BMW's 8 Series is Back, More Breathtaking Than Ever!


After vanishing for a hiatus that lasted two decades, it's back! The legendary BMW 8 Series has made it's return, and not a moment too soon. It's predecessor's V12 is gone, but a modern-day V8 will impress you all the same.

Be among the first to greet the BMW 8 Series in Vancouver, at Brian Jessel BMW. It's long awaited return has ended. Treat yourself to an exhilarating test drive behind the wheel of this ultra luxury sports car, available now in coupe or cabriolet models.

BMW's line-up is typically named in numerical order, designating size and quality. Until now, their cars ranged from the small & relatively inexpensive 1 Series, through to the 7 Series. Now, the 8 Series reigns at the top. Taking on the Mercedes S-Class and the Aston Martin, the 8 Series offers the ultimate in performance, luxury and status. Add-on some of the available options, and it will go head to head with Audi's R8 as a bone fide sports car. Developed alongside the M8 GTE race car, these track genes are clearly evident in the M850i.

Whether you choose the coupe or the soft-top, you'll be treated to an exhilarating and engaging experience behind the wheel of this 523-hp beast. You'll race from zero to 100 km/h in a breathtaking 3.7 seconds thanks to a 4.4L turbo delivering 553 lb-ft of torque, paired with AWD and an 8-speed automatic. Taking things to the next level, it is equipped with racing brakes, and narrow headlights featuring BMW's LaserLight technology.

Radiating luxury through every handcrafted detail, nothing about the interior of the 8 Series was overlooked. You'll rest upon Merino leather seating in an atmosphere enhanced by ambient lighting. Premium does not begin to describe the car's elevated audio system, climate controlled front seats and every imaginable comfort or convenience. Worried about catching a chill in the convertible model? BMW has this covered with a pop-up wind deflector in the back, and neck-warmers built into the front head rests.

BMW is well-known for it's legendary infotainment systems and state of the art technology. Luxury and technology are raised to new heights with the BMW's latest Heads-up Display, Live Cockpit and the BMW Live Personal Assistant. Operational via touch, voice or even hand gesture, these driver-focused systems are truly cutting edge. Onboard Driving Assistant Professional incorporates semi-autonomous driving features including active cruise control, steering and lane control.

If all of this is still not enough, several optional packages are on hand to customize your 8 Series. The list includes aerodynamics, a carbon roof, aesthetics and many more, allowing you to make your car even more distinctive. Of particular note, is the Carbon Package that comprises of mirror caps, a rear diffuser insert, air intake surrounds and a rear spoiler.

Meet the new BMW 8 Series in Vancouver at Brian Jessel BMW, the city's preferred location for BMW experts and enthusiasts.