2016 Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo revealed with 600 horsepower

Alpina has revealed the 2016 B5 Bi-Turbo as a saloon and estate variant.

Based on the 5-Series and basically an alternative the M%, the Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo features a revised 4.4-litre V8 biturbo engine producing 600 horsepower and 591 lb-ft of torque, taking the car from 0-62mph in 4.2 seconds on to a top speed of 203mph (328 km/h).

Other highlights include a sports suspension that offers electronically adjustable dampers and active roll stabilization, a limited slip differential, Merino leather upholstery for the seats, and piano black interior trim.

A lightweight titanium exhaust system by Akrapovic is optional, enabling owners to cut 17 kg compared to the standard system. High-performance fixed-calliper brake system is also part of the deal.

Visually the model is distinguished with new bumpers, exhaust tips and also familiar Alpina wheels.

In Europe, the 2016 B5 Bi-Turbo starts at €108,600 for the saloon and €111,900 for the Touring model.

2016 Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo Saloon rear

2016 Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo Touring front

 


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