Register Forgot Password Join us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Share
We're sorry but your account has been de-activated. Please contact the TVS admin team for further information
 
 
 
 
 
20
Feb
2017

Power and speed: the best V8 supercars you can buy today

Tags: POWER, SPEED, V8, V6, V12,
Power and speed: the best V8 supercars you can buy today

Effective, compact and ad infinitum versatile, the 8 cylinder engine has discovered itself beneath the bonnet of some of the best vehicles of all time, from executive luxo-barges, American muscle automobiles and distinctive Italian thoroughbreds. but with the growing fee of gas, mixed with the upward push of smaller, turbocharged engines and hybrid electricity, the V8 is a death breed.
luckily, for the moment as a minimum, there are plenty of motors available on the market offering that evocative V8 burble. read on for a selection of the finest V8s you may purchase these days…

BMW M5
while the final-generation of BMW’s mid-length splendid-saloon featured a five.zero-litre V10, the latest incarnation makes do with a four.4-litre V8. however way to a brace of turbochargers, the more recent automobile chucks out 10 in keeping with cent more horsepower, growing a complete of 552bhp. however in spite of the ferocious flip of speed, the M5 is every bit as a costly as you’d anticipate from a excessive-magnificence German saloon.

FORD MUSTANG
No listing of V8s might be complete with a ‘Stang. And even as the contemporary incarnation of Ford’s iconic muscle vehicle is obtainable with a (especially) budget friendly 2.three-litre EcoBoost engine, it’s the five.zero-litre V8 you’ll really need. The Mustang is generally American, so, whilst it comes near, don’t assume the interior or the handling to match as much as its fine ecu rivals, however with 412bhp on tap for simply £35k, it’s cracking fee.

     In order to comment on news articles, please login at the top of this page or register.