Make / Model Search

BMW - 7 Series - M Sports Package

Latest articles for BMW 7 Series

BMW 7 Series (E65/6 7 Series, Series II)

E65/6 7 Series, Series II

Make: BMW

Model: 7 Series

Released: Jan 1970

Discontinued: Mar 2009

BMW logo1 Jun 2005


BMW toned down the severity of the earlier E65/6 nose and tail with the Series II model launched in mid-’05.

It also took the opportunity to introduce new driver-assist technology, improved cabin ergonomics and revised trim.

But it was the V8 engines that came in for wholesale changes.

The 735i/735Li’s 3.6 unit gave way to the 740i/740Li’s 225kW/390Nm 4.0-litre update, while the 750i/750Li took over from the 4.4-litre 745i/745Li and featured a 270kW/490Nm 4.8-litre Valvetronic V8.

Only the 327kW/600Nm 760Li remained the same mechanically.

WITH a new 7 Series due in 2008, the current E65 model received its final upgrade in June 2007, including the addition of two new model variants.

As the names would suggest, the new 7 Series Executive is designed for comfort while the Sport edition is more dynamic.

The Executive package includes 19-inch wheels and a number of items from the Individual menu, including Alcantara headlining and rear parcel shelf, extended high-grade Merino leather upholstery and a wood-trimmed steering wheel.

Sport Edition features 20-inch Y-spoke alloys, anthracite roof lining, Merino leather upholstery, piano black interior features and includes the previously-available Sport package (suspension control and seats).


When it was new

Latest reviews

Motor industry news

GoAutoNews is Australia’s number one automotive industry journal covering the latest news, future and new model releases, market trends, industry personnel movements, and international events.

Catch up on all of the latest industry news with this week's edition of GoAutoNews
Click here