Buchloe, Germany March 24, 2021… Following the success of the BMW ALPINA B7 Sedan and XB7 Sports Activity Vehicle, ALPINA is expanding its offering in the premium segment with the new BMW ALPINA B8 Gran Coupé. It combines the highest levels of performance, dynamics and comfort in a bold and beautiful design. The new ALPINA B8 Gran Coupé is truly an exclusive automobile that appeals to all your senses.
The 2022 BMW ALPINA B8 Gran Coupé arrives in U.S. dealers in Late Spring 2021 and will have an MSRP of $139,900 plus $995 Destination.
Power to spare: The 4.4-liter V8 engine with bi-turbo charging produces an impressive 612 hp. The maximum torque of 590 lb.-ft is available from just 2,000 rpm for power delivery at all times.
Explosive driving performance: From a standing start, the BMW ALPINA B8 accelerates to 60 mph in 3.3 seconds and reaches 1⁄4 mile in just 11.5 seconds. The maximum speed is 201 mph.
Tailored V8 sound: The specially developed ALPINA sport exhaust system is a stainless- steel wonder. Providing both visual and auditory delight, it is designed to reduce backpressure, and features the bold, natural sound of a powerful V8 engine. The driver can influence the sound by switching between COMFORT and SPORT mode, which controls the active exhaust flaps.
Fascinating dynamics, superior driving experience: The BMW ALPINA B8s chassis and suspension set-up is harmoniously balanced, combining superior long-distance travel comfort with precise handling characteristics. The adaptive dampers provide for a wide range of driving experiences, ranging from COMFORT+ to SPORT+.
Precision design: The B8 Gran Coupés appearance is distinguished by elegant lines that masterfully emphasize the vehicles flowing silhouette. The athletic character is further emphasized by the ALPINA aerodynamic components. The ALPINA CLASSIC 21-inch forged wheels with their minimalistic 20 spoke design are an unmistakable, exclusive ALPINA identifier.
Look, touch, and feel: The interior design reflects the luxurious comfort of the BMW ALPINA B8 in every detail. High-quality materials, an extensive range of standard equipment and exclusive ALPINA details contribute to an exquisite interior.
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Remote engine start
Sport limited-slip rear differential
8-speed Sport automatic transmission
21-inch ALPINA Classic wheels with high-performance non-runflat tires.
xDrive all-wheel drive
Integral Active steering
Adaptive Sport suspension
Comfort access keyless entry
Soft-close automatic doors
Power rear window and rear side window shades
Front heated and ventilated, multi-function seats
Heated rear seats
Rear 40/20/40 split folding seat
Heated front armrests and steering wheel
4-zone automatic climate control
Instrument panel finished in Nappa leather
Ambient interior lighting
Anthracite alcantara headliner
Icon Adaptive LED headlights with Laserlight
Shadowline exterior trim
Live Cockpit Professional with seventh generation iDrive system, Navigation, 12.3-inch
Instrument Cluster, and 10.25-inch Center Display
Full-color Head-Up Display
SiriusXM with 360L plus 1-year All-Access subscription
Harman Kardon surround sound system with 16 speakers and 464-watt amplifier
Wireless charging for compatible mobile devices
WiFi hotspot with complementary 3-month or 3-GB trial
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility
Enhanced USB and Bluetooth
Connected Package Professional
o Real-timetrafficinformation o On-streetparkinginformation o HazardPreview
o Lane departure warning
o Frontal collision warning
o Automatic city collision mitigation with braking Active Protection
o Automaticclosingofwindowsandmoonroof o Fatigueandfocusalert
OPTIONS AND PACKAGES
20-inch ALPINA Classic wheels with all-season tires and reduced top speed limit.
Bowers & Wilkins Diamond surround sound system
Alcantara headliner in upholstery color
Chrome line exterior
o Fineline Copper Wood Trim
o Ash Grain Grey-Metallic Wood Trim o Aluminum Dark Trace Interior Trim o Carbon Fiber trim
o Individual Piano Black Finish trim
o Ash Black Silver Wood Trim
Driving Assistance Package o Lane departure warning
o Pedestrian and frontal collision warning with city collision mitigation o Blind spot detection
o Rear cross traffic alert
o Speed limit assist
Driving Assistance Professional Package
o Extended traffic jam assistant for limited access highways o Active cruise control with stop & go.
o Active lane keeping assistant with side collision avoidance o Evasion aid
o Front and rear cross-traffic alert
o Active lane change assist
o Emergency stop assistant