BMW 8 Series

Price $117,900 – $167,600
Fuel consumption 9.9 – 16.1 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 78%(view ratings)
An ultra-high-end vehicle in the BMW lineup, the 8 Series is available in three different body styles. The coupe and convertible each have two doors, while the Gran Coupe has four. Output ranges from 523 horsepower to 617 horsepower. For 2023, BMW made a few notable changes. For instance, every model except for the Alpina B8 gets minor styling revisions on the outside, while the M850i receives a new M Performance package.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 78%
Fuel economy 5/10
Reliability 6/10
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 7/10
Driving 9/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2023

Body redesign for every trim except the Alpina B8. M performance package standard on the M850i.


  • Very extensive lineup
  • Versatile Gran Coupe variants
  • Engine power
  • Competent all-wheel drive system


  • Heavy weight
  • High price range
  • Pricy options
  • Symbolic rear seats (coupe and convertible)