Alfa Romeo confirms new SUV Stelvio to the Hall of Los Angeles
Alfa Romeo confirmed on Wednesday (7) will present at the Hall of Los Angeles, scheduled to take place between 18 and 27 November, its first SUV. Called Stelvio, the new sports-utility will hit the market to compete with models like Audi Q5, BMW X4 and Porsche Macan. This is the second car of the new offensive brand products – the first was the Giulia sedan.
The look of the new Alfa Romeo Stelvio is still unknown, but it is almost certain that the car will follow the same identity of the manufacturer of passenger cars, complete with a triangular grid on the front and tapered headlights, and bumpers with format aggressive and striking creases on the hood and sides. In projections, can you get an idea of how the vehicle.
The name “Stelvio” is named after a famous passage of mountains that connects Italy to South Australia. Such identification also baptizes a popular Italian cheese, an Italian national park and a composer.
The novelty will be built from the same platform of the Giulia, but with a lot of changes. That is, the SUV Alfa Romeo will offer rear or all-wheel drive, plus 2.2-liter turbodiesel engines, 2.0-liter turbo petrol 200 hp, 250 hp or 280 hp, and probably a 2.9 V6 biturbo up to 500 hp in the sports version Quadrifoglio.
According to rumors, Alfa Romeo plans to launch six more models based on the same platform, which should reach the market by 2020. The list includes a SUV seven seats, a luxury sport sedan, a roadster, a coupe, a successor to hatch the Giulietta and compact to take the place of the MiTo.