When BMW launches a new car, the world takes notice. As a leading performance/luxury carmaker, BMW often sets the trends the rest of the industry will be following for years to come. The stage is set for that to happen once again with the new BMW Concept 8 Series. The new BMW 8 Series is set for a mid-2018 launch and BMW is already making it clear that this vehicle will be a force
While we await this spectacular vehicle to arrive on our shores, the attendees of the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in Italy got to see the concept up close and personal. In this unveiling, the world got to see the futuristic body styling, aggressive stance, revolutionary front fascia, and an interior that feels decades ahead of its time.
BMW was also spotted recently teasing automotive enthusiasts at the 2017 Nürburgring 24-hour race with a concealed prototype.
“The future BMW M8 will build on the genes of the 8 Series and augment its DNA with added track ability and generous extra portions of dynamic sharpness, precision and agility,” said Frank van Meel, President of BMW M Division.
While most technical details about the BMW 8 Series still are under wraps, we have been able to put together some information thanks to additional news directly from BMW:
The interior focuses on the essential: the task of driving.
BMW is simultaneously working on both the 8 Series and the high-performance M8 model.
A race-spec version – BMW M8 GTE – is also being developed for Le Mans.
The BMW 8 Series Coupe will blend the successful tradition of luxurious sports cars and adds another exciting model to its existing luxury-class line-up.
The BMW 8 Series Coupe will bring together sportiness and modern luxury to set new benchmarks in the coupe segment. This is surely a groundbreaking project for BMW.
Be sure to visit BMW of Toledo next time you’re in the market for a luxury sedan, coupe, SUV or Sports Activity Vehicle. Our helpful staff is ready to assist you each step of the way and we’re eager to discuss the new BMW 8 Series with you, or look at some of the current BMW inventory in stock that might meet your needs. If you have your heart set on the new BMW 8 Series be sure to give us a call today, and get ready to own the luxury car everyone will be talking about.