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2019 BMW 8-Series
#10 in Coupes
2020 Audi R8
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Coupe M850i xDrive
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quattro V10
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
quattro V10 13 20 N/A $169,900
quattro V10 performance N/A N/A N/A $195,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$104,565
N/A
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$111,900
$169,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1865 / month
$2832 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
Bigger, bulkier, bawdier: The 2019 BMW 8-Series bucks all Bavaria’s typical instincts and revels in its life choices. The 2020 Audi R8 is meticulous in its performance, a thrilling supercar without pretense.
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Fuel Economy
City
18 mpg 13 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 20 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars Two-Seaters
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
33.6 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
46.9 -
Front Head Room (in)
38.9 38.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.2 55.1
Second Leg Room (in)
29.5 -
Passenger Capacity
4 2
Front Leg Room (in)
42.1 40.9
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.9 76.4
Track Width, Front (in)
64.1 64.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5 -
Length, Overall (in)
191.2 174.3
Height, Overall (in)
53 48.8
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.6 63
Wheelbase (in)
111.1 104.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.8 -
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 14
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 14.4
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18 21.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39 36.7
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
258 NA
Front Tire Size
P245/35YR20 P245/35YR19
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
258 NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P275/30YR20 P295/35YR19
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4478 -
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
20 X 8 19 X 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Forged Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
20 X 9 19 X 11
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Forged Aluminum
Engine
Displacement
4.4 L/268 5.2 L/318
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
523 @ 5500 562
Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8 Premium Unleaded V-10
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Port/Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
553 @ 1800 406
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
20 16 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 20 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
18 13 (Est)
Transmission
Trans Type
8 7
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.32 0.90
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.64 -
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.71 2.65
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.52 2.59
Trans Order Code
2TB NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.72 1.14
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82 0.65
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.88
First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.50 3.13
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.40 3.59
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.20 1.88
Summary
Body Style
Coupe quattro Coupe
Vehicle Name
BMW 8 Series Audi R8 Coupe
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.9 11.0 (Est)
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- 210
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 420
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