BMW 8 series are a comfortable sporting car with the basket of type of compartment.
The compartment of 8th series, combining itself a physicality, comfort, new technologies and expensive first-class equipment, made debut in September, 1989. In addition, a compartment had stylish elements that are typical for BMW. The compartments of 8th series shone the last achievements of technology of this brand, beginning from the traction control and system of taxiing of back wheels, to the adaptive pendant and intellectual automatic transmission.
BMW 850i is the car of type of «compartment», counted on the protracted trips, with the elegantly equipped salon, economical by the irreproachable design of seats, high degree of comfort and magnificent engine. A car behaves to the class of Gran Turismo. From 1992 to the model 850CSi set the engine of V12 S70 B56 with the swept volume of 5578 cc and maximal power of 380 hp (formally, this car can be named M8, although was in a project and real M8 with the changed pendant and basket).
The «integral» back axis of car provides excellent stability in motion, especially at the rapid passing of turns. In 1994 on a model 850Ci a power aggregate was substituted by 12-cylinder 5,4 with a capacity of one the liter engine of М73 by power of 327 hp. On a model 850 an automatic transmission was put only.
However, a price nevertheless appeared too high, and in 1993, the model was appeared 840Ci with 8-cylinder engine by power of 286 hp, 6-step transmission and less of electronics.
For drivers preferring sporting style, there are other machines in the model row of BMW - more speed, than heavy compartment.
On this machine the terminator of high speed was not set, as she did not develop more than 250 km/h.
Automatic checking of stability and coupling system with the road of ASC - T and brake system with ABS BMW of 8th series do a car providing maximal strength security and stable motion. Perceptible pleasure, promised BMW from a management a compartment 8 series, is complemented by functional and with taste by the executed interior.
From 1996, the company BMW declared periodically, that 8th series «next year exactly would be taken off from a production». As a result, producing of compartment of BMW 8 was stopped in 1999.
Tips buyer BMW 8-Series
Before purchasing 8s need to decide exactly what you need from the machine. «Race» from a traffic light to traffic light and style of a sports car or a sports car does - then it is better to look in the other row your machine. Prepare for high maintenance costs and the high cost of s/h.