The presentation of the all-new BMW 8 Series Coupe adds a brand new chapter to the Bavarian premium carmaker’s long history of sensational sports cars – and gets its current model offensive in the luxury segment off to a particularly dynamic start.
BMW presents the redefinition of the sports car. The new BMW 8 Series Coupe combines imposing lateral and longitudinal dynamic performance with poise, assurance and luxury over long distances. The new BMW 8 Series Coupe opens a further chapter in the brand’s successful sports car history and kicks off the premium manufacturer’s model initiative in the luxury segment. An unrivaled combination of inspiring sportiness and contemporary luxury, assured long-distance comfort and innovative user-operation, driver assistance and connectivity technology. Market launch in November 2018 with two model variants: The BMW M850i xDrive Coupe M Performance model with new, 530 hp V8 engine and BMW 840d xDrive Coupe with six-cylinder in-line diesel unit developing 320 hp. Power transfer in both cases is via a further developed eight-speed Steptronic transmission.