2011 BMW 750Li Alpina B7 First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2011 BMW ALPINA B7 - Road Test Specs

2011 BMW Alpina B7 Sedan

(4.4L V8 Twin-turbo 6-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2011 BMW 7 Series 750Li Alpina B7 4dr Sedan (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 6A)
Vehicle TypeFour-door rear-wheel-drive five-passenger sedan
Estimated MSRP$126,755
Assembly locationDingolfing, Germany


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, rear-wheel drive
Engine typeTwin-turbocharged direct-injected gasoline V8
Displacement (cc/cu-in)4,395cc (268 cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder
Compression ratio (x:1)9.2
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)500 @ 5,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)516 @ 3,000-4,750
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission typeSix-speed automatic with console shifter and steering-wheel-mounted buttons with sport/competition modes
Transmission ratios (x:1)I=4.17; II=2.34; III=1.52; IV=1.14; V=0.87; VI=0.69; Reverse=3.40
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.46


Suspension, frontIndependent double wishbones, coil springs, driver-adjustable three-mode variable dampers, self-adjusting active stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, pneumatic springs, driver-adjustable three-mode variable dampers, self-adjusting active stabilizer ba
Steering typeHydraulic-assist speed-proportional rack-and-pinion power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)19.1
Tire typeSummer, performance
Tire size, front245/35R21
Tire size, rear285/30R21
Wheel size, front21-by-8.5 inches
Wheel size, rear21-by-10 inches
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front14.7-inch ventilated cast-iron discs with single-piston sliding calipers
Brakes, rear14.6-inch ventilated cast-iron discs with single-piston fixed calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)4.5

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)14 mpg city/21 mpg highway
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)21.7

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,641
Length (in.)205.3
Width (in.)74.9
Height (in.)58.3
Wheelbase (in.)126.4
Track, front (in.)63.4
Track, rear (in.)65.0
Turning circle (ft.)41.7
Legroom, front (in.)41.3
Legroom, rear (in.)44.3
Headroom, front (in.)40.8
Headroom, rear (in.)38.9
Shoulder room, front (in.)59.2
Shoulder room, rear (in.)57.6
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)17.7
Tow capacity, mfr. claim (lbs.)Not Published


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain4 years/50,000 miles
Corrosion12 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance4 years/Unlimited miles
Free scheduled maintenance4 years/50,000 miles

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