Recently, in January this year, German Car Maker BMW had listed the X7 flagship SUV on its official India website. The launch of the car is anticipated soon, as it has been spotted in disguise undergoing testing in India.
The BMW X7 spied here is the base-spec xDrive 40i variant and is powered by a 3.0-litre petrol engine that delivers 340PS of power and 450 Nm of torque, and the all-time list in India top-spec M50d variant gets a 3.0-litre diesel unit offering 400PS and 760Nm. Both the engines are integrated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox and have BMW’s xDrive four-wheel drive system with surface-specific modes. To know the precise information about the power and performance of the car, we will have to wait for its official launch.
Some of the interior features which are excavated via teased images include two 12.3-inch displays for the instrument cluster and infotainment, four-zone climate control with the choice of six-colour ambient lighting and five-zone climate control.
Other highlighting features are auto parking, a three-section panoramic sunroof, air suspension at both axles, ambient air package with six fragrances (optional) and 1500W 20 speaker Bowers & Wilkins 3D sound system (optional).
The India-spec model seems to inherent specifications such as active cruise control with stop & go function, steering and lane control assistant and a lane-keeping assistant and side collision protection, from the global-spec model..
It is anticipated that prices of the X7 will start from Rs 1 crore and its sale will commence from the second half of 2019. The X7 will lock horns with the likes of Mercedes-Benz GLS, whose third-gen model is hoped to be available for sale in India by 2020.