Delay after delay of Alfa Romeo's return to the U.S. may have you despondent that we'll ever see the new breed of Alfa on our streets, most especially, the gorgeous and very high-performance 4C. Unfortunately, this video is only likely to make the pain grow stronger.

Complete with a mocking sound track that repeats "All we need is an answer," (why, yes, Alfa, we DO need an answer: when!?) the Alfa 4C shows its stuff in slightly squeezed-aspect video that does nothing to strip the car of its bountiful pulchritude.

For more on the 200-plus-horsepower, sub-1,800-pound mid-engined, carbon fiber bodied, demi-supercar, read here.