(4.7) 27 reviews
MSRP: $2,183$12,351
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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When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

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