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BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe
2021 BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe
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$85,000
Starting Price (MSRP)
9.3
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Lexus LS
2021 Lexus LS
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$78,670
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.9
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Porsche Taycan
2020 Porsche Taycan
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$103,800
Starting Price (MSRP)
9.6
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Overview

Engine
3.0-liter Turbo Inline-6 Gas
Engine
3.5-liter Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
Engine
Electric
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
2-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
18 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.7 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Trunk Volume
15.5 ft³
Trunk Volume
16.9 ft³
Trunk Volume
12.9 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.0-liter Turbo Inline-6 Gas
3.5-liter Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
Electric
Horsepower
335 hp @ 5000 rpm
416 hp @ 6000 rpm
522 hp
Torque
368 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
442 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
N/A
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
10-Speed Automatic
2-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
40.4 ft
19.7 ft
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
19" x 8"
19" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 9"
19" x 8"
19" x 10"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P245/45VR18
P245/50VR19
P255/55YR19
Rear Tire
P275/40VR18
P245/50VR19
P275/45YR19
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
25 MPG
21 MPG
N/A
City
22 MPG
18 MPG
N/A
Highway
29 MPG
27 MPG
N/A

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.2 Tons/yr
N/A
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18 gallons
21.7 gallons
N/A
Cruising Range City
396 miles
390.6 miles
N/A
Cruising Range Highway
522 miles
585.9 miles
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
200.2 in
206.1 in
195.4 in
Height
55.2 in
57.9 in
54.3 in
Max Width
76.1 in
74.8 in
77.5 in
Front Width
64.1 in
64.2 in
67.4 in
Rear Width
65.8 in
64.4 in
66.7 in
Wheelbase
119 in
123 in
114.2 in
Ground Clearance
4.8 in
N/A
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
4 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.1 in
41 in
N/A
Front Seat Headroom
39.1 in
37.3 in
N/A
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.2 in
58.8 in
N/A
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
55.5 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.6 in
38.9 in
N/A
Rear Seat Headroom
37 in
37.3 in
N/A
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
54.6 in
56.4 in
N/A
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
55.1 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,262 lbs
4,938 lbs
4,777 lbs

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
15.5 ft³
16.9 ft³
12.9 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Barcelona Blue Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Blue Ridge Mountain Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic
  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Liquid Platinum
  • Manganese Luster
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Nightfall Mica
  • Obsidian
  • Satin Cashmere Metallic
  • Black
  • White

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Frozen Bluestone Metallic, Priority 1.
  • Individual Aventurin Red Metallic, Priority 1.
  • Individual Dravit Grey Metallic, Priority 1.
  • Tanzanite Blue II Metallic, Priority 1.
N/A
  • Carrara White Metallic
  • Dolomite Silver Metallic
  • Frozen Blue Metallic
  • Gentian Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black Metallic
  • Mamba Green Metallic
  • Volcano Grey Metallic
  • Carmine Red

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, Quilted-Stitch Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim (LA)
  • Black, Quilted-Stitch Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim (LB)
  • Black, Quilted-Stitch Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim (LC)
  • Black, Quilted-Stitch Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim (LG)
  • Chateau, Leather Seat Trim
  • Chateau, Quilted-Stitch Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim (LG)
  • Flaxen, Leather Seat Trim
  • Noble Brown, Quilted-Stitch Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim (LA)
  • Noble Brown, Quilted-Stitch Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim (LG)
  • Parchment, Leather Seat Trim
  • Parchment, Quilted-Stitch Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim (LA)
  • Parchment, Quilted-Stitch Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim (LG)
  • White, Quilted-Stitch Semi-Aniline Leather Seat Trim (LH)
  • Black, Partial Leather Seat Trim

Optional Interior Materials

  • Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Fiona Red/Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Night Blue/Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Tartufo/Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Night Blue, 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, 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
N/A
  • Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, Race-Tex Seat Trim
  • Graphite Blue, Race-Tex Seat Trim
  • Bordeaux Red/Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Limestone Beige/Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Slate Grey, Race-Tex Seat Trim
  • Basalt Black, Olea Club Leather Seat Trim
  • Truffle Brown, Olea Club Leather Seat Trim
  • Atacama Beige/Basalt Blk, Olea Club Leather Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Not Available
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Not Available
Optional

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Navigation System
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Not Available
Standard
A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Not Available
Optional
Automatic Parking
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Optional
Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Optional
Heated Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Seat Memory
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Seat-Massage
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Rear A/C
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Not Available
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Not Available
Standard
ABS
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Night Vision
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
6 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
1 Years / 10,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles