The 2017 740e iPerformance  is a plug-in hybrid electric four-door full-sized sedan based on the BMW 7 series.  The 740e’s 9.2 kWh lithium-ion battery offers an all-electric range of 14 miles and recharges via a standard J1772 3.7 kW plug.  Its 111-horsepower eDrive electric motor and twin turbocharged 255-horsepower 2.0-liter inline 4-cylinder produce a combined 322-horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque, and accelerate the 740e from 0-60 in 5.1 seconds.  The 740e features regenerative braking, an 8-speed Steptronic transmission with optional manual shifting, and five driving modes: Eco Pro, Adaptive, Comfort, Sport, and Sport+.  EPA estimated MPG is 64 MPGe.

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