The BMW 2017 ALPINA B7 xDrive is a third generation of the ALPINA series which is based on the BMW 7 Series. This car is a combination of powerful performance and unmatched comfort. While precision and dynamics have always been two strong points for the brand, the car brings to the table a little more in terms of effective road performance and speed to go with the luxury that is associated with BMW by default.
A High Performance 4.4 Ltr Engine
With a new 4.4 ltr 8-cylinder engine, the car has a top speed of 193 mph. The acceleration of the car is also an impressive 0.8 seconds faster as compared to its previous version. It can speed from 0-60 mph in 3.6 seconds. You can experience a seamless acceleration from low speeds due to a balanced power output by its high tech engines. Multiple technical changes to the car enable this smooth transition. A lot of things including the air intake system, intercooler & turbocharger configuration and the cooling system have been tweaked to ensure optimized performance.
Supreme ALPINA Dynamics with Advanced Suspension Technology
The suspension system of the BMW 2017 ALPINA B7 xDrive is designed keeping in mind the driver comfort over longer distances. At the same time the suspension system offers great agility and handling to the driver. This 2-axle system combined with Active Comfort Drive with Road Preview ensures the best experience for the driver. With the Active Roll Stabilization, body roll during car cornering is also minimized to a great extent.
You also have height adjustment options with a maximum height adjustment of around 1.6 inches. For speeds in excess of 140 mph the height of the car is lowered by nearly 0.8 inches. There are multiple driving modes as well in order to give you maximum car control and enhance the overall driving experience with the car. The BMW 2017 ALPINA B7 xDrive also uses an intelligent all-wheel drive system and auto 8-Speed Sports Automatic with ALPINA Switch-tronic.
Elegant Exteriors & Lush Interiors
The car is designed to look athletic and elegant at the same time. With an aerodynamic design, several components also serve the purpose by ensuring that the lift of the car in the front or rear is practically zero thus ensuring that greater stability is achieved even at high speeds. It has the iconic BMW kidney shaped grille that takes care of the car cooling needs. You get the 20-inch ALPINA wheels as a standard with an option to upgrade to the 21-inch. The paint job is another highlight with ALPINA Blue metallic and ALPINA Green metallic being the two options available.
The car has high end interiors with Nappa leather, ceramic inserts on controls, leather covered panel and comfort seats. You can see exclusivity in the form of LAVALINA leather used for detailing and the extremely skillful handwork done to enrich the interiors of the car.
Overall, the BMW 2017 ALPINA B7 xDrive is extremely powerful and luxurious at the same time. Expect a base price of around $137,000