Just a few days ago the leadership of BMW has officially confirmed that it is preparing a new flagship in the range of SUV performance – X7 model, and now the company continues to reveal details.
For Automotive News, the head of department of marketing and sales of BMW Ian Robertson,specifies that BMW X7 will appear in two variants. One will be standard with 7 seats and,the second with 4 luxurious seats. The price of the more expensive of the two options will start from 100,000 US dollars (about 89,000 euros), but even with the highest levels of equipment will not skip the border of $ 200,000 (about 180,000 euros). In the BMW expect luxury version to achieve only 1% of total sales of the model. Modification of the luxury BMW X7 will face in a direct duel with a similar version of the Mercedes-Benz GLS, which will become part of the palette of revitalized brand Maybach.
For extravagant crossover Bavarians know yet that he will not use the platform of the future SUV of Rolls-Royce, who will be fully developed with new aluminum chassis. BMW X7 will be built on a modular platform CLAR which is based on the latest generation of series 7 Palette units of the model will enter petrol and diesel engines with 6 and 8 cylinders are not excluded also version V12, and with hybrid drive. BMW X7 will debut the 2018 or 2019 and will be produced at the plant in Spartenburg (South Carolina).