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2009 Alfa Romeo MiTo MultiAir Launched 2009 Alfa Romeo MiTo MultiAir Launched

Just a year after the celebrations for the Centenary and as ever a synonym of refined technologies and high performance engines, Alfa Romeo announces the marketing from September of the Alfa Romeo MiTo with 1.4 Turbo petrol MultiAir engines, the revolutionary technology developed and patented by FPT – Fiat Powertrain Technologies. The range of a winning model is therefore even broader, for a model which, since its launch to date, has seen 60,000 orders and is sold in 34 Countries throughout the...

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2009 Alfa Romeo Mito to Launch - (Australia) 2009 Alfa Romeo Mito to Launch - (Australia)

Alfa Romeo has confirmed that its all-new MiTo model will arrive in Australia in July providing the Australian car market with a unique compact performance car that sets new standards for style, performance and technology. “The MiTo is enormously important to Alfa Romeo as it takes us into a whole new market sector,” explains Edward Butler, General Manager for Alfa Romeo in Australia. “Although Alfa Romeo has had small cars, starting with the legendary AlfaSud through to its modern...

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2009 Alfa Romeo 159 1750 TBi Announced 2009 Alfa Romeo 159 1750 TBi Announced

The Alfa Romeo 159 is certainly no exception. Starting from April 2009, the new 159 will be available with a brand new engine: a 1750 cc turbocharged petrol engine that conforms to Euro 5 standards and develops 200 HP between 4,750 and 5,500 rpm with 320 Nm of torque at only 1,400 rpm. The new 1750 cc turbo petrol engine (manufactured by FPT - Fiat Powertrain Technologies) comes combined with a six speed manual gearbox and boasts advanced ignition control solutions including direct fuel...

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Alfa MiTo GTA Concept Car Alfa MiTo GTA Concept Car

A high performance concept of the new Alfa MiTo, the Alfa MiTo GTA, will be starring at this year’s Geneva International Motor Show in early March. In line with the famous GTA (Gran Turismo Alleggerito) signature, (Alleggerito means reduced weight in Italian), the Alfa MiTo GTA Concept prioritises weight reduction, and the achievement of an optimum power-to-weight ratio. Considerable work has gone into lowering the vehicle’s center of gravity; thus certain components such as the tailgate...

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2009 Alfa Romeo MiTo Details 2009 Alfa Romeo MiTo Details

Alfa Romeo’s sporty new compact, the Alfa MiTo, will bring a new dimension to the Alfa Romeo range when it goes on sale in the UK from 24 January. Inspired by the Alfa 8C Competizione, the Alfa MiTo is the first sporty compact from the famous Italian marque since the 1970s. Designed to appeal to a young, image-conscious audience, Alfa Romeo’s collaboration between the Milano (MI) styling centre, (Alfa Romeo Centro Stile), and the Torino (TO) factory, (Mirafiori), is well priced, well...

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2009 Alfa Romeo 159 gets Improvements - (Australia) 2009 Alfa Romeo 159 gets Improvements - (Australia)

The 2009 Alfa Romeo 159 has arrived in Australian showrooms with a wealth of improvements that enhance refinement, comfort and convenience, along with a new engine for the best selling version, the 2.4 JTD Turbo Diesel, but despite the improvements Alfa Romeo is maintaining inclusive driveaway pricing that means savings of up to $7500. “Normally these changes would be called a facelift, but as the 159 is such as stunning car that has been acclaimed for its beautiful design, there are no...

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2009 Alfa Romeo 159 Limited Edition Loaded with Extra Gadgets 2009 Alfa Romeo 159 Limited Edition Loaded with Extra Gadgets

To celebrate the launch of the Alfa 159 Limited Edition, the Italian sporting marque is giving motorists the chance to win ready-to-race James Bond Quantum of Solace Scalextric sets featuring the Aston Martin DBS and the Alfa 159. Loaded with more than £3000 worth of gadgets, including lowered suspension, red Brembo brake callipers, sports dials with red background, black leather upholstery, Carbonio black metallic paint and darkened 19” spoke alloy wheels, the Alfa 159 Limited Edition is a...

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2009 Alfa Romeo MiTo, Hits Showrooms - (UK) 2009 Alfa Romeo MiTo, Hits Showrooms - (UK)

Alfa Romeo’s new, compact and sporty Alfa MiTo is coming to a dealer near you. From the beginning of next month, every Alfa Romeo dealer in the UK will be exhibiting static examples of the company’s brand new Alfa MiTo, a full two months before its official UK launch on 24 January 2009. For thousands of Alfa MiTo fans and Alfisti, this is the first chance to see the car at close quarters since its world debut at this year’s British International Motor Show.

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2009 Alfa Romeo Brera TI - (Global) 2009 Alfa Romeo Brera TI - (Global)

The Paris show hosts the world première of the sporting TI specification of the Alfa Brera that is due to go on sale in autumn 2008. This version is distinguished by the TI logo applied to the front wings and will initially be available with2.2 JTS (Manual and Selespeed) and 3.2 V6engines and later also with other engines.

