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BMW M8 Gran Coupe
2021 BMW M8 Gran Coupe
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2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo
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Overview

Engine
4.4-liter Twin-Turbo V8 Gas
Engine
Electric
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
2-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Other
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 15 MPG
Hwy: 21 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 68 MPG
Hwy: 71 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
20.1 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Trunk Volume
11 ft³
Trunk Volume
12.9 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
4.4-liter Twin-Turbo V8 Gas
Electric
Horsepower
600 hp @ 6000 rpm
670 hp
Torque
553 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
626 lb-ft
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
2-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Other
All-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
42.4 ft
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
20" x 9.5"
20" x 9"
Rear Wheel Size
20" x 10.5"
20" x 11"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
P275/35YR20
P245/45YR20
Rear Tire
P285/35YR20
P285/40YR20

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
17 MPG
69 MPG
City
15 MPG
68 MPG
Highway
21 MPG
71 MPG

Emissions

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

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
20.1 gallons
N/A
Cruising Range City
301.5 miles
N/A
Cruising Range Highway
422.1 miles
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
200.9 in
195.4 in
Height
55.9 in
54.4 in
Max Width
76.5 in
77.5 in
Front Width
64 in
67 in
Rear Width
65.4 in
65.6 in
Wheelbase
119.2 in
114.2 in
Ground Clearance
5.1 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
4 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.1 in
N/A
Front Seat Headroom
39.1 in
N/A
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.2 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.6 in
N/A
Rear Seat Headroom
37.1 in
N/A
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
54.6 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,480 lbs
5,132 lbs

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
11 ft³
12.9 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Barcelona Blue Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Brands Hatch Grey Metallic
  • Donington Grey Metallic
  • Marina Bay Blue Metallic
  • Motegi Red Metallic
  • Black
  • Carrara White Metallic
  • Dolomite Silver Metallic
  • Frozen Blue Metallic
  • Gentian Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black Metallic
  • Mamba Green Metallic
  • Volcano Grey Metallic
  • White

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Almandin Brown II Metallic, Priority 1
  • Ametrin Metallic, Priority 1
  • Individual Aventurin Red Metallic, Priority 1
  • Individual Dravit Grey Metallic, Priority 1
  • Frozen Bluestone Metallic, Priority 1
Carmine Red

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black w/Midrand Beige, Full Leather Merino/Alcantara Upholstery
  • Black, Extended Merino Leather
  • Silverstone, Extended Merino Leather
  • Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, Race-Tex Seat Trim
  • Bordeaux Red/Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Graphite Blue, Race-Tex Seat Trim
  • Limestone Beige/Black, Leather Seat Trim

Optional Interior Materials

  • Black, Full Merino Leather
  • Ivory White/Night Blue, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Tartufo, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Midrand Beige, Full Merino Leather
  • Sakhir Orange/Black, Full Merino Leather
  • Silverstone, Full Merino Leather
  • Taruma Brown, Full Merino Leather
  • 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
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Standard
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

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

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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