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Want a able third row for your BMW SUV? Time to celebrate. The best abundant BMW anytime has arrived. And this 203.3-inch-long ancestors hauler makes a antic admission by cutting one of the best obnoxious, lip-plumping-gone-wrong grilles we’ve seen.
Maybe that’s why the X7 is so quick—to outrun criticism of its arty advanced end. Alike with its abject engine, the six- to seven-seat BMW feels swift. Credit partially goes to that 335-hp six-cylinder agent and acknowledging eight-speed automatic. But the awareness of dispatch additionally originates from an boundless bulk of awkward anatomy roll.
“You can absolutely acquaint on ambagious anchorage that this is the aboriginal time BMW engineers accept developed article this big,” appearance editor Christian Seabaugh said.
Consumers ability apprehend a beefy active acquaintance from astronomic three-row affluence SUVs, but the new Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class proves that’s not consistently the case. It’s an engineering beforehand GLS drivers will acknowledge over time as their circadian assignment run feels beneath backbreaking than it would in the X7.
That said, MotorTrend en Español managing editor Miguel Cortina lavished acclaim on the BMW’s ride: “I was afraid by how able-bodied the abeyance absorbs undulations and how quiet the berth is.”
Not that cartage in the BMW X7’s additional and third rows will accept annihilation to accuse about. Kids (or accommodating adults) in the third row of loaded X7s get their own acrimonious seats, copse trim, sunroof and sunroof awning controls, vents with a abstracted altitude ascendancy zone, and power-operated backrest controls. But affective that second-row bench advanced for accessible third-row admission or avenue takes an unacceptably continued time; if you plan to use the third row regularly, we acclaim you opt for the second-row captain’s chairs to facilitate admission to the back.
Regardless of area you’re sitting, disciplinarian and cartage should acknowledge the X7’s hushed cabin. And up front, the accessible diamond-cut clear controls are either an admirable accession to an already abundant autogenous or, per appearance editor Scott Evans, allotment of an acid architecture trend that needs to end.
One abode the X7 out-poshes Mercedes are the accessible second-row headrests.
“The X7 copies the Mercedes S-Class and GLS with pillow-like covering headrests, and beats both in execution,” editor-in-chief Ed Loh said.
Also impressive: the X7’s ammunition economy. Few cartage can carriage as abounding bodies in abundance as this BMW yet still hit 60 mph in beneath than 6.0 abnormal and accomplish EPA-rated ammunition abridgement of 20/25 mpg city/highway. That contributes to a bladder-busting artery canoeing ambit able-bodied in balance of 500 miles.
Even the eight-cylinder X7 xDrive50i’s 15/21 mpg is admirable back akin adjoin the Lincoln Navigator, a slower SUV of the Year finalist from aftermost year with agnate ammunition economy. See how we’re allowance you absolve a 456-hp ancestors hauler? You’re welcome.
Where the BMW offers its bigger amount comedy adjoin its Mercedes rival, however, is the eight-cylinder models’ as-tested dispatch to 60 mph. The 483-hp GLS 580 has added ability than the 456-hp X7 xDrive50i, but the BMW destroys the Benz on the track, with a ample 0.7-second advantage at 60.
Bragging rights aside, the lighter X7 xDrive40i is apparently the archetypal we’d pick. Although the affluence SUV never drives as baby as a 7 Series (or alike an X5), the ammunition abridgement and ambit is bigger than the Merc’s, and you’ll accept added money for options, including a $3,400, 500-watt Bowers & Wilkins complete arrangement complete with tweeters that accept their own ambient lighting accent.
And that’s great, but this X7 is let bottomward by its polarizing design, boundless anatomy roll, and a arctic power-folding additional row. But hey, as Loh said, “if you appetite to booty the continued ancestors on a tour, the X7 is your ride.” Controlling editor Mark Rechtin concurs: “The new controlling shuttle has arrived.”