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2022 Alpina XD3 facelift revealed, Australian launch due late 2021

The facelifted 2022 Alpina XD3 has been unveiled, ahead of its Australian launch in late 2021. Famed BMW tuner Alpina’s updated XD3 mid-size SUV benefits from the same array of updates as the BMW X3 model on which it’s based, including updated exterior styling, reworked interior construction and a retuned chassis under the skin...

2021 Alpina B8 Gran Coupe price and specs: 457kW four-door undercuts BMW M8 Competition on price

2021 Alpina B8 Gran Coupe pricing and specification Germany's Alpina tunes BMW 8 Series to 457kW and 800Nm Alpina-specific styling inside and out, with unique paint colours on offer Priced from $322,900 before on-road costs Australian buyers interested in the 2021 BMW M8 Competition Gran Coupe will have a new option to consider come July 2021: the 2021 Alpina B8 Gran Coupe...

2022 Alpina B8 Gran Coupe: Tuned BMW 8 Series revealed

The 2022 Alpina B8 Gran Coupe – a tuned variant of the BMW 8 Series sedan – has been revealed, with powerful V8 performance, upgraded suspension, tweaked styling, and a reworked cabin. Power comes from BMW’s original 4.4-litre twin-turbocharged V8, uprated to send 457kW/800Nm to all four wheels via an eight-speed automatic transmission...

2021 BMW new cars

There is plenty in store for BMW fans throughout 2021, as the brand continues its special-edition rollout of existing metal, and drops the first of its new-generation electric vehicle range in the form of the polarising iX and X3-based iX3. We'll see the powerhouse M3 and M4 models arrive locally soon after the new year, but joined by the mid-range, front-wheel-drive 128ti hot hatch variant in the 1 Series lineup...

2021 Alpina XD3 price and specs: new hybrid power for sporty diesel SUV

New hybrid turbo diesel powertrain Sub-five second 0-100km/h time Alpina-tuned suspension and driveline Alternative to BMW X3 M40i The 2021 Alpina XD3 is arriving in Australia in early 2021, with buyers now gaining the benefits of a mild-hybrid diesel powertrain...

BMW X7: 2021 Alpina XB7 price and specs

BMW tuning company Alpina has announced pricing and specification for its new XB7 seven-seater SUV ahead of its Australian arrival in early 2021. The XB7 – based on a BMW X7 M50i xDrive – receives Alpina’s signature touches including increased engine power, improved driving dynamics and styling changes inside and out...

2020 Alpina B3 pricing and specs

Alpina Australia has locked in pricing for its comfort-focused BMW M3 alternative, the B3, ahead of its arrival later this year. Although it's a high-performance 3 Series with power from an inline-six, the B3 isn't an M3 in drag. For one, it's offered with a choice of sedan and wagon bodies – something BMW M simply refuses to do...

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2020 Alpina B3 sedan confirmed for Australia

The Alpina B3 sedan has been confirmed for Australia, with sales set to commence during the second half of 2020 around the same time as the B3 Touring. With the local launch still half a year away, Alpina has yet to announce pricing or specifications for the car. Under the bonnet the B3 has a version of the 'S58' 3...

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Alpina: X7-based mule spied, Australian arm interested

Darcy Foster • Alpina has its eye on an upcoming BMW X7-based model for Australia, based on the success of its smaller XD3. The mid-sized XD3 SUV, which launched locally earlier this year as a rival to the Audi SQ5, has seen “good initial interest” locally, according to an Alpina Australia spokesperson...