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  • First Drive: Alfa Mito Twin Air
    First Drive: Alfa Mito Twin Air Tue, Apr 8, 2014 16:05 BST

    There’s some new details on the outside such as chrome on the grille and tweaked rear lights, while inside there is a new dashboard layout including a smart new touch … More »First Drive: Alfa Mito Twin Air

    First Drive: Alfa Mito Twin Air

    There’s some new details on the outside such as chrome on the grille and tweaked rear lights, while inside there is a new dashboard layout including a smart new touch screen. There are mechanical changes too as the two-cylinder Twin Air engine gets a power boost to 103bhp up from 85bhp. Despite this Alfa Romeo claims …

  • Quirky finance deal for anniversary Alfa Giulietta
    Quirky finance deal for anniversary … Thu, Apr 3, 2014 11:05 BST

    CHECK this out for inflation: to celebrate 60 years since the launch of the original Giulietta, Alfa Romeo is offering a finance deposit contribution equivalent to the … More »Quirky finance deal for anniversary …

    Quirky finance deal for anniversary Alfa Giulietta

    CHECK this out for inflation: to celebrate 60 years since the launch of the original Giulietta, Alfa Romeo is offering a finance deposit contribution equivalent to the outright purchase price of the original car. The stunning 1954 Giulietta sold for £1,250, which is precisely what Alfa is offering buyers of the 2014 model …

  • Italy auctions government cars
    Italy auctions government cars Fri, Mar 28, 2014 11:05 GMT

    OFFERS started rolling in on unneeded government Alfa Romeo, Lancia and BMW cars, which prime minister Matteo Renzi is auctioning off on eBay as a sign of his seriousness … More »Italy auctions government cars

    Italy auctions government cars

    OFFERS started rolling in on unneeded government Alfa Romeo, Lancia and BMW cars, which prime minister Matteo Renzi is auctioning off on eBay as a sign of his seriousness in tackling government waste. Besides cashing in, the government will save on upkeep, maintenance and running costs. Within hours of the first cars …

  • First Drive: 2014 Alfa Romeo MiTo
    First Drive: 2014 Alfa Romeo MiTo Tue, Nov 19, 2013 10:05 GMT

    Some people (probably more than you’d think) will never be able to get past the asymmetric front end thing, where the number plate has to be mounted off to one side because … More »First Drive: 2014 Alfa Romeo MiTo

    First Drive: 2014 Alfa Romeo MiTo

    Some people (probably more than you’d think) will never be able to get past the asymmetric front end thing, where the number plate has to be mounted off to one side because of the deep V-shaped classic Alfa Romeo grille.

  • Loads Of Style (Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 2006-2011)
    Loads Of Style (Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon … Tue, May 7, 2013 11:25 BST

    ENGINES – For conscious drivers who rack up the miles, there’s only one fuel and engine combination to consider: diesel. Fortunately Alfa Romeo has a solid track record … More »Loads Of Style (Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon …

    Loads Of Style (Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 2006-2011)

    ENGINES – For conscious drivers who rack up the miles, there’s only one fuel and engine combination to consider: diesel. Fortunately Alfa Romeo has a solid track record in this area and the 159 can be had with a choice of frugal and refined motors. Of course, the petrol alternatives are pretty good too, and would suit buyers …

  • First Drive: Alfa Romeo Mito TwinAir
    First Drive: Alfa Romeo Mito TwinAi … Fri, Jul 27, 2012 09:06 BST

    THE MITO TwinAir was announced right after Fiat, which owns Alfa Romeo, spilled the beans that more versions of the TwinAir are on the way, with a range of capacities … More »First Drive: Alfa Romeo Mito TwinAi …

    First Drive: Alfa Romeo Mito TwinAir

    THE MITO TwinAir was announced right after Fiat, which owns Alfa Romeo, spilled the beans that more versions of the TwinAir are on the way, with a range of capacities and outputs.At least one won’t even have a turbocharger, in the manner of the original twin-cylinder Fiat 500 of ‘back in the day’, but for now the 84bhp …

  • First Drive: Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCT
    First Drive: Alfa Romeo Giulietta T … Thu, Apr 5, 2012 18:05 BST

    ALFA ROMEO has updated the Giulietta range with a new twin-clutch transmission for its flagship Multiair petrol and JTDM diesel engines, aiming to bring new levels of … More »First Drive: Alfa Romeo Giulietta T …

    First Drive: Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCT

    ALFA ROMEO has updated the Giulietta range with a new twin-clutch transmission for its flagship Multiair petrol and JTDM diesel engines, aiming to bring new levels of comfort and user-friendliness to the car while actually improving fuel economy.The Giulietta has been something of a hit for Alfa, making significant inroads …

  • UK debut for Alfa's bargain supercar
    UK debut for Alfa's bargain superca … Wed, Jun 15, 2011 14:31 BST

    The stunning Alfa Romeo 4C will be revealed in the UK at next month's Goodwood Festival of Speed. More »UK debut for Alfa's bargain superca …

    UK debut for Alfa's bargain supercar

    The stunning Alfa Romeo 4C will be revealed in the UK at next month's Goodwood Festival of Speed.

  • Alfa Romeo could get Porsche engines
    Alfa Romeo could get Porsche engine … Wed, Mar 16, 2011 12:37 GMT

    VW claims it will use Porsche engines for Alfa Romeo if it's allowed to buy the Italian company from Fiat. More »Alfa Romeo could get Porsche engine …

    Alfa Romeo could get Porsche engines

    VW claims it will use Porsche engines for Alfa Romeo if it's allowed to buy the Italian company from Fiat.

