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Rendering of the future baby Alfa by Quattroruote

Rendering of the future baby Alfa by Quattroruote

The Italian magazine some spyshots and renderings of the future small Alfa due to be launched at the next Paris Motor Show. Internally known as 955, the three-door supermini will based on the Grande Punto platform. A wide range of engines will be on offer, starting with a 105 bhp 1.4 litre Multiair four with [...]

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Alfa Romeo to launch a Duetto roadster in 2010

Alfa Romeo to launch a Duetto roadster in 2010

Alfa Romeo is seriously considering launching a small roadster on the American market in 2010. Dubbed Duetto, the Italian roadster will try to spearhead a revival of the eponym model launched in the sixties. The future roadster would share its underpinnings with the 149 compact model which will be launched next year. Thus, the future [...]

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Alfa Romeo 169 to share platform

Alfa Romeo 169 to share platform

In an interview Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne has said that the future Alfa Romeo will share its platform with another car maker to cut cost. Fiat is in talks with several manufacturers and a decision will be taken in next January. Due to go on sale in late 2009, the future 169 was originally thought [...]

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Fiat is planning a factory in the US

Fiat is planning a factory in the US

In an interview with Automotive News Europe, Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne has revealed that Alfa Romeo might build a new factory in the US in order to counter-balance the weak dollar. “It was already expensive when the dollar was 1.10 to the euro; now it is more expensive,“ he told the magazine. He also said [...]

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Ex-Mussolini Alfa to be auctioned

Ex-Mussolini Alfa to be auctioned

H&H Classic Auctions will auction a 1935 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 Pescara Spyder that belonged to Benito Mussolini on February 27 next year. The spyder was built to special order of the Italian dictator. Sporting the chassis number 700635, the car was based on the 6C 2300. The 6C 2300 was an evolution of the [...]

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Sergio Marchionne stays and has appointed Luca De Meo new Alfa Romeo’s CEO

Sergio Marchionne stays and has appointed Luca De Meo new Alfa Romeo’s CEO

After Antonio Baravalle’s resignation from its CEO position at Alfa Romeo, a rumour emerged about the departure of Sergio Marchionne. The Fiat CEO ruled it out in an interview and announced that Luca De Meo will be the new Alfa’s CEO. Sergio Marchionne explained his decision by saying: ‘The way Luca De Meo has dealt [...]

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Antonio Baravalle leaves Alfa Romeo

Antonio Baravalle leaves Alfa Romeo

Antonio Baravalle left Alfa Romeo to become CEO of the Mundadori media group. Fiat refused to comment on his departure, but it is rumoured that Baravalle left on his own. It is rumoured that Alfa Romeo is Fiat’s biggest money loser according to Automotive News Europe. A change of CEO might not be the best [...]

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Alfa Romeo might call the baby Alfa ‘Furiosa’

Alfa Romeo might call the baby Alfa ‘Furiosa’

In conjunction with a few leading European car magazines, Alfa Romeo launched a naming contest for its future supermini six weeks ago. The emotive marque allowed users of national websites to choose their favourite name among a shortlist of 12 names. In the end, Furiosa came out on top. It does not mean that the [...]

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Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione enters the £100,000 club

Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione enters the £100,000 club

The 8C Competizione is indubitably one of the nicest supercars in the world. Alfa Romeo succeeded in designing a supercar that does not look like a monster and pays tribute to the best of Italian design. But up until now have not known how much it costs. Now, thanks to Autoblog.com, I am sure that [...]

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Alfa Romeo will produce the 8C Spider

Alfa Romeo will produce the 8C Spider

According to the Italian magazine Quattroruote, Alfa Romeo will produce the magnificent 8C Spider that appeared for the first time at the 2005 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Five hundred are scheduled to be built from 2008 and sold at €180,000/$245,000/£120,000. Derived from the current 8C, the spider version will inherit the Ferrari/Maserati-derived 4.7-litre V8, which [...]

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