BMW has presented new coupe in Frankfurt
This year a new racing coupe from BMW - M8 GTE arrived from Bavaria at the Frankfurt Motor Show. It is on this supercar that the company expects to become the best in the world by the results of the championship of auto racing where the endurance of the car and pilot is estimated - the World Endurance Championship. Also this creation of Bavarian designers will take part in the famous marathon "24 Hours of Le Mans".
Under the hood of this "baby" hidden unit 4.0 V8 with supercharged, with a capacity of 500 forces. For the speed change is responsible - 6-speed sequential gearbox. At rather impressive sizes BMW M8 GTE: 4 980/2 046/1 212 mm weighs only 1 220 kg. Low weight provided the use for the manufacture of the body only composite materials.
Fans of endurance races will be able to see the BMW M8 GTE "in action" as early as January of next year at the "Daytona 24 Hour" marathon.