The impressive Alpina B5 BiTurbo has been recently caught on camera on the famous German track, the Nurburgring, while it was being tested.
BMW M5, be afraid! Be very afraid because the Alpina B5 BiTurbo is coming. In fact, it’s not really coming because it has been here for quite some time and it was officially presented to the public back in 2012, during the Geneva Motor Show, in March. The model in question has been recently spotted on the Nurburgring, in Germany, where it was being tested, so if you want to see it in action, you can check it out in the video posted below.
The Alpina B5 BiTurbo has received a new body kit, the tuner’s badges have replaced BMW’s and there is also a power pack. The model in question is based on the BMW 550i and it’s a very good alternative to the BMW M5. The vehicle can produce a total output of 540 HP and it has a peak torque of 730 Nm. As a result, the B5 BiTurbo can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in just 4.5 seconds, 0.2 seconds faster than before and it can reach a top speed of 198 mph.