BMW Alpina – A Roaring Performer


Alpina Burkard Bovensiepen GmbH & Co. KG is an automotive company founded in 1965 with its headquarters in Buchloe, Germany. Established as a car tuning business, Alpina gained its popularity after working with BMW and even now they work closely together within an integrated production line making the brand recognized as an automobile manufacturer rather than performance specialists.

 Alpina enhances the driving performance of the BMW vehicles coming in different specifications in both petrol and diesel engine options. Alpina vehicles can be lined up into a list of options starting with the current lineup which comprises of the Alpina XD3 and 4, Alpina B3 to B5 Bi-Turbo, Alpina D5 S, Alpina B6 Gran Coupe, and Alpina B7. On the other end, Alpina is comprised of several other series based models coming in the Alpina C1 to B3 GT3, E28 B9 and B10, E34 B10 and B10 BiTurbo, E39 B10, E60 B5, Alpina B5 S, F10 B5, E38 B12, and the E31 B12 series.

The BMW Alpina B7 and B6 are two full-size luxury 4-door long-wheelbase saloon cars manufactured by the German automaker from 2016 to present. The model comes with a front-engine and all-wheel-drive (xDrive) and it can be related to the BMW 7 Series (G11). It comes along with a powerful 4.4 L BMW twin-turbocharged V8 engine operating at an 8-speed automatic transmission.

Focusing on the 2018 release, the BMW Alpina B7 comes with a 4.4 L ALPINA Bi-Turbo V-8 engine with an output @ rpm of 600 hp @ 5750-6250 / 590 lb-ft @ 3000-5000. It comes with different packages to assist the driving performance and comfort. The interior design package is comprised of the ventilated rear and rear comfort seats, heating steering wheel, heated front and rear seats, heated front and rear armrest, massaging rear seats, rear luxury floormats and a 7’’ touch Command tablet. On the other hand, Alpina gave the B7 a security and safety upgrade with the Active Blind Spot Detection, Active Driving Assistance, Lane departure warning, Daytime Pedestrian Protection, Side- and Top-view Cameras, and Speed Limit Information. 

To ensure your driving and traveling pleasure, Alpina equipped the B7 with a rear executive lounge package that ensures a more relaxing setting to travel and in case of a business meeting, the B7 lounge is the perfect choice. Coming with sophisticated reclining seat and footrest, an executive lounge rear center console, and to keep the lounge entertained is the Rear-seat Entertainment Professional with iDrive Control and to complete the set is the Executive Lounge seating plan that will give you a complete executive feel regardless of the agenda aligned with the lounge.

As previously mentioned, the BMW Alpina B7 comes along with the B6 which is equipped with the 4.4 L ALPINA Bi-Turbo V-8 engine and an output of 600 hp @ 6000 / 590 lb-ft @ 3500-4500. The BMW Alpina B6 is equipped with the Driver Assistance Plus package that comes with the Active Blind Spot Detection just like the B7, an Active Driving Assistant, an Active Cruise Control (ACC) with Stop & Go + Active Cruise Control, for the safety of pedestrians is the Daytime Pedestrian Protection, to help avoid accidents with other cars is the Frontal Collision Warning and just like the B7 are Side- and Top-view Cameras and Speed Limit Information. On the other hand, The B6 comes with an Executive Package to complete your executive driving feel. The Alpina B6 is designed with a heated steering wheel, power rear-windows and rear side-window sunshades, ventilated front seats that give the driver an airy and comfortable driving experience, active front seats and heated rear seats.

If you are looking for a car, BMW ALPINA is not just any car, it is a powerful vehicle with an exceptional driving performance that comes in sophisticated designs that will give you the ultimate driving respect. Make your way to BE FORWARD and make a purchase of the BMW Alpina of your choice.  





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