BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, design, inform, data, equipment

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BMW 8 SERIES GRAN COUPÉ

THE 8

BMW 8 SERIES GRAN COUPÉ

THE 8BMW 8 SERIES GRAN COUPÉ

Explore the numerous attractive features and technical innovations of the BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé. Gain inspiration from the unique design, innovative dynamics features as well as the ultra-modern driver assistance systems and digital services. In short: you will find everything worth knowing about this luxurious sports car, which is beyond compare in terms of sportiness, innovation and spaciousness – and raises sheer driving pleasure to an entirely new level.

 

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EXPRESSIVE CHARACTERS

EQUIPMENT OPTIONS OF THE BMW 8 SERIES GRAN COUPÉ

BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé

Presence meets elegance: the 'Impulsive Heat' equipment option presents a particularly spirited appearance with a spectacular paint finish in Aventurine Red metallic and sporty 20'' light alloy wheels. In the interior, the extended ‘Merino’ leather upholstery in radiant Ivory White adds an elegant note to the exclusive ambience. The captivating exterior and refined interior form a fascinating interplay, that adds a very special touch to this BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé.

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BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model

Presence meets elegance: the 'Impulsive Heat' equipment option presents a particularly spirited appearance with a spectacular paint finish in Aventurine Red metallic and sporty 20'' light alloy wheels. In the interior, the extended ‘Merino’ leather upholstery in radiant Ivory White adds an elegant note to the exclusive ambience. The captivating exterior and refined interior form a fascinating interplay, that adds a very special touch to this BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé.

BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model interior equipment
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model interior equipment
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model three-quarter rear shot
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model three-quarter rear shot
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model three-quarter front shot
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model three-quarter front shot
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model wheels
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model wheels
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model cockpit
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, base model cockpit
  • Exterior

    • Paintwork in Aventurine Red metallic

    • 20" light alloy wheels Multi-spoke style 700 Bicolour

    • Chrome Line exterior

    • Adaptive LED headlights

  • Interior

    • Door sill finishers with illuminated “BMW Individual” lettering

    • BMW Individual extended 'Merino' leather upholstery | Ivory White

    • Multifunctional seats for driver and front passenger

    • Glass application 'CraftedClarity'

    • Panorama glass roof

    • BMW Individual headliner Anthracite

    • Harman Kardon surround sound system

    • Fine-wood trim 'Fineline' Copper effect high-gloss

M Sport package

Black, strong, sporty: the 'Dark Seduction' equipment option with the Sapphire Black metallic paint finish and the 20'' M light alloy wheels in Jet Black creates a thoroughly dynamic impression. This BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé sets further sporty accents with black design elements from the BMW Individual high-gloss Shadow Line with extended options such as kidney grille, Air Breather and tailpipe trims. The contrasting BMW Individual extended 'Merino' leather upholstery in exuberant Bicolour Fiona Red/Black in the interior additionally reinforces the impression of unrestrained sportiness.

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BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package

Black, strong, sporty: the 'Dark Seduction' equipment option with the Sapphire Black metallic paint finish and the 20'' M light alloy wheels in Jet Black creates a thoroughly dynamic impression. This BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé sets further sporty accents with black design elements from the BMW Individual high-gloss Shadow Line with extended options such as kidney grille, Air Breather and tailpipe trims. The contrasting BMW Individual extended 'Merino' leather upholstery in exuberant Bicolour Fiona Red/Black in the interior additionally reinforces the impression of unrestrained sportiness.

BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package interior equipment
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package interior equipment
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package three-quarter rear shot
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package three-quarter rear shot
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package three-quarter front shot
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package three-quarter front shot
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package wheels
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package wheels
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package cockpit
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport package cockpit
  • Exterior

    • Paintwork in Sapphire Black metallic

    • 20" light alloy wheels Y-spoke style 728 M Jet Black

    • BMW Individual high-gloss Shadow Line with extended options

    • M Sport package

    • M Sport brake

    • Adaptive LED headlights

  • Interior

    • Door sill finishers with illuminated “M Sport” lettering

    • BMW Individual extended 'Merino' leather upholstery Fiona Red/Black

    • BMW Individual interior trims in piano finish Black

    • M leather steering wheel

    • BMW Individual headliner Anthracite

    • Multifunctional seats for driver and front passenger including active seat ventilation

    • M seat belts

    • Glass application 'CraftedClarity'

    • Panorama glass roof

    • Harman Kardon surround sound system

DESIGN

THE EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR DESIGN OF THE BMW 8 SERIES GRAN COUPÉ

