Alpina has officially unveiled yesterday their new BMW Alpina XB7, which represents an upgraded version based on BMW X7 SUV
The same way it has developed B7 as an alternative to the missing M version of the 7-series cars, Alpina has presented now the 2021 XB7 to complete the Bavarian manufacturer’s cars lineup and with more power than the regular BMW X7 that the company provides.
As usual, Alpina introduced simple exterior changes, and we can see a redesigned front bumper that bears Alpina’s name with large air intakes for better engine ventilation while we see the quad exhaust tips in the back. The car can be ordered with the choice of 21 or 23-inch wheels.
Inside, the Alpina XB7 is available as standard with three rows of seats and can be selected with a capacity of 6 or 7 passengers, while the cabin is furnished with high-quality soft-touch materials with a panoramic roof of three parts. While Elegant ALPINA refinements, such as the iDrive Controller in crystal glass with lasered ALPINA logo, contribute to an exquisite interior ambiance.
Under the hood, The car is equipped with 4.4-litre V8 engine with bi-turbo charging that delivers an impressive output of 457 kW (621 hp), and a maximum torque of 800 Nm (590 lb-ft), which is available from an extraordinary 2000 rpm all the way to 5000 pm. The BMW ALPINA XB7 needs just 4.2 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph). The maximum speed is limited to 290 km/h (180 mph).
The BMW ALPINA XB7 is fitted with cutting-edge suspension technology, the two-axle air suspension with ALPINA specific damper and kinematic set-up are primarily responsible for the balance of driving dynamics and ride comfort. It allows for a remarkable 40 mm change in ride height, depending on the driving situation and Mode selection.
If you are interested, dear reader, let us tell you that the price of the BMW Alpina XB7 starts from 141,300 USD or 530,570 SAR (transportation fee excluded), and Alpina receives orders now while delivery will take place next September.