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Report: Alfa Romeo confirms a new model due next summer

Photo rendering by Thorsten-Krisch Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne recently confirmed to be introducing a new Alfa Romeo next year, specifically on June 24, 2015, just as the automaker turns 105 years old. Specifics as to what model this exactly may be haven’t been released, though speculation suggests it could be the new BMW 5-Series competing […]

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BREAKING: Aston Martin makes Nissan’s Andy Palmer new CEO

The Financial  in the UK recently learned that Nissan’s chief of product, Andy Palmer, was just elected into the position of CEO for Aston Martin. Aston Martin themselves haven’t confirmed the news, though fellow news outlet, Reuters, also reports the same. According to Nissan, Palmer took a position “at another company,” and now we know which […]

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Report: Alfa Romeo preparing new 6C based off of Maserati Alfieri

Alfa Romeo is apparently looking to get in on some of the midsize luxury sports coupe action with a new front-engined 6C model based off of the incoming production Maserati Alfieri. AutoExpress in the UK learned of the possibility, but specifics as usual are very sparse. The Alfa Romeo is expected to be as much […]

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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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