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CGI: New 2009 Alfa Romeo 149 - (Global) CGI: New 2009 Alfa Romeo 149 - (Global)

Alfa Romeo’s current 149, replacement to the existing 147 that has been in production since the start of the decade, has been spotted in recent months by spy photographers whilst undergoing development testing.

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CGI: 2009 Alfa Romeo 149 - (Global) CGI: 2009 Alfa Romeo 149 - (Global)

The current 149 will be replaced next year and will be built around the same platform as the Lancia Delta and Fiat Bravo. The rendering has taken design elements from the MiTo and the pumped out wheel arches adds a splash of aggression to the styling. Overall, the rendering seems to be a nice fit for the updating Alfa range, but we’ll have to wait a bit longer to see what Alfa comes up with.

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CGI: New Alfa Romeo 169 - (Global) CGI: New Alfa Romeo 169 - (Global)

Alfa Romeo has previously shown some plans for the development of a new 166 which will be known as the 169. The new model is set to debut in 2010 and will share the current 159 / Brera platform. Currently, there is no evidence to support a change to RWD, an inline 4-cylinder and a premium V6 variant is expected to power the current FWD design, and also a new AWD setup is in the works. Full details are still yet to be confirmed, but rumours say that it’s possible a V8 supplied from Ferrari will...

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Alfa Romeo 147 and GT Special Editions - (Australia) Alfa Romeo 147 and GT Special Editions - (Australia)

For most car makers the choice of a name for an exclusive edition is nothing more than a term to separate it from lesser versions in its range, but when Alfa Romeo uses the Monza name as it has on newly launched versions of the Alfa Romeo 147 and Alfa Romeo GT models, it is a clear reference to the unique history of Alfa Romeo that makes it impossible to separate from motorsport and the history of the car.

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The New Alfa Romeo 159 Ti - (Australia) The New Alfa Romeo 159 Ti - (Australia)

Following the success of the Alfa Romeo 159 Ti limited edition launched last August and sold out within weeks, Alfa Romeo has brought back the 159 Ti for 2008 and this time it has brought with it all the family, the 159 Ti versions now available in the 159 Sportwagon, as well as the sedan and with the additional choice of the acclaimed 2.4 litre Turbo Diesel engine complimenting the 2.2 litre JTS and 3.2 litre JTS V6 engines.

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Alfa Romeo Celebrates Casey Stoner's World Championship Victory - (Australia) Alfa Romeo Celebrates Casey Stoner's World Championship Victory - (Australia)

Alfa Romeo is celebrating Casey Stoner’s 2007 MotoGP World Championship title with the launch of a limited edition Alfa Romeo 147, the first Alfa Romeo in Australia to be fitted with the Q2 differential, the most powerful turbo diesel engine ever fitted to a 147 and the finesse of an electronically adjustable accelerator pedal.

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Alfa Romeo Launches Alfa GT Cloverleaf Series - (UK) Alfa Romeo Launches Alfa GT Cloverleaf Series - (UK)

Alfa Romeo’s iconic Cloverleaf badge is back in the UK, this time on a special series Alfa GT which goes on sale on 1 July.

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Smooth Torque an Alfa Dealer and get a 159 Driveaway Deal Smooth Torque an Alfa Dealer and get a 159 Driveaway Deal

The award-winning Alfa Romeo 159 and 159 Sportwagon, including the smooth, high torque Turbo Diesels, are now available at driveaway pricing with a saving of up to $6,000 on normal prices. The Alfa Romeo 159 is available with a choice two highly advanced Turbo Diesels, the 1.9 litre 110 kW and the 2.4 litre 147 kW, both which offer a blend of remarkable economy and effortless performance. The Turbo Diesel Alfa Romeo 159 sedan opens the 159 range a new on the road price of $48,990, while the 159...

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Alfa Romeo Reveals Mi.To Alfa Romeo Reveals Mi.To

Alfa Romeo has released the first pictures of Mi.To, its all-new ultra-compact, ultra-sporty small car, which will make its world debut in June before arriving in Australia in the middle of 2009.

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Alfa Romeo Takes The Top Of The 8C At Geneva Alfa Romeo Takes The Top Of The 8C At Geneva

Alfa Romeo has used the 2008 Geneva Motor Show (4 March 2008) to take the wraps off the Alfa Romeo 8C Spider, the open top version of the 8C Coupe that has stunned drivers and enthusiasts around the world thanks to its superb styling, breath taking performance and its inheritance of all of Alfa Romeo performance traditions.

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Alfa Romeo Readies the Sold-Out Signs for Geneva as Alfa 8C Spider Breaks Cover Alfa Romeo Readies the Sold-Out Signs for Geneva as Alfa 8C Spider Breaks Cover

Following the worldwide acclaim for the Alfa 8C, the supercar that sold-out with days of being launched in 2006, Alfa Romeo will launch the Alfa Romeo 8C Spider at the Geneva International Motor Show in March and with just 500 slated for production Alfa Romeo are bound to have the ‘sold-out’ sign ready for use again! The Alfa Romeo 8C represented a return to performance basics, an unbridled performance car, with no limits on styling and design to produce a car that provides driving excitement...

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