Deliveries of the new BMW 7 model to the market are planned for the distant 2021 year, nevertheless, they can familiarize the consumer with the new product very soon by including a demonstration of the car in the program of one of the nearest car dealerships.
According to insider information, the all-electric version may appear in the BMW 7 Series lineup. It is likely that it will be called i7. The battery capacity is likely to be within 80 - 120 kWh. One charge for the future i7 will be enough to cover the distance to 700 km. At the moment, there is no reliable data regarding the future power plant, experts expect to see the BMW 7 Series electric sedan in the top version with a power of at least 650 hp.
As for traditional ICEs, car market experts predict a rejection of the powerful V8 and V12 engines. It is more expedient to use instead of their hybrid installations, with a volume of 3 and 6 liters. According to preliminary data, such hybrid plants will have 560 horsepower.