Tag Archives: Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio the fastest SUV around the ‘Ring

Alfa Romeo's Stelvio in Quadrifoglio guise is now the fastest SUV around the Nürburgring. The 505-horsepower SUV needed just 7:51.7 to lap the circuit, squashing the previous record of 7:59.7 set by the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S in 2014. Alfa Romeo also holds the fastest time for a sedan, with its Giulia Quadrifoglio in 2016 requiring just 7:32 for...

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Alfa Romeo’s next car likely to be a Giulia-based coupe, arrive late 2018

Alfa Romeo's relaunch in the United States may have had a shaky start but the brand is very much committed to our market and has a number of new models in the works. The relaunch started with the 4C sports car which has since been joined by the Giulia sedan and Stelvio SUV. Still in the pipeline are a mid-size sedan, compact SUV, mid-size SUV, compact...

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Alfa Romeo, Maserati spinoff back in the spotlight

Late last year, talk of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles spinning off its upmarket Alfa Romeo and Maserati brands emerged in investor circles. The thinking was that the money raised could eliminate FCA's debts of around $7 billion and thus improve the company's credit rating and better prepare...

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Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio will cost more, but also have more

Bad news, Italian sport sedan fans. The 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio will cost more than the 2017 version. Good news: the slightly higher MSRP includes additional standard equipment. The price for one standard-issue 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio will climb to $75,085, which represents...

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Climbing to the top in a 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

It's 9,000 feet from Denver to the summit of Mt. Evans, the highest point accessible by a paved road in North America. That's 9,000 vertical feet. It's a heck of a climb, especially considering it only takes about an hour and a half to do by car. We set off in a 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio...

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V-8-powered Alfa Romeo 4C hill climb car is a serious machine

We need more hill climb events here in the United States. Why you ask? Well, first off that's a dumb question. Secondly, the reason it's dumb is because you don't understand the sort of twisted, mental machinery that shows up to compete in these things. A properly mad hill climb machine usually...

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