2010 BMW 7 Series - V12 760i / 760Li review and pictures

Posted on Thursday, 9 April 2009 , 18:04:50 byAngela

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BMW 7 Series - V12 760i / 760Li

Bavarian carmaker BMW is moving up the standard of maximum exclusivity and supremacy to an even higher level. The new BMW 760i and the new BMW 760Li are taking over the top position within the portfolio of the BMW model. It actually represents the highest level of motoring refinement in their segment. Under the hood it hides a 12-cylinder power unit featured in both top models in the BMW 7 Series. This engine is capable of developing 544 horsepower and 750 Nm of torque. This output is being transferred to the wheels through a brand-new 8-speed automatic transmission together with the engine, the model offers not only unparalleled motoring refinement, but also supreme driving dynamics through its ability to convert seemingly unlimited power reserves spontaneously and with precise control at all times into supreme driving dynamics. The new BMW 760i as well as the new BMW 760Li with its wheelbase extended by 14 cm for particular comfort, provide the clear answer to the question as to what one may expect of a genuine luxury performance saloon, with fascinating new features underscoring the claim of leadership of BMW in the luxury segment. The drive trains with all their technical features are a masterpiece from every point of view. This applies both the to 6.0-liter all-aluminum engine with TwinPower Turbo Technology, High Precision Injection with fuel injected directly into the combustion chambers and to the double-VANOS camshaft adjustment as well as the 8-speed automatic transmission featured for the first time in a BMW. Thanks to all these technologies, the new BMW 760i and the BMW 760Li offer a new standard of motoring refinement, dynamic performance and all-round efficiency in a vehicle with this kind of power and output. The model can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.6 seconds. The fuel consumption in the EU test cycle is 12.9 liters/100 km.