Alpina B7 Leaked: Bi-Turbo version of BMW 7-Series

2 03 2009

Here is the first photos of the bi-turbo version of the new 2009 BMW 7 Series project called Alpina B7. The car will make its world debut at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show.

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Under the hood, BMW sports a 4.4-litre V8 engine which has been supercharged by Alpina. In the end it forks out 507bhp (378kW) and a confuse-pulling 700Nm of torque. Zero to 100km/h is stomped out in 4.7 seconds and the B7 goes all the way to 280km/h (174 mph). Alpina is famed for calibrating its speedos 100% so you can be cool that when the needle reads 280km/h that is the actual tempo of the car.

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ALPINA present New Bi-Turbo BMW D3 Coupe (photo)

6 08 2008

Famous BMW supported tuner ALPINA has tweaked the twin-turbo diesel powerplant from the BMW 123d classic and fixed it under the hood of the BMW ALPINA D3 Bi-Turbo Coupe.

As a result, the better hp and lighter engine means a largely energy-to-emphasis ratio of 146hp per tonne – virtually matching BMW’s own 330d Coupe. The car is skilled of 152mph and 0-62mph in 6.9 secs and yet the certified fuel consumption and emanation numbers tell a very different rumor: 52.3mpg (complete EU) and 143g/km!

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