Nicole Auto Conversion: 1986 BMW Alpina C2 2.5

In the world of old-school BMWs, the Alpina badge represents an exceedingly desirable specimen. Similar to Mercedes-Benz with AMG and Porsche’s relationship with RUF, the Alpina namesake was effectively as close as you could get to a factory-backed tuner… more»

Bi-Turbo Beauty: 1990 BMW Alpina B10

Over the years, I’ve let it be known that I’m a fairly enthusiastic vintage BMW fan. This interest has waned a bit as the company continues to move in a direction that is thoroughly opposite of enthusiast interests, along… more»

Boutique E36: 1994 BMW Alpina B3 3.0

The E36 chassis of the BMW 3 Series is one of the company’s most accessible models, but unfortunately, there aren’t too many pristine examples of the sporty compact left. Most E36’s, especially performance oriented ones, which were driven hard… more»

One of 507: 1990 BMW Alpina B10 Bi-Turbo

When it comes to BMW’s 5 Series sedans, the third-generation E34 chassis doesn’t usually get the recognition it deserves. However, it’s hard for anyone to look past a BMW model modified by the tuning powerhouse known as Alpina. This… more»

V12 Sturzkampfflugzeug! 1988 Alpina B12

It’s hard to beat German for certain words, especially when it comes to barking orders or naming machines. Neither BMW nor Alpina christened this 1988 Alpina B12 Der Sturzkampfflugzeug (The Dive Bomber) but it seems an apt description for… more»

One of 500 Cars: 1984 BMW B9 Alpina

Time to nerd out: in the BMW world, Alpina cars are among the most valuable and thrilling driver’s cars to own. Packed with pedigree and performance, they command a high price in almost any form if authenticity can be… more»

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