BMW X7 Estate

xDrive40d MHT M Sport 5dr Step Auto

BMW X7 Estate - xDrive40d MHT M Sport 5dr Step Auto

Vehicle Information

List Price
£92,830.00
Transmission
Automatic
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Consumption
36.2 MPG
0-62 mph
5.9 secs
Engine Size
3.0 CC
No. of Doors
5
CO2
205 g/km
By Line

BMW's improved X7 will perfectly suit luxury SUV buyers wanting to 'go large', thinks Jonathan Crouch

Ten Second Review

BMW's X7 classily meets the needs of wealthy buyers wanting a super-luxury large SUV and needing to seat up to seven adults. It's essentially a super-sized X5, but it makes far more of a pavement statement and inside, feels very high-end indeed, especially in this updated form. If you don't much care what the neighbours think - or perhaps even if you do - then you'd probably quite like one.

Background

Not every new car these days is designed with a specific eye on European buyers. Take this one, the BMW X7, first launched in 2018, an enormous luxury seven-seat SUV primarily aimed at customers in America, the Middle East, China and various Asian markets. But BMW continues to think better-heeled buyers with larger families here might like one too. Here, seven adults can fit comfortably into a car that BMW hopes will make a really big statement. Especially in this improved form.

Driving Experience

The brand wants you to think of this as a 7 Series that could go off road, rather than a larger X5. But it does share most with that SUV, including all its engines - there are three, all of which are in some way new and all of which now feature the brand's latest 48V mild hybrid tech. Most will probably still select the diesel option, now represented by a more powerful 340hp xDrive40d model, which uses an uprated version of BMW's familiar six cylinder 3.0-litre diesel. This will be great for towing with its 720Nm torque output - and makes 62mph in 6.1s. Diesel-haters will opt instead for the xDrive40i variant, which now has a 380hp version of the brand's in-line six cylinder petrol unit. With that, the figures are 540Nm and 5.8s. At the top of the range lies the M60i xDrive, which has a 4.4-litre petrol V8 with 530hp, capable of 62mph from rest in just 4.7s: for very fast families indeed. As before, all units use an 8-speed auto gearbox, but this Steptronic unit's been upgraded with Launch Control and a Sprint function, respectively allowing for faster starts and quicker overtakes. As previously, all models feature adaptive two-axle air suspension. What else? Well the electric power steering system's been re-tuned for extra feel. And on the top M60i variant, there's an 'Executive Drive Pro' option, which gives you active roll stabilisation, restricting body roll at speed through the bends. Tarmac is of course this SUV's preferred habitat where it rides with suppleness in 'Comfort' mode and handles with actually quite a lot of verve if you set the 'Drive Performance Controller' to 'Sport'. The commanding driving position helps and it's necessary because otherwise, this car's sheer bulk might easily feel intimidating on narrower roads.

Design and Build

If you know the X7, you'll notice the update changes made here, highlighted by the addition of distinctive split headlamp units, with updated matrix LED headlights. They flank a new 'Iconic Glow' kidney grille, which features cascade lighting for the two grille elements. There are three-dimensionally-sculpted rear LED lights. And you can now have wheels as large as 23-inches in size - a first for BMW. Otherwise, the exterior look is as before - which means that it's big, similar in size to the Range Rover and Mercedes GLS models that potential customers will also be considering. This BMW is 5.15m long and 1.81m high - compare that to an X5, which is 4.92m long and 1.75m high. There's a full 2-metres of width too. Like the X5, the X7 rolls down the production lines of BMW's US Spartanburg plant. Inside, the key change with this updated model is the addition of BMW's latest 'Curved Display', made up of a 12.3-inch information display behind the steering wheel and a central 14.9-inch infotainment monitor. The two screens merge into one fully digital and high-resolution display unit behind a single glass surface. Also new is a smart crystalline ambient lighting bar below the trim strip ahead of the front passenger. As before, you sit high, the rear window seems a long way off and there's a huge part-opening glass roof to flood the cabin with light. There's obviously plenty of middle row space (the centre row slides fore and aft) and even those consigned to the third row seats won't feel too short-changed, though getting to them past the forward edge of the rear wheel arch can be challenging. The standard boot capacity is 326-litres. Drop the two rear seating rows and 2,120-litres of carriage space is freed up. A button in the luggage compartment activates a loading mode that lowers the car by 40mm.

