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The latest executive express from the masters of fast diesels is a fabulous machine, but the current it's swimming against is very strong
Alpina has turned its hand to fine-tuning the already impressive 5 Series and created a pair of 600bhp behemoths, giving BMW a trio that will concern its rivals
Anniversary edition of Alpina's hot 5 Series gets 591bhp and can hit 204mph. Is it now a match for a Panamera Turbo?
Alpina's fast-but-frugal SUV gets a mid-life refresh with styling tweaks and an even more comfortable chassis set-up. Is the overall package still strong?
Hot sleek diesel offers the potential of 0-60mph in 4.6sec and 53.3mpg economy
Alpina’s most direct swipe at a BMW M car yet produces an almost entirely convincing result
The Alpina D3 is perhaps the most desirable saloon car yet in the 'real world'
Niche manufacturer Alpina serves up its take on a fast, six-pot 3 Series
The Alpina XD3 Biturbo is judged to perfection; fast, rewarding and no less versatile than any BMW X3
Niche car maker goes large with its repurposed twin-turbo V8 6 Series that is at its most comfortable as a high speed tourer, rather than outright sports car
Race-bred limited edition coaxes the B3’s full potential out into the open. Fast, focused and a whole lot of fun
In its own way, the Alpina D5 feels every bit as monstrous as what’s on offer in the latest BMW M5
The Alpina B7 super-luxobarge makes a modicum of sense on Germany's derestricted autobahns, but not for the UK
The Alpina B3 is a hugely appealing alternative for those seeking a hot 3-series with a difference. But is it better than an M3?
The Alpina B5 is very quick, but it is let down by uninvolving driving dynamics