As far as safety goes, BMW 7 Series is a very advanced vehicle. We won't present you with safety results simply because it hasn't been tested by any well-known safety institute.
We can assure though that the guys over at BMW did all that was possible to make the F01 the safest it could get. Airbags all around, passive and active systems plus a bundle of electronic functions are all there to make sure that passengers won't be hurt at all.
Safety features include driver and front passenger airbags, front and rear curtain airbags with side protection, front and rear thorax protection plus ABS, DSC and DTC. Furthermore, the car benefits from a brand new bodyshell specifically created to absorb impact energy and avoid the cabin, thus protecting the occupants. There are also the crash-activated headrests that protect both the neck and the head of all passengers.
One of the special features on the F01 is the ConnectedDrive emergency call system which automatically alerts the emergency services and transmits your coordinates.
Last but not least, the adaptive headlights come with a special function that automatically adjusts the light beam at higher speeds to illuminate a greater part of the center of the road, rather than the outer edges.Continue reading