Market and Model

Prices now start at around £83,000 for the base xDrive40d diesel variant with 340hp. A fraction less gets you the 380hp petrol-powered xDrive40i. You'll need to find over £108,000 if you want the V8 530hp M60i flagship model. All variants get seven seats, 8-speed Steptronic auto transmission, xDrive all-wheel drive, air suspension and an electrically-operated panoramic glass roof. An 'M Sport Package Pro' package is optionally available on 'M Sport' models or standard on the BMW X7 M60i xDrive. It comprises extended M Shadow Line trim, which also adds a matt Black surround for the kidney grille and tailpipe finishers in Black Chrome, plus M Sport brakes with black brake callipers bearing the M logo and seat belts with contrast stitching in the BMW M GmbH colours. When specified with this package, the six-cylinder models are also fitted with an uprated M Sport exhaust system. Many owners will want to upgrade the car's glass roof to 'Sky Lounge panoramic' status, which gets you a roof with 15,000 graphic patterns able to generate a display reminiscent of a starlit sky. There's also an optional 'Comfort Plus pack' which further increases the feeling of wellbeing. Like the front seats, the seats in the second and third rows can also be heated, as are the steering wheel and the armrests for the driver and front passenger in the doors and centre console. The "thermo" function for the cup holders in the centre console keeps drinks containers cool or warm as required.

Cost of Ownership

Electrification in the form of 48V mild hybrid technology gives all engines in this enhanced X7 increases efficiency. With this, an electric motor is installed in the transmission's compact housing. The mild hybrid system generates torque of 20Nm and an output boost of up to 12hp, depending on the driving situation. In the xDrive40i, the mild hybrid system is also used to provide purely electric driving at very low speeds. The energy required for the electric power boost is stored in a 48V battery located in the engine bay. It is charged via recuperation in overrun and braking phases. Besides supplying the electric motor, the 48V battery also feeds the regenerated brake energy to the vehicle's electrical system. So what about the figures? Well the result of all this in the xDrive40i petrol model is a combined cycle fuel figure of up to 30.7mpg and a CO2 reading of up to 210g/km. For the V8 M60i xDrive, the readings are up to 23.2mpg and 278g/km. If you've heard talk that diesel engines are planet-polluting brutes, then shelve that for a moment while you examine the black pump-fuelled powerplant on offer here because it's nothing like that. The xDrive40d manages up to 37.2mpg on the combined cycle and up to 200g/km of CO2. What else might you need to know? Well, routine maintenance is dictated by 'Condition Based Servicing' that monitors oil level and engine wear, taking into account how long it's been and how far the car has travelled since its previous garage visit. You can check all of this using menus in the 'iDrive' centre-dash display and the car will give you four weeks' notice of when a check-up is needed so you have plenty of time to book it. To help plan ahead for the cost of regular work, at point of purchase you'll be offered a 'BMW Service Inclusive' package that lasts for three years and 36,000 miles.

Summary

Really exotic super-luxury SUVs like the Lamborghini Urus, the Rolls Royce Cullinan and the Mercedes-Maybach GLS are all very well, but they only actually seat five people. If you want to seat seven with ultimate SUV luxury and you want something a bit nicer than, say, an Audi Q7 or a Volvo XC90, your only options are a Range Rover or a Bentley Bentayga - or if you can't quite stretch to those two, a Mercedes GLS or this BMW X7. Thanks to these updates, this Bavarian contender now looks more appealing in this exalted company. There'll still be plenty of people who'll say that this car is too big for our market. They said that about the Mercedes GLS when it was launched and were proved wrong: they have been again here. Bavaria's most imposing piece of automotive real estate will continue to have a distinctive appeal if you like the brand's cool sporting vibe, have a large family and want the very best. Size matters. But then you always knew that didn't you

