Alpina have unveiled their updated version of the BMW 5 series, the Alpina B5 and this new model comes with 621 horsepower and 590 lb-ft of torque.
The car features an 8 speed Alpina Switch-Tronic transmission and the car is available in both estate and saloon models.
The Saloon has a 0 to 62 miles per hour time of 3.4 seconds and the estate an 0 to 62 miles per hour time of just 3.2 seconds.
The 4.4 litre V8 engine with bi-turbo charging delivers an impressive output of 457 kW (621 hp), and a maximum torque of 800 Nm (590 lb-ft), available from just 2000 rpm. The BMW ALPINA B5 impresses with quick, linear throttle response and on-demand power delivery throughout the entire rpm range. The 8-Speed Sport Automatic Transmission with ALPINA SWITCH-TRONIC has been specially designed to cope with the engine’s high torque.
You can find out more details about the new Alpina B5 saloon and estate over at Alpina at the link below.