2015 BMW Active Hybrid 7 is the most luxurious of the Active Hybrid series. It aims at taking care of your comfort inside and also leave a strong mark on others while you drive it down the road. In many countries, the vehicle is colloquially called the luxury limousine.
Exterior and Interior
The Active Hybrid 7 is a vehicle with personality and character. It will be available in a range of attractive colors including jet black, alpine white, dark graphite metallic, space grey metallic and ruby black metallic. It is 205.5 inches long, 74.9 inches wide, 58.3 inches high and it has a ground clearance of 6 inches. Its wheelbase is long measuring 126.4 inches, which is the reason that it looks like a luxury car. Its standard exterior features include adaptive suspension dampers, LED foglights, adaptive xenon headlights, and automatic wipers. Additional features like power managed trunk lid and doors are available with the Executive package. The trunk space measures 12.7 cubic feet.
The interior design of the Active Hybrid reveals superior taste. The seats are upholstered in comfortable leather with wood highlights and careful use of high quality materials will surely make you appreciate BMW’s effort. Because of the extended wheelbase, the legroom in both front and rear rows is spacious. The dashboard has the superior navigation system and the screen has the iDrive display. With such features, driving the BMW should not only be pleasurable but also be stress free.
Engine and Mileage
Under the hood, the Active Hybrid is powered by inline-6 engine with a capacity of 3.0liter. The electric motor receives its power from the lithium-ion battery pack. This BMW is expected to provide an output of 350hp with a torque of 370lb-ft. It will be a rear wheel drive with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The use of inline-6 ensures that the vehicle will be as powerful as it would be if it had V6 engine. As per the automaker, the Active Hybrid should not take more than 6 seconds to reach a speed of 60mph. Its mpg has been calculated at 22 on city roads and 30 on highways.
2015 BMW Active Hybrid – Price and Release Data
It is most likely to be priced close to $92,500 and should be out in the showrooms during the last months of 2015.
The number of choices will let you customize the BMW just as you would like it to be. Although, you may find other cheaper options in the market, hardly any other vehicle offers the unique combination of comfort and performance like the 2015 BMW Active Hybrid 7.