Displayed below is the vehicle and technical data which is provided by a third party. Please check manufacturer's website prior to any order you place. If any specific feature is required that isn't listed, please make this clear to your account manager at your earliest convenience.
DRIVER CONVENIENCE
  • Attentiveness assist
  • Automatic start/stop function
  • Automatic tailgate operation
  • BMW ConnectedDrive online services
  • BMW Drive recorder
  • BMW gesture control
  • BMW Teleservices
  • Brake pad wear indicator in front and rear
  • Condition based service
  • Electric power steering with Servotronic steering optimised at all speed ranges
  • Integrated owner's handbook
  • Live Cockpit Professional with head up display including 12.3" instrument cluster and 14.9" central display
  • Parking assistant pro including reversing assistant, PDC, lateral parking aid, reversing assist camera, parking drive off monitoring
  • Speed limiter
  • Cruise control with brake assist (Available as no-cost option)
  • Instrument panel in sensatec material (Available as no-cost option)
ENGINE/DRIVETRAIN/SUSPENSION
  • 48V Mild hybrid technology
  • 8 speed automatic with steptronic transmission including automatic hold function and gearshift paddles on the steering wheel
  • Drive experience switch with comfort mode + ECO PRO + sport mode
  • Permanent all wheel drive
  • Front and rear air suspension (Available as no-cost option)
ENTERTAINMENT
  • DAB radio
  • Personal eSim
  • Harman/Kardon surround sound audio system with 464W amplifier power, 9 channels and 16 speakers (Available as no-cost option)
EXTERIOR FEATURES
  • Acoustic glazing
  • Adaptive air flap control bars in high gloss black
  • Air breather and door claddings in high gloss chrome
  • Aluminium roof rails
  • Aluminium Running Board
  • Body coloured wheel arches
  • Dynamic brake lights with LED technology
  • Electrically adjustable and heated aspheric folding side mirrors with auto dimming, electric fold in function, automatic parking function
  • Exterior and central air inlets in front bumper painted pearl chrome
  • Follow me home headlight function
  • Frameless interior mirror
  • Front and rear electric windows
  • Front ornamental grille struts in chrome high gloss
  • Heated windscreen washer nozzles
  • High beam assist
  • High gloss black shadowline trim in side/window frame, window recess cover, window guide, B and C pillar, mirror triangle, mirror base, mirror frame
  • Integrated turn indicators
  • Kidney grille iconic glow
  • LED daytime running lights
  • LED rear lights
  • LED third brake light in rear spoiler
  • One piece front ornamental grille frame in pearl gloss chrome
  • Rain sensor with automatic headlight activation and windscreen wiper control
  • Rear side wing doors
  • Side window graphic in satinated aluminium
  • Sump guard front and rear painted in silver
  • Trailer stabilisation logic
  • Adaptive LED Headlamp (Available as no-cost option)
  • Body colour mirror housing (Available as no-cost option)
  • Panorama glass roof (Available as no-cost option)
INTERIOR FEATURES
  • 12V - Power sockets with 2x centre console and 1x luggage compartment
  • 2 seat bench in 3rd row
  • 3 seat bench in 2nd row
  • 40:20:40 split folding rear seats with backrest
  • Additional storage compartments
  • BMW front and rear door entry sills with illuminated
  • Centre console includes storage compartment
  • Compartment in front of cupholder
  • Driver and front passenger sunvisors with illuminated vanity mirrors and ticket holder
  • Electrical steering column with adjustable height and length with activation and control on the steering column
  • Front and rear colour co-ordinated with all standard carpet colours
  • Front and rear door pockets
  • Front and rear side armrests integrated into door trim
  • Grab handles
  • Height adjustable front headrests
  • Height adjustable rear headrests
  • Lockable glove compartment
  • M leather steering wheel
  • Nano filter
  • Single front passenger seat
  • Soft close doors
  • Storage tray and compartment with lid in centre console
  • Wireless charging tray
  • 4 zone control automatic air conditioning (Available as no-cost option)
  • Anthracite Alcantara headlining (Available as no-cost option)
  • BMW Individual extended Merino leather upholstery (Available as no-cost option)
  • Electric memory seat adjustment and memory function for driver and front passenger (Available as no-cost option)
  • Electrically adjustable front comfort seats (Available as no-cost option)
  • Front seat heating (Available as no-cost option)
PACKS
  • Additional storage compartment pack - X7
  • Ambient light interior pack - X7
  • Connected Package Professional - X7
  • Interior lighting pack - X7
  • Luggage compartment pack - X7
  • M aerodynamics pack - X7
PASSIVE SAFETY
  • 3 point seatbelts on all seats, front pyrotechnic belt tensioners, stopper and belt force limiters, front and outer rear seats
  • Acoustic protection for pedestrians
  • Active protection
  • Airbag - Front driver and passenger, side airbags and Head airbags
  • Anti lock braking system (ABS) with cornering brake control
  • Automatic Stability Control (ASC)
  • BMW emergency call
  • Child seat ISOFIX attachment rear outer seats in 2nd row and both seats in 3rd row includes top tether
  • Comfort cushion seats for outer seats in 2nd row
  • Crash sensor inclu activation of airbags, interior light, safety battery terminal clamp, hazard warn flasher, unlock doors, deactivation of fuel pump
  • DSC - Dynamic Stability Control
  • Dynamic Traction Control - DTC
  • Electromechanical parking brake with automatic drive away release and auto hold function
  • Front and rear brake discs with interior ventilation
  • Hill descent control
  • Integrated braking system
  • Manual child lock in rear doors
  • PC iBrake PostCrash approach control warning with light braking function
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • Tyre pressure sensors
  • Variable torque distribution
  • Warning triangle and first aid kit
  • Blue painted brake calipers with 'M' designation (Available as no-cost option)
SECURITY
  • Alarm
  • Central locking including 2 vehicle keys with integrated emergency key
  • Comfort access system
  • Engine immobiliser
  • Locking wheel bolts
TRIM
  • Galvanic embellisher for controls
  • Fineline black wood with metal effect interior trim (Available as no-cost option)
WHEELS
  • 21" M Double spoke alloy wheels in bicolour finish - style 754 M with run flat tyres (Available as no-cost option)
Displayed below is the vehicle and technical data which is provided by a third party. Please check manufacturer's website prior to any order you place. If any specific feature is required that isn't listed, please make this clear to your account manager at your earliest convenience.
EMISSIONS - ICE
  • CO:0.102

