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Report: Alfa Romeo hints at a high-performance 4C

The Alfa Romeo 4C recently began selling in the United States, marking the brand’s triumphant return to the North American market as a high-volume car maker. And to sweeten the air around Alfa’s return, word is via CARandDRIVER that Alfa may be planning a high-performance 4C. After speaking to the brand’s CEO, Harald Wester, C/D learned that […]

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Report: US-spec Alfa Romeo 4C gains some weight as it comes to America…oh the irony

AutoBlog reports that Alfa Romeo’s highly-anticipated 4C will gain some weight, approximately 342lbs, as it comes state side, due to different federalization standards. The total result is a dry weight figure of 2,314lbs. The extra heft can be sourced to a more rigid and reinforced carbon fiber tub as well as more safety equipment. Still, […]

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Alfa Romeo announces 86 dealerships for US and Canada

Alfa Romeo has roughly reached its time of return to the North American market, specifically US and Canada. As a result, the brand recently announced to be introducing a total of 86 new dealerships in Canada and the Untied States. Majority of the dealerships are located in states with more affluent markets, like California, Florida, […]

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Alfa Romeo announces new product binge for the US

Alfa Romeo announced yesterday to be introducing a huge slew of new models for the United States to reestablish the brand in a market it has long since been absent from. According to their announcements during Fiat’s major conference, Alfa Romeo will develop and launch a total of eight new models between now and 2018. […]

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Report: Alfa Romeo’s CEO says the 4C can handle more power

The Alfa Romeo 4C may come with a modest 240hp 1.75L four-banger, but thanks to the 4C’s light weight chassis, none of those 240 horses go to waste. But that’s not all, according to AutomotiveNews, who recently spoke with the brand’s CEO, Harald Wester. After speaking with the man himself, AN was able to learn that the […]

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Report: Alfa Romeo dealer list leaked

Alfa’s mighty little 4C is causing quite the stir; as indicated by the photograph above, part of the reason is obvious, though part of the reason is less: it’s one of the lightest sports cars on the market, and, like one of the other lighter sports cars, the Morgan Three-Wheeler, it will hit 60mph in […]

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2015 Alfa Romeo 4C

2014 NYIAS: Alfa Romeo brings a couple of 4Cs to play with

Though the shape is no stranger, it’s still nice to see Alfa’s booth here at the show. In the coming year, Alfa will offer up 1,000 copies of their 4C sports car as pictured above. Though much of this car’s appeal is in the aesthetics, even more is in its performance. 0-60 happens in 4.5 […]

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Report: Alfa Romeo’s new Spider won’t be Mazda based

Recent rumors suggested that Alfa Romeo struck a deal with Mazda to cooperatively build a compact rear-wheel drive sports roadster, which would take form as the Alfa Romeo Spider and the Mazda MX-5 Miata. But according to Autobild in Germany, the new Spider will be based off of Fiat’s own new rear-wheel drive platform rather than […]

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Report: Multiple Alfa Romeo 4C variants on the horizon

Bound for this year’s New York International Auto Show, the already fast Alfa Romeo 4C sports car may not just get slight changes every year. As indicated by Alberto Cavaggioni, Alfa’s head of marketing, Alfa Romeo’s engineers and designers may be sharpening their pencils a bit. Though it is not for certain, Cavaggioni had this […]

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Report: Alfa Romeo 4C to get new headlights

If you remember a while back, when the Alfa Romeo 4C originally saw the light of day, feedback was a hit or miss for the headlight design, which varied depending on how one equipped their 4C. Now, to deal with those remarks, an Alfa Romeo spokesperson apparently confirmed to AutoCar of the UK that the 4C will […]

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