The E39 B10 features the Alpina 3.3 straight six engine, producing 280 bhp and 250 Ft/lbs of torque. This engine is a delight to use, extremely responsive and very fast and smooth, 0-60 comes up in around 6 seconds. Alpina look at all the elements on an already good car The engine’s displacement is increased to 3.3, lightweight Mahle Pistons are fitted along with improvements to the cylinder head, reprogrammed engine management , Exhaust, Brakes, Gearbox software, Suspension etc, all improved to take the already good E39 to another level. The Switchtronic gearbox, allows you can change gears using buttons on the steering wheel
A fine example of the Alpina B10 3.3 which comes complete with a full BMW main dealer service history. The current vendor has owned this car since June 2005 having purchased it from Hexagon BMW in Highgate, London. During this time the correct level of preventative maintenance has been performed, often going beyond the BMW stipulated service schedule.
Specification as follows:
Maintained under BMW extended warranty until September 2012 (approx. 123,500 miles). Numerous items were replaced under the extended warranty - all documented.
Notable service items includes:
New Alpina dampers, front control arm bushes and rear control arms fitted – May 2009 Birds Garages
Wheels refurbished - January 2014 Lepsons. Crankcase ventilation system replaced – July 2014 Coopers BMW Reading
Rear ball joints, integral links, prophaft flex disc replaced – August 2014 Vines BMW Guildford
Automatic gearbox transmission service completed – August 2014 Vines BMW Guildford
New alternator - July 2015. New power steering reservoir – September 2016
New brake pads fitted all round - October 2016
New hydraulic auxiliary belt tensioner assembly, AC idler pulley and alternator idler pulley including drive belts fitted - October 2016.
Michelin Pilot SuperSport tyres all round. All book packs present including Alpina owners supplement.
2 master keys plus spare key and spare Alpina wheel cap key. Original Alpina floor mats. Toolkit complete. Spare wheel unused.
14 BMW service stamps (including running in service) present in the service history booklet along with all supporting invoices and documentation since my ownership in 2005.