The 2018 BMW X7 Will Be ‘Much More Than A Long X5’ – Jalopnik

The 2018 BMW X7 Will Be 'Much More Than A Long X5'Image: BMW, ‘chopped by the author

Sources point out a larger BMW SUV compared to we’ve ever seen is due in 2018, along with an ultralux version in the functions as well.

At this year’s Brand-new York Auto Show, BMW AG Sales and Marketing Director Ian Robertson told British vehicle website AutoExpress that the X7 SUV “won’t show up this year or next, however it’s well with the improvement phases,” including “there’s rather minor resemblance to the X5, so it’s not an extensive wheelbase X5. It’s rather different—we wished it to have actually its very own identity.”

The vehicle is coming, one means or another. however publicly-released details have actually been really sparse. “We will certainly be broadening our model range along with the BMW X7,” BMW CEO Harald Krüger said in a press release earlier this month. “We are additionally taking an in-depth check out the extra potential of this highly attractive segment.”

Meanwhile, Robertson additionally told Automotive News that it will certainly really come in 2 flavors: the standard seven-seat model, and a much more “premium” four-seat model along with a $100,000-ish fee tag and “a unique look.”

Sounds enjoy it’s effectively checking out be a longroof 7-Collection along with a minor additional ground clearance. In which case, awesome.

BMW has actually been bringing us some impressive cars in the road performance vein along with the M2 and i8, it will certainly be fantastic to observe just what their suggestion of a maximized luxury utility automobile looks like.

Luxury SUV buyers, rejoice!