2010 Chicago Auto Show, Chicago, IL –Bovensiepen won the 24-hour Nürburgring with Hans Joachim Stuck in 1998 in a BMW diesel, long before Audi won the 24-hours of Lemans in their prototype diesel.

Bovensiepen is the son of the founder of Alpina and has worked in mechanical engineering and marketing.

Bovensiepen gives us a bit of history of how Alpina started working with BMW.