BMW 7-Series driven in Russia
The land of carjacking and caviar. Where better to drive the new 7? Er...
Posted: 23 Oct 2012
Travelling in a car like the 7 should be a similarly grandiose experience, and in many ways it is. Against the likes of the Audi A8, Merc S-Class and Jag XJ, the big BMW is a beautifully crafted object. If the mood lighting and clever interior doorhandles - they're upholstered on the inside - don't match Jag's XJ for emotional elegance, it's palpably better made. The rear compartment is icily cool, and there are ottomans to tease the feet.