A unique design sets new standards – and does so in numerous configurations. Explore the exclusive equipment options for the exterior and interior of the BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé. Regardless of what you may opt for, the athletic and luxurious character of this sports car impresses with every fibre and in every version.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, design
  • Exterior
  • Interior
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, C-pillar with fin design

C-pillar with fin design

The C-pillar with fin design and the new, modern interpretation of the BMW Hofmeister kink in the side window graphics contribute significantly to the flowing silhouette of the vehicle. The fin design in the transition from the roof to the rear section reminds of the design of handmade automobile classics. At the same time, the large pillar surface suggests status and presence.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Panorama glass roof

Panorama glass roof

When opened, the electric Panorama glass roof with slide and lift functions provides ample fresh air, while it creates a bright, light-flooded atmosphere in the interior when closed. You open and close it at the touch of a button or with the vehicle key. It is equipped with a roller sunblind and a wind deflector. It also provides a continuous glass look from front to rear window.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, BMW Laserlight

BMW Laserlight

In laser high-beam mode, BMW Laserlight illuminates a range of up to 600 m, nearly twice as far as that of conventional headlights. Better visibility in the dark significantly increases safety. Blue accents and the lettering “BMW Laser” in the headlight also underline the technological standards and the sportiness of the vehicle.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Active Air Stream kidney grille

Active Air Stream kidney grille

The Active Air Stream kidney grille opens and closes the air vents in the radiator grille according to the cooling requirements of the engine, the brakes and the air conditioning. At the same time, the system’s movable slats reduce air resistance when closed, thereby improving aerodynamics.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M Sport front apron

M Sport front apron

The M Sport front apron with spoiler lip enhances the sporty, dynamic impression and improves the vehicle’s aerodynamics. The airflow is directed to the outer sides of the front wheels through the openings. The emerging air curtain prevents turbulences in the area of the wheelhouses and therefore reduces the air resistance.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, freeform tailpipes

Freeform tailpipes

The tailpipe trims on both sides in Cerium Grey are a striking and exclusive design highlight in the rear view of the vehicle. The signature colour is as sporty as it is luxurious.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, 4+1 seating

4+1 seating

The outer seats of the rear bench seat have a sporty individual seat character with integrated headrests. An additional middle seat makes it possible to make shorter journeys with five people. The rear seat bench naturally has three-point seat belts on all three seats.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Ambient light

Ambient light

Through numerous LED lights, the Ambient light produces a pleasant lighting mood in the interior and a special sense of space in the dark. Colours, brightness and colour scenarios can be adjusted individually. The equipment includes contour and map pocket lighting as well as light guides in the centre console.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Multifunction seats for driver and front passenger

Multifunction seats for driver and front passenger

The Multifunction seats for driver and front passenger offer comprehensive adjustment possibilities and exceptional seating comfort and safety. This way, the seats can be optimally adapted to personal requirements by an electric backrest width adjustment, a variable lumbar support and a manual seat depth adjustment.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Crafted Clarity glass applications

'CraftedClarity' glass application

The exclusive 'CraftedClarity' glass application features hand-crafted glass elements on the gear selector, volume control, iDrive controller and start / stop button that enhance the interior visibly and tactually.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System

Bowers & Wilkins Diamond surround sound system

The Bowers & Wilkins Diamond surround sound system with three diamond tweeters features outstanding studio-quality sound for every seat in the vehicle. 16 carefully positioned speakers ensure a mesmerising sound experience. The speakers are illuminated, visually emphasising the system's outstanding sound quality.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Air conditioning with 4-zone control

Air conditioning with 4-zone control

The Automatic air conditioning with 4-zone control enables individual climate comfort on all four seats. The climate for the front seat area can be regulated via the control unit with fully variable TFT display made of bonded glass in the instrument panel. The rear passengers adjust their desired climate via the control element below the air vents at the end of the centre console.

PERFORMANCE

DRIVETRAIN AND CHASSIS TECHNOLOGIES IN THE BMW 8 SERIES GRAN COUPÉ

The BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé fascinates with impressive agility and unbridled dynamics. From the powerful bi-turbo petrol engines via the Adaptive M suspension and the Integral Active Steering through to xDrive, the intelligent all-wheel drive system – the optimally coordinated interplay of numerous innovative drivetrain and chassis components is a guarantee of pure thrills. And particularly so on winding routes, where this unique sports car gleams with supreme precision, traction and driving stability to offer a maximum of sheer driving pleasure.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, BMW TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine

BMW TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine

The BMW TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine combines two turbochargers with Valvetronic fully variable valve control and the direct petrol injection High-Precision Injection. Its peak output is 390 kW (530 hp) with a maximum torque of 750 Nm. The two turbochargers are compactly positioned between the cylinder banks.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, BMW xDrive

