2020 Alpina B5 BI-TURBO

2020 Alpina B5 BI-TURBO Specifications

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About the 2020 Alpina B5 BI-TURBO

The 2020 Alpina B5 BI-TURBO is an all-wheel drive four-door sedan that was released to the Australian market on 01/05/2018 classified as a G30. The B5 is regarded as a large car built in Germany with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$183,400.

The B5 is an all-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 4.4L TWIN TURBO V8 engine that has 447 kW of power (at 5750 rpm) and 800 Nm of torque (at 3000 rpm) via an Eight-speed Auto Steptronic Sprt. BMW ALPINA claims the B5 BI-TURBO uses 10.9L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 248g of CO2. It has a 68L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 624km per full tank.

The B5 measures 1466mm (57.7 inches) in height, 4956mm (195.1 inches) in length, 1868mm (73.5 inches) in width with a 2975mm (117.1 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 2045kg (4508.4 lbs) of unladen weight. The B5 BI-TURBO comes standard with 255/35 ZR20 front tyres and 295/30 ZR20 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2020 Alpina B5 BI-TURBO has a 115mm ground clearance with a 2000kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity. It has a final gear ratio of 2.81.

The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Inner Guard and the compliance plate is located on the Pass Side Lower B-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to WAPBG3000#EM12345.


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Alpina B5 BI-TURBO Details
Used Price From DealerA$183,400
Trade-In ValueA$159,600
Body Stylefour-door sedan
Release date01/05/2018
Discontinued date31/12/2020
Drive typeAWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Inner Guard
Compliance plate locationPass Side Lower B-Pillar
VIN ExampleWAPBG3000#EM12345
Country of originGermany
SegmentLarge Car
Safety ANCAP ratingNot tested
Number of doors4
Seating capacity5
Alpina B5 BI-TURBO Engine Specifications
Size4395cc, 4.4L
Power @ RPM 447kW @ 5750rpm (599.4 hp)
Torque @ RPM800Nm @ 3000rpm (590.0 lb-ft)
Cylinderstwin-turbocharged eight-cylinder
Number of Valves32
Euro RatingEURO 6
Compression ratio-
Power/weight ratio218.6kw/tonne
Bore/stroke89mm × 88.3mm (3.5in × 3.5in)
Alpina B5 BI-TURBO Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Auto Steptronic Sprt
Drive typeall-wheel drive
Turning circle-
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size255/35 ZR20 - 8.5x20
Rear tyre & wheel size295/30 ZR20 - 10x20
Front suspension typeNot Sufficient Data
Rear suspension typeNot Sufficient Data
Alpina B5 BI-TURBO Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity68L
Fuel consumption (combined average)10.9L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)14.9L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)7.9L / 100km
Vehicle range623.9km (387.7 miles)
Emission standardEURO 6
E10 compatibleNO
CO2 emissions (combined)248g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Alpina B5 BI-TURBO Dimensions
Length4956mm (195.1 inches)
Width1868mm (73.5 inches)
Height1466mm (57.7 inches)
Wheelbase2975mm (117.1 inches)
Front track1611mm (63.4 inches)
Rear track1596mm (62.8 inches)
Ground clearance115mm (4.5 inches)
Unladen weight2045kg (4508.4 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass-
Gross Combination Mass-
Alpina B5 BI-TURBO Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity2000kg (4409.2 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Alpina B5 BI-TURBO Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Alpina B5 BI-TURBO Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Alpina B5 BI-TURBO Options
Standard Features
  • Climate Control - 4 Zone
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Active High Beam Control
  • Active Steering
  • Active Guard
  • Active Protection
  • Adaptive Mode
  • Adaptive Headlights
  • Automatic Emergency Call (eCall)
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft
  • Active Radiator Grille Shutters
  • Automatic Tailgate
  • 20 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Curtain Airbags
  • Comfort Access System
  • Cruise Control Intelligent/Active
  • Comfort Mode
  • Comfort Plus Mode
  • Comfort Seats Front
  • Digital Audio Broadcast Radio
  • Driver Assist Pack Plus
  • Dynamic Brake Control
  • Display Key
  • Dynamic Stability Control
  • Exterior Accented Trim
  • ECO Mode
  • Exterior Chrome Trim
  • Exterior Mirrors - Auto Dimming
  • First-Aid Kit
  • Fog Lights - LED
  • Front Spoiler
  • Head Airbags - Front Seats (side)
  • Headlights - Auto On/Off Function
  • Heated Front & Rear Seats
  • Headlining Special
  • Heated Multi Function Sports Steering Wheel
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Head Up Display
  • Headlight Washer System
  • Illuminated Door Sill Panels
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Interior Trim Special
  • Live Cockpit Pro
  • Leather Dashboard
  • LED Headlights
  • Load Through Hatch
  • Lumbar Support Both Front Seats
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Display
  • Nappa Leather
  • Parking Distance Control Front & Rear
  • Performance Control
  • Power front seats with memory
  • Premium Mats
  • Power Mirrors With Folding
  • Powered Panoramic Sunroof
  • Power Steering Variable
  • Quad-Tip Exhaust
  • Radio Professional
  • Rain Sensor
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Reversing Camera
  • Side Airbags - Front Seats side
  • Solar Control Glass
  • Sports Mode
  • Sunroof - Glass
  • Stainless Steel Exhaust System
  • Sports Suspension
  • Surround Sound System
  • Traction Control System
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Wireless Phone Charge
  • Warning Triangle
Optional Features
  • Metallic Paint - A$1,679
  • Metallic Paint Premium - A$4,109