Motoring: All eyes on BMW as striking convertible lifts the spirits

Supremely beautiful and stylish it may be, but the 8 series soft-top is more than just a pretty face

16th May, 2021
Motoring: All eyes on BMW as striking convertible lifts the spirits
The BMW 8 Series is the Bavarian giant’s flagship vehicle

Sitting atop the BMW range, the 8 Series is the Bavarian company’s flagship, and the convertible is the most glamorous variant in its line-up.

It takes the “2+2” seating layout of the 8 Series coupé as its basis, but replaces that car’s metal roof with a folding fabric one.

Said fabric roof can even be opened remotely using the key fob, allowing an owner to admire its graceful folding mechanism at...

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