2021 BMW X7 Towing Capacity

September 9th, 2020 by

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The most powerful SUV in the BMW lineup, a new BMW X7 will bring incredible capability to your towing and hauling tasks in Murrieta. When you choose the range-topping ALPINA XB7 BMW SUV, towing capacity hits a maximum of 7,500 pounds – enough power to pull a large camper trailer. Even at the base xDrive40i trim, the X7 is equipped to tow more than 5,000 pounds. Read on for a closer look at engine specs, optional performance features, and BMW X7 towing capacity by trim.

How Much Can the BMW X7 Tow?

When it comes to the BMW X7 towing capacity, all three X7 trims are true heavyweights. All-wheel drive is standard across the lineup for optimal traction on a wide range of road surfaces in Corona. Compare BMW towing by X7 trim level, below:

2021 BMW X7 Towing Capacity: xDrive40i

  • Max BMW Towing: 5,400 pounds
  • Max Payload: 1,208 pounds

2021 BMW X7 Towing Capacity: M50i

  • Max BMW Towing: 5,950 pounds
  • Max Payload: 1,190 pounds

2021 BMW X7 Towing Capacity: ALPINA XB7

  • Max BMW Towing: 7,500 pounds
  • Max Payload: 1,190 pounds

2021 BMW X7 Engine Specs

For 2021, X7 X50i models get a new version of the BMW twin-turbocharged 4.4L V8, for an additional 67 hp and an extra 74 lb-ft of torque over the outgoing 2020 model. Three powerful engines deliver excellent BMW SUV towing specs. However, this 7-seat SUV also has engine power to get you moving like nothing else; BMW towing specs are matched by speedy acceleration that’s just as impressive:

3.0L TwinPower Turbo Inline 6-Cylinder: Standard on X7 xDrive40i

  • Engine Power: 335 hp and 331 lb-ft of torque
  • Transmission: 8-speed Sport Automatic
  • 0 to 60 Time: 5.8 seconds
  • Top Speed: 130 mph

4.4L TwinPower Turbo V8: Standard on X7 M50i

  • Engine Power: 523 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque
  • Transmission: 8-speed Sport Automatic
  • 0 to 60 Time: 4.5 seconds
  • Top Speed: 130 mph

4.4L BMW ALPINA Bi-Turbo: Standard on ALPINA XB7

  • Engine Power: 612 hp and 590 lb-ft of torque
  • Transmission: Reinforced 8-speed Sport Automatic
  • 0 to 60 Time: 4.0 seconds
  • Top Speed: 180 mph

BMW Towing Features: X7 xDrive40i and X7 M50i

The X7 xDrive40i comes standard with advanced tech that truly makes life easier, like voice-controlled navigation and adaptive cruise control. Performance features help you to make the most of that incredible BMW SUV towing power in Riverside:

Standard BMW X7 Performance Features

  • xDrive torque-vectoring all-wheel drive
  • Electronic M Sport locking rear differential
  • Adaptive air suspension system

Available BMW X7 Performance Features

  • Trailer hitch
  • Active steering
  • Roll stabilization

Learn More About BMW SUV Towing Features With BMW of Murrieta

Still looking for the right BMW SUV for towing tasks across Ontario? Try our vehicle finder service to narrow down your options. There’s a whole lineup of BMW X Models to explore! From the compact BMW X3 to the sporty and capable BMW X5, you’ll find the perfect BMW SUV for sale on our lot right here in Murrieta.

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