BMW M8 Specs & Dimensions

Technical data

External dimensions

BMW M8 dimensions diagram 4,867 mm 1,907 mm 1,362 mm
Values shown are maximum dimensions
Number of doors
Turning circle
12.2 m
2.83 m

Internal dimensions

Number of seats
Boot (seats up)
420 L

Transmission and fuel


Trims and engines


Photo is for illustrative purposes

M8 M8 Competition

RRP £140,355

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20-inch wheels, 10.25-inch infotainment display with satnav and a huge suite of online services, 12.3-inch digital driver’s display, heated electric M Sport seats, wireless phone charging, surround-view cameras, built-in dash cam and soft-close doors are standard on the M8 Competition.

M8 Competition standard equipment

  • Electric front windows
  • Heated rear window
  • Body colour bumpers
  • Heated windscreen washer jets
  • Soft close automatic (SCA) for doors
  • Electric adjustable/heated/folding door mirrors
  • High beam assistant
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Dynamic brake lights
  • LED rear lights
  • High gloss black kidney grille
  • M Sport exhaust system
  • Front and rear bumper system with replaceable deformation elements
  • Welcome lights in interior and door handle area
  • Follow me home headlight function
  • Frameless interior mirror
  • M carbon roof
  • Thermally insulated windscreen
  • Carbon core - innovative lightweight construction with highly rigid and light carbon elements
  • Door handle illumination
  • Black chrome exhaust tailpipes
  • BMW Individual high-gloss shadow line with extended contents includes kidney frame, clasp and air breather in black chrome
  • BMW Individual high-gloss shadow line with window frame and mirror base in black high gloss
  • Third LED technology brake light in rear window
  • Rear boot
  • Model logo on kidney, side strakes, right tailgate and door sill finishers
  • Full ornamental grille with kidney grille bars
  • Rain sensor with automatic intermittent windscreen wipers control and headlights activation
  • Climate comfort windscreen, infrared reflecting with burglary-deterrent acoustic film
  • Sun protection glass - strongly tinted glass in the rear of the vehicle from the B pillar back
  • Heat protection/Sun protection glazing - Tinted green tempered safety glass all around/Laminated safety glass windshield
  • Power assisted steering
  • Check control system
  • Rev counter
  • Service interval indicator
  • M servotronic
  • Brake pad wear indicator warning light
  • Personal Profile
  • BMW Teleservices
  • Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Oil sensor for level and grade
  • BMW legal emergency call
  • Condition based service
  • Front/rear park distance control (PDC)
  • Integrated owner's handbook
  • BMW Drive recorder
  • Bluetooth Hands free facility with USB audio interface and Voice Control
  • Start/stop button in red
  • Enhanced bluetooth telephony with wireless charging
  • Electric boot lid - electrically opening/closing rear tailgate
  • BMW ConnectedDrive online services
  • Parking assistant plus with 360 degree surround view camera system and remote 3D view
  • iDrive controller with shortcut buttons
  • Automatic tailgate operation, remote opening with key, closing by tailgate button or remote control including taillight in LED technology
  • Light on warning
  • BMW Live cockpit professional with HUD
  • Rear headrests
  • Velour floormats
  • Front door pockets
  • Front cupholders x 2
  • Entry lights on doors
  • Front reading lights
  • Glove compartment
  • 2 seat bench in second row
  • 2 X front 12v power sockets
  • Lockable glove compartment with light
  • Luggage compartment light
  • Microfilter and active carbon filter
  • Automatic air conditioning with 2-zone control
  • M door sill finishers with illuminated BMW M8 designation
  • Steering column with adjustable height and length and activation via control on the steering column
  • Dynamic ambient interior lighting
  • Sunvisors with front ticket pocket and illuminated mirrors
  • Split folding rear seat with 50:50 configuration
  • 4 way electrically adjustable lumbar support for driver and front passenger
  • Lashing eyelets in luggage compartment
  • Instrument and upper door panel in walknappa black leather
  • Interior light front centre above interior mirror
  • Height adjustable headrests with integrated headrest look
  • Front centre armrest with light, 12V socket and USB and storage compartment
  • Through loading function
  • Centre console and cupholder storage incl. USB
  • Locking wheel bolts
  • Centre lock switch
  • Comfort access system
  • Alarm system
  • Electronic vehicle immobiliser
  • Closing system with central locking
  • Keyless engine start
  • Vehicle key with exclusive M designation
  • Side impact protection
  • Two tone horn
  • Anti-lock Brake System and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
  • DSC - Dynamic Stability Control
  • Warning triangle and first aid kit
  • Passenger airbag deactivation system
  • Driver/front passenger side airbags
  • Dynamic Traction Control - DTC
  • Driver/passenger seat occupancy sensor
  • 2 x 3-point rear seat belts
  • Head airbags for first and second row seats
  • Child seat ISOFIX attachment rear outer seats
  • Driver and front passenger knee airbag
  • Electromechanical parking brake with automatic drive away release and auto hold function
  • Active protection
  • Integrated brake system with two selectable brake pedal characteristics
  • Compound structure brake discs
  • Crash sensor activating central locking release, hazard warning lights, fuel cut off, interior lighting, safety battery terminal clamp and airbags
  • M Seatbelts with black seat belts with fine M stripes for all seats
  • Front three point with pyrotechnical belt latch tensioner seat belts, belt force limiter and belt stopper
  • Rear three point with pyrotechnical belt latch tensioner seat belts and belt force limiter
  • Tyre pressure indicator
  • Driver and front passenger airbags
  • Active front integrated look headrests
  • Tyre repair kit
  • Adaptive M suspension
  • Petrol Particulate Filter
  • M Sport differential
  • Double wishbone front axle
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • xDrive (permanent all-wheel drive, variable torque distribution, including DSC to control traction interventions)
  • Steptronic sport transmission with eight speed automatic and gearshift paddle switches on the steering wheel
  • M Twin power turbo 8 cylinder
  • Favourite buttons
  • DAB Tuner enables digital radio reception
  • Connected package professional - M8

One engine available with the M8 Competition trim