BMW takes a significant leap forward with the introduction of the i7 and 7 Series Protection models, setting a new standard in automotive security. These cutting-edge models combine the design of the award-winning BMW 7 Series with an unrivaled protection concept, making them the ideal choice for at-risk individuals. With class VR9 protection, the two new models are designed to provide outstanding levels of comfort, space, and dynamic prowess. The BMW i7 Protection stands out as the world’s first all-electric protection luxury sedan. Meeting all requirements of class VR9 protection, the i7 is a genuine trailblazer, complementing the equally impressive combustion-engined BMW 7 Series Protection
These new models offer customized protection from firearms and explosives, adhering to Germany’s stringent VPAM certification, based on guidelines for Bullet Resistant Vehicles (BRV 2009) and Explosive Resistant Vehicles (ERV 2010). The glass meets the criteria for VPAM 10 classification, representing the highest level of protection for civilian vehicles. Built at BMW Group Plant Dingolfing in an intricate “craft manufacturing” process, the vehicles are set to make their debut at the IAA Mobility 2023 international motor show in Munich.
The BMW i7 Protection and 7 Series Protection are not only about security; they also promise greater spaciousness, lower weight, and sharper agility. The structural protection concept with BMW Protection Core offers advantages like a similar appearance to the traditional BMW 7 Series M Sport and a fully integrated protection concept. The agility translates into high steering precision and excellent cornering dynamics. The i7 Protection offers outstanding security with zero emissions. Its electric all-wheel-drive set-up and intelligent networking produce 544 hp, sprinting from 0-62 mph in 9.0 seconds.
The BMW i7 Protection and 7 Series Protection are the epitome of luxury and protection, crafted for the discerning customer who requires the best in performance and safety. From unique 20-inch light-alloy wheels to BMW iDrive with BMW Curved Display, the i7 and 7 Series Protection models provide the most effective protection measures tailored for various attack scenarios. The future of protective vehicles is here, and it wears the BMW badge. View all BMW 7 Series and i7 models currently for sale on duPont REGISTRY by clicking the link below.