Page Loading

BMW 8 Series vs. BMW M8

When comparing the BMW 8 Series to the BMW M8, the BMW 8 Series has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. The BMW M8 has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The BMW 8 Series and BMW M8 have the same interior volume. Based on this comparison of the BMW 8 Series versus the BMW M8, the BMW 8 Series is a better car than the BMW M8.

BMW 8 Series versus BMW M8 Pricing

A one- to five-year-old used BMW 8 Series ranges from $80,099 to $106,035 while a used BMW M8 from the same model year range is priced between $115,383 to $148,237. For a new model, the BMW 8 Series's price is between $98,007 and $120,875, with the BMW M8 priced between $141,576 and $163,709.

Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison

For engine performance, the BMW 8 Series’s base engine makes 335 horsepower, and the BMW M8 base engine makes 617 horsepower. The 8 Series is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 522 miles. The M8 is rated to deliver an average of 17 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 442 miles. Both models use premium unleaded.

See More See Less

Pricing

New Asking Price:

$98,007 - $120,875

Used Asking Price:

$80,099 - $106,035

5-Year Depreciation (lower is better):

47.9%

Pricing

New Asking Price:

$141,576 - $163,709

Used Asking Price:

$115,383 - $148,237

5-Year Depreciation (lower is better):

47.9%

iSeeCars Scores & Rankings

Overall Score:

Not available

Reliability:

Not available

Retained Value:

6.8 / 10

Safety:

Not available

iSeeCars Scores & Rankings

Overall Score:

Not available

Reliability:

Not available

Retained Value:

6.8 / 10

Safety:

Not available

iSeeCars Rankings

Not yet available

iSeeCars Rankings

Summary Review

Not yet available

Summary Review

Not yet available

Pros and Cons

Not yet available

Pros and Cons

Not yet available

Available Body Styles

Convertible

Available Body Styles

Convertible

Available Drivetrain Options

Gasoline

Available Drivetrain Options

Gasoline

Trim Levels

840i xDrive, 840i, M850i xDrive

Trim Levels

Competition

Warranty Information

Warranty, Bumper-to-Bumper:

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Powertrain

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Roadside Assistance:

4 years

Warranty Information

Warranty, Bumper-to-Bumper:

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Powertrain

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Roadside Assistance:

4 years

Safety Ratings

NHTSA Safety Rating (last 5 year average):

Not yet available

IIHS Safety Rating:

Not yet available

Safety Ratings

NHTSA Safety Rating (last 5 year average):

Not yet available

IIHS Safety Rating:

Not yet available

Base Drivetrain Specifications

Horsepower:

335 hp @ 5000 rpm

Torque:

368 foot-lbs @ 1600 rpm

Power-to-Weight Ratio (higher is better):

0.081 hp per pound

Base Drivetrain Specifications

Horsepower:

617 hp @ 6000 rpm

Torque:

553 foot-lbs @ 1800 rpm

Power-to-Weight Ratio (higher is better):

0.135 hp per pound

Engine Specifications

Engine Size:

3 liters

Engine Configuration:

Inline

Number of Cylinders:

6

Transmission:

Automatic

Standard/Optional Drivetrain Type:

RWD / AWD

EPA Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined MPG):

21 / 29 / 24

Range (city/hwy):

378 / 522 miles

Recommended Fuel Type:

Premium Unleaded

Engine Specifications

Engine Size:

4.4 liters

Engine Configuration:

V

Number of Cylinders:

8

Transmission:

Automatic

Standard/Optional Drivetrain Type:

AWD

EPA Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined MPG):

15 / 22 / 17

Range (city/hwy):

302 / 442 miles

Recommended Fuel Type:

Premium Unleaded

Standard/Optional Features

Apple CarPlay:

Standard

Android Auto:

Standard

Wireless Smartphone Charging:

Standard

Keyless Entry:

Standard

Keyless Ignition:

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control:

Available

Heated Seats:

Standard

Cooled/Ventilated Seats:

Available

Leather Upholstery:

Standard

Navigation System:

Standard

Sunroof/Moonroof:

N/A

Heated Steering Wheel:

Standard

Standard/Optional Features

Apple CarPlay:

Standard

Android Auto:

Standard

Wireless Smartphone Charging:

Standard

Keyless Entry:

Standard

Keyless Ignition:

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control:

Available

Heated Seats:

Standard

Cooled/Ventilated Seats:

Standard

Leather Upholstery:

Standard

Navigation System:

Standard

Sunroof/Moonroof:

N/A

Heated Steering Wheel:

Standard

Safety Equipment

Forward Collision Warning:

Not yet available

Pedestrian Detection:

Not yet available

Lane Departure Warning:

Not yet available

Lane Keeping Assist:

Not yet available

Blind Spot Monitoring:

Not yet available

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert:

Not yet available

360-Degree Camera:

Not yet available

Rear Seat Reminder:

Not yet available

Driver Attention Monitoring:

Not yet available

Safety Equipment

Forward Collision Warning:

Not yet available

Pedestrian Detection:

Not yet available

Lane Departure Warning:

Not yet available

Lane Keeping Assist:

Not yet available

Blind Spot Monitoring:

Not yet available

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert:

Not yet available

360-Degree Camera:

Not yet available

Rear Seat Reminder:

Not yet available

Driver Attention Monitoring:

Not yet available

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room:

38.9 inches

Front Leg Room:

42.1 inches

Front Shoulder Room:

57.2 inches

Rear Head Room:

34.7 inches

Rear Leg Room:

29.5 inches

Rear Shoulder Room:

45.7 inches

Cargo Space:

12.4 cubic feet

Overall Interior Volume:

81.0 cubic feet

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room:

38.9 inches

Front Leg Room:

42.1 inches

Front Shoulder Room:

57.2 inches

Rear Head Room:

34.7 inches

Rear Leg Room:

29.5 inches

Rear Shoulder Room:

45.7 inches

Cargo Space:

12.4 cubic feet

Overall Interior Volume:

81.0 cubic feet

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight:

4156 lbs

Width:

84.1 inches

Height:

53 inches

Length:

191.2 inches

Wheelbase:

111.1 inches

Ground Clearance:

4.6 inches

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight:

4560 lbs

Width:

84.1 inches

Height:

53.3 inches

Length:

191.8 inches

Wheelbase:

111.3 inches

Ground Clearance:

5 inches

Standard Wheel/Tire Information

Wheel Size:

19.0 x 8.0 inches

Wheel Type:

alloy

Tire Size:

245/40R19

Standard Wheel/Tire Information

Wheel Size:

20.0 x 9.5 inches

Wheel Type:

painted alloy

Tire Size:

275/35R20