  • HC:Not Available

  • HC+NOx:0.053

  • NOx:0.0035

  • Particles:0.0005

  • Standard Euro Emissions:EURO 6

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Comb:205

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Comb - TEH:225

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Comb - TEL:205

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Extra High:203

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - High:174

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Low:299

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Medium:191

ENGINE AND DRIVE TRAIN
  • Camshaft:DOHC

  • Catalytic Convertor:Yes

  • CC:2993

  • Compression Ratio:16.5:1

  • Cylinder Layout:IN-LINE

  • Cylinders:6

  • Cylinders - Bore (mm):84

  • Cylinders - Stroke (mm):90

  • Engine Code:B57D30T3

  • Engine Layout:NORTH SOUTH

  • Fuel Delivery:COMMON RAIL

  • Gears:8 SPEED

  • Number of Valves:24

  • Transmission:SEMI-AUTO

FUEL CONSUMPTION - ICE
  • EC Directive 1999/100/EC Applies:No

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Comb:7.8

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Comb - TEH:8.6

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Comb - TEL:7.8

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Extra High:7.7

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - High:6.7

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Low:11.4

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Medium:7.3

  • WLTP - MPG - Comb:36.2

  • WLTP - MPG - Comb - TEH:32.8

  • WLTP - MPG - Comb - TEL:36.2

  • WLTP - MPG - Extra High:36.7

  • WLTP - MPG - High:42.2

  • WLTP - MPG - Low:24.8

  • WLTP - MPG - Medium:38.7

GENERAL
  • AdBlue:Yes

  • Alternative Fuel Qualifying:Yes

  • Badge Engine CC:3.0

  • Badge Power:340

  • Based On ID:Not Available

  • Coin Description:40d xDrive

  • Coin Series:M Sport

  • Generation Mark:2

  • Insurance Group 1 - 50 Effective January 07:50E

  • Manufacturers Corrosion Perforation Guarantee - Years:12

  • Manufacturers Paintwork Guarantee - Years:3

  • NCAP Adult Occupant Protection %:Not Available

  • NCAP Child Occupant Protection %:Not Available

  • NCAP Overall Rating - Effective February 09:Not Available

  • NCAP Pedestrian Protection %:Not Available

  • NCAP Safety Assist %:Not Available

  • Did at least one aspect of this vehicle's safety give cause for concern?:No

  • Special Edition:No

  • Special Order:No

  • Standard manufacturers warranty - Mileage:Unlimited

  • Standard manufacturers warranty - Years:3

  • Timing Belt Interval Frequency - Months:Not Available

  • Timing Belt Interval Mileage:Not Available

  • Vehicle Homologation Class:M1

PERFORMANCE
  • 0 to 62 mph (secs):5.9

  • Engine Power - BHP:340

  • Engine Power - KW:250

  • Engine Power - RPM:4400

  • Engine Torque - LBS.FT:516

  • Engine Torque - MKG:71.4

  • Engine Torque - NM:700

  • Engine Torque - RPM:1750

  • Top Speed:152

TEST CYCLES
  • Emissions Test Cycle:WLTP

  • RDE Certification Level:RDE 2

TYRES
  • Alloys?:Yes

  • Space Saver?:No

  • Tyre Size Front:285/45 R21

  • Tyre Size Rear:285/45 R21

  • Tyre Size Spare:RUN FLAT TYRES

  • Wheel Style:DOUBLE SPOKE - STYLE 754 M

  • Wheel Type:21" ALLOY

VEHICLE DIMENSIONS
  • Height:1835

  • Height (including roof rails):Not Available

  • Length:5181

  • Wheelbase:3105

  • Width:2000

  • Width (including mirrors):2218

WEIGHT AND CAPACITIES
  • Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres):80

  • Gross Vehicle Weight:3325

  • Luggage Capacity (Seats Down):2120

  • Luggage Capacity (Seats Up):750

  • Max. Loading Weight:835

  • Max. Roof Load:100

  • Max. Towing Weight - Braked:3500

  • Max. Towing Weight - Unbraked:750

  • Minimum Kerbweight:2490

  • No. of Seats:7

  • Turning Circle - Kerb to Kerb:13

By Line

BMW's improved X7 will perfectly suit luxury SUV buyers wanting to 'go large', thinks Jonathan Crouch

Ten Second Review

BMW's X7 classily meets the needs of wealthy buyers wanting a super-luxury large SUV and needing to seat up to seven adults. It's essentially a super-sized X5, but it makes far more of a pavement statement and inside, feels very high-end indeed, especially in this updated form. If you don't much care what the neighbours think - or perhaps even if you do - then you'd probably quite like one.

