The 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe is a performance-oriented 2015 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe a four-door sedan with coupelike style version. There is a single trim level that comes with a 4.4-liter turbo V8, eight-speed automatic transmission and xDrive all-wheel-drive BMW. Standard equipment for the 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe includes 20-inch wheels with summer performance tires an adaptive sports suspension, adaptive bi-xenon headlights, automatic wipers, the front and rear parking sensors, rearview camera, power-folding and side auto-dimming, power mirrors and keyless entry, adaptive cruise control, a sunroof, dual-zone automatic climate control, electric heated seats, 14-way “multicontour”, leather, power wheel tilt and telescopic steering an auto-dimming rearview mirror and split folding rear seat.
Electronic features include Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, real-time traffic, the navigation system, voice controls, the 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe iDrive electronics interface with an integrated controller, voice controls and smartphone application integration touchpad, and sound system with 16 speakers Harman Kardon CD radio, and satellite HD, USB / iPod interface and an auxiliary audio jack. There are two option packages for 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe. The Executive package incorporates adaptive LED headlights, a head-up display, ventilated front seats with active head, a heated steering wheel, heated rear seats a power rear sunshade, rear window curtains manuals and controls ceramic trimmed.The 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe Driver Assistance Plus package includes front and side view cameras above, information-speed limit and “Wizard Active Driving” BMW group a warning system blind spot warning system frontal collision prevention low-speed collisions and a warning system exit lane.
There are several options for additional cost leather upholstery and wood trim and headliner simulated suede B6 can match the color of the upholstery. The 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe notable independent options include Assistant active driving a night vision system with pedestrian detection and Bang & Olufsen premium sound system. All-season tires are a no-cost option.
2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe Interior
CAdPA says one of the first things that touch upon entering the 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe? the wheel? looks and feels unique with a special leather cover that is delightful to the touch. The rear side of the wheel also includes buttons for manually shifting the automatic transmission. The steering wheel, special door sill plates and wood trim, elegant gauge faces Alpina logo and dash plaque indicating a number of production are the main changes to the 6 Series Gran Coupé internal standard. It is also clear that since the B6 is primarily a car made to order, BMW expects many buyers to dig in the catalog of customization options.
The 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe design driver oriented essentially reflects the standard models Gran Coupe BMW, which means it’s great for front- and acceptable to the passenger seats. Almost every interior surface is decorated with quality materials. The standard leather options are luxurious, with even more sumptuous leathers as a cost option. Ceramic controls that come with the optional Executive package are superbly dense, and the front seats standard variable contour make it almost impossible not to find a fit of pampering. The front seats are adjusted somewhat low, perhaps to reinforce the idea of driving a coupe. Although the rear seats of 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe are at least usable for adults, the back seat, however, is more confining from 2015 BMW 5 Series sedan in which the Alpina B6 is based. Blaming the low roofline and rear doors narrow opening for tightness.
The 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe improved interface used BMW iDrive controller that manages the functions of entertainment, navigation and telephone, as well as various vehicle settings. The iDrive control knob is bigger and now incorporates a touchpad on which you can draw letters and numbers with your finger on the surface of the controller. There are a lot of functionality here, but you’ll want to spend time studying the various functions before hitting the road, because in general, it takes a few clicks and swirls iDrive controller line to get what you want compared to interfaces competitors. Apart from the new possibilities of the touch screen interface, the system is known for its crisp graphics, fast processing times and logical menu structure. With only 13.0 cubic feet of trunk capacity, the 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe is best viewed as a tool trip for two. The trunk elevation above is quite high, so lifting heavy bags it can be a pain.
2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe Engine
2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe is powered by a turbocharged 4.4-liter V8 that develops 540 horsepower and 540 pound-feet of torque. An 8-speed automatic transmission with Alpina own software sends power to all four wheels via xDrive all-wheel-drive BMW. BMW Alpina B6 says that accelerates from zero to 60 mph in 3.7 seconds remarkably fast. Top speed is a claimed 198 mph with standard summer tires (130 mph if the tires for all seasons come). The Agency for Environmental Protection qualifies fuel economy Alpina B6 for a combined 19 mpg (16 city / 24 highway).
2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe Safety
2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe list of standard safety equipment includes antilock brakes with advanced standby and drying characteristics, traction and stability control, side airbags in the front seats, front knee airbags and active front headrests. The standard are sensors front and rear parking, rear view camera and emergency communications system BMW Assist, which provides automatic crash notification, remote unlock, stolen vehicle recovery and roadside assistance in demand.
The optional driver assistance package Plus features Front side and top view cameras, information-speed limit and “active driving Wizard” from BMW that brings a warning system of blind spot a front-collision warning system mitigation with pedestrian detection, and a lane departure warning system for 2015 BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe.