Like the 6 Series, the range Series 8 will be split into three silhouettes body. After the cut, the new top model of BMW shall be entitled, as of next year, to the variants Convertible and Gran Coupe. While the coupe is not yet available, BMW Serie 8 lifts the veil on the roof that will renew the experience of driving hair in wind. The operation, rather successful, actually think about the E-Class cabriolet at Mercedes at the level of the back. The soft top opens and closes automatically at the touch of a button, in just 15 seconds and up to 50 km/h.

The list of options that will delight the more timid, who may opt for a heated steering wheel and a heated neck. As for the most concerned, they will be reassured by the safety bar out of aluminum which deploys automatically in the event of rollover of the vehicle

The Series 8 cabriolet has all the elements of connectivity and driving aids, state of the art. Fabian Kirchbauer

The Series 8 cabriolet has all the elements of connectivity and driving aids, the latest already embedded by the coupe, like the BMW Live Cockpit Professional, assistant of parking, or the warning of a rear collision. Like the coupe, the cabriolet is available in 840d and M850i.

This may seem incongruous in relation to a convertible but the second variant of Series 8 will be available with the six-cylinder in-line diesel turbocharged 3-litre, 320 hp 680 Nm of torque. What go from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.2 seconds. It may certainly be the V8 biturbo gasoline 4.4-liter, with a power output of 530 horsepower for a torque-boggling 750 Nm. The exercise of the 0 to 100 is, this time, shot down in just 3.9 seconds.

the side of the transmission, the automatic transmission Steptronic 8-reports as well as the system all-wheel-drive xDrive and the four-wheel steering are part of the standard equipment. The rates range from 107 € 700 for the BMW 840d Convertible 132 750 € for the version M850i.

The operation, rather successful, actually think about the E-Class cabriolet at Mercedes at the level of the back. photos@daniel-kraus.com

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