Background

Not every new car these days is designed with a specific eye on European buyers. Take this one, the BMW X7, first launched in 2018, an enormous luxury seven-seat SUV primarily aimed at customers in America, the Middle East, China and various Asian markets. But BMW continues to think better-heeled buyers with larger families here might like one too. Here, seven adults can fit comfortably into a car that BMW hopes will make a really big statement. Especially in this improved form.

Driving Experience

The brand wants you to think of this as a 7 Series that could go off road, rather than a larger X5. But it does share most with that SUV, including all its engines - there are three, all of which are in some way new and all of which now feature the brand's latest 48V mild hybrid tech. Most will probably still select the diesel option, now represented by a more powerful 340hp xDrive40d model, which uses an uprated version of BMW's familiar six cylinder 3.0-litre diesel. This will be great for towing with its 720Nm torque output - and makes 62mph in 6.1s. Diesel-haters will opt instead for the xDrive40i variant, which now has a 380hp version of the brand's in-line six cylinder petrol unit. With that, the figures are 540Nm and 5.8s. At the top of the range lies the M60i xDrive, which has a 4.4-litre petrol V8 with 530hp, capable of 62mph from rest in just 4.7s: for very fast families indeed. As before, all units use an 8-speed auto gearbox, but this Steptronic unit's been upgraded with Launch Control and a Sprint function, respectively allowing for faster starts and quicker overtakes. As previously, all models feature adaptive two-axle air suspension. What else? Well the electric power steering system's been re-tuned for extra feel. And on the top M60i variant, there's an 'Executive Drive Pro' option, which gives you active roll stabilisation, restricting body roll at speed through the bends. Tarmac is of course this SUV's preferred habitat where it rides with suppleness in 'Comfort' mode and handles with actually quite a lot of verve if you set the 'Drive Performance Controller' to 'Sport'. The commanding driving position helps and it's necessary because otherwise, this car's sheer bulk might easily feel intimidating on narrower roads.

Design and Build

If you know the X7, you'll notice the update changes made here, highlighted by the addition of distinctive split headlamp units, with updated matrix LED headlights. They flank a new 'Iconic Glow' kidney grille, which features cascade lighting for the two grille elements. There are three-dimensionally-sculpted rear LED lights. And you can now have wheels as large as 23-inches in size - a first for BMW. Otherwise, the exterior look is as before - which means that it's big, similar in size to the Range Rover and Mercedes GLS models that potential customers will also be considering. This BMW is 5.15m long and 1.81m high - compare that to an X5, which is 4.92m long and 1.75m high. There's a full 2-metres of width too. Like the X5, the X7 rolls down the production lines of BMW's US Spartanburg plant. Inside, the key change with this updated model is the addition of BMW's latest 'Curved Display', made up of a 12.3-inch information display behind the steering wheel and a central 14.9-inch infotainment monitor. The two screens merge into one fully digital and high-resolution display unit behind a single glass surface. Also new is a smart crystalline ambient lighting bar below the trim strip ahead of the front passenger. As before, you sit high, the rear window seems a long way off and there's a huge part-opening glass roof to flood the cabin with light. There's obviously plenty of middle row space (the centre row slides fore and aft) and even those consigned to the third row seats won't feel too short-changed, though getting to them past the forward edge of the rear wheel arch can be challenging. The standard boot capacity is 326-litres. Drop the two rear seating rows and 2,120-litres of carriage space is freed up. A button in the luggage compartment activates a loading mode that lowers the car by 40mm.

