2023 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe Released

2023 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe – BMW just unveiled the 8 Series Coupe and Cabriolet refreshes a week ago. Alpina will soon reveal the new B8 Gran Coupe. The B8 Gran Coupe follows the same route as its Bavarian brothers but with some minor modifications. Starting July 1, the B8 Gran Coupe will go on sale at EUR162,100 or $182,505 depending upon current exchange rates.

2023 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe Redesign
2023 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe Redesign

2023 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe Review

The B8 Gran Coupe doesn’t have any visual modifications. The B8 Gran Coupe receives a new illuminated grille on the front and unique exterior colors in blue and green. Alpina customers have the option of choosing from a variety of BMW or BMW Individual paint colors. Alpina’s 20-spoke wheels have a classic Alpina look. These wheels are available with 245/35 ZR21 Front Pirelli tires or 285/30 ZR21 rear Pirelli tires. You can also order a second set of 20-inch wheels for your winter set.

2023 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe Specs
2023 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe Specs

Interior

The cabin has the same dual-screen layout as the 8 Series family’s updated model. The 12.3-inch Live Cockpit Professional display is standard equipment on the B8 Gran Coupe. It replaces the 10.25-inch digital instrument cluster. The elegant interior is enhanced by the Alpina illuminated door sills and iDrive controller in crystal with a Lasered Alpina logo. According to the automaker, each steering wheel is made with natural leather.

Engine

The 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 engine of the B8 Gran Coupe is unchanged, but there are no modifications. It generates 621 horsepower (457 Kilowatts), and 590 pound-feet (890 Newton-meters). It is coupled to an eight-speed torque-converter auto with eight speeds. The sedan can reach speeds up to 62 mph (100 km/h) in just 3.4 seconds from a standstill. The top speed can be electronically controlled at 201mph (324 km/h).

2023 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe
2023 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe

2023 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe Released

Alpina offers many customization options for the B8 Gran Coupe if it doesn’t have the right colors or combinations. Alpina can modify exterior colors, leather options, and interior trim. This article is only applicable to the German market. We are still waiting for information on the US market.