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  • FCA Drive For Design contest winner by Maximillian Cooper

    The future cars for tomorrow start with the student designs from today. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles selected its winners for this year's Drive For Design contest. Maximillian Cooper of Miami; Mason Ross of Burien, Washington; and Vincent Piaskowski of Birmingham, Michigan; submitted winning designs. FCA brought in the country's top automotive designers, and special guest Josh Welton of Brown Dog Welding, to judge the submissions. Drive For Design challenged high school students to design the ultimate status vehicle from any of the FCA brands. The winners hail from two of the automaker's Italian...

  • Mole coachbuilt Alfa Romeo 4C
    Holy Mole: Coach-built Alfa Romeo 4C by Mole headed to auction

    This isn't a typical Alfa Romeo 4C. This is what happens when Italian firm Mole Automobiles decides to build a coach-built variant imagining a next-generation 4C. It's called the Costruzione Artigianale 001, and soon you'll have the chance to buy it. The car has remained with Mole since it was...

  • 1976 Alfa Romeo Spider owned by Muhammad Ali
    Muhammad Ali owned this 1976 Alfa Romeo Spider Veloce Series II, now you can

    Muhammed Ali never intended to buy this 1976 Alfa Romeo Spider, but it came home with him the same day he purchased a new Rolls-Royce. Now, the Alfa Romeo is ready to find a new home and it comes with a heck of a story attached to it. The car, for sale via MotoeXotica Classic Cars in Fenton...

  • FCA Heritage Hub museum
    Peer inside FCA's new Alfa Romeo, Fiat and Lancia heritage museum

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has a new home for its vintage Italian makes. The Heritage Hub, located within the historic Mirafiori plant in Italy has opened its doors. Inside, FCA houses the best from Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Abarth and Lancia. Total, there are 250 cars on display that FCA calls "historic...

  • 2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio NRING
    2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio NRING celebrate track prowess

    Alfa Romeo is celebrating the track prowess of its Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio models with special NRING editions. The cars were developed exclusively for North America and just 55 examples of each will be built. NRING, of course, is an abbreviation for Nϋrburgring, the legendary German...

  • Alfa Romeo 4C Quadrifoglio prototype
    Here's the Alfa Romeo 4C Quadrifoglio that never was

    The Alfa Romeo 4C is a pure-bred sports car, but an even purer version was explored. Its release in 2015 marked the return of the Italian brand to the U.S., but we have never seen a 4C Quadrifoglio join the lineup. However, Alfa Romeo did toy with the idea of one. A new video from YouTuber...

  • Alfa Romeo 8C Spider

    Well-heeled Alfa Romeo fans have the rare opportunity to pick up an 8C Competizione with only delivery miles. There's both an 8C coupe as well as a spider listed for sale by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' Reloaded by Creators factory restoration department. No word on pricing, though. Both cars have remained in the official FCA heritage collection since leaving the factory and both have been given a thorough check by Reloaded by Creators, so they're essentially like new cars. The coupe was built in 2007 while the spider was built in 2010, and just 500 examples of each body style have seen the...

  • Alfa Romeo Tonale concept
    Production Alfa Romeo Tonale compact SUV could arrive in 2020

    Alfa Romeo last June announced plans for a compact crossover SUV and at this week's 2019 Geneva International Motor Show we got a preview in the form of the Alfa Romeo Tonale concept. Alfa Romeo is committed to launching the production version of the Tonale some time before the end of 2022, and...

  • Alfa Romeo Tonale concept
    Alfa Romeo Tonale compact SUV concept blends electrified power with passionate design

    Alfa Romeo plans two new crossover SUV models in the future, a compact model below the current Stelvio and a mid-size model above it. On Tuesday, at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show, the Italian luxury brand gave us an early look at the compact model in the form of the Tonale concept. Named...

  • Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio Alfa Romeo Racing limited editions
    Alfa Romeo Giulia, Stelvio Quadrifoglio receive F1-inspired special editions

    Alfa Romeo has two new special editions it plans to showcase at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show, and Formula 1 fans should be delighted. The Italian luxury brand announced Monday that it will debut the Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio Alfa Romeo Racing special-edition models at the Geneva...

  • 2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia
    Alfa Romeo road cars could receive tuning from F1 partner Sauber

    Alfa Romeo returned to Formula One racing as a title sponsor and technical partner of Sauber for the 2018 season and that partnership continues for 2019. However, off the track, the Italian luxury brand's road cars could get a dose engineering influence from Sauber. Pistonheads reported on Tuesday...

  • 2019 Alfa Romeo C38 Formula 1 race car
    Here's the Alfa Romeo F1 car that Kimi Räikkönen will race in 2019

    Alfa Romeo made a not-so-dramatic return to Formula 1 in 2018 together with Sauber, with the team finishing a lowly eighth in the Constructors' Championship. There's renewed hope going into 2019, however, with world champion Kimi Räikkönen having joined the squad, which for the new season...

