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2022 BMW 8 Series
840i Convertible RWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

The 8 Series cars are a crown jewel in BMW’s expansive coupe, sedan, and convertible lineup. Even with their elevated stature, the 2022 model year brings only modest updates, with the ...

2022 BMW M8
Competition Convertible AWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

BMW offers a staggering number of variants for many of its vehicles, with the high-end 8 Series alone currently available in so many different configurations that they outnumber some a...

Specs

2022 BMW 8 Series
840i Convertible RWD
2022 BMW M8
Competition Convertible AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
29 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 20.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
335 hp @ 5,000 RPM
617 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
368 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
553 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11:1
10:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
4,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.23 in x 3.72 in
3.5 in x 3.48 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 42.1 in 42.1 in
Back Legroom 29.5 in 29.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.4 cu ft 12.4 cu ft
Maximum Payload 820 lbs 770 lbs
Exterior
Length 191.1 in 191.8 in
Width 84.1 in 84.1 in
Height 52.7 in 53.3 in
Wheelbase 111.1 in 111.3 in

Available Options

2022 BMW 8 Series
840i Convertible RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Barcelona Blue Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Frozen Bluestone Metallic
  • Individual AVENTURIN Red Metallic
  • Individual DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic
  • TANZANITE Blue II Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Comfort Seating Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Glass Controls
  • Individual Ash Black Silver Wood Trim
  • Individual Piano Black Finish Trim
  • Ivory White, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Fiona Red/Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Night Blue, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/TARTUFO, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Night Blue/Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • TARTUFO/Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Integral Active Steering
  • Wheels: 20" X 8" FR & 20" X 9" RR BMW Individual
  • Wheels: 20" X 8" FR & 20" X 9" RR M Multi-Spoke
  • Wheels: 20" X 8" FR & 20" X 9" RR M V-Spoke
  • Wheels: 20" X 8" FR & 20" X 9" RR M V-Spoke (1N7)
2022 BMW M8
Competition Convertible AWD

Exterior Colors

  • AMETRIN Metallic
  • AVENTURIN Red Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Barcelona Blue Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Brands Hatch Grey Metallic
  • DONINGTON Grey Metallic
  • DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Frozen Bluestone Metallic
  • Individual AVENTURIN Red Metallic
  • MOTEGI Red Metallic
  • Marina Bay Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Neck Warmer
  • M Driver's Package
  • Ash Black Silver Wood Trim
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Individual Piano Black Finish Trim
  • M Carbon Ceramic Brake
  • M Carbon Exterior Package
  • Black W/MIDRAND Beige, Full Merino Leather/Alcantara Cloth Upholstery
  • Black, Full Merino Leather
  • Ivory White/Night Blue, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/TARTUFO, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • M Carbon Bucket Seats
  • MIDRAND Beige, Full Merino Leather
  • SAKHIR Orange/Black, Full Merino Leather
  • SILVERSTONE, Full Merino Leather
  • TARUMA Brown, Full Merino Leather

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