Specs

Research 1998 BMW 7 Series specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

740iA Sedan

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.0

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140

Engine

Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 310 @ 3900
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.4L/268
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 282 @ 5700

Exterior Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.5
Track Width, Front (in) 60.9
Height, Overall (in) 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 196.2
Wheelbase (in) 115.4

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22.5

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.3
Second Hip Room (in) 56.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.9
Front Hip Room (in) 56.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9
Front Head Room (in) 37.4
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.1

Summary

Vehicle Name BMW 7 Series
Vehicle Name BMW 7 Series
Body Style 4 Door Sedan

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Four-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Anti-Roll Bar
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size P235/60R16
Rear Tire Size P235/60R16
Front Tire Size P235/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -

Transmission

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.51
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.57
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.10
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80

Vehicle

EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4255

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8

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