After a competition between 20 designers, Adrian van Hooydonk 's design was approved in the spring of The rear end styling was nicknamed "Bangle Butt" by critics, due to the elongated rear bootlid.
Interior styling[ edit ] The E65 contained many departures from automotive interior design conventions. BMW removed the traditional console mounted gear selector, replacing it with a steering-column mounted stalk   in favour of two cup holders.
The e-brake is controlled using a button on the dashboard. Many of the functions such as climate, navigationseat heating, telephony, and car settings were incorporated into a single system allowing for centralised control.
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Early versions of iDrive were criticised for complicated menu structures and a steep learning curve. In Marchthe maps switched to DVD format,  a faster processor was used and a 'Menu' and 'Customisable' button were added below the control knob.
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Indedicated buttons were added to change radio stations or skip tracks  and a brighter screen was used for the 8. The following features were first introduced on the E V8 models were the first to use BMW's new N62 V8 engine, which was the world's first engine to use a continuously variable-length intake manifold.
It uses a hydraulic servo in the middle of the anti-roll bar to actively counteract body roll and to reduce body roll without the traditional trade-off in ride comfort.
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Directional headlights Adaptive Headlights which electronically adjust the low beam lights horizontally during turns and vertically based on rear axle load adjustment of the low beam. This could automatically activate in stop-and-go traffic situations and when the ignition was switched off.
The optional Automatic Soft Close system minimized the force required to close the doors and boot lid, and would completely close them if improperly closed.
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