BMW 750i E38

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BMW 750i E38 overview

Based on the new E38 automobile platform, the BMW 7 Series was available in both Europe and North America (standard or long wheelbase, the latter only in the United States). One year after being introduced to the American market, the new 4.4L V8 variant of the 7 Series was equipped with a glass sunroof replacing the previous steel one. Finally, some new safety features were available as standard options starting 1997 (for the 1998 year model), including side impact front airbags and a Head Protection System. Rear airbags were also optional since 1998. This model received a slight facelift in 1998, preparing the market for the 4th generation model in 2001.

The BMW 750i is a rear wheel drive car, with the engine placed in the front, and a 4 door saloon (sedan) body.The BMW 750i is one of the E38 range of cars from BMW. The 12 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 5.4 litres. It produces power and torque figures of 322 bhp (326 PS/240 kW) at 5000 rpm and 490 Nm (361 lbft/50 kgm) at 3900 rpm respectively.The engine transfers its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed automatic gearbox.

It weighs a claimed 2055 kg at the kerb.Maximum speed claimed is 250 km/h (155 mph), official fuel consumption figures are 21.2/10.2/14.2 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 338.0 g/km. More specs and user manual of BMW 750i you can see in next review.

BMW 750i E38

BMW 750i E38 specification

General information
Model: BMW Series 7
Body type: sedan
Door Number 4
Seats 5
Engine: 5379ccm
Engine type: V12
Engine power: 326hp @5000rpm
Consumption 21.5
Top speed: 250 km/h.
Acceleration to 100 km/h in 6.8s

Engine and transmission
Torque: 490Nm @3900rpm
2 valves per cylinder
Location valves and the distribution shaft with 2-distribution Pinion
The layout engine in front, longitudinally
The system of food distributed fuel injection
Multi-rear suspension with longitudinal, transverse and diagonal levers, screw springs, stabilizer lateral stability
Front ventilated disc brakes
Rear ventilated disc brakes

Chassis and dimensions
Length 4985 mm
Width 1860 mm
Height 1440 mm
Wheelbase 2930 mm
Track wheels front 1550 mm
Track wheels at the rear of 1570 mm
Clearance 120 mm
Tire 235/60 R16
Weight: 1980 kg
The total: 2515 kg
The volume of the luggage 500 liters
Fuel tank 85 l

BMW 750i E38
BMW 750i E38

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