The BMW 7 Series PHEV Saloon

eDrive. An Electrifying Driving Sensation.

The BMW 7 Series PHEV Saloon

The range and performance of a BMW TwinPower Turbo engine coupled with the efficiency of an electric motor: The BMW 7 Series with the BMW EfficientDynamics technology eDrive (BMW 740e, 740Le and 740Le xDrive) brings together the best of both worlds. The result is substantially lower fuel consumption with similarly reduced emissions. And a driving performance allowing the comfort and wellbeing in the BMW 7 Series to be experienced even more intensely.

The BMW eDrive models 740e, 740Le and 740Le xDrive will be available from 2016. The figures provided are the probable technical specifications.

Key Features

Intelligent Energy Management

Intelligent energy management is one of the main pillars of the BMW eDrive concept. This system coordinates the interaction of all drive components in order to combine the best possible efficiency with great driving dynamics. Intelligent energy management optimises the hybrid drive's power-efficiency factor by predictively choosing the appropriate drive. 


Whether using conventional household socket or a BMW i Wallbox from the extensive 360° ELECTRIC range of products and services – charging the high-voltage battery could not be easier. Numerous public ChargeNow charging stations are available for energy requirements while you’re out driving.


Always connected with your BMW: in addition to BMW Remote Services such as remote locking, hybrid-specific functions are also available via smartphone (iOS or Android). This ensures that you always have an overview of the fuel consumption and efficiency figures for your BMW 7 Series with eDrive. BMW Services for every eventuality can be used inside the vehicle – and outside.