The company BMW continues to increase its influence in the market SUV and plans to expand the line of X-Series cars. The most anticipated news was the official statement about the appearance of a large crossover BMW X7 2017. Its production is planned to start by 2017 at the factory in Spartanburg.
2017 BMW X7 release date
In the network appeared spy shots photos of test mules of the model. Which means the release of new items is close enough. It is expected that the model will be presented at the end of 2016, and production and sales will begin in early 2017.
Release date: early 2017
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While the Bavarians are very humble in giving details about BMW X7. However, it was learned that the X7 will be the largest in a line of crossovers. The crossover premium will get excellent dynamic characteristics, coupled with high fuel efficiency and superior riding comfort, in the best traditions of the brand BMW.
The company does not hide that the BMW X7 2017 aimed at the U.S. market, because there is an increasing demand for large SUVs like the Lincoln Navigator, Cadillac Escalade and Mercedes-Benz GL. The main aim will be to capture significant market share.
2017 BMW X7 plant
Perhaps, the plant in Spartanburg for the production of 2017 BMW X7 was not chosen by chance. Located in North America in the state of South Carolina, it produces with a full cycle of production of the new X4, X3, X5 and X6. And to build up the logistics to send X7 to domestic market of America and world markets will be easier. To expand the production capacity of the plant, BMW will invest 1 billion $ in the next two years, making the plant the largest plant of this brand in the world.
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2017 BMW X7 production plans
Expansion and modernization of plant capacity BMWs will increase from 300 thousand to 450 thousand cars annually produced on the Assembly line. Will create about 800 new jobs. And since the start of the plant in 1994, were produced 2.6 million cars BMW. Now in the era of the new BMW X7 2017. We will wait for further news about X7.
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2017 BMW X7 engine specs
According to the information portal of the BMW Blog, the crossover will be built on the basis of the next generation Rolls-Royce Phantom, and, accordingly, it will be the second model on the same aluminum platform.
The engine range is planned to be a three-liter petrol and diesel engines with turbocharging. Position the top of the unit must take a V8 4,4 l, BMW but in thinking and developing a hybrid modification with diesel-electric propulsion system.
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