The 2021 BMW X7 SUV comes in only 1 body type: SUV. The X7 SUV is available in 3 different trim level options: xDrive40i, M50i and ALPINA XB7. The xDrive40i is the base trim level option, while the ALPINA XB7 is the highest, most expensive configuration.

Which BMW X7 Trim Level Should I Buy?

The three-row SUV from BMW is available in three trim levels: xDrive40i, M50i, and Alpina XB7. The base xDrive40i X7 trim level comes with a turbocharged 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine with a mild hybrid system. Standard features on the base X7 include self-leveling air-ride suspension, front and rear parking sensors, remote start, and a panoramic sunroof. Some luxury-based features include heated front seats, a digital gauge cluster, a wireless charging pad, and smartphone integration. Standard safety features include forward-collision warning with automatic emergency braking and blind-spot monitoring.

The highest trim level available for the 2021 BMW X7 is the Alpina XB7 model. It comes with a more powerful engine that outputs 612 hp. It also comes with the Alpina transmission, sport differential, and quad exhaust.

Our pick for the best 2021 BMW X7 is the base xDrive40i trim level. The base model is powerful enough and comes with plenty of standard safety, technology, and comfort features. Additional optional packages add features like five-zone climate control, collision detection with automatic lane change assist, forward cross-traffic alert, a dual-screen rear entertainment system, and a 20-speaker Bowers & Wilkins surround-sound system.

In this guide, we will breakdown the differences between each BMW X7 SUV configuration and help you determine which trim level to purchase.

What's the Difference Between 2021 BMW X7 Trim Levels?

Below is a table comparing some of the major features for the most popular BMW X7 SUV trim levels.

BMW X7 Invoice and Market Prices by Trim

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best BMW X7 trim?

Our pick for the best 2021 BMW X7 is the base xDrive40i trim level. The base model is powerful enough and comes with plenty of standard safety, technology, and comfort features. Additional optional packages add features like five-zone climate control, collision detection with automatic lane change assist, forward cross-traffic alert, a dual-screen rear entertainment system, and a 20-speaker Bowers & Wilkins surround-sound system.

What are the different trim levels for a BMW X7?

The BMW X7 SUV is available in 3 different trim level options: xDrive40i, M50i, and ALPINA XB7.

What is the most basic BMW X7 model?

The BMW X7 SUV Type starts at $74,900. The xDrive40i is the base trim level option, while the ALPINA XB7 is the highest, most expensive configuration.

What are similar models to the BMW X7 Trim?

Some similar models include the Mercedes-Benz GLS, Audi Q7, Volvo XC90, Lincoln Navigator, and Land Rover Range Rover.