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News Alfa Romeo to Debut Giulia, Stelvio Nurburgring Editions

17:52  07 march  2018
17:52  07 march  2018 Source:   msn.com

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Alfa Romeo claims the Giulia sedan and Stelvio SUV can lap the Nürburgring quicker than all other production vehicles in their respective segments. To celebrate, the automaker is debuting special edition Giulia and Stelvio models at the Geneva Motor Show. The Nürburgring Editions (or “NRING”

Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio Nurburgring Editions© Motor Trend Staff Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio Nurburgring Editions

Alfa Romeo claims the Giulia sedan and Stelvio SUV can lap the N rburgring quicker than all other production vehicles in their respective segments. To celebrate, the automaker is debuting special edition Giulia and Stelvio models at the Geneva Motor Show.

The N rburgring Editions (or "NRING" editions) feature an exclusive gray exterior and a numbered badge on the carbon fiber dashboard insert. Also included are carbon-ceramic brakes, Mopar transmission knob with carbon insert, Sparco racing seats with red stitching and carbon shell structure, and a steering wheel with leather, Alcantara, and carbon inserts. A Harman Kardon audio system, 8.8-inch screen with navigation, tinted windows, active cruise control, and carbon-fiber accents on the mirror caps are some of the other features. The special Giulias receive a new bare carbon roof. The special editions are based on the Quadrifoglio models, which pack a twin-turbo 2.9-liter V-6 making 505 hp.

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Alfa Romeo claims the Giulia sedan and Stelvio SUV can lap the Nürburgring quicker than all other production vehicles in their respective segments. To celebrate, the automaker is debuting special edition Giulia and Stelvio models at the Geneva Motor Show. The Nürburgring Editions (or “NRING”

Alfa Romeo claims the Giulia sedan and Stelvio SUV can lap the Nürburgring quicker than all other production vehicles in their respective segments. To celebrate, the automaker is debuting special edition Giulia and Stelvio models at the Geneva Motor Show. The Nürburgring Editions (or “NRING”

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Back in 2016, Alfa Romeo recorded a time of 7:32 around the 'Ring in the Giulia Quadrifoglio. And about a year later, the Stelvio Quadrifoglio allegedly beat out the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S to become the quickest SUV around the track with a time of 7:51.7. Alfa Romeo will make 108 copies of each N rburgring model, celebrating the brand's 108-year history. An FCA representative wouldn't say whether the special editions would make it to North America.

  Alfa Romeo to Debut Giulia, Stelvio Nurburgring Editions © Motor Trend Staff

Alfa Romeo will also introduce a Ti version of the Giulia Veloce. In addition to a contrasting black roof, the model also features a Quadrifoglio-inspired spoiler, side skirts with carbon insert, and 19-inch alloy wheels with red brake calipers. Inside, you'll find a leather dashboard with carbon accents, leather and Alcantara seats with black stitching, and carbon accenting on the backlit kick plates, gear knob insert, and mirror caps. This model also receives the 8.8-inch screen with navigation as well as Harman Kardon sound system, tinted windows, and active cruise control. Another special edition Giulia, the Giulia Super, features a beige leather interior, real grey oak wood inserts, and 18-inch alloy wheels with black brake calipers. While the Veloce Ti comes with a 280-hp turbocharged four-cylinder, the Super on display receives the supercharged 200-hp four-cylinder not offered in the North America.

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  Stelvio Enters the Premium SUV Segment Italian Style The premium crossover market is a bit more crowded these days, as the iconic Italian automaker Alfa Romeo has added its new Stelvio model to the mix. Research 2018 alfa-romeo stelvio See Full Specs See Pricing Named after an historic Italian mountain road considered to be one of the best driving routes in the world, the Stelvio joins a growing market segment that is red hot, competing against the likes of the Jaguar F-Pace, Porsche Macan, Audi Q5, BMW X3, Mercedes-Benz GLC and others.

Alfa Romeo claims the Giulia sedan and Stelvio SUV can lap the Nürburgring quicker than all other production vehicles in their respective segments. To celebrate, the automaker is debuting special edition Giulia and Stelvio models at the Geneva Motor Show.

1 of 9 Alfa Romeo will produce a total of 108 Giulia and 108 Stelvio 'NRING' editions to celebrate the twin Nurburgring records.

Lest we forget about the 4C, Alfa Romeo has a few special edition versions of this car, too. The "Competizione" includes a special gray livery, body-color front bumper with air vent, red brake calipers, and carbon details on the roof, rear spoiler, mirror caps, and side air vents. Inside you'll find red stitched seats, a racing steering wheel, a numbered badge, and "Competizione" plaque on the dash. Meanwhile, the 4C Spider Italia has yellow brake calipers and yellow stitching inside the cabin. Other features include an Alpine Hi-Fi system, Italia dashboard plaque, and Spider Italia sticker on the side of the car. Like the N rburgring Edition Stelvio and Giulia, Alfa Romeo will make 108 copies of the 4C Competizione and Italia Spider.

Finally, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio Super with Performance Pack shows off a new leather dashboard and door panels, Alfa Active Suspension, limited-slip differential, and self-locking rear mechanical differential. Look for aluminum inserts, aluminum pedals, sport steering wheel, and red brake calipers. Another model on display dons beige leather seats and 20-inch Mopar wheels with black calipers.

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First Drive: 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio .
<p>That green badge on each fender denotes that this is a special Stelvio, packing the 505 hp 2.9-litre twin-turbocharged V6 that Alfa Romeo says makes it the “world’s fastest production SUV”.</p>FLORENCE – The rain poured down on us just after we finished washing the 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio, about halfway down to Rome on our 1,600 km, four-day driving route in the Mille Miglia – Italy’s famed annual classic car caravan.

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