Research 2016 BMW 7 Series specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

740i Sedan


Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.5
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.7
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.2


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.4


Displacement 3.0 L/183
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 320 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 1380

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 126.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 64.6
Track Width, Front (in) 63.5
Height, Overall (in) 58.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.8
Length, Overall (in) 206.6

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.6

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 39.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.2
Second Head Room (in) 38.9
Second Leg Room (in) 44.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4
Passenger Capacity 5


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 24


Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42


Vehicle Name BMW 7 Series
Body Style Sedan


Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link


Rear Tire Size P275/35YR20
Rear Tire Size P275/40YR19
Rear Tire Size P245/50VR18
Spare Tire Size Compact
Spare Tire Size
Front Tire Size P245/40YR20
Front Tire Size P245/45YR19
Front Tire Size P245/50VR18
Rear Tire Size P245/45VR19
Front Tire Size P245/45VR19
Spare Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code 300
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code


Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.14
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.20
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 8
Trans Order Code 2TB
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.64
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.72
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.08
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.46


EPA Classification Large Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4225


Spare Wheel Size (in)
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Rear Wheel Size (in) 20 X 10
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 X 8.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 20 X 8.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 X 8.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 X 9.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Material Aluminum