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2018-10-29 20:00

Robin Classen

BMW 8 Series

Image: Press Association

After almost a 20 year hiatus, BMW has revived the 8-Series with an all-new flagship luxury sedan.

Under the bonnet is a V8 engine that produces 390kW and 750Nm combined with four-wheel-drive technology to put that power to the ground.

What to expect

It will be making its way to South Africa in the first quarter of 2019 with an estimated price tag of around R1.8 million.

READ: This how much the new BMW 8 Series will cost in SA

For those wondering if there will be an M-powered version available, BMW will be building an M8.

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