Market and Model

Prices now start at around £83,000 for the base xDrive40d diesel variant with 340hp. A fraction less gets you the 380hp petrol-powered xDrive40i. You'll need to find over £108,000 if you want the V8 530hp M60i flagship model. All variants get seven seats, 8-speed Steptronic auto transmission, xDrive all-wheel drive, air suspension and an electrically-operated panoramic glass roof. An 'M Sport Package Pro' package is optionally available on 'M Sport' models or standard on the BMW X7 M60i xDrive. It comprises extended M Shadow Line trim, which also adds a matt Black surround for the kidney grille and tailpipe finishers in Black Chrome, plus M Sport brakes with black brake callipers bearing the M logo and seat belts with contrast stitching in the BMW M GmbH colours. When specified with this package, the six-cylinder models are also fitted with an uprated M Sport exhaust system. Many owners will want to upgrade the car's glass roof to 'Sky Lounge panoramic' status, which gets you a roof with 15,000 graphic patterns able to generate a display reminiscent of a starlit sky. There's also an optional 'Comfort Plus pack' which further increases the feeling of wellbeing. Like the front seats, the seats in the second and third rows can also be heated, as are the steering wheel and the armrests for the driver and front passenger in the doors and centre console. The "thermo" function for the cup holders in the centre console keeps drinks containers cool or warm as required.

Cost of Ownership

Electrification in the form of 48V mild hybrid technology gives all engines in this enhanced X7 increases efficiency. With this, an electric motor is installed in the transmission's compact housing. The mild hybrid system generates torque of 20Nm and an output boost of up to 12hp, depending on the driving situation. In the xDrive40i, the mild hybrid system is also used to provide purely electric driving at very low speeds. The energy required for the electric power boost is stored in a 48V battery located in the engine bay. It is charged via recuperation in overrun and braking phases. Besides supplying the electric motor, the 48V battery also feeds the regenerated brake energy to the vehicle's electrical system. So what about the figures? Well the result of all this in the xDrive40i petrol model is a combined cycle fuel figure of up to 30.7mpg and a CO2 reading of up to 210g/km. For the V8 M60i xDrive, the readings are up to 23.2mpg and 278g/km. If you've heard talk that diesel engines are planet-polluting brutes, then shelve that for a moment while you examine the black pump-fuelled powerplant on offer here because it's nothing like that. The xDrive40d manages up to 37.2mpg on the combined cycle and up to 200g/km of CO2. What else might you need to know? Well, routine maintenance is dictated by 'Condition Based Servicing' that monitors oil level and engine wear, taking into account how long it's been and how far the car has travelled since its previous garage visit. You can check all of this using menus in the 'iDrive' centre-dash display and the car will give you four weeks' notice of when a check-up is needed so you have plenty of time to book it. To help plan ahead for the cost of regular work, at point of purchase you'll be offered a 'BMW Service Inclusive' package that lasts for three years and 36,000 miles.

Summary

Really exotic super-luxury SUVs like the Lamborghini Urus, the Rolls Royce Cullinan and the Mercedes-Maybach GLS are all very well, but they only actually seat five people. If you want to seat seven with ultimate SUV luxury and you want something a bit nicer than, say, an Audi Q7 or a Volvo XC90, your only options are a Range Rover or a Bentley Bentayga - or if you can't quite stretch to those two, a Mercedes GLS or this BMW X7. Thanks to these updates, this Bavarian contender now looks more appealing in this exalted company. There'll still be plenty of people who'll say that this car is too big for our market. They said that about the Mercedes GLS when it was launched and were proved wrong: they have been again here. Bavaria's most imposing piece of automotive real estate will continue to have a distinctive appeal if you like the brand's cool sporting vibe, have a large family and want the very best. Size matters. But then you always knew that didn't you

