2008 BMW 7 Series

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$76,800-$124,100
$70,655-$114,170
15 CITY / 23 HWY
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  • Name 750i (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 76800.00 Engine 4.8L/293 City/Hwy MPG 17/25
  • Name ALPINA B7 (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 115000.00 Engine 4.4L/268 City/Hwy MPG 15/23
  • Name 750Li (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 79900.00 Engine 4.8L/293 City/Hwy MPG 17/25
  • Name 760Li (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 124100.00 Engine 6.0L/364 City/Hwy MPG 14/22
INTERIOR
  • Perforated Nasca leather seat trim
  • 20-way pwr heated front comfort seats-inc: 4-way pwr lumbar, articulated upper backrests, adjustable backrest width, adjustable thigh support, 2-position driver seat memory, passenger seat memory, active headrests w/adjustable side support
  • Climate-controlled illuminated front console compartment-inc: coinholder, trunk release lockout, phone provision
  • Rear center armrest w/storage compartment
  • Front/rear floor mats
  • Leather-wrapped pwr tilt/telescopic multi-function steering wheel w/auto tilt- up-inc: audio controls, phone controls, cruise controls, (1) programmable control, 2-position memory, shift controls
  • Electronic control stalks
  • Electronic analog speedometer & tachometer w/variable warning segment
  • LCD main & trip odometers
  • LCD displays & warning indicators in dial faces
  • Park distance control w/graphic display
  • iDrive concept-inc: condition-based service system, trip computer, GPS navigation, voice command, short message system
  • Vehicle & key memory-inc: programmable pathway lighting feature
  • Check control vehicle monitor system
  • Service interval indicator w/time & miles-to-service readout
  • Brake wear display
  • On-board computer
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Pwr windows-inc: 1-touch open/close, key-off operation, anti-trapping feature
  • Central locking system w/double-lock anti-theft system & selective unlocking
  • Remote keyless entry-inc: window open, trunk release, moonroof opening, alarm
  • BMW Assist-inc: auto collision notification, SOS button, roadside assistance, (4) year subscription
  • Programmable cruise control
  • Alarm system w/interior motion detector
  • Coded driveaway protection
  • 3-function BMW universal garage door opener
  • AM/FM stereo w/CD player-inc: radio data system (RDS), (10) speakers w/(2) subwoofers
  • Auxiliary audio input in middle console
  • FM diversity antenna
  • Bluetooth wireless technology-inc: phonebook downloading, speech recognition
  • 4-zone automatic climate control-inc: solar sensor, auto recirculation, heat-at-rest feature, auto activated-charcoal micro-filter ventilation, humidity control, mist sensor
  • Rear window defogger
  • Locking glovebox w/rechargeable take-out flashlight
  • Dual front/rear cupholders
  • Smokers pkg
  • Auxiliary pwr outlet in passenger-side footwell area
  • American walnut wood trim
  • Front/rear dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors
  • LED "atmosphere" lights in C-pillars
  • Lighting-inc: dual front/rear reading lights, front/rear footwell lights, door panel lighting
  • Fully finished trunk
  • 20-way pwr heated & ventilated front multi-function front bucket seats-inc: 4-way pwr lumbar, articulated upper backrests, seat memory, active headrests w/adjustable side support, active driver seat
  • Heated rear seats
  • Front/rear floor mats w/ALPINA logo
  • ALPINA door sill trim
  • Lavalina leather-wrapped pwr tilt/telescopic ALPINA steering wheel w/auto tilt-up-inc: audio controls, phone controls, cruise controls, (1) programmable control, SWITCH-TRONIC shift buttons, memory
  • Unique instrumentation w/ALPINA blue background & red dial pointers-inc: digital fuel gauge, fuel range, distance to destination, speedometer, tachometer w/variable warning segment
  • Comfort access-inc: multi-function remote, selective unlocking, keyless entry, remote trunk release, window open, moonroof open, alarm
  • LOGIC7 audio system-inc: AM/FM stereo, in-dash 6-disc CD changer, digital sound processing (DSP), radio data system (RDS), (13) speakers w/(2) subwoofers, MP3 capability
  • Sirius satellite radio w/lifetime subscription
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Alcantara headliner
  • Pwr rear & rear side window shades-inc: driver & rear passenger controls
  • Ski bag
  • 20-way pwr heated & ventilated front comfort seats-inc: 4-way pwr lumbar, articulated upper backrests, adjustable backrest width, adjustable thigh support, 2-position driver seat memory, passenger seat memory, active headrests w/adjustable side support, active driver seat w/gentle massage action
  • 14-way pwr heated & ventilated rear comfort seats-inc: 4-way lumbar support, articulated upper backrest, auto headrest height adjustment
  • Illuminated door sills w/"V12" logo
  • Leather-wrapped pwr tilt/telescopic multi-function heated steering wheel w/auto tilt-up-inc: audio controls, phone controls, cruise controls, (1) programmable control, 2-position memory
  • High-gloss 2-tone burr walnut wood trim
