WATCH: Here's why the new BMW 8 Series drop-top is a perfect sun-seeking convertible

<i> Image: BMW</i>
<i> Image: BMW</i>

The BMW 8 series now has a dream convertible to go along with its similarly beautiful coupe.

BMW South Africa recently launched the 8 Series Coupe locally, along with the new BMW Z4. The arrival of the new convertible will be later in 2019.

READ: BMW's most luxurious coupe in SA: Stunning new 8 Series arrives locally

The M850i is powered by a 4.4 liter V8 turbocharged petrol engine which delivers 390kW of power. 

It sprints from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.9 seconds.

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