Displayed below is the vehicle and technical data which is provided by a third party. Please check manufacturer's website prior to any order you place. If any specific feature is required that isn't listed, please make this clear to your account manager at your earliest convenience.
DRIVER CONVENIENCE
  • Attentiveness assist
  • Automatic start/stop function
  • Automatic tailgate operation
  • BMW ConnectedDrive online services
  • BMW Drive recorder
  • BMW gesture control
  • BMW Teleservices
  • Brake pad wear indicator in front and rear
  • Condition based service
  • Electric power steering with Servotronic steering optimised at all speed ranges
  • Integrated owner's handbook
  • Live Cockpit Professional with head up display including 12.3" instrument cluster and 14.9" central display
  • Parking assistant pro including reversing assistant, PDC, lateral parking aid, reversing assist camera, parking drive off monitoring
  • Speed limiter
  • Cruise control with brake assist (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
  • Instrument panel in sensatec material (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
ENGINE/DRIVETRAIN/SUSPENSION
  • 48V Mild hybrid technology
  • 8 speed automatic with steptronic transmission including automatic hold function and gearshift paddles on the steering wheel
  • Drive experience switch with comfort mode + ECO PRO + sport mode
  • Permanent all wheel drive
  • Front and rear air suspension (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
ENTERTAINMENT
  • DAB radio
  • Personal eSim
  • Harman/Kardon surround sound audio system with 464W amplifier power, 9 channels and 16 speakers (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
EXTERIOR FEATURES
  • Acoustic glazing
  • Adaptive air flap control bars in high gloss black
  • Air breather and door claddings in high gloss chrome
  • Aluminium roof rails
  • Aluminium Running Board
  • Body coloured wheel arches
  • Dynamic brake lights with LED technology
  • Electrically adjustable and heated aspheric folding side mirrors with auto dimming, electric fold in function, automatic parking function
  • Exterior and central air inlets in front bumper painted pearl chrome
  • Follow me home headlight function
  • Frameless interior mirror
  • Front and rear electric windows
  • Front ornamental grille struts in chrome high gloss
  • Heated windscreen washer nozzles
  • High beam assist
  • High gloss black shadowline trim in side/window frame, window recess cover, window guide, B and C pillar, mirror triangle, mirror base, mirror frame
  • Integrated turn indicators
  • Kidney grille iconic glow
  • LED daytime running lights
  • LED rear lights
  • LED third brake light in rear spoiler
  • One piece front ornamental grille frame in pearl gloss chrome
  • Rain sensor with automatic headlight activation and windscreen wiper control
  • Rear side wing doors
  • Side window graphic in satinated aluminium
  • Sump guard front and rear painted in silver
  • Trailer stabilisation logic
  • Adaptive LED Headlamp (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
  • Body colour mirror housing (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
  • Panorama glass roof (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
INTERIOR FEATURES
  • 12V - Power sockets with 2x centre console and 1x luggage compartment
  • 2 seat bench in 3rd row
  • 3 seat bench in 2nd row
  • 40:20:40 split folding rear seats with backrest
  • Additional storage compartments
  • BMW front and rear door entry sills with illuminated
  • Centre console includes storage compartment
  • Compartment in front of cupholder
  • Driver and front passenger sunvisors with illuminated vanity mirrors and ticket holder
  • Electrical steering column with adjustable height and length with activation and control on the steering column
  • Front and rear colour co-ordinated with all standard carpet colours
  • Front and rear door pockets
  • Front and rear side armrests integrated into door trim
  • Grab handles
  • Height adjustable front headrests
  • Height adjustable rear headrests
  • Lockable glove compartment
  • M leather steering wheel
  • Nano filter
  • Single front passenger seat
  • Soft close doors
  • Storage tray and compartment with lid in centre console
  • Wireless charging tray
  • 4 zone control automatic air conditioning (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
  • Anthracite Alcantara headlining (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
  • BMW Individual extended Merino leather upholstery (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
  • Electric memory seat adjustment and memory function for driver and front passenger (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
  • Electrically adjustable front comfort seats (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
  • Front seat heating (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
PACKS
  • Additional storage compartment pack - X7
  • Ambient light interior pack - X7
  • Connected Package Professional - X7
  • Interior lighting pack - X7
  • Luggage compartment pack - X7
  • M aerodynamics pack - X7
PASSIVE SAFETY
  • 3 point seatbelts on all seats, front pyrotechnic belt tensioners, stopper and belt force limiters, front and outer rear seats
  • Acoustic protection for pedestrians
  • Active protection
  • Airbag - Front driver and passenger, side airbags and Head airbags
  • Anti lock braking system (ABS) with cornering brake control
  • Automatic Stability Control (ASC)
  • BMW emergency call
  • Child seat ISOFIX attachment rear outer seats in 2nd row and both seats in 3rd row includes top tether
  • Comfort cushion seats for outer seats in 2nd row
  • Crash sensor inclu activation of airbags, interior light, safety battery terminal clamp, hazard warn flasher, unlock doors, deactivation of fuel pump
  • DSC - Dynamic Stability Control
  • Dynamic Traction Control - DTC
  • Electromechanical parking brake with automatic drive away release and auto hold function
  • Front and rear brake discs with interior ventilation
  • Hill descent control
  • Integrated braking system
  • Manual child lock in rear doors
  • PC iBrake PostCrash approach control warning with light braking function
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • Tyre pressure sensors
  • Variable torque distribution
  • Warning triangle and first aid kit
  • Blue painted brake calipers with 'M' designation (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
SECURITY
  • Alarm
  • Central locking including 2 vehicle keys with integrated emergency key
  • Comfort access system
  • Engine immobiliser
  • Locking wheel bolts
TRIM
  • Galvanic embellisher for controls
  • Fineline black wood with metal effect interior trim (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
WHEELS
  • 21" M Double spoke alloy wheels in bicolour finish - style 754 M with run flat tyres (Available as no-cost option) (Available as no-cost option)
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EMISSIONS - ICE
  • CO:0.102

