For BMW faithful fan base should be familiar with Alpina which included in the newest BMW product 2015 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe. There is a special relationship between BMW and Alpina who had created BurkardBovensiepen in race cars 1970s.
Then, it had broken for some productions until BMW USA announced 2015 B6 Gran Coupe in 4th March this year. Enough for the history let us begin to talk about this luxury sedan which has priced at $118,225. BMW offers you an elegant and aggressive sedan whit this price. The design is also exactly different with their M6 Gran Coupe but it has still same engine architecture.
Under the Hood
A twin-turbocharged 4.4 Liter V8 engine was featured 2015 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe.This engine is able to produced 540 horsepower with 540 pound-feet of torque at maximum level. All-wheel-drive system is served by eight-speed torque-converter automatic transmission. It is able to reach 0-60 mph just in 3.7 seconds with 198 mph of top speed. These powers are lower than M6 Gran Coupe which has same engine and pumped out 560 horsepower but with lower torque at 502 pound-feet. As we know, M6 has rear-wheel-drive only and dual-clutch automatic or six-speed manual transmissions.
2015 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe ’s design will remind you with BMW 6-series Gran Coupe, but it was executed fluently by BMW with Alpina-exclusive wheels. 20 inches of aluminum wheels perfectly fitted under this car.
They also give you classic accent on Alpina stickers in 1970s. Redesigned bumpers and carbon fiber-roof of M6 make this car more elegant than its predecessors. Inside, you are able to use leather steering wheels and other unique features which focused on driver comfortably. Higher-quality materials are ready to fit with B6’s cabin and seating positions.