2023 Alpina XB7 Review, Specs, and Price. The BMW specialist “Alpina” revealed its new model. It is the 2023 Alpina XB7, which is a BMW X7 three-row SUV with additional upgrades. Powered by a powerful V8, new XB7 will deliver astonishing performances. The orders will open this month and the price won’t start cheap at all. Whatsoever, it is the above-premium price and the sales will start in September.
Alpina XB7 will arrive in the United States and it will provide great performances and amazing exterior design. As for the interior, we are not surprised by the level of luxury at all. Here’s everything you need to know about new and very powerful XB7 SUV.
2023 XB7 Looks Very Stylish
The upcoming 2023 Alpina XB7 will look incredible. Once you see it, you just know that this SUV is all about power. It comes with standard 21-inch wheels wrapped in performance summer or all-season tires. Optionally, you can buy 23-inch rims with the Alpina 20-spoke design. Moreover, those wheels are lighter as well. Alpina adds Brembo four-piston brakes finished in Alpina Blue color with the brand’s logo on it.
The manufacturer will also tweak the front bumper and add larger air intakes. The “Alpina” script sits across the front splitter. On the other hand, the rear part is more stylish and it comes with two twin tailpipes that have been integrated into the rear diffuser. Lastly, XB7 SUV looks incredibly sporty and it provides a lower stance.
Alpina really likes to spice things up when it comes to interior design. The upcoming 2023 Alpina XB7 is the perfect example. This SUV comes with a crystal shift know that is also illuminated in blue color. On top of that, the door sills are also illuminated with unique plaques. The steering wheel wrapped in Lavalina leather looks very sporty.
Moreover, the steering wheel comes with blue and green stitching. You can choose between three different interior trim options. That includes Piano lacquer, Myrtle luxury wood, and Natural Walnut Anthracite. All three options are available with Alpina badging.
620HP Twin-Turbo Engine
As we said, Alpina is a true BMW specialist that provides more oomph than the German manufacturer. The forthcoming 2023 Alpina XB7 is based on the BMW X7 SUV. Whatsoever, two models are using the same 4.4-liter V8. However, Alpina will add 90 more horsepower than BMW. The XB7 SUV is equipped with larger twin-scroll turbocharges. Moreover, it comes with additional water coolers and larger transmission oil cooler.
The result is a 620 hp powerful SUV that also provides 590 lb-ft of torque. Alpina offers ZF eight-speed automatic transmission and the Alpina Switch-Tronic paddle shifters. The power is sent to all four wheels and this model also comes with an Integral Active Steering system. XB7 sprints from 0 to 60 mph in 4.0 seconds and its top speed has been rated at 180 mph.
2023 Alpina XB7 Price and Release Date
Orders for the brand-new 2023 Alpina XB7 will open this month while the sales will start in September 2023. The price will start at $142,000, which is far from affordable. However, if you want a better-looking model with more power, XB7 costs $28,000 more than the BMW X7 M50i variant.