Alpina

Alpina D3 S Touring 2021 review – the ultimate daily driver?
Alpina D3 S Touring – rear slide
Alpina D3

Alpina D3 S Touring 2021 review – the ultimate daily driver?

A desirable formula executed extremely well. It's fast and has a sweet chassis, but can feel a little blunt compared to the B3
26 Aug 2021
2021 Alpina XD3 and XD4 update revealed – extra torque from Alpine’s quad-turbo diesel SUV
Alpina XD3 and XD4 2021 – header
Alpina XD3

2021 Alpina XD3 and XD4 update revealed – extra torque from Alpine’s quad-turbo diesel SUV

The updates to the Alpina XD3 and XD4 are largely of the aesthetic kind, but more torque and new chassis calibrations are also part of the package
10 Jun 2021
Alpina B3 Touring 2021 review – the other BMW M3 touring
Alpina B3 Touring – header
Alpina B3

Alpina B3 Touring 2021 review – the other BMW M3 touring

With pukka M-power and a finely-honed chassis, the B3 Touring just about has you questioning why you’d bother waiting for an M3 Touring
29 Apr 2021
613bhp Alpina B8 Gran Coupe revealed – a flagship 201mph saloon
Alpina B8 Gran Coupe
Alpina

613bhp Alpina B8 Gran Coupe revealed – a flagship 201mph saloon

Alpina has applied its tricks to the BMW M850i Gran Coupe, bringing more power and tweaked design to the V8-powered four-door
25 Mar 2021
Alpina Deko Set decals - Art of Speed
Alpina Deko set
Alpina

Alpina Deko Set decals - Art of Speed

Alpina's trademark ‘Deko Set’ decals have been around for almost half a century, and we explore their origins
9 Mar 2021

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New Alpina B5 saloon and estate launched with 613bhp 
Alpina B5

New Alpina B5 saloon and estate launched with 613bhp 

BMW tuner Alpina has already worked its magic on the 2020 5-series, creating the B5 in saloon and estate forms
10 Jun 2020
New Alpina B3 saloon joins Touring in Tokyo
Alpina B3 saloon

New Alpina B3 saloon joins Touring in Tokyo

Is latest Alpina B3 a prologue to the BMW M3 saloon?
23 Oct 2019
2019 Alpina B7 revealed with 599bhp
2019 Alpina B7
Alpina

2019 Alpina B7 revealed with 599bhp

Alpina’s achingly cool B7 has been updated alongside the BMW 7-series
6 Mar 2019
AC Schnitzer 540i review
AC Schnitzer 540i front
Alpina B5 saloon

AC Schnitzer 540i review

Can the respected German tuner eke some hidden performance from BMW’s executive cruiser?
17 Nov 2018
Alpina XD3 SUV - UK specs announced
Alpina XD3 – front quarter
Alpina

Alpina XD3 SUV - UK specs announced

Alpina’s XD3 diesel SUV to reach the UK next year, priced from £57k
16 Nov 2018
Alpina B4 S Edition 99 announced
Alpina B3 saloon

Alpina B4 S Edition 99 announced

Unique touches for limited-run edition of Alpina’s 445bhp coupe
26 Oct 2018
Alpina D5 S review
Alpina D5 S – front
Alpina

Alpina D5 S review

Effortlessly fast and composed Alpina proves there’s still life left in diesel
3 Apr 2018
Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo on sale in UK
Alpina

Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo on sale in UK

Priced from £89k, the new Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo is the most inexpensive way into a 200mph car
3 Jan 2018
205mph Alpina B7 Bi-Turbo hits the UK
Alpina

205mph Alpina B7 Bi-Turbo hits the UK

First revealed at the Geneva motor show, Alpina's latest high-performance luxury saloon is now available in the UK
2 Aug 2017
Alpina B4 Bi-Turbo Convertible review – Better than an M4?
Alpina

Alpina B4 Bi-Turbo Convertible review – Better than an M4?

