2017 BMW Alpina B6 Prices: MSRP vs Dealer Invoice vs True Dealer Cost
MSRP Invoice Price Destination Fee Holdback Dealer Cost
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This car is an impressively powerful gran coupe, providing an astounding 600 horsepower with 590 ft-lb of torque. The engine is a top of the line 4.4-liter twin turbo V8, and the car itself runs on an eight-speed automatic all-wheel drive system. The engine allows this car to get to 60 mph in an astounding 3.3 seconds. Unfortunately, the gas mileage on the 2017 BMW Alpina B6 is not that impressive. Though it is EPA-rated, the car only delivers 15/24 city/highway mpg. However, even that mileage is impressive for a gran coupe.
So what’s new for the 2017 models? For the most part, the 2017 upgrades are technology oriented. BMW’s iDrive software, their proprietary computer system for controlling vehicle systems, has been updated to its fifth iteration. Apple CarPlay is integrated into the car’s media system, making any Apple device easily usable through the Alpina. Finally, the BMW’s wireless phone charging dock has been upgraded to be usable for most smartphones on the market.
BMW’s standard car models come packed with impressive features, and upgraded packages bring even more. The 2017 BMW Alpina B6’s standard features include heated seats, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and a brilliant Harman Kardon sound system. The technology of the standard version includes a smart steering wheel that is leather-covered and a built-in 10.2 inch BMW navigation high-resolution screen.
If that’s still not everything you need in your BMW, the Executive package for the 2017 BMW Alpina B6 offers even more features. One of the more impressive upgrades is the addition of active front seats. These automatically shift to make sure your back does not get stiff on longer trips. The sound system can also be upgraded with a Bang & Olufsen surround sound system, and the rear windows of the car can have built in sunshades.
The car’s standard safety features include BMW’s certified components. Front and rear parking sensors are include, along with active headrests and knee protection. BMW’s Active Protection System, a part of the previously mentioned iDrive software, sets the vehicle up in the case of an imminent crash. The system tensions the seatbelts, closes the windows, and activates the brakes after the collision, along with other instantaneous safety features.
Driving the 2017 BMW Alpina B6 is a truly enjoyable experience. BMW definitely knows how to create a powerhouse of a car, and with the Alpina does so in luxurious fashion. This car can be both a sporty accelerating beast and a smooth highway ride, perfect for most occasions.
Formula for Calculating Dealer Cost:
- Example: Base BMW Alpina B6 invoice price + the dealer Invoice price of options + destination - Holdback = Total Dealer Cost.
- What is Holdback? A hidden amount that manufacturers give back to a dealer. It is a percentage of the MSRP or the Invoice price.
Total Dealer Cost - Rebate and Incentive + Taxes / Licensing Fees = True Dealer Cost. (You can get rebates and incentives here.)
Note: All BMW Alpina B6 MSRP, invoice and dealer cost dollar figures above are approximate amounts. Prices are subject to change without notice.
A note about rebates: Most rebates are subtracted from the "on the road" figure. In most cases, you can have the rebate if you are arranging your own financing or you are paying cash. If you decide to use the manufacturer’s low interest financing, you do not usually get the rebate. Ask your dealer for details.