The special versions of Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio QV dedicated to the return of the brand in Formula 1

The special versions of Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio QV dedicated to the return of the brand in Formula 1

February 26, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The public debut of the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio and Stelvio Quadrifoglio special versions devoted to the racing history of the brand and its return to Formula 1 will take place at the Geneva Motor Show in early March. All cars of the limited edition Alfa Romeo Racing will be painted in the style of the C38 2018 livery.

The equipment of the QV Alfa Romeo Racing range will include Sparco seats with red stitching and a carbon-fiber frame, an Mopar automatic gearbox lever with carbon fiber inserts and a steering wheel with leather and alcantara trim. Giulia QV Alfa Romeo Racing sedan got a composite roof, polished 19-inch wheels (20s for Stelvio QV) and carbon-caramic brakes with red calipers. In addition, the vehicles of the special series are equipped with Akrapovič titanium exhaust, the timbre of which is tuned by Alfa Romeo engineers.

However, the list of equipment is not limited to this. Adaptive cruise control, Harman Kardon audio system, Alfa Connect 3D Nav multimedia system with an 8.8-inch display and support for iOS and Android smartphones became standard for the special Alf. The list also includes an adaptive suspension with electronically controlled shock absorbers, a thrust vector control system and a driving mode selector with a “racing” control electronics operation profile.

Alfa Romeo Stelvio and Giulia Quadrifoglio are equipped with a 2.9-liter twin-turbo V6, which returns 510 horsepower and 600 Nm of torque. The engine is paired with an eight-speed automatic gearbox. The first 100 km/h crossover reaches after 3.8 seconds, the sedan – after 3.9 seconds.

In addition to the Alfa Romeo Racing line, Stelvio Ti and Giulia Veloce Ti will be shown in Geneva. Both versions are equipped with a two-liter turbo four (280 forces and 400 Nm of torque), an eight-speed automatic gearbox and all-wheel drive Q4. Unlike conventional machines – in the equipment and decor.