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BMW 7 Series E65/E66 730d Automatic (07/2002 – 04/2005)

This BMW 7 Series E65/E66 730d Automatic model was produced in the period between 07/2002 and 04/2005 model years. Also, this BMW is 5 seats 4 doors upper class (s-class) sedan (saloon).

BMW 730d Automatic (07/2002 – 04/2005)

Body Style:

Sedan (Saloon), 4 doors, 5 seats


Diesel, Straight 6, 2993 ccm


218 Hp @ 4000 rpm / 160 kW @ 4000 rpm


500 Nm @ 2000 rpm


8,0 s 0-100 km/h, max.speed 235 km/h

Fuel Consumption:

Urban: 12,1 l/100km
Highway: 6,5 l/100km
Mixed: 8,5 l/100km

Base Price:

59500 Euro

Equipped with straight 6 diesel engine with 2993 ccm capacity it produces 218 Hp and 160 kW power at 4000 rpm and 500 Nm torque at 2000 rpm with top claim speed 235 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 8,0 s

General info

Brand BMW
Model series 7 Series (E65/E66) (09/01 – 04/05)
Model 730d Automatic
Internal code E65/E66
Model start 07/2002
Model end 04/2005
Model series start 08/2001
Model series end 04/2005
Body type Sedan (Saloon)
Vehicle class Upper Class (S-Class)
Number of doors 4
Number of seats 5

Performance and Emissions

Equipped with straight 6 diesel engine with 2993 ccm capacity it produces 218 Hp and 160 kW power at 4000 rpm and 500 Nm torque at 2000 rpm with top claim speed 235 km/h and acceleration 0-100 km/h in 8,0 s

Power 160 kW / 218 hp @ 4000 rpm
Torque 500 Nm @ 2000 rpm
Acceleration 8,0 s
Top speed 235 km/h
Fuel consumption city 12,1 l/100km
Fuel consumption highway 6,5 l/100km
Fuel consumption mixed 8,5 l/100km
CO2 emissions
Emissions category Euro 3
Fuel tank size 88 l

Official fuel consumption is 12,1 l/100km in the city, 6,5 l/100km on the highway and 8,5 l/100km in the mixed circle. Emission category is Euro 3 with carbon dioxide emissions on the Diesel fuel type

Dimensions & Weights

Wheelbase 2990 mm
Length 5029 mm
Width 1902 mm
Height 1492 mm
Turning circle 12,1 m
Luggage volume 500 l
Curb weight 1975 kg
Gross weight 2480 kg
Payload 505 kg
Towing capacity braked 12% 2100 kg
Towing capacity unbracked 750 kg
Vertical load 100 kg
Roof load 100 kg


Engine type Diesel
Fuel type Diesel
Injection type Common Rail
Fuel system
Aspiration Turbo
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 2993 ccm
Valve gear
Valves total valves total, 4 per cylinder


Drivetrain Rear wheel drive
Gearbox type Automatic transmission, 6 speed
Start / stop system
Shift indicator

Suspension, brakes and tyres

For the better road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort in the chassis construction it has luft front suspension and luft rear suspension with scheibe brakes on the front axle and scheibe on the rear. Stock tire sizes are 245/55r17w front and rear.

Front suspension Luft
Rear suspension Luft
Front brakes Scheibe
Rear brake Scheibe
Tire size front 245/55R17W
Tire size rear
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
Tire pressure control designation Direct measurement (Sensor)
Runflat Package
Runflat designation Runflat System Component (BMW)

Safety equipment

Airbag driver Standard
Airbag passenger Standard
Front side airbag Standard
Front side airbag designation
Rear side airbag Standard
Rear side airbag designation
Front head airbag Standard
Front head airbag designation Windowbag
Rear head airbag Standard
Rear head airbag designation Windowbag
Airbag Other
Airbag Other designation
Airbag deactivation
Airbag deactivation designation
Pre-crash system
Pre-Crash system designation
3-point belt rear center Standard
3-point belt rear center – designation 3-Point harness
Rear headrests Standard
Rear head restraints Standard
Active headrests
Isofix 50 Euro
Isofix designation Only back
Child seat integrated
ABS Standard
Brake assist Standard
Brake assist designation Dynamic Brake Control
City emergency brake assist
Emergency brake Assist
Collision warning
Cornering brake control
Traction control Standard
Drive slip regulation ASC+T (Automatic stability control with traction control)
Electronic stability program Standard
Driving dynamics control Dynamic Stability Control
Vehicle Dynamics Control – Trailer
Charging status check
Brake light dynamic
Brake light dynamic designation
Active steering
Fog lights Standard
Headlights 600 Euro
Variable light distribution
Xenon headlights 1010 Euro
LED headlights
Laser headlights
Light sensor Package
Rain sensor 110 Euro
Auto distance control 2050 Euro
Automatic distance control designation Only automatic cruise control
Traffic jam assistant
Night view assist
Pedestrian detection
Drowsiness detection
Lane departure
Lane change assistant
Emergency assistant
Intersection assistant
Intersection assistant
Pedestrian protection system
Traffic sign recognition
Head-up display (HUD)
Speed ​​limiter
High-beam assistant


Warranty (vehicle) No
Paint warranty No / ab Mj. 2004: 3 Years
Rust warranty 6 Years / ab Mj.2004: 12 Years
Additional warranty Mobilitätsgarantie: unbegrenzt und europaweit für Ersthalter bei Einhaltung aller Inspektionen

Prices and additional equipment

Base price 59500 Euro
Air conditioner Standard
Central locking system Standard
Window lifter electr. Front Standard
Window lifter electr. Rear Standard
Parking aid 750 Euro
Parking aid designation Front and rear
Parking assistant
Trailer assist
Hill start assist
Radio Standard
Radio designation Business CD
Navigation 2400 Euro
Navigation designation Color display
Emergency function Package
Alloy wheels Standard
Leather interior 2620 Euro
Metallic paint 1000 Euro

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