BMW is celebrating 100 years this year and to celebrate they are debuting two vehicles at the 2016 New York International Auto Show, coming up on March 23. The two vehicles that will headline the event are the BMW M760i xDrive and the BMW ALPINA B7 xDrive. Want to know more about what to expect from these two vehicles? Keep reading for more information.

The BMW M760i xDrive uses a 12-cylinder gasoline engine with M Performance TwinPower Turbo technology. This is the first vehicle to incorporate this engine. It kicks out 600 bHP and 590 lb-ft of torque. The vehicle will also have a variety of advanced driving assistance technologies including Active Driving Assistance Plus, Lane Departure Warning, Daytime Pedestrian Protection, Blind Spot Detection, Active Lane Keeping Assistant with side collision avoidance, Rear Collision Warning, Frontal Collision Warning with City Collision Mitigation and the BMW iDrive system featuring Gesture Control. You can expect to see this vehicle at dealerships in early 2017.

The BMW ALPINA B7 xDrive will have the Integral Active Steering for the first time ever! This combines a variable electric steering system on the front axle and active steering on the rear axle. It will be powered by a new 4.4-liter eight-cylinder engine that produces 600 bHP and 590 lb-ft of torque. To increase the driving capabilities BMW has designed the exterior of the vehicle to be aerodynamic. You can expect to see this vehicle at dealerships in September 2016.

When these vehicles are at BMW Cleveland near the Solon area, our friendly sales staff will be happy to set you up with a test drive. In the meantime, you are welcome to visit our lot and check out the new and pre-owned BMW vehicles we have available right now. We hope to see you soon!

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