The 2018 BMW Alpina B7 is among a rarefied group of fully appointed, ultra-high-performance luxury sedans. Within its market segment, the Alpina B7 leans toward the sporty end of the spectrum, with precision dynamics and stunning engine response aimed at driving enthusiasts, while delivering the luxury and convenience features that upscale shoppers expect.
For the B7, BMW turned to its traditional performance partner, Alpina. Alpina transforms the standard BMW 7 Series sedan with a variety of targeted upgrades to the suspension and powerplant, as well as a number of exclusive interior and exterior touches. As a result, the Alpina B7 offers increased performance, extra standard features and a considerable degree of exclusivity.
Inside, the B7 matches its competitors feature for feature with such details as leather seats with massage functions, four-zone climate control, and the latest entertainment and safety technology. Several packages and options allow buyers to add even more driver assist, luxury and convenience features.
The Alpina B7 is propelled by a 4.4-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine that generates 600 horsepower and 590 pound-feet of torque. The standard sport-tuned, eight-speed automatic transmission includes multiple driving modes and quick-shift buttons. BMW?s xDrive all-wheel-drive system is also standard.
Behind the wheel, drivers will find the Alpina B7?s road manners to be exceptional, courtesy of an advanced suspension system, four-wheel steering and more horsepower than most people will ever use on a public street. BMW says to expect a 0-60-mph time of 3.6 seconds, a figure we've verified in our own testing.
The Alpina B7 is only available in one trim level, but the extensive list of standard features will likely satisfy many buyers. Those who wish to add some personalization can choose from a few feature-laden packages and accessories. If you're in the market for a 2018 BMW B7 Alpina, we like your style. Let Edmunds help you find the perfect B7 for your needs.
2018 BMW ALPINA B7 Overview
The 2018 BMW ALPINA B7 is offered in the following submodels: Sedan. Available styles include xDrive 4dr Sedan AWD (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 8A). ALPINA B7 models are available with a 0-liter gas engine, with output up to 0 hp, depending on engine type. The 2018 ALPINA B7 comes with all wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 8-speed shiftable automatic. The 2018 ALPINA B7 comes with a 4 yr./ 50000 mi. basic warranty, a 4 yr./ unlimited mi. roadside warranty, and a 4 yr./ 50000 mi. powertrain warranty.
What should I pay for a new 2018 BMW ALPINA B7?
2018 BMW ALPINA B7 xDrive 4dr Sedan AWD (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 8A)
The 2018 BMW ALPINA B7 xDrive 4dr Sedan AWD (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 8A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $159395. The average price paid for a new 2018 BMW ALPINA B7 xDrive 4dr Sedan AWD (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 8A) is trending $1000 below the manufacturer's MSRP.
Edmunds members save an average of $1000 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $158395.
The average savings for the 2018 BMW ALPINA B7 xDrive 4dr Sedan AWD (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 8A) is 0.6% below the MSRP.
We are showing 1 xDrive 4dr Sedan AWD (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 8A) 2018 BMW ALPINA B7 xDrive 4dr Sedan AWD (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 8A) vehicle(s) available in the Ashburn area.
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2018 bmw alpina-b7 xDrive 4dr Sedan AWD (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 8A), 8-speed shiftable automatic, premium unleaded (required) 19 combined MPG 16 city MPG/25 highway MPG
What options are available on the 2018 BMW ALPINA B7?
Available BMW ALPINA B7 2018 Submodel Types: Sedan
Available BMW ALPINA B7 2018 Trims: LWB xDrive, xDrive
Exterior Colors: Alpine White, Black Sapphire Metallic, Jet Black, Magellan Gray Metallic, Mineral White Metallic
Interior Colors: Amaro Brown Full Merino (Individual) premium leather, Black Nappa premium leather, Cashmere Beige/Black Full Merino premium leather, Saddle/Black Nappa premium leather, Zagora Beige Nappa premium leather
Popular Features: AWD/4WD, Alarm, Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel, Auto Climate Control, Automatic Emergency Braking, Back-up camera, Bluetooth, Electronic Folding Mirrors, Heated seats, Leather Seats, Multi-Zone Climate Control, Navigation, Parking sensors, Post-collision safety system, Power Driver Seat, Power Liftgate/Trunk, Rear Bench Seats, Stability Control, Sunroof/Moonroof, Tire Pressure Warning, Trip Computer, Upgraded Headlights, Cooled Seats, Heads up display, USB Inputs, Keyless Entry/Start, Aux Audio Inputs, 360-degree camera, Adaptive Cruise Control, Blind Spot Monitoring, Fold Flat Rear Seats, Lane Departure Warning, Mobile Internet, Pre-collision safety system, 2nd Row Bucket Seats, Apple Carplay/Android Auto, Rear Entertainment System, Upgraded Stereo
Engine/Mechanics: 8 cylinders
Fuel Types: premium unleaded (required)
Drivetrains: all wheel drive
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