  • Limited-Edition 2020 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider Italia, 2019 Chicago Auto Show

    Alfa Romeo's 4C Spider soldiers on into the 2020 model year with a new special edition dubbed the Italia. Unveiled on Thursday at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show, the 4C Spider Italia is exclusive to North America and only 15 examples will be built. All of them will feature an exclusive coat of paint called Misano Blue Metallic, plus a piano black finish for the front intake surrounds and rear diffuser. Inside, there will be various “4C Spider Italia” logos and a numbered plaque in the center console. No mechanical changes will be made, meaning the carbon fiber sports car will continue...

  • 2019 Jeep Renegade
    Alfa Romeo compact crossover will be based on Jeep Renegade

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in late November announced $5.7 billion worth of investments in its Italian plants, which includes a plan to steer them away from slow-selling, unprofitable vehicles and refocus them toward in-demand models, particularly luxury crossovers. Part of the plan is production of...

  • Charles Leclerc
    Leclerc to drive for Ferrari in 2019 while Räikkönen moves to Alfa Romeo Sauber

    Ferrari confirmed Tuesday that current Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 driver Charles Leclerc will join Sebastian Vettel in its driver lineup for the 2019 Formula 1 World Championship. The young Monégasque driver will replace Kimi Räikkönen who will fill the empty seat at Alfa Romeo Sauber...

  • 1937 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Touring Berlinetta
    1937 Alfa Romeo 8C voted “Best of Show” at 2018 Pebble Beach Concours

    An Italian beauty with a body crafted by Touring and a twin-supercharged inline-8 sitting under its long hood took home the Best of Show honors on Sunday at the 2018 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The car is the 1937 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Touring Berlinetta owned by David and Ginny Sydorick of...

  • Alfa Romeo 2020 roadmap
    Alfa Romeo GTV Spider reportedly in the works

    Alfa Romeo's revival started with the 4C and really got going with the Giulia sedan and Stelvio crossover. Back in June we learned that by 2022 the brand plans to update three of its models and bring four new models to market by 2022, including a GTV coupe based on the Giulia. Now we hear that a...

  • Alfa Romeo 2020 roadmap
    More details on Alfa Romeo's new 8C supercar due by 2022

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, in its latest product roadmap for Alfa Romeo revealed on June 1, confirmed plans for a new 8C tech flagship to join the Italian marque's fleet by 2022. At the time, we learned that the new 8C will be a mid-engine supercar with a carbon fiber monocoque chassis and a hybrid...

  • 2018 Alfa Romeo 4C

    The Alfa Romeo 4C is not without its flaws, but it's a car that definitely doesn’t disappoint. It’s a sports car with supercar looks and exclusivity, and with a price tag in the mid-$50k bracket it’s also quite the value. Well, at least it used to be. We've learned from 4C product manager Danny Britt that the sports car is in for a major shakeup, and that this will include a rise in the price of entry. He revealed that the 4C coupe will be discontinued after the 2018 model year in the United States (it will still be available elsewhere). The 4C Spider will stick around, but...

  • Alfa Romeo Mole Costruzione Artigianale 001
    Coach-built Alfa Romeo 4C is a stunner inside and out

    Alfa Romeo's 4C sports car is an aggressive machine with a no-nonsense interior. It's an Italian beauty with an angry soul, and it's goal isn't to coddle but to seek out and destroy local track times. It takes the hand of a skilled styling house, ideally an Italian one, to turn the 4C into...

  • 2018 Jeep Grand Commander
    Fiat Chrysler's 5-year plan: What happened last time, what didn't, and what's coming?

    On Friday, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles laid out an ambitious product roadmap for the next five years. Product details were sometimes hazy but the message was clear: FCA's future lies in trucks, crossover SUVs, performance vehicles, and electrification, with self-driving tech sprinkled in for good...

  • 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee
    Next Jeep Grand Cherokee to use Alfa Romeo Stelvio platform

    The departing gift Daimler gave to Chrysler Corporation was the premium platform that has underpinned the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango since the 2011 model year. That architecture has served those vehicles well, but it's time for new bones. At the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles investor...

  • Alfa Romeo 2020 roadmap
    Alfa Romeo confirms new 8C supercar, GTV Giulia coupe

    Alfa Romeo has established a foothold in the United States over the last five years, first with a specialized sports car, then with a sport sedan, and now with a sporty SUV. There were originally plans for up to eight new cars to be launched by now but delays in bringing the Giulia and shifting...

  • Fiat Punto production at Miafiori plant
    FCA looks to retool Italian plans for upscale models

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne is set to unveil a company wide-strategy on June 1, his last such strategy announcement before his retirement next year. According to a report the strategy will outline a major restructuring of FCA's Italian plants to focus on upscale cars. Citing...

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