The 2019 BMW M850i xDrive Convertible is the second model to join the new 8 Series family following the coupe that launched late last year.

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Like the coupe, the convertible is also powered by a 4.4-liter twin-turbocharged V8 making 523 horsepower and 553 pound-feet of torque.

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The engine works with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Together they get the 8 Series convertible to 60 miles per hour in 3.8 seconds.

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The M850i Convertible returns an EPA estimated 17 miles per gallon in the city and 26 mpg on the highway.

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With a curb weight of 4,736 pounds, the 8 Series Convertible is 258 pounds heavier than the fixed roof model.

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The power soft-top can open and close in 15 seconds and operate at speeds up to 30 mph.

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To be worthy of the M badge, the M850i comes standard with an adaptive suspension, rear-wheel steering and a torque vectoring rear differential.

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The drop-top rides on staggered 20-inch wheels wrapped with Bridgestone Potenza S007 tires.

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Handling infotainment is BMW's latest iDrive 7 software housed in a 10.25-inch touchscreen to run navigation, a 12-speaker Haman Kardon audio setup and Wi-Fi hotspot.

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The 2019 BMW M850i xDrive Convertible starts at $121,400, not including $995 for destination. 

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