BMW M760i xDrive Owner’s Guide

Any BMW model with an M is going to get the attention of car enthusiasts. Although the BMW M760i xDrive isn’t technically part of the M class it’s as close as you’re going to get. You’ll be hard pressed to find a daily driver with more power and elegance than the BMW M760i xDrive model.

The M760i is the newest addition to the BMW 7 Series that’s stolen a little thunder from the Alpina B7. It offers the total package for a luxury sedan and then some. If you’re thinking about owning a BMW M760i xDrive in Austin this overview will provide details on what to expect.

The BMW M760i xDrive Model Essentials

The BMW M760i xDrive is a vehicle that can handle the track but you’d never know it just by looking at it. From the outside it looks like an upscale sedan, but it can blow to doors off of sports cars. With the M760i xDrive BMW is proving that you can pack substantial power and superior handling into a comfortably sized car.

Performance and Pricing

The BMW M760i xDrive is an M Performance model. Beneath the M760i’s sleek, spacious body every aspect is built for maximum performance. From the Carbon Core to the M760i-specific gearshift programming to the specialized tuning, BMW engineers designed the M760i xDrive to respond to the driver. The M760i is so fast and nimble it’s easy to forget it’s a 2.5 ton sedan.

The BMW M760i xDrive offers the following performance specs:

  • 6.6-liter BMW M Performance TwinPower Turbo V-12 engine
  • All wheel drive system
  • Up to 601 horsepower
  • 0-to-60 in as little as 3.6 seconds
  • Up to 590 lb-ft torque
  • M sport brakes
  • M sport exhaust
  • Active Comfort Drive with road preview
  • Driving Dynamics Control with ECO PRO, Comfort, Comfort+, Adaptive, Sport and Sport+ Modes
  • Electronic throttle control
  • Auto start-stop function
  • Servotronic power-steering assist
  • 8 speed steptronic sport automatic transmission
  • 2-axle self-leveling air suspension
  • Electronically controlled engine cooling
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Dynamic Traction Control
  • Dynamic Stability Control
  • Dynamic Brake Control
  • Cornering Brake Control
  • Front and rear Park Distance Control
  • Dynamic Cruise Control
  • Auto start-stop
  • Active kidney grille
  • Air breather system
  • Active Roll Stabilization

The M760i xDrive is one of the best horses in BMW’s stable and that’s saying a lot. With that much power and perfection a starting MSRP of $153,800 doesn’t seem too unreasonable.


BMW has made great use of the ample space in the M760i’s interior. While the control panel and gauges do have a sporty feel much of the cabin exudes simple elegance.

The Nappa leather seats are supple but supportive. Adjust the front seats in 20 different ways and turn on the heat to cruise in complete comfort. In the front or the back you can recline back, turn on the seat massager and gaze out of the Panoramic Sky Lounge LED roof. You can also select a variety of colors for the ambient lighting and create settings for a number of other features so the cabin is customized to your liking every time you get behind the wheel.

Tech Components

The 7 Series has helped BMW gain the reputation for being a technological titan in the auto industry. The BMW M760i xDrive model pushes the possibilities even further. The advanced engine alone wins the M760i high points for innovation, but there’s far more for tech lovers to admire. After all, this is a car that can park itself.

The BMW M760i xDrive includes tech components like:

  • Gesture control
  • Surround view with 360 degree imaging
  • Display key with LCD touchscreen
  • 7” touch control tablet
  • Wireless charging station for devices and the display key
  • Wi-Fi hot spot with 3 GB free
  • ConnectedDrive advanced navigation system
  • Harman Kardon®Surround Sound Audio System with 16 speakers
  • Improved iDrive 5.0 system
  • Advanced real time traffic information
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio with 1-year subscription
  • Ambient lighting
  • Enhanced Bluetooth
  • Two enhanced USB ports
  • Power outlets
  • 10-way adjustable front seats with lumbar support and 3-stage heating
  • Ground illuminating lights in the door handles
  • Rain sensing windshield wipers
  • Xenon Adaptive headlights
  • 4-zone automatic climate control
  • Anti-theft alarm and audio system
  • Three stage heated front and back seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Parking Assistant for driverless parking

Common BMW M760i xDrive Maintenance in Austin

When you’re using an engine as big and advanced as the one in the BMW M760i xDrive regular maintenance is a must. Even though most M760i xDrives have relatively few miles logged, owners can expect regular maintenance in the first few years to include oil changes, inspections and brake pad replacement.

The team at German Auto Center can help you fine-tune your maintenance schedule. We’ll use BMW’s recommendations as a basis but also consider our local environment, driving condition and your driving preferences to create a custom maintenance schedule for your BMW M760i xDrive.

BMW M760i xDrive Repair in Austin

Since the BMW M760i xDrive model is brand new it’s hard to say if there will be any prevailing glitches or bugaboos once the cars are being driven daily in real world situations. Only time will tell what owners will need to watch out for besides potholes, Mother Nature and millions of other drivers.

At German Auto Center we provide superior BMW M760i xDrive service in Austin. Our Bosch-authorized service center is fully equipped to handle repairs and maintenance as well as the dealer. Call today to schedule a time to come by the shop and speak with an expert technician.