FJ14FCD D5/B5 touring in Kensington

It's got so popular I thought it deserved it's own section.... Share your sightings and Photos of ALPINAs and not quite ALPINAs<br/>
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Ashok
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Sun Jun 24, 2018 6:13 pm

Subtle and de-badged.. anyone on here? :)

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Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:50 pm

It's a D5
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Wed Jun 27, 2018 9:15 pm

What are the giveaways that its a D and not a B, out of interest?
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Wed Jun 27, 2018 9:34 pm

Just do a registration check for MOT history. Looks the same externally as a B.
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Wed Jun 27, 2018 9:43 pm

Burnham wrote:What are the giveaways that its a D and not a B, out of interest?
Exterior wise the D5 has front fog lights, the B5 does not (pre-LCI). Post LCI both cars have fogs.

Interior - rev counter :)

So not much to visually differentiate them.
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Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:15 am

Spotted again last night in Waterloo :)

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E39 M5 - much loved RIP
E60 M5 - good riddance
E90 Alpina D3 #487 - drove it 117,000 miles!
F25 Alpina XD3BT #268 - it's big and white and very fast
G01 Alpina XD3.. soon! :)
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