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2020 BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe review: 840i

BMW is late to the game with this new CLS and A7 rival, but I'd argue the all-new 8 Series Gran Coupe is more resolved – even with the lower-spec 3.0-litre model.

The Backup Plan: Two days in Queenstown with BMW M Performance

Queenstown, nestled near the southern tip of New Zealand, is usually a winter wonderland by the start of July. That makes it the perfect place for carmakers like BMW to let their hottest performance cars loose on ice. But snow has been hard to come by in 2019. The ski resorts around Queenstown are battling to stay open, and there's precious little coverage on the peaks surrounding Lake Wakatipu...

2019 BMW 8 Series review

BMW doesn’t mess around with the number 8. Whether it’s the iconic Z8, the i8 supercar, the upcoming super-luxury X8 SUV, or the all-new BMW 8 Series, the German brand brings its best for the ‘8’ cars and in the case of the near 300k M850i Coupe and Convertible, it doesn’t disappoint.

BMW M850i xDrive coupe review

There's a strong sense of deja vu about the arrival of the new 8 Series.

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REVIEW: 2019 BMW 8 Series (M850i)

The new 2019 8 Series is a terrific GT that'll be a delightful choice for long distance drives or the daily commute. It’s jam-packed with the latest technology from BMW and won't disappoint even the most discerning buyer... so long as you don’t mind other BMW owners having some of the same features for a fair bit less.

New BMW 8 Series makes Paris debut

The reborn BMW 8 Series has debuted at this week's Paris motor show, ready to take on the Mercedes-Benz S-Class and all premium coupes. What do you think?

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BMW M8 MotoGP Safety Car revealed

BMW has unveiled its replacement for the current M5 MotoGP Safety Car, kitting out the new M8 Competition for official duties. Based on the recently-revealed M8 Competition, the MotoGP safety car has been treated to a set of M Performance upgrades to make sure it's capable of holding a field of furious two-wheelers at bay...

2020 BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe pricing and specs

BMW Australia has confirmed the first-ever 8 Series Gran Coupe will land in local showrooms before the end of the year, set to kick off a smidgen under $200,000. Joining the related 8 Series Coupe and Convertible, the Gran Coupe will also be offered with two engines/trim levels, mirroring the two-door line-up, though the starting prices for both models is $3000 less than the equivalent 8 Series Coupe...

2019 BMW 840i pricing and specs

BMW has added two fresh variants to its 8 Series line-up in Australia, with the 840i Coupe and Convertible set to arrive in September. Sitting below the M850i, power in the 840i (from $202,900) comes from a 3.0-litre twin-turbo inline-six petrol making 250kW and 500Nm. It's put to the rear wheels through an eight-speed automatic transmission, good for a 100km/h sprint of 5...

BMW 3 Series Touring, 8 Series Gran Coupe get M Performance Parts

BMW has revealed a new range of M Performance Parts for the all-new 3 Series Touring and 8 Series Gran Coupe, following a slew of performance-themed accessories for the company’s latest releases. The 8 Series Gran Coupe is available with a carbon-fibre front grille and side mirrors, along with the side gills...

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1995 BMW 840ci review

The 8-Series is BMW's forgotten supercar. Most people, even some BMW fans surprisingly, don't even know there was an 8-Series back in the 90's! The first car that was released in this category, the BMW 850i (with its heavy V12 engine) has given the 8-Series pretty much a bad rap, and the 850i (or 850Ci) is basically the very car that people (who know of this car) first think of when you mention the 8-Series to them...

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