2013 Alfa Romeo 4C - The Alfa Romeo is about to finish the test phases in the highly 4C which will debut in 2013.Between Modena, where it will be built, Turin and watch these days whizzing about twenty “mules”, each of which serves to develop and optimize components, mechanics and aerodynamics of the new 2013 Alfa Romeo 4C signed.
This car is an ambitious project, one of those in a position to boost the image of an entire company worldwide. The moment seems favorable, after the recent success of the house of the snake with the Giulietta and the prospect of even begin with the brand in the U.S. market.
Exterior and Interior
We can see now that the Alfa Romeo 4C design has not changed much compared to what we saw last year at the Geneva Motor Show, where it was presented as a concept. The camouflage of the prototype is almost non-existent, leaving sharp lines on the hood converging to the big league Alfa.
From large lateral lobes take the air radiator and the air conditioner. This masterpiece already in its first appearance in 2011 has raised a great clamor around him. His image so aggressive and especially its formula based on weight reduction, rather than on increasing the power, has made it possible to awaken interest in the kind of cars that are missing too much time in Alfa Romeo.
About the weight, the goal is to not go beyond the 920 kg and to allow this has recourse to a shell tank of carbon (technology already used for Ferrari Enzo) and coupled to the pylons of aluminum for l ‘ anchor the suspension. The other novelty which led to the enthusiasm of stars “Alfisti” is the adoption of the central engine of 1750cc, with a base of aluminum which allows a considerable reduction in weight, a reduction of friction and increasing the power, around 260 horse power and consequently performance. You cannot miss in support of a sporting Alfa Romeo DNA
This is definitely a nice gift for the Italian house that this year provides for the reuse of some plants already retired. The 4C gives you quite a sign of vitality to the Alfa Romeo at the end of a year that marked negative record sales and plans for the future instead stoppano any idea of development around the cousin Lance. A good resolution for the years which will prepare the prelaunch Alfa in both Europe and the United States, with many new models, including the fact 4C, Giulia and the first AlfaSuv.
The thrust of 2013 Alfa Romeo 4C is supplied by the engine supercharged 4-cylinder, 1.8 liter, capable of generating 230 horse power. It is more powerful than 2014 Audi A3 E-Tron engine. Thanks to the automatic transmission controlled by a dual clatch the coupe can accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in just 4.5 seconds.
To control four driving modes and adjust so that the replies of the engine, dual-clutch gearbox and brakes. There will be no suspension control that are assigned to a traditional system, to be even more sporty about this car whose principle is the handling and harsh.Starting price: 53.500 euro
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