Just at the end of May the Bavarian automaker introduced the new flagship sedan BMW 7-Series, and the company Alpina has prepared a restyled version of the B7 model on its basis.
Alpina has offered the author\'s product in the best traditions of the company. The most important thing is the newest high-tech BMW V8 engine that is installed with mechanical compressor. Alpina\'s engine is the world\'s first serial engine, which combines technology of valve timing Valvetronic and compressor.
Characteristics of BMW ALPINA B7 are no less impressive than engineering ideas. Manufacturer managed to reach capacity of 470 horsepower and a maximum torque of 650 Nm at 4700 r / min. 520 Nm is already available at 2300 r / min, which provides a large sedan with necessary level of comfort and softness. Maximum speed of B7 is around 300 km / h, and acceleration to 100 km / h takes only 5.5 seconds.
Of course, for its flagship Alpina prepared a cute external solution. Good brand subtly spoke wheels with a diameter of 21 inches guarantee a dynamic and elegant appearance.
The front part of the B7 is decorated with the traditional spoiler that has a classic company logo in the center. It is curious that with the new aerodynamic elements drag coefficient Cd is only 0.31 (after hours of research in the BMW wind tunnel).
Alpina has approached to the inner trim of B7 equally seriously. There is firm blue instrument lighting and luxurious interior with multiple inserts of fine wood ... But a new 3-spoke steering wheel with gearshift buttons on its back side has become a real pride of creators. Alpina has also prepared for B7 its version of the 6-speed automatic transmission Switch-Tronic with manual shift.
Optionally, customers are offered with a fully LED optics and a powerful sound system Bang & Olufsen. Price of Alpina B7 2013 in the United States starts from 127,600 dollars for a car with a conventional base and rear wheel drive. All-wheel drive version with the extended base is estimated at 134,500 dollars.