  • HC:Not Available

  • HC+NOx:0.053

  • NOx:0.0035

  • Particles:0.0005

  • Standard Euro Emissions:EURO 6

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Comb:205

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Comb - TEH:225

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Comb - TEL:205

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Extra High:203

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - High:174

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Low:299

  • WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Medium:191

ENGINE AND DRIVE TRAIN
  • Camshaft:DOHC

  • Catalytic Convertor:Yes

  • CC:2993

  • Compression Ratio:16.5:1

  • Cylinder Layout:IN-LINE

  • Cylinders:6

  • Cylinders - Bore (mm):84

  • Cylinders - Stroke (mm):90

  • Engine Code:B57D30T3

  • Engine Layout:NORTH SOUTH

  • Fuel Delivery:COMMON RAIL

  • Gears:8 SPEED

  • Number of Valves:24

  • Transmission:SEMI-AUTO

FUEL CONSUMPTION - ICE
  • EC Directive 1999/100/EC Applies:No

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Comb:7.8

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Comb - TEH:8.6

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Comb - TEL:7.8

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Extra High:7.7

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - High:6.7

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Low:11.4

  • WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Medium:7.3

  • WLTP - MPG - Comb:36.2

  • WLTP - MPG - Comb - TEH:32.8

  • WLTP - MPG - Comb - TEL:36.2

  • WLTP - MPG - Extra High:36.7

  • WLTP - MPG - High:42.2

  • WLTP - MPG - Low:24.8

  • WLTP - MPG - Medium:38.7

GENERAL
  • AdBlue:Yes

  • Alternative Fuel Qualifying:Yes

  • Badge Engine CC:3.0

  • Badge Power:340

  • Based On ID:Not Available

  • Coin Description:40d xDrive

  • Coin Series:M Sport

  • Generation Mark:2

  • Insurance Group 1 - 50 Effective January 07:50E

  • Manufacturers Corrosion Perforation Guarantee - Years:12

  • Manufacturers Paintwork Guarantee - Years:3

  • NCAP Adult Occupant Protection %:Not Available

  • NCAP Child Occupant Protection %:Not Available

  • NCAP Overall Rating - Effective February 09:Not Available

  • NCAP Pedestrian Protection %:Not Available

  • NCAP Safety Assist %:Not Available

  • Did at least one aspect of this vehicle's safety give cause for concern?:No

  • Special Edition:No

  • Special Order:No

  • Standard manufacturers warranty - Mileage:Unlimited

  • Standard manufacturers warranty - Years:3

  • Timing Belt Interval Frequency - Months:Not Available

  • Timing Belt Interval Mileage:Not Available

  • Vehicle Homologation Class:M1

PERFORMANCE
  • 0 to 62 mph (secs):5.9

  • Engine Power - BHP:340

  • Engine Power - KW:250

  • Engine Power - RPM:4400

  • Engine Torque - LBS.FT:516

  • Engine Torque - MKG:71.4

  • Engine Torque - NM:700

  • Engine Torque - RPM:1750

  • Top Speed:152

TEST CYCLES
  • Emissions Test Cycle:WLTP

  • RDE Certification Level:RDE 2

TYRES
  • Alloys?:Yes

  • Space Saver?:No

  • Tyre Size Front:285/45 R21

  • Tyre Size Rear:285/45 R21

  • Tyre Size Spare:RUN FLAT TYRES

  • Wheel Style:DOUBLE SPOKE - STYLE 754 M

  • Wheel Type:21" ALLOY

VEHICLE DIMENSIONS
  • Height:1835

  • Height (including roof rails):Not Available

  • Length:5181

  • Wheelbase:3105

  • Width:2000

  • Width (including mirrors):2218

WEIGHT AND CAPACITIES
  • Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres):80

  • Gross Vehicle Weight:3325

  • Luggage Capacity (Seats Down):2120

  • Luggage Capacity (Seats Up):750

  • Max. Loading Weight:835

  • Max. Roof Load:100

  • Max. Towing Weight - Braked:3500

  • Max. Towing Weight - Unbraked:750

  • Minimum Kerbweight:2490

  • No. of Seats:7

  • Turning Circle - Kerb to Kerb:13

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Inc VAT
£1,203.29
Initial Rental (9 mths)
£10,829.59 inc VAT
Business Lease
Ex VAT
£1,002.74
Initial Rental (9 mths)
£9,024.66 Ex VAT
Contract Term
48 mths
Annual Mileage
5000 miles
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92,830.00
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Free UK mainland
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Vehicle Information
List Price
£92,830.00
Transmission
Automatic
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Consumption
0-62 mph
Engine Size
3.0 CC
No. of Doors
5
CO2
205 g/km
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