German automaker, BMW’s 7 Series luxury sedan is expected to go through major design and performance upgrades for the upcoming 2016 model year. The 2016 BMW 7-Series is set to be a luxurious revamp over its previous model and will cater to enthusiasts and those with a thirst for living the high life. Apart from extensive redesigns to its exterior and interior, engine choices will include an inline-six, V8 and V12 engines. The car is also expected to come with turbo-diesel and hybrid models as well. More details should be available once the car is unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2015.
2016 BMW 7-Series: Redesign Exterior and Interior
We can confirm from the available pictures that 2016 BMW 7-Series will attain a more robust and aggressive look that conforms to BMW’s latest change in design language. It appears that the series will continue in both standard and extended wheelbase options. It will make use of reinforced and sturdy carbon plastic and aluminium materials. This is mainly for the sake of shedding some of its previous weight, thus allowing for better fuel economy and improvements in quality of both rides and handling of this vehicle.
The front end has widened headlights extending to the edge of the grilles while rear lights look inspired by those found in other BMW 3 Series and 4 Series Gran Coupe models. Due to the striking similarity, the upcoming 7-Series looks more like a revamped version of its older model.
The 2016 BMW 7-Series sedan is considered to be the German automaker’s top most luxury model and is a representation of luxury and class in its true form and glory. Interior of this car is also slated to receive some significant changes. This includes lavish upholstery, comfortable seats, increased space and a wide array of technology features and high-end entertainment system. It seems that the carmakers have gained inspiration from other top brands such as Rolls Royce and have included only the most high-class features. We will get know more about this segment in the upcoming auto show where it will be revealed.
2016 BMW 7-Series: Engine Specs
Depending on the demands of both the market and the customers, the engine of 2016 BMW 7-Series will offer different variants for sale. With the option of rear-wheel and all-wheel drive systems, this upcoming model will possibly come with the innovative 4-cylinder turbo unit. In addition to that, it may also possibly come in gasoline and diesel engine variants along with another hybrid class model.
2016 BMW 7-Series: Release Date and Price
Because this is the extreme high-end luxury vehicle, BMW will not have a mass production. The 2016 BMW 7-Series is expected to cost around at least $ 80 000 for its base model while the 12-cylinder engine version would end up costing twice as much. Look out for this car at the beginning of 2016. The upcoming 7-Series will compete with other top automakers such as Audi A8, Mercedes-Benz S-Class, and Jaguar XJ while M performance version will go toe-to-toe will Mercedes S63AMG and Audi S8. We are very eager to see how each of these high-class power vehicles matches up to one another