Ever wondered how it feels to drive a car that is a blend of luxury and performance? We are talking about the 2019 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe, a fantabulous Sedan . The Alpina B6 is one of the limited production models manufactured under the Alpina division. The B6 Gran Coupe comes offered with numerous packages along with other options that enhance the interior and overall safety. The BMW Alpina B6 takes design cues from the BMW M6. The car is available with limited production, therefore rivals like Mercedes AMG S63 and Jaguar XJ tend to attract buyers.
The 2019 Alpina B6 Gran Coupe price starts at $124,400. It gets 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 engine with 591 horsepower under the hood. The V8 engine is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission that transmits power to all four wheels. There’s a single 4-door Sedan trim level for the Alpina B6 Sedan. Though the carmaker offers three additional packages namely Driving Assistance Plus Package, Executive Package, and Parking Assistance Package. Each package offers a unique feature. The Driver Assistance Package adds more safety while the Executive package adds more comfort with features like ventilated front seats and heated steering wheel.
The front seats are precisely low-set ensuring sporty feel with a good amount of space underneath; the rear seats comfortably accommodate adults but are more spacious than traditional sedans. A low roofline creates an silhouette, but it compromises headroom and head clearance with the rear passenger doors. The BMW iDrive control interface offers 10.2-inch display, sharp graphics and fast processing. Apple CarPlay support comes standard with one year free subscription. The Alpina B6 sports a unique styling treatment along with an array of other standard features, including 20-inch wheels with summer performance tires, an adaptive sport-tuned suspension, adaptive LED headlights and foglights, four-zone automatic climate control, 16-way power front seats with heating, a 10.2-inch iDrive infotainment system, 16-speaker Harman Kardon surround-sound system and an onboard Wi-Fi hotspot.
Other noteworthy optional features include a BMW Night Vision system with pedestrian recognition, a Heads-Up Display that displays vital information onto the windshield, and a Top View camera system with Side View, to take a quick glance of the car when parking or maneuvering in tight spaces at low speed. A Driver Assistance Package offers major active-safety features, including Automatic High Beams, Lane Departure Warning, Active Blind Spot Detection, the camera system, a Parking Assistant and the HUD feature.
The BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe is an awesome car to own. With the latest enriched features on the exterior and interior front, the car is going to make a good attempt in luring buyers. The use of fine ceramic and wood ensures a charismatic appeal of the car. The extra packages that come additionally lest you choose best option as per your preference. Also taking the limited availability into account, if you are seeking luxury along with performance, the Mercedes AMG S63 is worth giving a thought.