Alfa Romeo decided to develop a new sports car

Alfa Romeo decided to develop a new sports car

January 22, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The leadership of Alfa Romeo gave a green light to the release of a new sports car, which will be called the 6C. About this, with reference to its own source, is reported on its Facebook page by Pogea Racing.

According to preliminary data, the premiere of the sport car will be held in 2019, and the serial production of the model will start a year later. Official information about the novelty yet. It is assumed that the top version of Alfa Romeo 6C – Quadrifoglio – will receive a 2.9-liter six-cylinder with two turbines with a capacity of 510 horsepower. At the moment, this engine is installed on the most powerful modifications of the sedan Giulia and crossover Stelvio.

Earlier it became known that Alfa Romeo is developing a flagship crossover, which will take place on the step above the model Stelvio. The novelty will be equipped with a hybrid power unit, which will include a petrol two-liter supercharged four-cylinder and a 48-volt electric system. The all-terrain vehicle, which will compete with the Audi Q7, Volvo XC90, BMW X5 and Mercedes-Benz GLE, will appear after 2020.

In autumn 2019, the Italian brand will release an updated sports car 4C. After restyling the model will receive a new engine, also a modernized suspension and improved steering.

In this case the sports car will stop being offered with a manual gearbox, as this modification enjoys a very weak demand. Buyers will be offered a choice of new body colors, other trim options, also new wheels and additional options.