While one may be tempted to say that this prototype is one of the whispered M750d or M770i xDrive M Performance models, we think it's a regular 2016 7-Series models with an M Sport package.If it were one of the M Performance versions that are said to join the G11 and G12-codenamed 7-Series' range, it would likely feature additional styling cues such as small boot lid spoiler, black-gloss instead of chrome window line, exhaust and double kidney grille trimmings, and silver mirror caps.
This 7-Series tester has the regular M Sport
appearance kit that includes bespoke front and rear bumpers, side
skirts, rear diffuser, and bigger alloy wheels wrapped in lower profile
rubber. Sport seats and M steering wheel along with anthracite headliner
and different trims inside should complete the package.
the M Performance models, the rumor mill is talking about a
tri-turbocharged M750d diesel with close to 400 horses, and an M770i
xDrive with a twin-turbocharged V8 producing around 500hp, but BMW has
not confirmed anything yet.
BMW might show a pre-production study
of the next 7-Series at the Shanghai Auto Show before hosting the world
premiere of the production car at the Frankfurt Motor Show in