2011 BMW 740i
The 7 Series has always been a member of the resentable class: Capable, yes, but with a pomposity that says "a 5 Series would have been fine, but I want you to fully appreciate the size of my bank or...". But a "740" on the rump indicates a fresh new approach to powering BMW's flagship. Brian Cooley takes you for a drive to check the tech.
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