The 3-Series GT and 6-Series Gran Coupe are also going away for 2020.
The twin-turbo V8 has been tuned so that it now puts out even more power than the M8 Competiton.
The 8-Series Gran Coupe will go on sale in the fourth quarter of the year from AUD $199,900.
Pricing for the 840i Coupe will start at AUD $202,900, while the Convertible is AUD $15,000 more expensive.
BMW could phase out a number of convertibles including the 2-Series, 8-Series and Z4.
The new BMW 8-Series would be both sexy and practical as a Shooting Brake.
The new 8-Series has both a stunning exterior and a glamorous interior, so it looks like the grand tourer to get right now.
The entry-level 8-Series will have a turbocharged 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine with 335 hp.
The BMW 8-Series Coupe will be at Goodwood’s Michelin Supercar Paddock wearing full AC Schnitzer gear.
BMW started production of the 8 Series Gran Coupe, the M8 Coupe, and M8 Convertible in Dingolfing.
Can’t (or won’t) stretch to a Panamera Sport Turismo? If only BMW decided to make this one…
The list includes some carbon fiber parts, new rims, alcantara steering wheel and better brakes.