Today we will show you the time needed by the most powerful car manufactured by BMW to Lap The Nurburgring circuit in Germany, aka the green hell circuit.
We are talking about the 2020 BMW M8 Competition in this article, which we have already test-driven in one episode of Special Coverage program presented to you by our colleague Suhaib Shashaa.
Today, we will show you the time it takes for the 2020 M8, with its most powerful Competition version, to lap he extremely long and challenging Nurburgring circuit, which is considered the home of speed records, and the car will be driven by Sport Auto team led by Christian Gebhardt.
Watch the video to know how long it took the most powerful BMW car to lap the Nurburgring:
According to this test, the new BMW M8 Competition managed to lap the famous German circuit, which is 20.9 km (12.9 miles) long, in 7 minutes and 32 seconds, making it two seconds slower than the 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S (992), which we have already been tested by the same driver, lapping the same in 7 and 30 seconds.
The information available to our ArabGT team, suggests that the weight of the tested version is 1,960 kg, and it rides on Pirelli P Zero tires, measuring 275/35 R20 at the front and 285/35 R20 at the back.
As a reminder, these are the mechanical specifications of the most powerful car manufactured by BMW so far:
The 2020 M8 Competition is powered by a twin-turbo 4.4-liter 8-cylinder engine generating 617 hp (625 PS) and 750 Nm of torque, and this car accelerates from zero to a speed of 100 km / h In 3.2 seconds, while the top speed is electronically limited at 250 km / h, and it is possible to request it optionally with a top speed of 305 km / h.