BMW’s SUV vehicle X8, which will push the limits of luxury, seems to impress its enthusiasts. So what is known about the X8? We have compiled the price, release date, and all known features of the vehicle for you.
The Bavarian automotive giant BMW is working on a vehicle that the company plans to position on the SUV model X7, which is on the market as a segment. This vehicle developed by BMW seems to be a candidate to become the new flagship of the company by pushing the limits of luxury. Also, considering the features the vehicle will have, it will be one of the most expensive vehicles of BMW. We can even call it the most expensive.
The vehicle, which is expected to start using the new design language, in which BMW expands its grilles further in each new model, excites those who expect it. The X8, which is a candidate to become the new favorite of the SUV class, is expected to hit the market in 2021. We will examine all the information we have obtained about the leaks and the vehicle for you in our news. If you want, let’s look at the described features and leaks of the vehicle together.
As with the BMW X7, the X8 will offer a more muscular SUV vehicle to its users by using sharper lines without breaking the design language. The SUV vehicle, which is planned to use larger and bold grilles than ever, will give the vehicle an even more imposing appearance with large diameter alloy wheels. To give the SUV a more sporty look, it is likely to use a lowered rear roof, as in coupe cars, and consequently smaller rear windows.
BMW will create a new design by combining the round lines used in the X6 with the lines of the X7. This feature will offer users a narrower back seating area than on the X7. However, this information should not mislead you because the X8 will be a very large vehicle with a coupe appearance. It is not difficult to say that the luggage volume will be large for an SUV of this size. Also, luggage capacity in the vehicle will be further increased with folding rear seats. Assuming that the luggage compartment of the BMW X8 will be larger than the X7, it looks like it will be much higher than the ground. Of course, we do not know who tries to carry loads in the trunk of such a vehicle.
In the interior design of the vehicle, we expect BMW to be more generous than the analog dials that it has always used. Instead of analog displays, we expect it to appear in front of its users with ghost displays and a front console that also includes a road computer, as in its predecessor X7. In the vehicle, which is expected to have a large multimedia-entertainment screen, users will be able to obtain a lot of information about the vehicle through this screen. Passengers will also be able to benefit from the sound system and multimedia features to be found in the vehicle by using the screens behind the seats. The front panel of the vehicle is expected to have rigid lines like itself. BMW will use the traditional design language in this model, as in the X7, and will not miss the buttons we are used to in its vehicles. It is expected to offer upholstery options that include many options such as leather and fabric to its users.
Driving capabilities of the BMW X8:
It is not difficult to say that the BMW X8 will offer an enjoyable drive like the X7 thanks to the technological aids it will have. We think that BMW will not upset its users in terms of driving comfort. The M-sport suspension, which supports this idea, accelerates the steering response of the vehicle and gives the vehicle agility, is among the features expected to come as standard. Also, the 8-speed automatic transmission will come as a standard feature instead of being offered as an option. The vehicle’s trip computer will support autonomous driving, as we are familiar with other models of BMW. We think that the vehicle, which is expected to arrive with the G09 code, aims to be a direct competitor to the Audi RSQ8, Mercedes G63, and Porsche Cayenne Turbo models.
BMW X8 2021 Engine
Considering the leaks regarding the BMW X8’s appearance, it is likely that the vehicle will be launched with 6 and 8 cylinder engines for this beast to perform well. BMW engineers will be very sensitive about the choice of the engine, which is the heart of this SUV, a huge vehicle. According to the information we have obtained, BMW is planned to use the 3.0 d 6-cylinder diesel engine used in the X7 in the X8’s entry-level models. In the other engine options of the vehicle, the following engine options will be available for purchase;
- 3.0 liter 40i Gasoline
- 3.0 liter 50d Diesel
- 4.4 liter 50i Gasoline
BMW X8 2021 Price
Unfortunately, it can cost you a little bit if you want to own a BMW X8. This model of the Bavarian automotive giant BMW, which we encounter with high prices even in entry-level models, is expected to be released towards the end of 2021. According to rumors, the BMW X8 is expected to be available for £ 100,000, or around TL 870,000. Considering that taxes are not included in this price, it is necessary to discard the numbers with lots of zeros to have this vehicle in our country.
We have interpreted the announced features of the X8, the new SUV to be launched by BMW, and all the information we have obtained about the vehicle. The rumors about the vehicle have not been confirmed yet. However, after its release, we will have to wait until the end of 2021 to learn all the features of the vehicle that will make its name even more popular.