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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 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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Report: Alfa Romeo’s new rear-wheel drive platform named “Giorgio”

AutomotiveNews reports that Alfa Romeo is beginning finally wrap up the development of its highly-anticipated rear-wheel drive platform that’s been described to turn the Italian automaker back into a brand of sport and luxury after a rough past. Alfa Romeo’s biggest move however is its return to the US market, which will be kicked off […]

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2014 Alfa Romeo 4C on Nurburgring

Video: Watch the Alfa Romeo 4C lap the Nurburgring in 8’04”

The new and highly anticipated Alfa Romeo 4C sports car reportedly lapped the infamous Nurburgring in just eight minutes and four seconds. And although that doesn’t sound like much, that time is about on par with the 2007 BMW M3 when it first came out, as well as the 2008 Porsche Cayman S. Now, you […]

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Report: Alfa Romeo to introduce more variants of the 4C with different headlights

Italian carmaker publication AutoEdizione.com was told that Alfa Romeo is planning an even sportier version of its much anticipated 4C sports coupe. Additionally, there will be other variants, such as ones geared towards the more luxurious side of things, an open Targa version, different interior choices and new headlights (if you were skeptical about the […]

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Report: The Alfa Romeo 4C laps the Nurburgring in just 8:04

Italy’s Quattroruote reports that the all-new Alfa Romeo 4C sports car has just lapped the famous Green Hell in just eight minutes and four seconds. This may not seem like much when compared to your tire-smoking McLaren P1, but the 4C laps the Nurburgring in a time faster than the outgoing 2007 model year BMW […]

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