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2020 Alpina B7 revealed, packs a revised 600-horsepower twin-turbo V8

Pricing undercuts the V12-powered BMW M760i

Pricing undercuts the V12-powered BMW M760i.

New York Auto Show, Tesla Model 3, Alpina B7 | Autoblog Podcast #535

We also help a listener pick their next car

On this week's Autoblog Podcast, Editor-in-Chief Greg Migliore is joined by Associate Editor Reese Counts and Senior Editor of Green John Snyder. We talk about the New York Auto Show and its highlights. We also discuss some of the cars we've had in the office including the Jaguar XF S Sportbrake and BMW Alpina B7. And of course, we'll help choose a new vehicle for a listener in our "Spend My Money" segment.

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2018 BMW Alpina B7 xDrive Drivers' Notes Review | Bavarian blue bombshell

We like it, but would probably take four extra cylinders and the M760i

Alpina was founded in Germany in 1965. The company has close ties with BMW, as close as any tuner or aftermarket company really could have. In fact, the German government recognizes Alpina as a manufacturer, not just an aftermarket tuner. In the US, Alpina cars are sold with full warranties through BMW dealers. Techs are fully trained to work on these cars.

Upcoming new Alpina B7 teased

Not A BMW M7, But Close

BMW and Alpina have teamed up again for another high-performance 7 Series, and we've got our earliest look at the new super sedan.

BMW 7 Series could get M variant alongside Alpina B7

BMW is anticipated to roll out more potent versions of the new 2016 7 Series, including a twelve-cylinder 760i, a new Alpina B7, and possibly even an M Performance model as well.