The new bmw 8 series is finally here.
Bmw 8 series old vs new.
Bmw has combined its racing heritage with luxury design to create the new bmw 8 series.
Available as a coupe convertible and gran coupe they have been developed in parallel with the new bmw m8 gte which entered the legendary 24 hour le mans 2018 race.
Bmws all new 8 series coupe is basically an ultra modern take on the.
Namely the canyon between the porsche 911 and associated sports cars and.
The 8 series was introduced in 1990 under the e31 model code and was only available as a two door coupe.
It is powered by a range of naturally aspirated v8 and v12 petrol engines.
Before we even get into design the new 8er is actually shorter than the 6er as well as wider and lower.
The likes of which the old 6 series was never able.
The e31 started production just as e24 6 series production ended however it is not considered a direct successor.
Despite the first car being a bit of a swing.
It was later discontinued in 1999 due.
The bmw 8 series.
2018 bmw 8 series.
Firstly the bmw 8 series is different than the 6 series dimensionally.
The bmw 8 series is a range of grand tourers produced by bmw.
Bmw may no longer represent the pinnacle of driver engagement but its 2020 8 series shows it can build a top notch grand tourer.
Bmw says the new 8 series coupe in 44 litre v8 powered 523bhp m850i form is supposed to straddle a gap in the market.
Available as a coupe or convertible the big two door.
After almost two decades bmw finally released the long awaited second generation of its flagship grand tourer.
Old vs new compared this model has been teased for a little while now through testing photos and the reveal of the race car version but the bmw 8 series has finally been shown off for the first time.