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Updated: 08/02/18
BMW 8 series

Segment: Premium Luxury

Drivetrain option(s): NA

Powertrain(s): NA


New 2018

BMW will reintroduce the 8-series coupe, the first new 8 series in 20 years, with the 2019 M850i xDrive awd variant. The latest 8 series is powered by a new version of BMWs TwinPower Turbo 4.4-liter V-8 engine that generates 523 hp and 553 pound-feet of torque. It features an oversized version of BMWs dual kidney grille with adjustable slats and large air intakes at the corners. The LED headlights are the slimmest in BMWs lineup.

Addition 2019

The coupe will go on sale in the U.S. in the fourth quarter and a convertible will go on sale in the second quarter of 2019.

Addition 2020

An M8 performance version has been confirmed for the first half of 2020. An 8-series Gran Coupe variant also is expected in late 2019, and a plug-in hybrid version could arrive in 2021.


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Brand Product Timeline: BMW

BMW

2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
X5 Redesign
8 series New
3 series Redesign
Z4 Redesign
X1 Freshen
X6 Redesign
X7 New
8 series Addition
7 series Freshen
3 series
iX3 New
8 series Addition
4 series Redesign
3 series Redesign
i3
5 series Freshen
2 series Addition
X3 Freshen
iNEXT New
4 series Redesign
i4 New
X1 Redesign
i8 Redesign
7 series Redesign


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