Does the Alpina feel significantly different to its BMW relative?
4 Aug 2016
Alpina D3 Biturbo Touring review
Alpina D3 saloon

Alpina D3 Biturbo Touring review

Latest 3-series-based estate promises 52mpg, 0-62mph in 4.6sec and 170mph. But is it too good to be true?
19 Jan 2016
Revised Alpina D3 Bi-Turbo appearing at Frankfurt
Alpina D3 saloon

Revised Alpina D3 Bi-Turbo appearing at Frankfurt

Subtle changes give Alpina's latest diesel-engined 3-Series even more appeal
25 Aug 2015
Watch – History of Alpina detailed in official video
Alpina

Watch – History of Alpina detailed in official video

BMW tuning firm marks its 50th anniversary with a video of its history
13 Jul 2015
Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo Edition 50 review
Alpina B5 saloon

Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo Edition 50 review

We drive Alpina's ultra-exclusive 591bhp take on the 5-series
6 Jul 2015
Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo Edition 50
Alpina B5 saloon

Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo Edition 50

Alpina celebrates 50 years with new 204mph model
26 Mar 2015
Alpina B4 Biturbo coupe and convertible
Alpina B4 Biturbo coupe and convertible
Alpina B5 saloon

Alpina B4 Biturbo coupe and convertible

BMW tuner Alpina has announced that it is launching the 4 Series-based coupe and convertible B4 Biturbo model in the UK. Details here
19 Jun 2014
Alpina D3 Biturbo review, price and specs
Alpina D3 Biturbo black cornering
Alpina D3 saloon

Alpina D3 Biturbo review, price and specs

The Alpina D3 Biturbo makes a case for being the best all-round performance car on sale
7 Jan 2014
Alpina D3 Bi-Turbo launched
Alpina D3 Bi-Turbo
Alpina B3 saloon

Alpina D3 Bi-Turbo launched

Alpina has launched what it calls the 'World's fastest diesel' - the 173 mph Alpina D3 Bi-Turbo. Spec and UK prices here
10 Oct 2013
2012 Alpina B3 GT3 review and pictures
2012 Alpina B3 GT3
Alpina B3 saloon

2012 Alpina B3 GT3 review and pictures

The 402bhp B3 GT3 is Alpina's take on the BMW M3 GTS. How does this limited edition road racer compare?
30 Jan 2013
eCoty Mercedes C63 AMG Black and Alpina B3 GT3 image gallery
Mercedes C63 AMG Black
Alpina B3 saloon

eCoty Mercedes C63 AMG Black and Alpina B3 GT3 image gallery

The Mercedes C63 AMG Black Series and Alpina B3 GT3 duke it out on track, with some very sideways results...
7 Nov 2012
eCoty Mercedes C63 AMG Black vs Alpina B3 GT3 video
eCoty Mercedes C63 AMG Black vs Alpina B3 GT3 video
Alpina B3 saloon

eCoty Mercedes C63 AMG Black vs Alpina B3 GT3 video

The Mercedes C63 AMG Black Series and Alpina B3 GT3 duke it out on track, with some very sideways results...
7 Nov 2012
Alpina B6 Bi-Turbo Cabrio
Alpina B6 Bi-Turbo Cabrio
Alpina B5 saloon

Alpina B6 Bi-Turbo Cabrio

New 6-series-based Alpina B6 drop-top debuts at the Frankfurt Motor Show
13 Sep 2011
Alpina B6 Bi-Turbo Cabrio
Alpina B6 Bi-Turbo Cabrio ready for Frankfurt
Alpina B5 saloon

Alpina B6 Bi-Turbo Cabrio

New 6-series-based Alpina B6 is set to debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
5 Sep 2011
Driven: Alpina B5 Biturbo Touring
Alpina B5 Biturbo Touring
Alpina B5 saloon

Driven: Alpina B5 Biturbo Touring

We review Alpina's take on a BMW M5 estate, the supremely fast B5 Biturbo Touring
25 Aug 2011
Alpina B5 Touring
Geneva 2011: Alpina B5 Touring show pics
Alpina B5 saloon

Alpina B5 Touring

Offering M5 levels of performance, this Touring version of the Alpina B5 BiTurbo makes a great family-friendly performance car.
2 Mar 2011
Alpina D3
Alpina D3
Alpina D3 saloon

Alpina D3

Last minute change of plan for the ECOTY cameraman meant a huge fuel saving with our Alpina
1 Dec 2009
Alpina D3
Alpina D3 and B6 comparison
Alpina D3 saloon

Alpina D3

Old meets new. Restored Alpina B6 meets modern Alpina D3
24 Nov 2009
Alpina D3
Alpina D3 and B7
Alpina D3 saloon

Alpina D3

No complaints with the Alpina D3. It’s as happy crossing continents as sliding around roundabouts on a wet day in Milton Keynes
25 Aug 2009
Alpina D3
Alpina D3 on track
Alpina D3 saloon

Alpina D3

Roger Green sings the Alpina's praises, but still wants more power. No surprises there, then...
7 Aug 2009