Presentation of the model Alfa Romeo 159 was held at the Geneva Motor Show 2005. Having replaced the revolutionary Alfa Romeo 156, the model 159 began its full-fledged successor – both technically and visually. Development of style trends involved Giorgetto Giugiaro (Giorgetto Giugiaro), together with designer Cetra Alfa Centro Stile.
Models & Prices sedan Alfa Romeo 159.
|Progression||$29,400||1.8 petrol (140 hp)||Manual (5)||front|
|Distinctive||$34,400||2.2 petrol (185 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
Reviews Alfa Romeo 159 At this time there were no revolutions: the new car was very similar to its predecessor, retaining all of its proprietary features. This V-shaped radiator grille and the front lens unit, consisting of three separate lights and the shape of the back lighting. Slightly increased dimensions Alfa Romeo 159 (plus 225 mm in length), the creators managed to keep the exterior of the car recognizable and familiar. However, Giugiaro refused innovations da Silva handles on the rear doors – and unusual columns are moved to their traditional place. Saloon Alfa Romeo 159 is a lot like “one hundred fifty six.” The base is a 1.8-liter MPI 140 hp, and a couple of his more powerful 185-horsepower engine is 2.2-liter JTS. The first motor is mounted in a pair with a five mechanics and the other works in tandem with a robotic six-speed. It will be a sedan with a 1.8-liter motorm with ABS, ESP, nine airbags, air conditioning, trip computer, audio system, central locking with remote control, full power heated front seats, engine start button and the help system in the breakaway mountain. The cost of the car with a 2.2-liter engine is estimated at a minimum of USD 34,400. A further equipment includes knee airbags, climate control, parking sensors, and light and rain sensors. Production Alpha 159 has stopped, so dealers are selling the remnants of finished cars. Currently, the Italian automaker is preparing a replacement model – successor will be named Giulia, but the debut of the latter is constantly delayed.