In order to know about the issue related to BMW 7-Series, there are a lot of spy photographers try to find out its next generation, 2016 BMW 7-Series. Surprisingly, they could get some spy shots about a prototype that is assumed as this car which is under the code G11. Based on the spy shots, we could see the evolutionary style with low and wide front demeanor. Many reports said that basically the BMW’S Future Luxury concept introduced in 2014 at Beijing Auto Show works to complete the style of 2016 BMW 7-Series.
The shots have shown us about the exterior details with the exhaust tip that is available for the latest signature of BMW. At a glance, perhaps it is hard to believe that the car has received a new modular platform because the design seems not changed dramatically from the current model but based on the Future Luxury concept, the new platform is addressed with new technologies for 2016 BMW 7-Series such as carbon fiber construction to keep the weight for this new version down. This way could make the car have 300 and 400 pounds lighter than the current model. People expect to see the carbon used for hood, roof and trunk lid. The lighter bodyweight will improve the acceleration, braking performance and handling.
2016 BMW 7-Series Interior
2016 BMW 7-Series has some new designs element even but still have familiar look. The cabin design surely is quite different from the current model. Because the materials added for the car constructions are different, people also expect to see the carbon fiber panels for the internal structures. For the technology, we do hope to see improved traffic warning systems with other interesting features such as autonomous driving capability, automatic parking and latest connectivity. Full WiFi capability, 3D maps real0time traffic, weather updates, downloadable apps and increased voice activation should be fully offered.
2016 BMW 7-Series Engine
A plug-in hybrid model will be introduced even if for U.S. market the standard options likely are six-, eight, and 12- cylinder in direct injection and turbocharging engine. It is rumored that there will be no V-12. For M performance model, people are expecting to see twin-turbocharged model with V-8 support. It is possible to see 2016 BMW 7-Series with more gears and hybridizations.
2016 BMW 7-Series Competition, Release Date and Price
Audi A8, Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Jaguar XJ and Volkswagen Phaeton are the rivals for this car. Even though there is no official information about when the car will be released, many sourced have claimed the car will be available in the market in the end of 2015 or in the beginning of 2016. The price is higher than the current model which could be $80,000 for the base model of 2016 BMW 7-Series.
2016 BMW 7-Series Image Gallery