Alfa Romeo Spider – a luxury front-wheel drive sports convertible class “grand tourism”, a joint development with Pininfarina.
This model was first shown in 1994 in Paris. The two-seater Spider with a reclining padded top follows the basic design elements of the Alfa Romeo GTV. The exterior design of the car is made in a traditionally dynamic style: a corporate triangular shield with chrome trim; body-colored bumpers and side spoilers; wedge-shaped body with smooth, deep lines; large doorway; semi-elliptical headlights; a slight rise in the rear wheel area, turning into a slightly raised rear of the body. The folding top is electrically powered and is controlled by a button on the center console. Spider is equipped with a regular-size spare wheel, which can be replaced by a Continue reading
For the first time, this front-wheel drive three-door hatchback was presented at the London Motor Show in 2008. MiTo is the smallest car in the Alfa Romeo lineup. Overall dimensions – 4.06 m in length, 1.72 – in width and 1.44 m – in height. The name of the car is made up of the first letters of the names of two Italian cities – Milan and Turin. In the first, a design was developed, and in the second there is a factory where the hatchback is produced. “Mito” is translated from Italian as “myth, legend.”
The car is based on the Fiat Grande Punto platform. That allowed to significantly reduce design costs. The exterior is designed in the style of the most powerful serial Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione. The style of Continue reading
Sports car Alfa Romeo GT appeared on sale in 2004. It was first introduced at the Geneva Motor Show, which took place in March 2003, and already in January 2004 a 2-door sports coupe appeared on the Italian market.
Alfa Romeo GT was built on the Alfa Romeo 156 platform. Also, when creating, Alfa Romeo 147 structural elements, such as the structures of the front and rear multi-link suspensions, were taken as a basis. The type of its body can be defined as a 2-door sports hatchback coupe. GT is a front wheel drive car. Bertone worked on the exterior design of the car, which, in principle, explains the predominance of the external concept of the 147th series rather than the 156th. Recall that Alfa Centro Stile worked on the Continue reading
Alfa Romeo Giulietta was launched in 1954. Giulietta in terms of technology can serve as a model for many modern cars. An engine with two overhead camshafts (such a scheme has been used since 1926 on almost all Alfa Romeo gasoline engines) with a working volume of 1290 cc and a power of 54 hp was installed on the basic version.
Giulietta Sprint with a coupe body was produced from 1954 to 1968. The body for this car was developed by Carrozzeria Bertone. This model has a 4-cylinder in-line engine with a displacement of 1290 cm.s., maximum power 65 hp Maximum speed – 165 km.h.
The versatile version based on the Giulietta was developed by Colli in collaboration with Alfa Romeo, and was in production from 1957 to 1960. 91 Continue reading
The three-door hatchback Alfa Romeo 145 was first introduced in July 1994, the 5-door version 146 – six months later. Made on the basis of Bravo / Brava hatchbacks of the parent company FIAT. These cars, in accordance with the new policy of the common platforms of the FIAT concern, which controls the Italian company, replaced the popular Alfa Romeo 33.
A car for everyday active life: trips to work, cottage, for business. It is the most popular and sought after model of the company. Front-wheel drive hatchback lower middle class (Golf-class). The engine is gasoline. Installed 2 candles per cylinder. 5-speed manual gearbox. Independent suspension of all wheels. The gearbox is mechanical. Continue reading