Alpina, still a family owned business fifty years later, celebrates its 50th birthday this year and they're marking the occasion with two very special BMWs called the Edition 50. Limited to 50 models each worldwide, the Edition 50 will be available in 5 Series-based B5 Bi-Turbo sedan and the 6 Series-based B6 Bi-Turbo coupe.
The B5 Bi-Turbo Edition 50 will boast a tweaked version of their 4.4L V8 Bi-Turbo engine which will produce 600 hp and get from 0-62 in 4.2 seconds while accelerating toward a top speed of 200+ mph. The Edition 50 will also be available in a B6 Coupe or Convertible with the same engine that is also capable of a 4.2 second 0-62 time and a 200+ mph top speed.
The cars will be available in blue or green with Alpina's signature graphics which are updated with an Edition 50 treatment and feature their heritage inteiror. You also get lightweight forged alloy wheels, Brembo brakes, and lightweight titanium exhausts with carbon trim.
Find out more about the Edition 50 at alpina-automobiles.com.