First photos of BMW 8 Series Coupe

May 25, 2017 at 21:36

The Bavarian brand has already published some picture of the new flagship model. The novelty will be officially presented on May 26 at the “Elegance Competition” (Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este). BMW Company is sure that the model will become a leader in the segment of premium vehicles. It is already known that the BMW 8 Series prototype will become a production version. The Germans have already registered 825, 830, 835, 845, 850, 860, M8 and M850 names. Most likely, the new coupe was created to replace the 6 Series coupe car. The model is based on the CLAR platform that is also used for 5 and 7 Series cars. The BMW 8 Series is supposed to go into production in 2018 year.

8 series coupe - a leader in the premium car's line-up pic

8 series coupe – a leader in the premium car’s line-up pic

As for the exterior design, the novelty has got an aggressive appearance due to such elements like a protruding grille and large front air intakes similar to the coupe’s ones. Other attractive elements are presented by a slanting windshield and low pitched roof line.

The agressive exterior view of the novelty photo

The agressive exterior view of the novelty photo

BMW 8 Series Coupe’s technical characteristics are still unknown. It is expected that the motor range of a serial model will include 3.0-liter 6-cylinder turbocharged engine, 4.4-liter V8 turbo and 6.6-liter V12 turbo motor that equips M760Li xDrive car.

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