bmw 740

2016 BMW 7 Series: First Look

By Kelsey Mays on June 11, 2015


Competes with: Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Audi A8/S8, Jaguar XJ, Lexus LS Looks like: A wider, more sinewy 5 Series with a bigger grille Drivetrain: 320-hp, turbocharged six-cylinder (740i) or 445-hp, twin-turbo V-8 (750i) with eight-speed automatic transmission; rear- or all-wheel drive… Read More

2016 BMW 7 Series: First Look

By Kelsey Mays on June 11, 2015

Competes with: Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Audi A8/S8, Jaguar XJ, Lexus LS Looks like: A wider, more sinewy 5 Series with a bigger grille Drivetrain: 320-hp, turbocharged six-cylinder (740i) or 445-hp, twin-turbo V-8 (750i) with eight-speed automatic transmission; rear- or all-wheel drive… Read More

2015 BMW 740 Review

By Aaron Bragman on April 13, 2015

In my opinion, opting for a diesel engine in the BMW 7 Series gets you all the luxury and speed of the gas-powered German luxury flagship, with the added bonus of better fuel efficiency. Find out more in my review.… Read More

Used Luxury-Car Prices Fall Again in February

By Mike Hanley on March 5, 2015

Sellers dropped the average asking prices on luxury cars in February, and it's led to prices that are now thousands of dollars lower than we saw at the beginning of the year. Related: More Used-Car News Buyers looking for a… Read More

The Top 10 Worst Car Redesigns Since 2000

By David Thomas on November 10, 2014

Typically when a car gets redesigned, it gets better. An automaker has likely spent years improving its performance, styling and comfort to make car shoppers take note. A redesigned model can spark sales, and the most successful ones can change… Read More

Used BMW Prices Fall Most in September

By Mike Hanley on September 26, 2014

Used-car prices continue to sink, extending a trend that began in the spring. Compared to August, average September listing prices for 2011 to 2013 model-year cars were down 1.1 percent ($250) to $22,354. Average prices have now fallen nearly $900… Read More

BMW Prices 2014 BMW 7 Series Diesel at $30 More than Audi A8 TDI

By Kelsey Mays on January 27, 2014

The BMW 7 Series gets its latest and likely most fuel-efficient version in the 740Ld xDrive, a first-ever U.S. diesel version of the automaker's flagship sedan. Offered in one configuration — long wheelbase with all-wheel drive — the 740Ld xDrive will… Read More

2013 BMW 740 Cars.com Review

By Matt Schmitz on October 23, 2013

When you're shelling out more than $100,000 for a car, you expect to be seated in the lap of luxury. And when Cars.com reviewer Aaron D. Bragman was seated in the 2013 BMW 740, he got what you'd expect. Bragman… Read More

Top 10 Most Polarizing Cars

By Aaron Bragman on September 17, 2013

Maybe you love it, maybe you hate it, but almost certainly you're talking about it. Polarizing cars have that effect on people — but sometimes you just love what you love, even if seems like everyone thinks you're nuts for… Read More

Recall Alert: 2005-2008 BMW 7 Series

By Jennifer Geiger on October 29, 2012

BMW is recalling 45,500 model-year 2005-08 versions of the 7 Series sedan because of problems with the automatic transmission, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The affected vehicles are equipped with the Comfort Access option and were manufactured… Read More

Recall Alert: 2005-2007 BMW 7 Series

By Jennifer Geiger on October 25, 2012

BMW is recalling 7,485 model-year 2005-2007 versions of the 7 Series sedan due to problems with the doors' latching mechanism, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The affected vehicles are equipped with both the Comfort Access and Soft… Read More