  • Extended leather trim on instrument panel & rear sides of front seat backrests
  • Alcantara headliner & sun visors
EXTERIOR
  • Pwr tilt/slide moonroof-inc: pwr retention, 1-touch operation, conceal panel, wind deflector
  • Aluminum hood & front fenders
  • Smooth underbody
  • Body-color roof moldings
  • Front/rear body-color bumpers
  • Xenon adaptive automatic headlights-inc: dynamic auto-leveling, high-pressure headlight washers
  • Halogen front foglights
  • Adaptive brake lights
  • Auto-dimming pwr folding heated mirrors-inc: reverse gear activated passenger auto-tilt-down, 2-position memory
  • Infrared windshield
  • Heated rain-sensing windshield wipers-inc: heated washer fluid reservoir
  • Illuminated door handles & ground illumination
  • Continuously variable stepless door brakes
  • ALPINA front/rear bumpers
  • ALPINA front/rear spoilers
  • High-gloss satin chrome side window trim
  • Auto-dimming pwr heated mirrors-inc: memory, reverse gear activated passenger auto-tilt-down
  • Pwr soft-close automatic doors & trunk lid
  • Chrome roof moldings
  • Shadowline side window trim
MECHANICAL
  • 4.8L DOHC 32-valve V8 engine-inc: double-VANOS steplessly variable valve timing, Valvetronic
  • 2-stage intake manifold
  • Electronically controlled engine cooling
  • Aluminum block & cylinder heads
  • Comfort start w/engine start/stop button
  • 6-speed Steptronic automatic transmission w/OD-inc: adaptive transmission control (ATC), sport & manual modes, electric range & mode selectors
  • Dynamic stability control (DSC)-inc: dynamic traction control (DTC), dynamic brake control (DBC), cornering/braking stability enhancement, electronic brake proportioning, brake fade compensation, brake standby, brake drying, start-off assistant
  • Front/rear active roll stabilization (ARS)
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Liquid cooled alternator
  • Aluminum double-pivot strut-type front suspension w/coil springs
  • Aluminum 4-link integral rear suspension w/coil springs
  • Twin-tube gas-pressure shock absorbers
  • Aluminum front/rear subframes
  • Front/rear stabilizer bars
  • P245/50VR18 all-season tires
  • 18" x 8.0" star spoke alloy wheels (style 175)
  • Vehicle-speed-sensitive rack & pinion pwr steering
  • 4-wheel vented disc brakes
  • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Automatic electromechanical parking brake
  • 4.4L DOHC 32-valve supercharged V8 engine-inc: radial supercharger & intercooler for pressurized air, Valvetronic, double-VANOS steplessly variable valve timing, steplessly variable induction system
  • Higher-capacity engine oil cooler & supercharger cooler
  • 6-speed SWITCH-TRONIC automatic transmission w/OD-inc: adaptive transmission control (ATC), (3) modes (normal, sport & manual), separate oil cooler
  • Dynamic stability control (DSC)-inc: dynamic traction control, electronic brake proportioning, cornering/braking stability enhancement
  • ALPINA sport-tuned suspension calibration
  • P235/35ZR21 front performance tires
  • P285/30ZR21 rear performance tires
  • 21" x 9.0" front ALPINA classic alloy wheels
  • 21" x 10.5" rear ALPINA classic alloy wheels
  • Large-diameter 4-wheel vented disc brakes
  • Exhaust system w/metallic catalysts
  • 6.0L DOHC DI 48-valve V12 engine-inc: double-VANOS steplessly variable valve timing, Valvetronic
  • Electronic damping control-inc: "Sport" setting
  • Aluminum 4-link integral self-leveling rear suspension w/air springs
  • P245/45WR19 front performance tires
  • P275/40WR19 rear performance tires
  • 19" x 9.0" front star spoke alloy wheels (style 89)
  • 19" x 10" rear star spoke alloy wheels (style 89)
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • 4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
    • Driver/front passenger dual-threshold dual-stage airbags w/passenger deployment sensor
    • Front seat side-impact airbags
    • Front/rear seat head protection system (AHPS II) curtain airbags
    • Active knee protection airbags
    • Intelligent safety & info system (ISIS) for deployment of safety systems
    • Front safety belts w/automatic pretensioners & force limiters
    • Child safety rear door locks
    • LATCH attachment of child-restraint safety seat
    • All-passenger automatic locking retractor (ALR)
    • Emergency interior trunk release
    • Dynamic stability control (DSC)-inc: dynamic traction control (DTC), dynamic brake control (DBC), cornering/braking stability enhancement, electronic brake proportioning, brake fade compensation, brake standby, brake drying, start-off assistant
    • Front/rear active roll stabilization (ARS)
    • Front & rear bumpers w/hydraulic energy absorbers & front compressible elements
    • Impact sensor (automatically turns on hazard/interior lights, unlocks doors & disconnects alternator, fuel pump & starter)
    • Battery safety terminal
    • Advanced crash safety management (ACSM) for deployment of safety systems
    • Dynamic stability control (DSC)-inc: dynamic traction control, electronic brake proportioning, cornering/braking stability enhancement
    • Automatic pretensioners in safety belts at rear outboard seating positions
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