The BMW Z8 is probably one car that BMW should’ve kept producing. Unfortunately, BMW ceased production in 2003 after a successful three years with a total 5,703 units produced. The car has an all aluminum chassis and is powered by a 4.9 liter V8 engine that produces 400 horsepower, giving it the ability to do 0-60mph in 4.7 seconds.
Well here Clarkson, takes the beautiful Alpina tuned version out for a test drive.
On a side note, BMW is supposedly working on an Audi R8 competitor that will be called the BMW Z9 and will be built on the basis of the BMW Z8.
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