  • Alfa Romeo to launch hot 4C coupe
    Alfa Romeo to launch hot 4C coupe Thu, Feb 3, 2011 11:50 GMT

    Alfa Romeo will reveal a new, high performance coupe concept car at the Geneva Motor Show. More »Alfa Romeo to launch hot 4C coupe

    Alfa Romeo to launch hot 4C coupe

    Alfa Romeo will reveal a new, high performance coupe concept car at the Geneva Motor Show.

  • Paris 2010: Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCT
    Paris 2010: Alfa Romeo Giulietta TC … Fri, Oct 1, 2010 08:14 BST

    Alfa Romeo introduces a twin clutch automatic gearbox. More »Paris 2010: Alfa Romeo Giulietta TC …

    Paris 2010: Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCT

    Alfa Romeo introduces a twin clutch automatic gearbox.

  • Alfa Romeo Giulietta Cloverleaf
    Alfa Romeo Giulietta Cloverleaf Tue, Jul 13, 2010 14:07 BST

    Alfa Romeo's new Giulietta range impresses, but the flagship doesn't quite deliver enough to shine against its rivals. More »Alfa Romeo Giulietta Cloverleaf

    Alfa Romeo Giulietta Cloverleaf

    Alfa Romeo's new Giulietta range impresses, but the flagship doesn't quite deliver enough to shine against its rivals.

  • Stunning Alfa coupé set for debut
    Stunning Alfa coupé set for debut Wed, Apr 21, 2010 11:31 BST

    A one-off Alfa Romeo coupé will be shown in Italy to celebrate the company's centenary. More »Stunning Alfa coupé set for debut

    Stunning Alfa coupé set for debut

    A one-off Alfa Romeo coupé will be shown in Italy to celebrate the company's centenary.

  • Special Alfa for UK roads
    Special Alfa for UK roads Wed, May 21, 2008 10:32 BST

    The Alfa Romeo Brera S has been developed specifically for British roads. More »Special Alfa for UK roads

    Special Alfa for UK roads

    The Alfa Romeo Brera S has been developed specifically for British roads.

  • Alfa unveils Mi.To
    Alfa unveils Mi.To Mon, Mar 17, 2008 08:01 GMT

    Alfa Romeo has revealed it will call its new supermini Mi.To. More »Alfa unveils Mi.To

    Alfa unveils Mi.To

    Alfa Romeo has revealed it will call its new supermini Mi.To.

  • Alfa stunner shown in Switzerland
    Alfa stunner shown in Switzerland Wed, Mar 5, 2008 10:09 GMT

    Roadster version of Alfa Romeo's beautiful 8C Competizione debuts at Geneva. More »Alfa stunner shown in Switzerland

    Alfa stunner shown in Switzerland

    Roadster version of Alfa Romeo's beautiful 8C Competizione debuts at Geneva.

  • Alfa shows gorgeous Spider
    Alfa shows gorgeous Spider Wed, Feb 20, 2008 11:18 GMT

    Alfa Romeo's stunning new limited edition Spider supercar will make its debut at the Geneva show. More »Alfa shows gorgeous Spider

    Alfa shows gorgeous Spider

    Alfa Romeo's stunning new limited edition Spider supercar will make its debut at the Geneva show.

  • Alfa gets Ducati treatment
    Alfa gets Ducati treatment Fri, Nov 30, 2007 09:14 GMT

    Alfa Romeo has handed over its 147 to Italian motorbike firm Ducati to produce an uprated model for the Bologna Show. More »Alfa gets Ducati treatment

    Alfa gets Ducati treatment

    Alfa Romeo has handed over its 147 to Italian motorbike firm Ducati to produce an uprated model for the Bologna Show.

  • Alfa Qs up new auto
    Alfa Qs up new auto Thu, Oct 25, 2007 09:12 BST

    Alfa Romeo has a new automatic gearbox called the Q-Tronic, which has been designed for sporty drivers. It will be offered on the 159 and Spider ranges. More »Alfa Qs up new auto

    Alfa Qs up new auto

    Alfa Romeo has a new automatic gearbox called the Q-Tronic, which has been designed for sporty drivers. It will be offered on the 159 and Spider ranges.

  • Sbarro throws an Italian strop
    Sbarro throws an Italian strop Sat, Mar 4, 2006 18:31 GMT

    Sbarro is one of the most flamboyant designers in the business. He showed the Alfa Romeo Diva show car in Geneva. More »Sbarro throws an Italian strop

    Sbarro throws an Italian strop

    Sbarro is one of the most flamboyant designers in the business. He showed the Alfa Romeo Diva show car in Geneva.

 

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    First Drive: McLaren 650S Spider

    McLaren 650S What’s new?The 650S is essentially an evolution of the 12C, but with such a comprehensive spectrum of upgrades that symbolically it’s more like a brand new … More »First Drive: McLaren 650S Spider

    First Drive: McLaren 650S Spider

    McLaren 650S What’s new?The 650S is essentially an evolution of the 12C, but with such a comprehensive spectrum of upgrades that symbolically it’s more like a brand new car. Its mighty turbocharged V8 engine now has the sort of power you only used to get in unobtanium-rare hypercars, and the fact that the 650S is half a …

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    First Drive: Mercedes-Benz GLA

    This is the smallest Mercedes-Benz with any kind of off-road leanings, and arguably it’s also the first proper crossover from the German firm. More »First Drive: Mercedes-Benz GLA

    First Drive: Mercedes-Benz GLA

    This is the smallest Mercedes-Benz with any kind of off-road leanings, and arguably it’s also the first proper crossover from the German firm.