The Paul Frere Article That Turned Me On To Alpina

I’ve been meaning to make this post for a while. I spotted this scanned article on VWVortex over the holidays and it’s been on my to-post list since then. My Dad was always a Road & Track reader when I was growing up, and he used to bring home his latest issue after a business … Continue reading “The Paul Frere Article That Turned Me On To Alpina”

Update on a Great Find: 1985 BMW Alpina B9

I originally posted this Alpina as a car I spotted for sale on eBay. I noted the condition wasn’t perfect but it was an Alpina B9 for sale in the U.S. Todd recently emailed me the following: I just want to drop a quick note to show you how the 85 B9 Alpina that you … Continue reading “Update on a Great Find: 1985 BMW Alpina B9”

1987 ALPINA B10 (E28) 535i #70 of 77 produced For Sale in British Columbia

Arghhh, yet another reason to move to Canada: Their classic car import exempt rule is only 15 years, versus our 25 years. Check out this beautiful e28 Alpina that’s providing incredible inspiration for our new e28 family car: 1987 ALPINA B10 (E28) 535i #70 of 77 produced on eBayMotors quote from eBay listing: A VERY … Continue reading “1987 ALPINA B10 (E28) 535i #70 of 77 produced For Sale in British Columbia”

1982 Alpina C1 2.3: More Gray Market Alpina Hotness!

I’m such a sucker for Alpina’s, and here’s another great looking example out of SoCal: 1982 Alpina C1 2.3 For Sale on eBay This car has the following Alpina parts installed: 323i-based 6-cylinder engine, limited-slip finned-cover differential, front and rear sway bars, 7Jx15″ wheels & wheel caps, rear rubber strakes (mud guards), front fiberglass spoiler, … Continue reading “1982 Alpina C1 2.3: More Gray Market Alpina Hotness!”

Two More Alpina’s For Sale in North America: e21 B6 and e32 B12!

Note to self — Go around the to the corner store for a Powerball ticket! ($74m, Wednesday) 1979 BMW Alpina B6 e21 on Roadfly ($28k, PA): Clean, well documented, one of a kind car. One of only 533 built. Signed by famous German Racer Hans Stuck. This is production number 062 of this true Alpina … Continue reading “Two More Alpina’s For Sale in North America: e21 B6 and e32 B12!”

1979 BMW Alpina B7 For Sale – $21000

Well apparently this guy with the m535i and the other Alpina B7 for sale is liquidating his collection out of White Salmon, Washington. Here’s his latest craigslist post for his 1979 Alpina B7 for Sale: 1979 Alpina B7 turbo coupe. Authentic Alpina car from Germany, very original numbers matching car. Polaris Silver with Alpina cloth … Continue reading “1979 BMW Alpina B7 For Sale – $21000”

1981 BMW E12 Alpina B7 For Sale

And for the last of the craigslist gray market specials, this uber-rare Alpina B7 For Sale on Craigslist: 1981 Alpina B7 turbo sedan. Authentic Alpina car from Germany, very rare and original numbers matching car. One of 209 B7 and B7S’s built between 1978-1982. This is car #209. Sapphire blue metallic with cloth interior. This … Continue reading “1981 BMW E12 Alpina B7 For Sale”