BMW Group Canada recently introduced the arrival of a limited-edition model created specifically for the Canadian market with long-standing partner ALPINA GmbH. The 2019 BMW ALPINA B7 Exclusive Edition is a bespoke version of the renowned BMW ALPINA B7. Only 21 units will be produced, each carefully crafted to offer extraordinary comfort and exclusivity. Dark and bold, the BMW ALPINA B7 Exclusive Edition features unique design elements and exceptional performance. Available at select BMW retailers the vehicle honors a unique partnership, and Canada’s love of luxury and performance.
The exterior aesthetics of the BMW ALPINA B7 Exclusive Edition accentuate the powerful DNA of this luxury sedan. Black chrome exterior design elements and badging are supplemented by deep black, 21-inch ALPINA Classic lightweight forged wheels. Each of the 21 units features one of three BMW paintwork colours: Individual Frozen Black, Individual Frozen Grey or Black Sapphire Metallic. Seven of each colour will be available.
On the inside, an ALPINA production plaque affixed to the centre console identifies ALPINA as a small series manufacturer of high-performance automobiles in collaboration with BMW. The vehicle’s paintwork is stamped underneath the “ALPINA Exclusive” designation, with the numbering “1 of 7” confirming the vehicle’s exclusivity. Embossed ALPINA headrests further differentiate this unique model. The vehicle’s seats, door panels and dash are cloaked in black BMW Individual Full Merino Leather with contrast stitching, while a contemporary Piano Black interior wood trim envelopes the cabin, and the hand-finished steering wheel features dark grey stitching.
Every BMW ALPINA automobile begins its journey at BMW’s award-winning production facility in Dingolfing, Germany, where many ALPINA-specific components are integrated into the manufacturing process
From Dingolfing, the vehicles move to the ALPINA facility in Buchloe, Germany, where a small team of craftsmen complete the process, adding the custom-manufactured finishing touches that differentiate these truly extraordinary automobiles.
The BMW ALPINA B7 Exclusive Edition features a 4.4-litre V8 with bi-turbo charging, as well as a number of significant technical details that ensure the vehicle’s impressive driving experience, specifically the air intake system, the intercooler and turbocharger configuration, as well as a high-performance cooling system. With a total output of 600 hp and 590 lb-ft of torque, this full-size luxury sedan is capable of hitting 100 km/h in just 3.7 seconds.
Since 1965, ALPINA Burkard Bovensiepen GmbH + Co. KG, a family-owned business, has been producing exclusive automobiles based on BMW models and maintains a close and trusting partnership with BMW AG.