Performance Car of the Year 2021

Double victory for the BMW ALPINA B3

Great news from the Land of the Rising Sun: The BMW ALPINA B3 has been awarded ‘Japanese Performance Car of the Year’.

Just a few weeks ago the BMW ALPINA B3 was already named ‘German Performance Car of the Year’, the German equivalent of the award.

“We would like to thank the Japanese jury committee and the dedicated team from Nicole Automobiles, the official ALPINA importer for Japan, as well as our most valued Japanese customers. This renowned award highlights once more the close ties between Japan and ALPINA: We share our passion for exclusive automobiles like the BMW ALPINA B3, which offers exciting driving dynamics, precision handling and thrilling power delivery”, says ALPINA Managing Director Andreas Bovensiepen.

Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions*:
BMW ALPINA B3: Fuel consumption NEDC correlated combined 9.9 l/100 km / 28.5 mpg, CO2 emissions NEDC correlated combined 228 g/km, Efficiency category F (Germany), fuel consumption WLTP combined 10.9 l/100 km / 25.9 mpg, CO2 emissions combined 247 g/km.

*Stated fuel consumption and CO2 emissions are measured pursuant to EU Regulation 715/2007 in its applicable version. For more information see