New here '97 BMW 760il only 30k on the odo - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BimmerWerkz > New Members Check In
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

New Members Check In come in say hello...

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-24-2009, 10:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Car: 1997 BMW 750il only 30k on it!
Posts: 15
Photos:
RckyMtn760 is on a distinguished road
New here '97 BMW 760il only 30k on the odo

Hey just found this forum on Google and decided since I am on many other forums for my subys I'd join for my BMW now. I got a 1997 760il. Looks great and runs amazing. It has the red leather package from the dealer and every option you can imagine. I have some pictures but they are not very good I will get some better ones for here.
RckyMtn760 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-24-2009, 11:01 PM   #2 (permalink)
OMFG another one!?
 
witeshark's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Miami FL
Car: 89 E30 325i, 2007 Honda
Posts: 14,690
Photos:
witeshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nice
Cool, can't wait to see it!
__________________
BMW

Sig by zeaq
witeshark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2009, 12:46 AM   #3 (permalink)
4th Gear Member
 
carguy13's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Mannheim, Germany
Car: 91 BMW 320i
Posts: 849
Photos:
carguy13 is on a distinguished road
Welcome!
__________________
carguy13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2009, 03:03 AM   #4 (permalink)
Help from over the pond
 
marti5's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: IPSWICH. U.K.
Car: E38 1997 728i Individual
Posts: 3,242
Photos:
marti5 is on a distinguished road
760il 1997 there's only one 760 e38 model I know of and thats the Alpina, are you sure its a 760 and not a 750,you may possibly have the only Alpina import in the U.S, some pics would be great....

The E38 generation (1994–2001) had a five-speed automatic. The engine variants in Europe were 725tds, 728i, 730i, 730d, 735i, 740i (4.0 and 4.4 L), 740d and 750i (with a 5.4 L V12 322 bhp (240 kW; 326 PS) engine, as was used in the Rolls-Royce Silver Seraph).

In the Americas, the models were sold as the 740i, 740iL and 750iL. The 740i and 740iL shared the same 4.0 L V8 engine in model year 1995, but the next year the V8 grew to 4.4L while stated power stayed at 282 hp (210 kW), though torque grew from 295 to 310 lb·ft (400 to 420 N·m). Then again coinciding with the 1999 facelift, the V8's power again stayed the same but now torque grew further to 324lb-ft, due to new variable valve timing. The 740iL is essentially a long-wheelbase 740i (hence the "L" in the model name). The considerably rarer 5.4 L V12-powered 750iL was only available as a long-body; there was no E38 750i in the US lineup. The 750iL was BMW's flagship sedan.
__________________
VELVET BLUE UK INDIVIDUAL , IM THE LAST
UNITED WE STAND DIVIDED WE FALL

I stepped in a plate of Pasta the other day - now I have to worry about my Carbonara footprint!

Last edited by marti5; 11-25-2009 at 03:07 AM.
marti5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2009, 07:48 AM   #5 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Car: 1997 BMW 750il only 30k on it!
Posts: 15
Photos:
RckyMtn760 is on a distinguished road
Hey totally think you might be right in saying its a 750il. Sorry got mixed up with something else. New to BMWs, my knowledge is all Subaru. Pics up soon from my long drive this weekend.
RckyMtn760 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2009, 07:55 AM   #6 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Car: 1997 BMW 750il only 30k on it!
Posts: 15
Photos:
RckyMtn760 is on a distinguished road
So now my thread looks like crap. Oh well. Anyway I can edit it and change my username too. Kinda looks retarded
RckyMtn760 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2009, 08:23 AM   #7 (permalink)
Help from over the pond
 
marti5's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: IPSWICH. U.K.
Car: E38 1997 728i Individual
Posts: 3,242
Photos:
marti5 is on a distinguished road
I wouldnt worry, it will soon be lost in the archives.......
__________________
VELVET BLUE UK INDIVIDUAL , IM THE LAST
UNITED WE STAND DIVIDED WE FALL

I stepped in a plate of Pasta the other day - now I have to worry about my Carbonara footprint!
marti5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2009, 09:24 PM   #8 (permalink)
42, The meaning of life
 
brettski's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Car: 2000 740iL Individual
Posts: 2,405
Photos:
brettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nice
Welcome to the Werkz
brettski is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-01-2009, 06:44 PM   #9 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Car: 1997 BMW 750il only 30k on it!
Posts: 15
Photos:
RckyMtn760 is on a distinguished road
Here are some pics from my cruise in the mountains over wolf creek pass.







Last edited by RckyMtn760; 12-01-2009 at 06:47 PM.
RckyMtn760 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-01-2009, 07:15 PM   #10 (permalink)
OMFG another one!?
 
witeshark's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Miami FL
Car: 89 E30 325i, 2007 Honda
Posts: 14,690
Photos:
witeshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nice
Beautiful car!
__________________
BMW

Sig by zeaq
witeshark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-01-2009, 08:29 PM   #11 (permalink)
Im Bluffin With My Muffin
 
AlpineSixAndSeven's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Car: 1976 Benz 300D, 1999 740iL
Posts: 5,992
Photos:
AlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to beholdAlpineSixAndSeven is a splendid one to behold
Send a message via AIM to AlpineSixAndSeven
More shots of the interior! It it red I spy?
__________________
1991 Ford Taurs SHO 5 Speed White on Tan
1996 Chevy Lumina LTZ Rep 3.4L
1992 318i Coupe parts car
1992 325i Ls1 swap with a T56 6 speed 12.2 quarter mile
1976 Mercedes Benz 300D with a Ford 5.0L Fuel Injected soon to be Modded
I am Captain Obvious
AlpineSixAndSeven is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2009, 09:21 PM   #12 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Car: 1997 BMW 750il only 30k on it!
Posts: 15
Photos:
RckyMtn760 is on a distinguished road















RckyMtn760 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2009, 09:56 PM   #13 (permalink)
OMFG another one!?
 
witeshark's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Miami FL
Car: 89 E30 325i, 2007 Honda
Posts: 14,690
Photos:
witeshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nicewiteshark is just really nice
Really nice!
__________________
BMW

Sig by zeaq
witeshark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2009, 10:06 PM   #14 (permalink)
Kai
4th Gear Member
 
Kai's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: North Carolina
Car: E39 Alpine White 528i, E34-Sold.
Posts: 918
Photos:
Kai has much to be proud ofKai has much to be proud ofKai has much to be proud ofKai has much to be proud ofKai has much to be proud ofKai has much to be proud ofKai has much to be proud ofKai has much to be proud ofKai has much to be proud of
Garage
Send a message via AIM to Kai
Beautiful, you must be really proud of it. I would love a 2001 E38 some day for an everyday family car for running around town with however many it ends up being. Welcome to the Werkz!
__________________
Kai is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2009, 11:57 PM   #15 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Car: 1997 BMW 750il only 30k on it!
Posts: 15
Photos:
RckyMtn760 is on a distinguished road
I am very proud of it. Its got a cool history too. Just need a few things to finish it up.
RckyMtn760 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BimmerWerkz > New Members Check In


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
30k miles dealer service maxxym 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) 2 09-16-2004 07:29 AM
Cost for 30K mile service? EnvyM3 3-Series (E46, E90) 5 08-10-2004 07:25 PM
S4 Avant vs 760iL SpeedsterBMW Driving Tales 26 08-04-2003 09:49 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:22 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.