8 more new models of BMW will be seen till January, BMW i7 will give a range of up to 624 km on 1 charge , BMW Group India will introduce eight new models till January 2023 at its Joytown events. While the Joytown Delhi edition witnessed the launch of the XM, M340i and the S 1000 RR, the remaining five BMWs will make their debut next month. The all-new BMW i7 is one of the most important launches for the carmaker and here’s what you can expect from it.
Battery and Range
The India-spec i7 xDrive 60 variant will get a 101.7 kWh lithium-ion battery pack that is claimed to offer a range of up to 624 km per charge (WLTP test cycle). BMW will also introduce a more powerful version of the i7 globally next year which could also get a bigger battery pack.
BMW’s flagship electric sedan has two electric motors, one on each axle, just like the ix SUV. It develops 528 bhp along with 745 Nm of peak torque and has a top speed of 240 kmph. In terms of charging time, the i7 supports 195 kW DC fast charging that can add 170 km of range in just 10 minutes.
The BMW i7 is the electrified version of the new-generation 7 Series which is to be launched in India next month. In terms of design, it features a massive grille, split LED headlights, multi-spoke alloys etc. The i7 will be loaded with features till the brim including the curved display, BMW’s latest infotainment system, and more.