At the Geneva Motor Show in 2011 the Alfa Romeo company first showed a concept of the future of the compact sports coupe 4C, but his production version made its debut two years later, but in the same place – at the exhibition in the Swiss capital. Compared with the concept, the trade version of Alfa Romeo 4C appearance has not changed, except maybe some lighting and other mirrors.
Configuration and price Alfa Romeo 4C 2016.
|4C||$62,400||1.7 petrol (241 hp)||Automatic (6)||rear|
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The new Alfa Romeo 4C has a carbon-fiber monocoque, which allowed the automaker to significantly reduce the weight of the car. According to the manufacturer, the ratio of the weight of the model to the power of 4 kg per horsepower. The movement brings coupe 1.75-liter four-cylinder turbo engine, located in the base. The engine is borrowed from the hatchback Giulietta Quadrifoglio Verde, but he has a new aluminum block and a specially designed intake and exhaust manifolds. On the Alfa 4C he develops the power of 240 hp and 350 Nm, and the thrust is transferred to the rear axle by means of a robotic transmission with two clutches. Acceleration from zero to hundreds at the Alfa Romeo 4C takes just 4.5 seconds and a top speed limited to 250 km/h. Next year will get two-door track modification, as well as its road version Stradale with uprated to 270 power engine. However, it is worth noting that the Alfa 4C has been wrapped in racing tires Pirelli PZero Trofeo, but they are available to order and the usual customers. Total Alfa Romeo plans to release only 2500 4C coupe for the price from 56,000 euros. Sales of new products launched at the end of the 2013th, and this model is the first in the line, with which the Italian company has returned to the US market. Alfa Romeo 4C Launch Edition In honor of the launch of a new model of the Italian automaker has prepared a special version 4C Launch Edition, available in one of two options color: white Carrara White and red Alfa Red. In addition, the car has got LED optics, carbon-fiber body rear-view mirrors, as well as made of carbon fiber rear spoiler and diffuser. Plus, on the Alfa Romeo 4C Launch Edition retuned suspension with stiffer rear antiroll bar, racing exhaust pipes installed, and the front wings have additional air intakes. Interior is lined with leather and Alcantara, and carbon used in the decoration.