2012 BMW 740i Sedan

Matt Tierney
#BMW, #740i

2012 BMW 740i Sedan

MSRP (with destination): $71,875
PRICE AS TESTED: $77,475

ENGINE:
3.0-liter twin-turbocharged I-6
Horsepower: 315 hp @ 5800 rpm
Torque: 330 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm

TRANSMISSION:
6-speed automatic

DRIVE:
Rear-wheel

WHEELS AND TIRES:
18-inch aluminum wheels
245/50VR-18 Goodyear Eagle LS2 tires

FUEL ECONOMY (city/highway/combined):
17/25/20 mpg

CURB WEIGHT:
4344 lb

CAPACITIES:
Doors/Passengers: 4/5
Cargo: 14.0 cu ft
Legroom (front/rear): 41.3/38.9 in
Headroom (front/rear): 40.6/38.5 in
Towing: N/A

EXTERIOR/INTERIOR COLOR:
Titanium silver/black

STANDARD FEATURES:
Stability control
Brake fade compensation
Traction control
Adaptive Xenon headlights
Halogen fog lights
Power sunroof
Front and rear parking distance control
Universal garage door opener
Multi-function sport steering wheel
iDrive system w/on-board computer and controller
Vehicle monitor system
Navigation system w/voice control
Cruise control
Rear-view camera
12-speaker audio system
BMW Assist w/Bluetooth

OPTIONS ON THIS VEHICLE:
Convenience package- $1700
Power trunk lid
Keyless entry
Soft-close automatic doors
Cold weather package- $1200
Heated steering wheel, and heated front and rear seats
Ski bag
Premium sound package- $1800
Satellite radio
Premium hi-fi system
Ceramic controls- $650
Smartphone integration- $250

KEY OPTIONS NOT ON THIS VEHICLE:
Driver assistance package- $3500
Head-up display
Blind spot detection
Side- and top-view cameras
Lane departure warning
Automatic high beams
Luxury seating package- $3200
Active front seats
Power rear and side window shades
Front ventilated, multi-contour seats
Rear entertainment package- $2800
Rear-seat entertainment
6-disc DVD changer

ADDITIONAL SPECS:
BMW claims a 0-to-60 time of 5.8 seconds for the 740i, 0.7 second slower than its twin-turbo V-8 sibling, the 750i.

COMPARE TO:
Mercedes-Benz S550, Lexus LS460, Jaguar XJ, Audi A8, Hyundai Equus, Porsche Panamera

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wesloveswine
A8, regular wheelbase is $78,750...quattro. 0-60 MPH: 5.7 sec. Fuel Estimates: 18/28 MPGEnough said.

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