There are details about the “hot” BMW M8 Competition

There are details about the “hot” BMW M8 Competition

October 15, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

Hardly in the Bavarian high-performance coupe BMW M8 Competition will appear the V12 gasoline engine.

Few weeks left until the moment when the flagship coupe will be officially presented in a more powerful version of the BMW M850i ​​xDrive. Well, after that a full-fledged performance will be shown from the sports division of the BMW M. It will not have a V12 engine, but even without this power will be enough.

According to our friends in the BMW Blog, the Bavarian automaker plans to present not just the M-version of its flagship, but an even more powerful version of the Competition.

The information is not yet official, but one of the readers of the publication visited a BMW closed event in Paris, where VIP customers were provided with more detailed information on future models of the brand. Apparently, the BMW M8 Competition was also confirmed at this meeting.

Our source claims that the novelty will receive carbon ceramic brakes. Some exterior elements will also be made of carbon fiber. Under the hood will be a 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8, whose power will be in the region of 620 hp.

At the moment, the most powerful version of the flagship coupe is the M850i ​​xDrive. Under the hood of which is still the same 4.4-liter 8-cylinder engine, which produces 523 hp power. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h will take 3.6 seconds.

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