BMW has already takes the wraps off the 2019 X5 after months of spy photo leaks. For us, now is the time to look at other high-performance models which falls in the sports activity other an X5 M. Alpina variant is also a great idea which we must take into consideration. The model in discussion is Alpina XD5 and is rendered by Nikita Aksyonov. The rendered images give us a preview of futuristic look at the realistic 2019 Alpina XD5. Alpina incorporates modified bimmers that means only one thing. It means that diesel engine with high output will be used.
These types of engines are still favoured in Germany and other European markets. However, it is not unknown to us that Alpina doesn’t offer a tuned version of X5 and neither did they previously. Few closest ones are XD3 and XD4 that is based on BMW X3 and X4. The power in it comes from 3.0 liter quad-turbo inline-six that consumes diesel oil. It offers an output of 388 horsepower and 770Nm of torque. If one compares this number with the BMW X3 then it is significantly higher. The range topping version BMW M40i churns out 355 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque.
On the other hand, BMW xDrive30d gives an output of 261 horsepower and 457 lb-ft of torque. If we talk about BMW X5 M50d, it offers an impressive 394 horsepower and 760Nm of torque that more or less falls under the same category. We expect and highly anticipate that Alpina XD5 will offer more power along with subtle visual upgrades. Now, the only question remains if we will ever get to see Alpina XD5 in production form.