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2019 BMW M850i Coupe: A sporty GT for road and track

BMW's 8 Series is a big, luxurious grand tourer with excellent dynamic chops.

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Steven Ewing
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Here it is: BMW's big, new 2019 8 Series Coupe.

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The 8 Series launches in M850i xDrive guise.

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That means it's powered by a 4.4-liter, twin-turbo V8, and sends power to all four wheels via xDrive all-wheel drive.

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The M850i is no slouch, able to accelerate to 60 miles per hour in 3.6 seconds.

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The hearty V8 produces 523 horsepower and 553 pound-feet of torque.

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Handling is improved thanks to rear-wheel steering and BMW's Adaptive M suspension tech.

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Whether blasting down backroads or hitting the track, the M850i is a joy to drive.

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It's also comfortable, and packed with BMW's latest iDrive 7 infotainment tech.

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The 2019 BMW M850i xDrive Coupe starts at $111,900 in the US.

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Keep scrolling for more photos of the M850i Coupe from our first drive event in Lisbon, Portugal.

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