BMW xDrive

The intelligent BMW xDrive all-wheel drive system smoothly and variably distributes drive power to the front and rear wheels for maximum traction, driving dynamics and safety in every driving situation. The innovative networking with all lateral dynamics control functions of the vehicle allows an arrangement from traction-oriented to maximal sporty driving dynamics.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder petrol engine

BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder petrol engine

Commanding power, silky smooth running and a stirring sound are the hallmarks of the new-generation BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder petrol engine. With Double-VANOS, Valvetronic, High-Precision Injection and TwinScroll turbochargers, it generates 250 kW (340 hp) and delivers an impressive maximum torque of 500 Nm.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Adaptive M suspension Professional

Adaptive M suspension Professional

The Adaptive M suspension Professional adds active roll stabilisation to the Adaptive M suspension and Integral Active Steering. The result: the ultimate in driving stability and dynamics.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, M sport differential

M sport differential

The M sport differential optimises traction and driving stability when changing lanes or accelerating out of a bend, when taking bends at high speeds or on different road surfaces. Traction is optimised with the help of an electronically operated device that reduces the difference in revolution speed between the rear wheels.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Integral Active Steering

Integral Active Steering

Integral Active Steering combines support that varies based on the steering angle on the front axle, and rear wheels that also contribute to steering. At lower speeds, it offers greater manoeuvrability and agility by turning the rear wheels opposite the front wheels. At higher speeds, the rear wheels turn parallel to the front wheels, to increase stability and comfort.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Sports exhaust system

Sports exhaust system

The standard Sports exhaust system offers a powerful and sporty sound that can be adapted to the driving situation and the driver’s wishes. This makes the ride an emotional hearing experience, especially during sporty riding.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, BMW sDrive

sDrive powertrain

Compared to the all-wheel drive, the rear-wheel drive offers not only a significant weight reduction but above all an unaffected, precise steering response with particularly sensitive feedback. This makes the vehicle appear lighter and more agile. The lower weight and friction compared to all-wheel drive improves fuel consumption and reduces CO2 emissions.

INNOVATION

INTELLIGENT TECHNOLOGIES IN THE BMW 8 SERIES GRAN COUPÉ

Inspiring sportiness and innovative luxury are by no means contradictory. This is why the BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé is fitted with a host of pioneering technologies that is unrivalled even in the luxury class. Communicate with the self-learning digital BMW Personal Intelligent Assistant by voice command or enjoy ultra-modern control options via iDrive, gesture or touchscreen and gain support from partially autonomous driver assistance systems in demanding driving situations. This is how every journey becomes safer, more comfortable and more relaxed.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, innovations
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, BMW Live Cockpit Professional

BMW Live Cockpit Professional

The BMW Live Cockpit Professional with navigation function includes a high-quality display network consisting of a high-resolution 10.25" Control Display that can be operated by touch and a fully digital 12.3" instrument display.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant

BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant

‘Hey, BMW. Who are you?’ Wouldn’t it be incredible if your BMW also came with a personal assistant? Communicate with your vehicle using the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. It knows you, gets better every day and helps out whatever the situation. You can assign your own personal activation word. It can explain everything about your car and helps you to get to know your BMW even better.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Digital Key

Digital Key

Why put your key in the ignition if you have your Android smartphone with you? The Digital Key or Key Card allows you to lock and unlock your BMW and even start the engine without needing a physical key. It can be downloaded to your Android smartphone using the BMW Connected app and shared with family and friends.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, In-car Experiences

In-car Experiences

Your BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant will take care of you. It invigorates you to keep you fit to drive, or provides relaxation at the end of a stressful day. With the In-Car Experiences, including Vitalize and the Relax programme from Caring Car, your BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant looks after your well-being while on the road.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Driving Assistant Professional

Driving Assistant Professional

Driving Assistant Professional offers optimum comfort and maximum safety during lots of critical or monotonous driving situations with Steering and lane control assistant incl. support in narrow places, Emergency Stop Assistant, local hazard warning, Lane Keeping Assistant with active side collision protection and other safety functions.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé, Parking Assistant Plus

Parking Assistant Plus

Parking Assistant Plus makes parking and manoeuvring the vehicle easier. It features among others the Surround View system including Top View, Panorama View, Remote View 3D , as well as a lateral parking aid, the Active Park Distance Control, emergency braking function, Parking Assistant with linear guidance and Reversing Assistant.
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé technical data

BMW 8 SERIES GRAN COUPÉ TECHNICAL DATA

FUEL CONSUMPTION AND CO2 EMISSIONS

BMW M850i xDrive Gran Coupé:
Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 5.9 - 10 l/100km
CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 155 - 229


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