Originally Posted by m3alabama
Now that they only tune the turbo engine, what is the point in going with an alpina car? For that much money its a total waste in my opinion as the gains can be had wiht 500 dollars. Their trim package and wheels and a few body parts are hardly worth paying 10s of thousands for.
Alpina do not just tune the engine they upgrade various components of the engine such as the pistons, intercooler, air intake, also upgrade the suspension, exhaust, gearbox etc.
I was told by a BMW technication that the Alpina B3 GT3 was faster around Nurburgring track than an a M3 GT3!