In Tokyo, debuted Alpina BMW B3 GT3 coupe 2012

Despite the fact that the Tokyo Motor Show in 2011 is a benefit of local producers, the Europeans decided not to bypass his side. Even such a small German company Alpina, who brought to Japan B3 GT3 coupe. The project is dedicated to the victory of the car Alpina B6 GT3 in the German GT Series 2011 season, and therefore the new model has a plurality of external racing attributes borrowed from the title of the machine. In particular, the Coupe received the splitter on the front bumper, hospital wing on the boot lid and the diffuser. All the elements are made of carbon fiber. A high level of control achieved through the fully adjustable suspension and limited slip differential – exactly the same as on the race car. For traction tires meet Michelin Pilot Sport 2, “shod” in the 19-inch 20-spoke wheels in light alloy. The most optimal motor Alpina engineers have chosen a 3.0-liter inline “six” with two turbines. The power unit makes 402 hp, providing acceleration from coupe to 100 km/h in just 4.6 seconds. Transmission – 7-band automatic ZF, the time of transmission to the rear axle. It is planned to release only 99 copies of the Alpina BMW B3 GT3 at the price from 90,000 euros. Production will begin in January 2012 and sales will start next spring. 30 cars will have the markets of Germany and Japan, 15 will go to the UK, the remaining 24 will be distributed throughout the world.


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