The long-awaited successor to legendary BMW M1 from the late 70′s, the 2014 BMW M8 will have its public debut in the early 2016 year, when the Bavarian company is celebrating the 100th anniversary. It will be called the 2014 BMW M8. This, 2014 BMW M8 super-car, is partly inspired by the M1 Hommage concept, which was seen in the 2008th in the Fair Villa d’Este Concours d’Elegance, but his body will not mark a lot of elements in “retro“ style.
The new 2014 BMW M8 is based on a modified version of the i8 environmental platform and will be much lighter than the Mercedes-Benz SLS model because it uses materials that save weight on the car, such as carbon fiber and aluminum. BMW‘s engineers managed to achieve weight of 2014 BMW M8 of just 1,252 kg.
Super car of future, the 2014 BMW M8 will have between 600 and 650 horsepower thanks to the 4.4 liter V8 engine with direct fuel injection. A job of transferring a power from engine to the wheels will be left to the ninespeed automatic transmission, and 2014 BMW M8 will accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in just 3 seconds. The maximum speed of, this beast, will be 320 km / h. In line with current trends in production and environmental efficient cars, 2014 BMW M8 will also be fitted with start / stop system so the fuel consumption will be extremely lowered..
When it goes on sale, the base price for the 2014 BMW M8 will be about 250,000 euros.