• (4.7) 27 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,702$12,602
  • 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
2001 BMW 740


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They haven't quite got the hang of those newfangled "crossover" vehicles, but the Bavarians do know how to build some of the world's best luxury/sport sedans. Or at least Paul thinks so. Anita has a different take. According to him, the 2001 BMW 740i Sport is an outstanding example of the German automaker's craft. This $68,470 sedan embodies nearly every desirable attribute th... Read full review for the 2001 BMW 740

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BEST car I've owned! >100K miles still lovin it!

by I LOVE MY BMW!!! from Laguna Beach, CA on January 10, 2011

I bought my 01 740i, sport pkg, m pkg, nav, steptronic, back in 2006 with 99,500 miles. I was a little worries but my mechanic told me it was a GREAT car and not to be scared of the miles. I bought i... Read Full Review

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