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  1. How can I request a brochure or price list?

    Brochures and price lists can be requested through ALPINA in Buchloe using the Contact Form. Alternatively contact your nearest authorised BMW ALPINA dealer.

  2. Is it possible to visit the ALPINA factory in Buchloe or take part in a factory tour?

    Unfortunately we are currently not able to offer factory tours or visits of any kind.

  3. May I purchase my BMW ALPINA directly from ALPINA in Buchloe?

    As a matter of principle, our automobiles are available only through selected BMW ALPINA dealerships and BMW dealerships. These authorised ALPINA Partners can offer you all of the services related to buying a BMW ALPINA, including leasing, financing and part exchange. See ALPINA Dealerships.

  4. Which dealers sell BMW ALPINA automobiles? Is there a list? Where may I find it?

    Please find a list of all authorised BMW ALPINA dealers on this website under Contact.

  5. What are the delivery times for BMW ALPINA automobiles?

    Delivery times average six months. More detailled information regarding availability and delivery times of selected models is available from your authorised BMW ALPINA dealer.

  6. Is there a list of all currently available new and used BMW ALPINAs?

    A database of new and pre-owned BMW ALPINAs currently available from authorised ALPINA dealerscan be found here.

  7. What are the applicable insurance categories for BMW ALPINA automobiles? Is there a list of same?

    ALPINA is a small volume manufacturer. As such, our models do not fall into any readily available insurance categories. For more detailed information please contact us or see Insurance.

  8. Where can I get my BMW ALPINA serviced?

    Every authorised BMW dealer is capable of performing warranty, service and repair work on BMW ALPINA automobiles.

  9. What is the correct tyre size on BMW and BMW ALPINA E36 3 Series models in combination with 8"x17" front and 9"x17" rear ALPINA wheels?

    Unfortunately, the tyre sizes 265/35 R17 rear are no longer in production. ALPINA has performed extensive tests on the tyre combination listed below. Further, ALPINA has awarded the technical release for same and can recommend them as a replacement for ALPINA wheels with the following part numbers: 36 11 138 & 36 11 139 as well as 36 11 158 & 36 11 159 of the sizes 225/45 R17 front and 245/40 R17 rear. The required Certificate of Approval can be found here, under Registration.

  10. What information does ALPINA require in order to provide me with an ABE (Allgemeine Betriebserlaubnis, or General Operating Permit)?

    ALPINA offers you the ability to order ABEs (General Operating Permits) for Original ALPINA Parts. The price for an ABE incl. postage is € 10,- to be paid in advance. Please include the following information when ordering an ABE: your complete address, ALPINA part number, exact vehicle type, model year, and for ALPINA light-alloy wheels the tyre size. Please see also Approvals.

  11. Which BMW ALPINA models have been officially sold / distributed in the USA and Canada?

    The first BMW ALPINA to be sold officially in the USA and Canada was the 2003 BMW ALPINA ROADSTER V8, based on the BMW Z8. The ROADSTER V8 was imported by BMW of North America and BMW Canada, BMW AG's subsidiaries, and sold exclusively through authorised BMW dealers. The second model officially imported was the 2007/2008 BMW ALPINA B7, all of which have been sold.

  12. Does ALPINA offer ALPINA emblems that replace the BMW emblems on the front and rear of BMW ALPINA automobiles?

    No. All BMW ALPINAs are delivered with BMW emblems on the front and rear of the vehicle, documenting the trade name 'BMW ALPINA'. Please note that any ALPINA emblems for fitting on the front or rear of vehicles are not Original ALPINA Parts but in fact counterfeits.

  13. Is it possible for ALPINA to modify my new or used BMW?

    ALPINA, as a manufacturer, only sell complete factory built automobiles and do undertake modifications to existing new or used BMW. However, a wide range of Original ALPINA Parts and Accessories are available for many BMW models, including light-alloy wheels, suspensions and aerodynamic packages. Click on Parts & Accessories to see whats availabel for your BMW!

  14. Do ALPINA offer any aftermarket tuning or modifications to increase the power of BMW automobiles?

    ALPINA, as a manufacturer, only sell complete factory built automobiles. ALPINA do not offer any aftermarket kits, tuning chips or modifications. ALPINA strongly advise against chip tuning which may negatively affect the life span of the engine and other components. Any aftermarket engine modification voids the balance of the BMW ALPINA automobile warranty.

  15. Can I convert my BMW ALPINA to run on gas, autogas or LPG?

    ALPINA does not offer gas conversions for any of its models. BMW ALPINA automobiles were not engineered, developed or tested to run on gas, autogas or LPG. ALPINA can not offer any assistance to those attempting a gas conversion, nor approve any gas conversions for operation. Damage caused to your vehicle by gas, autogas or LPG operation is excepted from any warranty claims.