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      03-23-2016, 11:59 AM   #1
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2016 NYIAS: BMW M760i V12 and Alpina B7

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Presenting to you live from the NYIAS the BMW M760i V12 xDrive and the all new Alpina B7. The monster M760i is a top of the line performing 7 Series featuring a TwinPower Turbo 12 cylinder gas engine developing 600hp. 0-62 takes just 3.9 seconds.

The Alpina B7 features a 4.4L 8 Cylinder twin turbo gas engine also featuring 600 bHP and xDrive. 0-60 mph acceleration time is quoted at 3.6 seconds.

BMW M760i V12 at 2016 NYIAS

Alpina B7 at 2016 NYIAS




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      03-23-2016, 12:54 PM   #2
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Good comparison photos. Much prefer the front end of the Alpina.
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      03-23-2016, 12:56 PM   #3
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The Alpina looks that bit more special and that 0-60 time...wow
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M760>Alpina
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      03-23-2016, 01:11 PM   #5
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M760>Alpina
Alpina looks tacky with those ugly wheels
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      03-23-2016, 01:31 PM   #6
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The only thing I like better on the alpina is the color. The v12 will sound better, the 760 looks better to me. now where is the 700hp v12 M7
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I know that it is unlikely
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Front end much nicer on the 760 imo. I prefer the larger air intakes in the lower portion of the bumper.

This Alpina front bumper is too reminiscent of a non-M sport bumper with a lower spoiler attached underneath...not unique enough. And those rims are outdated.
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M760>Alpina
Alpina looks tacky with those ugly wheels
Tackier than that frozen paint??? Nahhhh...
Alpina all day long.
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The only thing I like better on the alpina is the color. The v12 will sound better, the 760 looks better to me. now where is the 700hp v12 M7
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I know that it is unlikely
No it's not. The M760i should be the bridge to an actual BMW M7.
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The new Alpina comes in just when my old B7 lease is up and it looks like a winner!
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      03-23-2016, 06:03 PM   #11
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god, those alpina wheels kill me every single time....
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The only thing I like better on the alpina is the color. The v12 will sound better, the 760 looks better to me. now where is the 700hp v12 M7
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I know that it is unlikely
No it's not. The M760i should be the bridge to an actual BMW M7.
Agreed. Let's see!
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Factory matte/frozen black 7 series..... now that's somethin'
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I get aroused whenever I see the V12 badge-do I need a therapist?

I'll get one of these used off of a rich mans lease
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The colour combination on the Alpina is lovely.
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The colour combination on the Alpina is lovely.
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Both looks good
But i think we still need more varieties
To face BMW competitors in the market
Now a days

We still waiting for the M7 to surprise
Them
We need something legendary
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The rims look smaller than the previous generation alpina wheels. I usually
Love the wheels but this is ugly the wheels look
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The rims look smaller than the previous generation alpina wheels. I usually
Love the wheels but this is ugly the wheels look
They are smaller than the F01/F02 B7. 20" is standard (and shown). A new optional 21" forged wheel will be available starting in July as Michelin is behind schedule and the tires are not yet available.
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The only thing I like better on the alpina is the color. The v12 will sound better, the 760 looks better to me. now where is the 700hp v12 M7
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I know that it is unlikely
No it's not. The M760i should be the bridge to an actual BMW M7.
M7 in this current generation is not going to happen. Even from a ///Marketing position it makes no sense. BMW have laid out their plans and it doesn't fit in the model line up. Next Generation, absolutely and without a second thought it is more likely than not.
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