BMW X7

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BMW X7
Overview
Manufacturer BMW
Model years 2018-
Assembly Greer, South Carolina
Body and chassis
Body style SUV

The BMW X7 is an upcoming sport utility vehicle manufactured by BMW. In March 2014, BMW confirmed that the X7 would be produced with a likely on-sale date in 2018.[1][2][3] The X7 is essentially a BMW 7 series SUV, competing against the likes of the Mercedes Benz GL/GLS and the upcoming Audi Q8. It also competes with the Range Rover, Cadillac Escalade, and Lincoln Navigator.

Production[edit]

It will be built at the BMW US Manufacturing Company plant in Greer, South Carolina. The X7 will have standard three rows of seats and will be built on the same platform as the X5 and X6.[4][5] It will be the first BMW SUV with an available V12 engine.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BMW X7 4x4 confirmed". Auto Express. 28 March 2014. Retrieved 28 February 2015. 
  2. ^ Boudette, Neil E.; Boston, William (March 21, 2014). "BMW Readies U.S. Factory Expansion". The Wall Street Journal. p. B3. Retrieved 27 March 2014. 
  3. ^ Kurylko, Diana T. (27 March 2014). "BMW X7 poised to make S.C. plant an even bigger manufacturing powerhouse". Automotive News. Retrieved 27 March 2014. 
  4. ^ Undercoffler, David (March 31, 2014). "BMW announces expanded U.S. plant to build X7, plug-in hybrid X5". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 5 May 2014. 
  5. ^ BMW makes X7 in Spartanburg official
  6. ^ "New BMW X7 will be with V12 and starting price from 130,000 euro". autoya.info. 2015-03-22. Retrieved 2015-03-23. 

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