1978→1982 Alpina B7 Turbo Coupé

In Detail

submitted byRichard Owen
typeProfessionally Tuned Car
production years1978 – 1982
built atBuchloe, Germany
engineInline-6
valvetrainSOHC
displacement2986 cc / 182.2 in³
bore89 mm / 3.5 in
stroke80 mm / 3.15 in
compression7.0:1
power223.7 kw / 300.0 bhp @ 6000 rpm
specific output100.47 bhp per litre
bhp/weight201.88 bhp per tonne
torque462 nm / 340.8 ft lbs @ 2500 rpm
body / frameUnit Steel
driven wheelsFront Engine / RWD
front tires205/55VR-16
rear tires225/50VR-16
front brakesVented Discs
front wheelsF 40.6 x 17.8 cm / 16.0 x 7.0 in
rear wheelsR 40.6 x 20.3 cm / 16.0 x 8.0 in
steeringRecirculationg Ball
curb weight1486 kg / 3276 lbs
wheelbase66954 mm / 2636 in
front track37236 mm / 1466 in
rear track37668 mm / 1483 in
length117348 mm / 4620 in
width42926 mm / 1690 in
height35687 mm / 1405 in
transmission5-Speed Manual
gear ratios3.42:1, 2.08:1, 1.46:1, 1.16:1, 1.00:1
top speed~250 kph / 155.25 mph
0 – 100 kph~6.8 seconds
urban fuel econ eu17.9 L/100 km or 13.14 mpg-us