BMW Thailand has previewed two new models ahead of its official debut at the 2017 Bangkok International Motor Show next week.
The first is the BMW 740Le xDrive, a plug-in hybrid that boasts a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine mated to the company eDrive hybrid system to deliver 326 hp and 500 Nm. The electric motor is build into the 740Le's eight-speed Steptronic automatic transmission. When the driver selects the MAX eDRIVE pure-electric mode, the 740Le can travel up to 41 km on pure electric, with speeds of up to 140 km/h. 0 - 100 km/h is achieved in just 5.3 seconds.
Moving up the ladder is the BMW M760Li xDrive. Here, the flagship 7-series is powered by a 6.6-litre twin turbocharged V12 that does 602 bhp and 800 Nm. The monstrous amount of power enables the 2.2 tonne luxury sedan to hit 100 km/h from standstill in just 3.7 seconds.
The company says that the BMW 740Le xDrive will have a starting price of THB 6.699 million (~RM854,946), whilst the V12-powered M760Li is priced at THB 12.499 million (~RM1,594,790).
Both models will be shown to the public at the 2017 Bangkok International Motor Show, happening from 29 March.