BMW Z8 vs Alpina Roadster V8

Picture of Alpina Roadster V8
Picture of BMW Z8
Category Alpina Roadster V8BMW Z8
Max power (ps / bhp) 381 / 375400 / 395
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 520 / 384500 / 369
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1619 / 35691603 / 3534
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 235 / 232250 / 246

Lap Times

Track Alpina Roadster V8BMW Z8
Vairano Handling Course 1:23.941:25.30

Performance

Category Alpina Roadster V8BMW Z8
0 - 100 kph 4.8 s4.5 s
Top speed 259 kph (161 mph)250 kph (155 mph)

Summary

Category Alpina Roadster V8BMW Z8
Track Performance 10095
Straight line speed 182190
Total 282285

Verdict

There is no clear winner in this comparison.

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196ss  8y ago

It's interesting, why Z8 modificated by Alpina have less power than original?

 

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Hira  2y ago

The Z8 has an S62 engine displacing 5 litres. The Alpina has a 4.8 litre M62 engine with more torque, particularly low down in the rev band. Alpina designed it for cruising, not the track.


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João Víctor De Souza Lima Ribeir  2y ago @Hira

But incredible the alpina version is 6 mph faster then regular Z8