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      08-06-2006, 01:27 PM   #1
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Question Opinions about the Alpina D3?

Hi everyone I'm new around here. Thinking about getting an Alpina D3 as a second car. Anyone have any experience with these & what's your opinion?

Any thoughts most welcome
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      08-07-2006, 02:42 AM   #2
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Hi everyone I'm new around here. Thinking about getting an Alpina D3 as a second car. Anyone have any experience with these & what's your opinion?

Any thoughts most welcome



I saw the review of this car in EVO I think it was and it did look a good package.

Kinda like the 320 si ... but in Diesel form.

If I was in the market for BMW "D" then I would seriously consider this car as you're getting an exclusive car that looks great, will no doubt handle superbly and carries the BMW badge.

Nice 18" alloys too
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      08-07-2006, 06:22 AM   #3
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The only thing that would put me off is that if you want to option it up it's then a special order and there is supposedly quite a price hike for this.

However, if you're in the market for an exclusive diesel and the spec. suits, or you have the money then it looks like a brilliant car.

Isn't is also cheaper than a 320d MSport?
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      08-07-2006, 07:18 AM   #4
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Alpina certainly make some wonderful machines, D3 no exception

However, I personally don't take much of a liking towards cars that have the "tuned" look - I prefer stock designs, perhaps because there is an air of "original & untouched" about them, but that's just me.

What specific purposes are you buying for?
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      08-07-2006, 07:21 AM   #5
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Hi everyone I'm new around here. Thinking about getting an Alpina D3 as a second car. Anyone have any experience with these & what's your opinion?

Any thoughts most welcome
Get yourself & your e60 M5 down to UK2: The Second UK Meet, Ashok, & we'll talk more!

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      08-07-2006, 03:35 PM   #7
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I can't commit to the meet right now but it sounds like a fun day - will try and make it.

The car will be primarily for my wife (runaround for the kids etc.).
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