series models but it will have more muscular outlook. It will adopt the current design language and it will borrow most its exterior amenities from X5. Front portion will get the native grille while the rear portion will get the sleek headlight and big tailgate.
The BMW will furnish the interior with high quality materials to make this SUV, the most luxurious model in the market. Although it will have many similarities with the X5 interior and 7 series sedans. Seats will get top premium leather and Alcantara will common in all part of the interior. Centre console will acquire all kind of tech gadgets that is common in top end BMW models.
2017 BMW X7 – Engine Detail
The BMW X7 2017 might adopt a 3.0 liter inline six engine that can easily produce 300 hp and 300 lb-ft. It will also acquire a 4.4 liter V8 engine that can crunch out 445 hp and 480 lb-ft. It might also acquire a 3.0 liter inline six diesel engine that can produce 381 hp and 546 lb-ft. Although BMW haven’t textured any feature about its transmission system and fuel economy.
2017 BMW X7 – Expected Price and Availability
Exact date about the arrival of the 2017 BMW X7 is unknown but it is probable to hit the market by the end of 2016 or at the first quarter of 2017. Initial price of the 2017 BMW X7 would start from $65,000 while the top model might cost around $90,000.