Standard adaptive headlights move with the front wheels to enhance night vision through curves. Because the 760Li has a longer wheelbase, backseat occupants enjoy an additional 5. Lineup Four 7 Series models are available for 2005. Interior Like the V-8-powered 745, the 760 seats up to five occupants. Reproduction of part or all of the contents of this web-site in any form is prohibited and may not be recopied and shared with a third party. But there's a rub: Running lean produces an exhaust that's rich in oxides of nitrogen, and current catalysts can't remove them. Although there is no certainty of the content, it is for informational purposes only.
Rear-seat side-impact airbags are offered as an option. This all-new engine is only available in the U. Both the long-wheelbase 760Li and a standard-length 760i sedan are available for 2005. Transmission is provided by a 6 speed Automatical gearbox with Rear wheel drive. Also, in certain conditions, the injectors pulse twice during a compression-and-combustion event to promote complete burns.
Silent, hidden fans and heating elements cool or warm your rear end or your soft drink; microchips can instantaneously detect a skidding tire or apply the brakes full force just in case you were distracted by a phone call; power sunshades keep the sun off your rear passengers. The intake manifold and the valve covers are made from lightweight magnesium rather than aluminum or steel. The 745Li and 760Li L for long offer even greater legroom in the back seats. Loaded with technical advances, the 6. Even Cadillac has a V-12 in the works. Fuel can be injected at any time, not only when the intake valve is open.
Maybe we simply need more time in one to get used to iDrive. This excellent mixing can allow the engine to run with lean air-to-fuel ratios, which increases gas mileage. Its latest street engine, the 6. We love the driving dynamics, but as we've reported before, we're perplexed by the ergonomics and the overly teched iDrive interior-control system. An electronic parking brake is used, and available Active Cruise Control can maintain a set distance from the vehicle ahead.
The self-leveling rear suspension uses air springs. The three years since the 7 Series launch have tempered controversy over its stunning styling only a little, and the styling direction introduced on 7 can now be seen on the 5 Series sedan, 6 Series coupe, Z3 sports car, as well as the 2006 3 Series models. Therefore, the estimated fuel consumption data may vary compared to the actual real fuel consumption data. You do not acquire ownership rights to any content, document or other materials viewed through the site. Its responsive engine and six-speed automatic transmission, its magic-carpet ride quality, excellent handling and awesomely powerful brakes deliver the ultimate in big-sedan driver control. Whichever 7 Series you choose, starting with the standard 745i, you'll get a sedan that's big, smooth, fast and inspiring. However, conditions inside the combustion chamber are about as welcoming as, well, Hell, with temperatures of more than 1000 degrees Fahrenheit and pressures up to 70 atmospheres.
These data were compiled from sources published by the official and nonofficial websites and catalogues of brands and companies. Fat-cat rides simply aren't cool these days unless there are 12 thumping pistons underhood. Fuel tank capacity is 88 liters. The six-speed adaptive automatic transmission uses shift-by-wire technology and is controlled with a selector behind the steering wheel. The 760Li can be equipped with optional, separate automatic air conditioning and a cooling box for beverages. There's also Valvetronic, a separate but ingenious system that adjusts intake-valve lift, thereby obviating the usual throttle plate and reducing pumping losses.
The long-wheelbase Li models are 5. Violations of copyright will be prosecuted under the fullest extent of the law. Our improved algorithm coefficients were calculated for each model particularly. It's muscle-flexing time among the world's carmakers, making for a horsepower race that we haven't seen the likes of since the 1960s. The 7 is hardly a lightweight, nor is it small, but it is remarkably wieldy for a luxobarge.
An electronically controlled sunblind for the rear window and a Logic7 stereo system are standard. Not surprisingly, all 7 Series sedans come standard with a long list of luxury features, including interiors trimmed in a choice of rich leathers and woods. An electronic parking brake is used, and available Active Cruise Control can maintain a set distance from the vehicle ahead. Sirius Satellite Radio is optional. While reviewing vehicles, the actual data should be considered as real fuel consumption. The power is so smooth that in some ways the nearly 5000-pound 760Li doesn't feel as fast as it is.
The V12 models include soft-touch door-closing assists, heated and ventilated seats front and rear, Park Distance Control to keep track of those hard-to-see obstacles and power privacy shades. The six-speed adaptive automatic transmission uses shift-by-wire technology and is controlled with a selector behind the steering wheel. The rest of the car is still a somewhat mixed bag. An aluminum suspension with Active Roll Stabilization is intended to reduce body roll. Virtually everything in the cabin is controlled through a single mouse-like interface called iDrive. This new V-12 is pure magic, with a seamless power curve and an extremely satisfying muted roar.
The resulting data is purely informative, our website cannot be held responsible. And the level of technology the 7 Series offers is mind boggling. Some product and company names mentioned on this site may be trademarks of their respective owners. Estimated Fuel Consumption Actual fuel consumption for vehicles is specified in 'Factory data' table. That may seem like a subtle difference when compared with regular fuel injection, where the injector is mounted outside the combustion chamber and in the intake port. Spend any time behind the wheel of this car, and you, too, will feel like a master of the universe. Knee airbags for front occupants are also installed.