BMW M8 Competition vs BMW M4 Competition xDrive

Picture of BMW M4 Competition xDrive (G82)
Picture of BMW M8 Competition (G15)
Category M4 CompetitionBMW M8 Competition
Engine layout 3.0 l R64.4 l V8
Max power (ps / bhp) 517 / 510625 / 617
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 650 / 479750 / 553
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1772 / 39071893 / 4173
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 292 / 288330 / 326
Average price €117,000€178,000

Lap Times

Track M4 CompetitionBMW M8 Competition
Hockenheim GP 1:53.001:52.40
Nürburgring Nordschleife 7:28.577:32.79

Acceleration (mph)

Speed & distance M4 CompetitionBMW M8 Competition
0 - 30 mph 1.2 s1.0 s
0 - 40 mph 1.7 s1.4 s
0 - 50 mph 2.4 s2.0 s
0 - 60 mph 3.1 s2.5 s
Est. 1/8 mile 7.9 s @ 104.4 mph7.6 s @ 107.5 mph
1/4 mile 11.3 s @ 121.7 mph10.7 s @ 129.0 mph

Acceleration (kph)

Speed & distance M4 CompetitionBMW M8 Competition
0 - 40 kph 1.1 s1.1 s
0 - 100 kph 3.3 s3.0 s
0 - 150 kph 6.6 s5.9 s
0 - 160 kph 7.5 s6.7 s
0 - 200 kph 11.8 s10.1 s
1000 m 21.1 s20.0 s @ 265.0 kph

Rolling acceleration

Speed M4 CompetitionBMW M8 Competition
80 - 120 kph (4) 2.6 s2.4 s
80 - 120 kph (5) 3.7 s3.0 s
80 - 120 kph (6) 6.3 s4.1 s
80 - 120 kph (7) 9.6 s5.2 s
80 - 120 kph (8) 18.0 s9.0 s
80 - 160 kph (4) 5.5 s5.1 s
80 - 160 kph (5) 7.3 s6.4 s
80 - 160 kph (6) 11.0 s8.6 s
80 - 160 kph (7) 16.0 s11.1 s
80 - 120 kph 2.6 s1.9 s

General performance

Category M4 CompetitionBMW M8 Competition
Top speed 290 kph (180 mph)305 kph (190 mph)
Est. 0 - 100 mph - 0 13.9 s @ 1161 ft10.3 s @ 712 ft
Est. max acceleration 0.91 g (9 m/s²)0.96 g (9 m/s²)
18m slalom 73.1 kph (45.4 mph)71.2 kph (44.2 mph)
Fuel economy 10.7 l/100 km (22 mpg US / 26 UK)9.5 l/100 km (25 mpg US / 30 UK)
100 kph - 0 34 m (110 ft)32 m (104 ft)
200 kph - 0 134 m (439 ft)126 m (414 ft)

Summary

Category M4 CompetitionBMW M8 Competition
Track Performance 198197
Straight line speed 20732996
Total 22723194

Verdict

M8 Competition is the fastest by considerable margin.

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hostboy  6m ago

Actually, I don't even understand why the M8's wheelbase is shorter than that of the M4's... isn't the M4 supposed to be the compact car and the M8 the full-size one?

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