This set of photos provide a behind-the-scenes look to some of Alpina’s operations at its historied Alpina Buchloe Park location, where the BMW car tuner has been since 1970.
Autoblog caught up with the 2011 Alpina B7 and has posted an brief exceprt and some photos online, make sure to follow through to their site for all their autoshow photos
Not only will BMW not make an M7, but they even stopped making the incredibly-close-to-an-M Alpina B7 a few years ago. That car could hold its head high against competitors like the Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG, Audi S8 and Bentley Flying Spur Speed, with extra horsepower, refined handling and unique looks setting it apart from standard 7 series fare. Sadly, that car was only produced from 2007-2008 and since 09 theres been nothing to fill … CONTINUED
The Alpina B7 bi-turbo long wheelbase was shown today at the Tokyo Motor Show.
This is the long wheelbase version of the Alpina B7 shown at the Geneva Auto Show.
The V8 4.4L bi-turbod motor outputs 507hp / 516tq and goes from 0-60 in just 4.8 seconds
Photos from: http://www.autoblog.com/2009/10/21/A…WB-Tokyo-2009/