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BMW 740e iPerformance: Hybrid 7 Series with 2.1 liters consumption

Geneva Motor Show 2020
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B MW is now also expanding its range of plug-in hybrid models towards the upper class. The BMW 740e made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show, which according to the standard should be satisfied with 2.1 liters per 100 kilometers. The all-wheel drive version 740e xDrive is supposed to burn 2.3 liters.

BMW 740e with turbo four-cylinder and electric motor

To get the cheap consumption figures, the BMW 740e combines a two-liter -Turbo four-cylinder petrol engine with 258 hp and 400 Nm torque with an electric motor integrated in the gearbox housing, which provides 83 kW and 250 Nm. The system performance mentioned by BMW is 326 hp and 500 Nm. The 9.2 kWh lithium-ion battery sits under the rear seat and gives the 740e a load capacity of 420 liters. The electric motor can function as a booster, generator or exclusive drive. In pure electric mode, the BMW 740e has a top speed of 140 km /h, the all-electric range is a maximum of 40 km.

But there is performance data: The normal 740e sprints from zero to 100 in 5 , 6 seconds, the long 740e in 5.7 seconds and the long all-wheel drive in 5.5 seconds.

The high-voltage battery can be connected to any household socket in just under 4 hours, to a special wallbox or to public charging stations 3 hours to be charged. The charging socket is in the left front fender.

The standard equipment of the BMW 740e includes stationary air conditioning, which is operated via the battery (when connected to the mains).

The hybrid technology at a glance.

New iPerformance label

Incidentally, the new BMW 740e is the first BMW model to carry the new iPerformance label, with which BMW is the technology transfer from BMW i to the core brand BMWwant to demonstrate. From July 2016, all BMW plug-in hybrid vehicles will receive the iPerformance label. In future, iPerformance affiliation can be recognized by an i logo on the front side wall, blue elements typical of BMW i in the kidney and wheel hubs and an eDrive logo on the C-pillar.

Prices for the BMW 740e iPerformance The Bavarians haven't named yet.


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