• (4.8) 12 reviews
  • MSRP: $299$10,683
  • 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
2000 BMW 740

Our Take on the 2000 BMW 740

Giving automotive safety a new twist, BMW adds two "light-armored" Protection Line models for the 7 Series, its flagship sedan.The 740iL and 750iL Protection Line sedans come with Aramide (a fiber reinforcing material) armoring for the front footwells, doors, rear bulkhead, wheel housings and ro... Read Full Report

2000 BMW 740 Reviews

Cars.com Expert Reviews

BMW's big 740i sedan has never exactly been a wallflower, but the availability of a Sport package ($2,600) gives it new vigor that brings it closer to being the life of the party. The 7-series is BMW's flagship four-door. The 740i has a 4.4-liter V8 and starts at $62,970. The 750i has a 5.4-liter V12 and starts at $92,670. These prices are way beyond the average buyer, I know, but ... Read full review for the 2000 BMW 740

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 12 reviews

Write a Review

Great Value for the Price

by Noles Fan from Tallahassee, FL on November 15, 2010

I was a Corvette owner for years and purchased a used 2000 740IL two years ago. The larger vehicle handles just as well if not better than the Corvette. Plenty of power for such a heavy car. Very comf... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

Wondering which configuration is right for you?
Our 2000 BMW 740 trim comparison will help you decide.

2000 BMW 740 Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

Service & Repair

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

Save on maintenance costs and do your own repairs.


Estimate your monthly loan payment.
Asking Price Range
$62,400 - $99,400
Calculate Monthly Payments

Similar Models

Select up to three models to compare with the 2000 BMW 740