A future member of the BMW Group, ALPINA released the mildly revised D3 S almost a thirty day period in the past and now it is coming out with a (subjectively) much more trendy option. Fulfill the torque-rich D4 S Gran Coupe, which as its name implies, is based on the diesel-fueled 4 Series Gran Coupe. In normal Buchloe style, the “less is more” approach was utilized for tweaking the layout of an currently fairly motor vehicle.
The closest BMW / ALPINA will ever get to a diesel M4 GC is a grand tourer with an inline-6, 3.-liter engine geared up with mild-hybrid technology. It produces 355 horsepower and a large 538 pound-ft (730 Nm) of torque accessible from only 1,750 rpm to make certain easy cruising. Regardless of currently being an oil-burner, the D4 S Gran Coupe is no slouch as it’ll do to 62 mph (100 km/h) in only 4.8 seconds and prime out at a respectable 168 mph (270 km/h).
The twin-turbo, all-wheel-travel GT has an impressively very low gas usage for a six-cylinder car or truck, consuming only 6.9 liters / 100 km in the WLTP cycle with corresponding CO2 emissions of 182 g/km. Equipped with an eight-pace ZF automated transmission, the new D4 S Gran Coupe is great for significant-mileage motorists who want an economical yet even now powerful motor with accurate performance qualifications.
ALPINA selected to characteristic its most up-to-date arrival in the standard eco-friendly metallic paint with the traditional 20-inch wheels and their common 20-spoke style. The D4 S is the only 4 Sequence Gran Coupe you can have with quad exhaust recommendations, flanking a sporty rear diffuser. It also will get a discreet spoiler at the back again although the front bumper hosts a spoiler with prominent “ALPINA” lettering positioned front and center.
Tweaks on the inside of include things like an individually numbered plaque and a full LAVALINA obviously tanned leather upholstery you can also have on the hand-stitched steering wheel.
Now offered to purchase, the ALPINA D4 S Gran Coupe will be in the fingers of prospects from September. It kicks off at €79,700 in Germany just before introducing additional goodies like the upgraded brakes showcasing drilled lightweight composite discs. Apart from the distinctive eco-friendly and blue metallic paint finishes made available by ALPINA, it can be experienced with BMW Particular person paints.