It has three rows of seating, a stunning interior, standard all-wheel drive and is manufactured in America. Oh, and it’s a BMW. The X7 is the largest vehicle BMW makes. It’s ready to haul your clan, as long as you have $75,000 for a base xDrive 40i model. Tom Voelk drove in the lap of luxury from Phoenix, Arizona to Las Vegas, Nevada with Top Gear Magazine writer Paul Horrell. And they talk politics! But first they have to find the key…

BMW paid for transportation and lodging. Running footage was provided by BMW because, as you will see, I ran out of time.




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    • shekhar prabhakar
      shekhar prabhakar

      I m going to buy this next year.

      about 14 days ago
    • Jason Gee
      Jason Gee

      who will buy one

      about 15 days ago
    • alexandergoldman

      Call me crazy...but i think the Kia Telluride is a better looking vehicle. The Kia would probably be more reliable over the long term too

      about 15 days ago
    • JR Moore
      JR Moore

      Maybe the need to invest in a fob finder. LOL

      about 15 days ago
    • Mesrop Madxharyan
      Mesrop Madxharyan

      100K wait 7-10 years it be 19k

      about 16 days ago
    • Geert Matthys
      Geert Matthys

      the most ugly usa market attempted cash grab out there

      about 18 days ago
    • James Collins
      James Collins

      Too expensive ... Fatso...

      about 18 days ago
    • Reg M
      Reg M

      This is based on an extended x5 chassis? Rather than being based on the 7 series?

      about 20 days ago
    • Rob L.
      Rob L.

      Another nice video, Tom.
      Just a suggestion: For your beauty shots, slap on a ND filter and tighten your DOF. :)

      about 20 days ago
    • Rob L.
      Rob L.

      I might check out a 3 year old CPO for $60K instead of $105K new.

      about 20 days ago
    • Bobea Art Centre Kenya
      Bobea Art Centre Kenya

      I''ll definitely upgrade from X5 and own this brand-new beautiful machine X7! Thank you for sharing nice video!

      about 20 days ago
    • tajinder singh
      tajinder singh

      your videos are better than many reputated channel but i didn't get the fact why you dont enough views.

      about 20 days ago
    • MinisterC

      I have to say, it looks pretty cool reviewing it from the middle row while driving.

      about 22 days ago
    • Krispy Games
      Krispy Games

      Hey I kinda lost the key to a 6 figure car... oops! 😂

      about 22 days ago
    • Trevor Graham Welch
      Trevor Graham Welch

      After 7 Years it is going to be worth $30,000

      about 23 days ago
    • Nassta K
      Nassta K In reply to Trevor Graham Welch

      7 years is a long time.

      about 19 days ago
    • Trevor Graham Welch
      Trevor Graham Welch

      Looks Very Much Like A Mercedes GLS 550

      about 23 days ago
    • Krispy Games
      Krispy Games In reply to Trevor Graham Welch

      Trevor Graham Welch u smoking my guy. They don’t really look the same

      about 22 days ago
    • Steve Teke
      Steve Teke

      Just give two years it will start having overheating problems, suspension, windows locking on you. Coolant leaks. Oil leaks, tirw sensor and every two months for wear and tear. All sorts of shitting problem then not to talk of labor and parts. Bull crab!!!

      about 23 days ago
    • Pete Davis
      Pete Davis

      Another great vid Tom

      about 25 days ago
    • Young Alwyn
      Young Alwyn

      Presenter actually said, “. . . loaded to the 101 gram level.” 😅

      about 26 days ago
    • 42dunbar

      I’ve see a prototype X7 in full camouflage driving around the west side of Los Angeles.

      about 27 days ago
    • Isaac Dzifa Quist
      Isaac Dzifa Quist

      i love this

      about 27 days ago
    • YeuLaKho

      $101,000..... wait for few years, it will be $20,000.. and the maintenance cost.. don't mention it. You will have a heart attack for parts prices.

      about 27 days ago
    • Dennis Polyblank
      Dennis Polyblank

      Who wants non-adjustable front seat belts? Not everyone is tall!

      about 28 days ago
    • Hans Weissman
      Hans Weissman

      No way to park this monster here in Europe. Have problems to get my X5 into the car elevator now. Just wait till my landlord hear the size of this monster:”NEIN, herr Weissman! KEIN X7!” “Aber, aber, es ist so schön!“ “NEIN!“

      about 28 days ago
    • TuvingtonD

      Good grief, this is a poor review. Focus on the car - not your issues, the Top Gear journalist, etc.

      about 29 days ago
    • Germain Gonzalez
      Germain Gonzalez

      I love your reviews. How can TFL have more subscribers than you. People are idiots

      about 29 days ago
    • Driven Car Reviews
      Driven Car Reviews In reply to Germain Gonzalez

      Well, I like the guys at TFL. They're great fun at events. But, yeah, what you said.

      about 28 days ago
    • Fred Rick
      Fred Rick

      BMW- Ultimate profit machine 😂

      about 29 days ago
    • Tony Wellington
      Tony Wellington

      oh boy that guy looked like a lot of fun - poor tommy v. stuck with that piece of dead wood for 5 hours

      about 29 days ago
    • Ask Nathaniel
      Ask Nathaniel

      Basically the Rolls Royce SUV without the badges

      about 1 month ago
    • Steve Printy
      Steve Printy

      When I win The Lottery, but, now at age 70, I haven’t bought a ticket yet. So.......🤷🏻‍♂️

      about 1 month ago
    • Brianna CC
      Brianna CC In reply to Steve Printy

      At 70 you must have a nice nest egg to walk away with an x7. Do you?

      about 5 days ago