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BMW 740i

General information

ModelBMW 740i
CategoryStation wagons/estate cars
Rating62.1 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other cars

Main features, safety and ecconomy

Engine size4000 ccm (244.08 cubic inches)
Fuel typeGasoline
Fuel mixed driving11.2 litres/100 km (21.00 miles per gallon)
DriveRear wheels
TransmissionAutomatic, 6-speed
Airbags6. Front airbags. Side airbags.

Engine and transmission

Engine locationFront, longitudinal
Displacement4000 ccm (244.08 cubic inches)
Engine typeV8
Max power306.00 PS (225 kW or 302 HP) at 6300 Rev. per min.
Max torque391 Nm (39.9 kgf-m or 288.4 ft.lbs) at 3500 Rev. per min.
Bore x stroke81.2 x 84.0 mm (3.2 x 3.3 inches)
Fuel systemElectronic fuel injection (EFI)
Valves per cylinder4
Fuel controlDouble overhead cam (DOHC)
Cooling systemLiquid
GearboxAutomatic, 6-speed

Speed and acceleration

Top speed250.0 km/h (155.3 mph)
0-100 km/h (0-62 mph)6.8 seconds
Power/weight ratio0.1557 PS/kg

Exterior and interior

Max no. of doors4
Passenger space2945 litres (778 gallons)
Cargo space500 litres (132 gallons)
Optional cargo space500 litres (132 gallons)
Climate controlClimate control

Steering, brakes and tires

Turn circle14 m (531.5 inches)
Front brakesVentilated disks
Rear brakesVentilated disks
Brake detailsAntiblocking system, Electronic brake distribution, Automatic stabilisation control Antiblocking system (ABS).
Front suspensionIndependent
Rear suspensionMulitlink

Dimensions and weight

Weight1965 kg (4,332.1 pounds)
Max weight with load2450 kg (5,401.3 pounds)
Towing weight2100 kg (4,629.7 pounds)
Overall length5040 mm (198.4 inches)
Overall width1910 mm (75.2 inches)
Overall height1500 mm (59.1 inches)
Wheelbase3000 mm (118.1 inches)
Fuel capacity88.0 litres (23.25 gallons)

Other specifications

Aprox price as new EUR69430
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