Point of view test drive video of the BMW 7 Series 2016. The BMW 740i has a 2998cc petrol engine with 6 cylinders in-line that delivers 326hp and a max. torque of 450 Nm. The 740i goes from 0-100 km/h in 5,5 sec and it has a topspeed of 250 km/h. The 740i is rear wheel drive and has an 8-speed steptronic gearbox.