According to BMW, the range-topping M8 Competition Coupe can accelerate to 62 mph (100 km/h) in the overwhelming 3.2 seconds. Recent tests of the automobile prove which it is even quicker than that.
While not long ago in attendance the media launch of the latest BMW M8 during the Portimao circuit in southern Portugal, BMW Blog asked BMW Pro Driver Martin Tomczyk to perform dual increase in speed runs in an M8 Competition Coupe.
As the video next shows, Tomczyk pinned the stifle in the initial of dual runs as well as was means to strike 62 mph in usually 2.88 seconds, the figure customarily indifferent for the planet’s many costly as well as disdainful supercars. That’s not all as the same automobile usually indispensable 9.93 seconds to go from the delay to 124 mph (200 km/h).
It’s value indicating out which these times were not available as well as accurate by GPS as well as have been expected the small quicker than the increase in speed total you’d see from the VBOX. Nevertheless, they have been really impressive.
One of the pass reasons because the M8 Competition Coupe is so accelerative is due to the twin-turbocharged 4.4-liter V8 engine which delivers 617 hp as well as 553 lb-ft (750 Nm) of torque. Unlike many BMW M cars of yesteryear, the M8 family is sole to one side with an modernized all-wheel expostulate complement which provides unusual hold off the line as well as additionally aids in the car’s capability to launch off the line so rapidly. In addition, the M8 Competition Coupe comes finish with the heartless launch carry out system.