• (4.7) 15 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $369–$6,129
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 20
  • Engine: 282-hp, 4.4-liter V-8 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD
1998 BMW 740

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275k miles . Drives great , go anywhere, anytime

by DC from VA on December 1, 2017

Most comfortable vehicle I've ever owned. 4.4 v8 very responsive and handling is by far greater than other vehicles on the market that are newer or even brand new that sell for 40k or less. My 740il ... Read Full Review

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There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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