Alfa Romeo Gloria Concept

Because I like to have a record of Alfa Romeo stuff….. On one level, this is complete and utter BS, the type of show car that infuriates people because it’s achingly beautiful to look at and invites you to drive it. The only problem is that it can’t go anywhere. The Alfa Romeo Gloria concept is nothing more than a design study according to an Alfa Romeo brief, completed by a bunch of students. On the other hand, the Gloria deserves attention and respect. Imagine being one of those Masters students at the European Design Institute. You get to design […]

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Alfa Romeo and Fiat slash Australian prices

News has come through today that Alfa Romeo and Fiat are slashing prices on their current vehicle range. The price adjustment is part of an sales expansion strategy for both brands following on from a recent dealership expansion. Alfa and Fiat marketing in Australia passed over to a Fiat-owned organisation in May 2012 after being in the hands of an independent distributor for many years. Contractual obligations kept Fiat from adjusting prices until now. Alfa Romeo price movements are as follows: Mito Mito Progression (base model 1.4 litre, auto) down $6,790 from $31,990 to $25,200 Mito Distinctive (manual) down by […]

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Alfa Romeo 4C – first pics

The first images of the new Alfa Romeo 4C have just been released ahead of the production model’s debut at the Geneva Motor Show. I can’t write fast enough as I’m too busy wetting my pants!!!! Click to enlarge. —— I am so damn excited about this car. I saw it in Geneva two years ago as a concept car and it blew everyone away. Rumour has it they made the whole concept vehicle in around six months, finishing it just before it was shown. That’s an incredible work rate.

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