Tag: Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo Giulietta Finale Edizione Sends Off The Italian Hatch In Australia

Alfa Romeo is sending off the Giulietta in Australia with the launch of the limited-run Finale Edizione. Limited to just 35 units for the local market and available to order now from AU$48,950 (US$37,865), the Giulietta Finale Edizione has, according to Alfa Romeo, been designed to combine “sportiness, elegance and dynamic performance for a final […]

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Alfa Romeo Is Bringing Two New Models, Renewed Focus On U.S. Market

With its entry into the Stellantis empire, Alfa Romeo is getting new management, new models, and a new strategy for taking on the challenging U.S. market. That’s according to the brand’s new head, Jean-Philippe Imparato. The Frenchman ran Peugeot until the Stellantis merger and has since been working hard, forming a team for Alfa. Filling […]

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Alfa Romeo CEO Believes The Giulia And Stelvio Have The Same Quality As The Germans

The new chief executive of Alfa Romeo, Jean-Philippe Imparato, believes the quality of the Giulia and Stelvio are now on par with their German rivals. Imparato is a PSA Group veteran and has been tasked with leading Alfa Romeo by Stellantis chief executive Carlos Tavares. Like Tavares, Imparato is looking to slash costs, as evidenced […]

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Alfa Romeo To Ditch Rear-Drive Giorgio Platform For New EV Underpinnings From Stellantis

Alfa Romeo is going to ditch the much advertised and costly Giorgio platform once the Giulia and Stelvio models reach the end of their lifecycle because it was never engineered for electrification. The news came from Alfa Romeo’s new CEO Jean-Philippe Imparato, who broke the news to Italian journalists. Imparato said that future Alfa Romeo […]

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Alfa Romeo CEO Unhappy With Tonale’s PHEV Powertrain Performance, SUV Delayed By 3 Months

The production-ready Alfa Romeo Tonale was supposed to be shown this fall, yet the unveiling was reportedly pushed back by three months. That’s how much time the team behind the project needs to improve the performance of the powertrain, at the request of CEO Jean-Philippe Imparato. Peugeot’s former head honcho, who now leads Alfa Romeo […]

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FCA US Sold Almost 198,000 Jeeps In Q1 – And Two Dodge Vipers

FCA has released its Q1 2021 sales chart for the United States, revealing that they parted ways with two Dodge Vipers, a model whose production officially ended in 2017. It’s unknown how many of them still reside in dealer lots nationwide, but Dodge also shifted four of them last year and five in 2019. Mind […]

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