Alpina intends to present its new development today. But a few hours before the debut, images of the B8 Gran Coupe hit the web. As reported by the Bimmer Today portal, this happened by mistake.
Photos of Alpina’s new B8 Gran Coupe were posted ahead of schedule on BMW’s US website. They were hastily removed from there, but some images of the novelty still ended up on the Web.
Alpina’s novelty received not so many external differences from the standard BMW M850i Gran Coupe. So, the modernized car stands out with a different front bumper, an upgraded rear diffuser, four exhaust tips, as well as branded multi-spoke wheels.
In addition, the car shown in the photo was painted in one of the colors from Alpina’s own collection. Shown in the pictures and the interior of the novelty, the main changes in which will be the nameplates “Alpina” and the plate with the name of the model, located on the central tunnel.
Exactly what performance the 4.4-liter V8 from BMW will have is not yet available. According to some reports, the basis for the development of the B8 Gran Coupe was a modification of the BMW M850i, and the engine power of the new four-door will be approximately 600 hp. instead of the current 530 hp In the future, the Alpina brand intends to present its own versions of the coupe, as well as the BMW 8-Series Convertible.