FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
Which BMW ALPINA models are distributed in Australia?
In 2020, the ALPINA Automobiles Australia range comprises:
BMW ALPINA XD3
BMW ALPINA B3 Saloon and Touring
BMW ALPINA B5 Saloon and Touring
Does ALPINA offer ALPINA emblems that replace the BMW emblems on the front and rear of BMW ALPINA automobiles?
No. All BMW ALPINAs are delivered with BMW emblems on the front and rear of the vehicle, documenting the trade name 'BMW ALPINA'. Please note that any ALPINA emblems for fitting on the front or rear of vehicles are not Original ALPINA Parts but in fact counterfeits.
Do ALPINA offer any aftermarket tuning or modifications to increase the power of BMW automobiles?
ALPINA, as a manufacturer, only sell complete factory built automobiles. ALPINA do not offer any aftermarket kits, tuning chips or modifications. ALPINA strongly advise against chip tuning which may negatively affect the life span of the engine and other components. Any aftermarket engine modification voids the balance of the BMW ALPINA automobile warranty.
Is it possible for ALPINA to modify my new or used BMW?
ALPINA, as a manufacturer, only sell complete factory built automobiles and do undertake modifications to existing new or used BMW. However, a wide range of Original ALPINA Parts and Accessories are available for many BMW models, including light-alloy wheels, suspensions and aerodynamic packages. Click on Parts & Accessories to see whats availabel for your BMW!
How can I request a brochure or price list?
Please contact one of our authorised dealers for detailed vehicle specification and pricing information. Alternatively use our contact form for additional details.
Which dealers sell BMW ALPINA automobiles? Is there a list? Where may I find it?
ALPINA Automobiles Australia has existing agreements with key BMW dealers across the country.
The current dealer list includes:
Motorline BMW in Queensland
BMW Sydney in New South Wales
Melbourne BMW, Doncaster BMW and Bundoora BMW in Victoria
Adelaide BMW in South Australia
Auto Classic BMW in Western Australia
Our dealer locator provides detailed contact information.
Where can I get my BMW ALPINA serviced?
Any new ALPINA sold in Australia has both a BMW Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) as well as an ALPINA VIN.
This means that any authorised BMW Service Centre has the ability to service the ALPINA vehicle, with factory-correct diagnostic equipment.
ALPINA Automobiles Australia is available to assist as required.
Is it possible to visit the ALPINA factory in Buchloe or take part in a factory tour?
Unfortunately we are currently not able to offer factory tours or visits of any kind.