Major changes included:
BMW introduced the fifth generation of the 7 Series in 2008 with more aggressive exterior design. A 315-horsepower 3-liter TwinPower Turbo inline six-cylinder engine provided power. The rear-wheel drive sedan also featured Eco Pro, a fuel savings feature. Additional performance features included Driving Dynamics Control and Auto Start-Stop. Safety features included Lane Departure Warning, LED Headlights and Active Cruise Control with Stop and Go.