2015 BMW 7 Series 40i

2015 BMW 7 Series 40i Specifications

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7.9L/100km
5 stars

About the 2015 BMW 7 Series 40i

The 2015 BMW 7 Series 40i is a rear-wheel drive four-door sedan that was released to the Australian market on 01/09/2014 classified as a F01 MY15. The 7 Series is regarded as an upper large car built in Germany with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$64,700.

The 7 Series is a rear-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 3.0L TURBO 6 engine that has 235 kW of power (at 5800 rpm) and 450 Nm of torque (at 1300 rpm) via an Eight-speed Automatic. BMW claims the 7 Series 40i uses 7.9L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 184g of CO2. It has a 82L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 1038km per full tank.

The 7 Series measures 1479mm (58.2 inches) in height, 5072mm (199.7 inches) in length, 1902mm (74.9 inches) in width with a 3070mm (120.9 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1860kg (4100.6 lbs) of unladen weight. The 7 Series 40i comes standard with 245/50 R18 front tyres and 245/50 R18 rear tyres. It requires a service every 24 months or 25,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2015 BMW 7 Series 40i has a 144mm ground clearance with a 2100kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity. It has a final gear ratio of 3.73.

The 7 Series has received a 5 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Inner Guard and the compliance plate is located on the Pass Side Lower B-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to WBAYA620%0CU34567.


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BMW 7 Series 40i Details
Price-
Used Price From DealerA$64,700
Trade-In ValueA$56,300
SeriesF01 MY15
Body Stylefour-door sedan
Release date01/09/2014
Discontinued date31/10/2015
Drive typeRWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Inner Guard
Compliance plate locationPass Side Lower B-Pillar
VIN ExampleWBAYA620%0CU34567
Country of originGermany
SegmentUpper Large Car
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors4
Seating capacity5
BMW 7 Series 40i Engine Specifications
TypeTURBO MPFI
Size2979cc, 3.0L
Power @ RPM 235kW @ 5800rpm (315.1 hp)
Torque @ RPM450Nm @ 1300rpm (331.9 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged six-cylinder
Number of Valves24
ValvesVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
Euro Rating-
Compression ratio10.2
Power/weight ratio126.3kw/tonne
Bore/stroke89.6mm × 84mm (3.5in × 3.3in)
BMW 7 Series 40i Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Automatic
Drive typerear-wheel drive
Steering typeRACK & PINION - POWER ASSISTED
Turning circle12.2m (40.0 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size245/50 R18 - 8x18
Rear tyre & wheel size245/50 R18 - 8x18
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut, Double wishbone, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar, Rear Air Suspension
BMW 7 Series 40i Fuel Specifications
Fuel typePREMIUM UNLEADED PETROL
Fuel tank capacity82L
Fuel consumption (combined average)7.9L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)-
Vehicle range1038.0km (645.0 miles)
Emission standard-
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)184g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
BMW 7 Series 40i Dimensions
Length5072mm (199.7 inches)
Width1902mm (74.9 inches)
Height1479mm (58.2 inches)
Wheelbase3070mm (120.9 inches)
Front track1611mm (63.4 inches)
Rear track1650mm (65.0 inches)
Ground clearance144mm (5.7 inches)
Unladen weight1860kg (4100.6 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass2505kg (5522.6 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
BMW 7 Series 40i Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity2100kg (4629.7 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
BMW 7 Series 40i Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
BMW 7 Series 40i Servicing
Service interval (km)25,000 km
Service interval (months)24 months
BMW 7 Series 40i Options
Standard Features
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Air Con + Climate Control Multi Zone
  • Active High Beam Control
  • Adaptive Damping Control
  • Active Front Head Restraints
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft
  • Adjustable Speed Limiter
  • Automatic Stop/Start
  • Ambient Temperature Display
  • Anti-theft Wheel Bolts
  • AUX/USB Input Socket
  • 18 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Brake Energy Regeneration
  • Brake-pad Wear Indicator
  • Comfort Access System
  • Cornering Brake Control
  • Cruise Control
  • CD with 6 CD Stacker
  • Chrome Front Grille
  • Cup Holders - Front and Rear
  • Centre Console Box - Multi-purpose
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Digital Audio Broadcast Radio
  • Dynamic Stability Control
  • Door Sill Finishers - Embossed/Personalised
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Emergency Brake Lights - Flashing
  • Exterior Mirrors - Auto Dimming
  • Electric Parking Brake
  • First-Aid Kit
  • Fog Lights - Front
  • Floor Mats - Front & Rear
  • Head Airbags
  • Hard Disk Drive (Built-in)
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Hill Holder
  • High Mounted Rear Stop Light
  • Head Up Display
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Keyless Entry and Drive
  • Lights on Exterior Door Handles
  • LED Headlights
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Metallic Paint
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Mobile Phone Connectivity
  • Map/Reading Lights - Front
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Parking Distance Control Front
  • Power front seats
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators & Folding
  • Power Steering
  • Power Sunblind - Rear Side Windows
  • Power Sunroof
  • Rear Air Suspension
  • Remote Boot/Hatch Release
  • Radio Compact Disc Player
  • Remote Fuel Lid Release
  • Runflat Safety Tyres
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror Auto Dimming
  • Side Airbags
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Seatbelts - Load Limiters Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Lap/Sash for All Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Automatic/Self levelling Suspension
  • Sound System with 12 Speakers
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Trip Computer
  • Traction Control System
  • Television
  • Ventilated Front Seats
  • Voice Recognition System
  • Wood Grain Trim
Optional Features
  • Active Steering - A$3,600
  • 19 Inch Alloy Wheels - A$3,100
  • Cruise Control Intelligent/Active - A$4,700
  • Driver Assist Pack - A$1,200
  • Driver Assist Pack Plus - A$4,400
  • Dynamic Drive - A$5,250
  • Heated Rear Seats - A$1,200
  • Leather Trim Special - A$6,900
  • M Sport Package II - A$9,000
  • Night View Assist - A$4,500
  • Rear Seat Enhancement Pack - A$6,200
  • Premium Sound System - A$2,600