Update for the big small series coupe

Buchloe, February 12, 2015

For exactly 50 years arising from Alpina in Buchloe in Ostallgäu automotive products on BMW basis. Now the small manufacturers, the Alpina B6 Bi - Turbo Coupe Gran made ​​with all-wheel drive based on the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe fit for the model 2016. For this was visually filed at the four-door and beyond duly turned up the power screw.

Revised exterior

The front of the car received a new apron with larger air intakes and a built-in splitter. The Gran Coupe is on 20 - inch alloy wheels, which give a view of the sitting behind brake system with blue painted calipers. In addition, the engine hood has been revised to indicate the increased performance potential.

Turned the power screw

The 4.4-liter V8 is pushed by means of bi-turbo charging to 600 hp and 800 Nm of torque. This is an increase of 60 horsepower and 70 Newton meters compared to the previous B6. The power is sent through an eight-speed automatic in the BMW xDrive based on the four-wheel drive, which distributes the forces continuously and fully variable between front and rear axles. The two-ton Alpina can thus catapulting to 100 kph in 3.8 seconds. 13.2 seconds at 200 km / h are achieved. Deadline is only at 324 km / h. The total consumption is expected to be positive in 10.4 liters of premium.

Deeper standard equipment

The standard equipment of B6 Gran Coupe has been extended for the upcoming model year. LED headlights, nappa leather on electrically adjustable seats and instrument panel, but also a navigation system with common connectivity are now in great athlete installed at the factory. Nevertheless, the individual requirements on an optional basis are virtually no limits: from the paint on the interior trim up to the matching upholstery color everything is available, which is available in the BMW Alpina or equipment program.

Price and market introduction

The Alpina B6 Bi - Turbo Gran Coupe is now available to order in Germany. The base price is 135,200 euros. Who can find a Alpina vehicle but is too much exclusivity, which can also fall back on the big 6 Series Coupe BMW's M division. The BMW M6 Gran Coupe develops 560 hp and 680 Nm of torque. The power is in contrast to the Alpina only to the rear wheels. Terms of price, the "M " under the "B": he is to have from 128,800 euros . (ml)