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May 29, 2013: Alfa Romeo Disco Volante by Touring wins design award

THE public at the 2013 edition of the Concorso di Eleganza di Villa d’Este named the Alfa Romeo Disco Volante by Touring as its most appealing prototype. The lines recall the Alfa Romeo 1900 C52 designed in 1952 by the same Milanese atelier. Built on the base of the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione, with which […]

May 24, 2013: Limited Edition Alfa Giulietta makes fast entrance at London dealership

THE first of a limited edition series of Alfa Giulietta cars, built to celebrate the launch of the action movie Fast & Furious 6, has arrived at Fiat UK’s Motor Village Marylebone dealership in London. Just six of the Alfa Giulietta 1.4 TB MultiAir 170 bhp FF6 Limited Editions have been commissioned to celebrate Alfa […]

May 22, 2013: Alfa Romeo launches Giulietta Collezione Limited Edition

ALFA Romeo has introduced a special series Collezione range to its Giulietta line-up. The Alfa Giulietta Collezione features a distinctive contrast roof as standard – unique in the class – together with premium body styling, elegant interior touches, dynamic powerplants and upgraded specification. The Limited Edition Collezione range is priced from just £18,265 OTR. The […]

May 20, 2013: Alfa Romeo launches SBK sales event for Mito and Giulietta models

TO celebrate its title sponsorship of the FIM Superbike World Championship and the first UK round in Donington on May 26, Alfa Romeo is launching a special SBK sales event to give buyers an additional £500 deposit contribution on all Alfa MiTo and Giulietta models, over and above all existing offers, from May20-26. Alfa buyers […]

May 15, 2013: Alfa Romeo unleashes Fast & Furious 6 limited edition Giuliettas

TO celebrate the Alfa Giulietta featuring in the latest Fast & Furious 6 film, Alfa Romeo are producing six Alfa Giulietta 1.4 TB FF6 Limited Editions featuring the award winning 170 bhp MultiAir engine. Fast & Furious 6, is the latest instalment in the blockbuster  franchise and goes on general cinema release from May 17, […]

Alfas on show at Auto Italia Day at Brooklands

THERE were scores of Alfa Romeos among the hundreds of beautiful Italian cars on show at the annual Auto Italia Day at Brooklands on Saturday. It was my first visit to the event and even the occasional heavy shower did nothing to spoil my enjoyment of the occasion. There were thousands of visitors from far […]

A truly unique Alfa on display at Brooklands

WHILE at Brooklands today (Saturday) for the Auto Italia day, I encountered a truly unique Alfa Romeo in one of the museum displays. The car is a 1937 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 Aerodynamica Spider (Aerospider) and its fascinating story is told, briefly, in the notice. Apologies for the dismal standard of these pictures but it […]

Alfas feature in Auto Italia day at Brooklands

MORE than 1,000 Italian cars, including many classic Alfa Romeos, will fill Brooklands Museum’s grounds to overflowing this Saturday, May 4 – and the most exciting of them will be seen and heard in action on the Mercedes-Benz World circuit. All the great Italian marques, including Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini, Fiat and Lancia, will be there, […]

April 30, 2013: Alfa Romeo offers chance to train with British athletics stars

ALFA Romeo customers are to be given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to train with top British athletes, when they buy an Alfa MiTo Sprint or Giulietta Sportiva between now and the end of June. Celebrating its partnership with British Athletics (formerly UK athletics), the Italian car manufacturer is offering all buyers of its sporty Alfa MiTo […]