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    Report: Alfa CEO says 4C can manage more power
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    With 240 horsepower from a 1.75-liter engine, the Alfa Romeo 4C does a lot with very little. But there's always room for improvement, says the company's CEO. Speaking with Automotive News, Alfa Romeo chief Harald Wester indicated that the historic Italian auto marque could squeeze more out of ...

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    Report: Alfa Romeo to offer 4C buyers choice of headlights [w/poll]
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    Typically an automobile will lose some of its more radical design elements on the road from concept to production, but Alfa Romeo has done things a little differently with the 4C... at least, that is, when it came to its headlights. When the sports car concept first debuted at the 2011 Geneva ...

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    Motorsports: Alfa 4C to set the pace as WTCC safety car
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    With just 240 horsepower on tap, the Alfa Romeo 4C may not be the most powerful sports car on the market. But its lightweight construction ensures that it has a power-to-weight ratio better than cars with twice the output. In short, it belongs at the front of the pack, and that's just where it ...

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    Official: Alfa Romeo confirms 4C's 8:04 Nürburgring lap [w/video] [UPDATE]
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    A few weeks ago we brought you a report that Alfa Romeo had hustled its new 4C around the Nürburgring in 8 minutes and 4 seconds. Which we found pretty impressive at the time, but now Alfa has both confirmed the time and released video footage of the attempt. To put the time in context, ...

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    Official: Alfa Romeo rolls out the 4C of bicycles
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    We've seen automakers partner with bicycle manufacturers on numerous sets of wheels in the past. Some tempt and disappoint, but this strikes us as one of the cooler auto-branded bikes we've seen. (But then this writer has always been partial to Italian style.) Born of a collaboration between the ...

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    Video: Fisichella wrings out Alfa 4C at Balocco
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    Operating a Formula One team is no cheap endeavor for an automaker, which could be why Honda, Toyota and BMW all dropped theirs when the going got tough. But not the Fiat Group. With the Scuderia Ferrari under its umbrella, Fiat has access to a cadre of experienced racing and test drivers, and ...

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    Report: Alfa Romeo prices 4C in Porsche, Lotus ballpark
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    Alfa Romeo has priced out its new 4C in Italy, giving us all an admittedly speculative look at what it'll cost when it arrives in the North American market next year. Prices start at 53,000 euros ($71,788 at today's rates), effectively pricing it between the Porsche Cayman, at 55,090 euros ...

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    Report: Alfa Romeo 4C to be 220 lbs heavier in US due to regulations
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    The key to performance in a car like the new Alfa Romeo 4C is its low curb weight. That's why Alfa made its chassis out of carbon fiber, the subframes and engine from aluminum and the bodywork out of composites, helping to keep the whole package down below the 2,000-pound mark. But that magic ...

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    Teased: Alfa Romeo teases 4C, confirms 2013 arrival
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    Any time you open up your promotion for a new vehicle with the claim of a "car to end all cars," you better have the goods to back it up. If any automaker has said goods, it is Alfa Romeo. The brand behind the stunning 8C has promised a new car to debut in 2013. We all know that vehicle will be ...

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    Report: Porsche 911-fighting Maserati GranSport to use twin-turbo V6 power?
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    Auto Express reports the new Maserati GranSport may bow with a twin-turbo V6 engine good for more than 450 horsepower. Designed by Ferrari, the engine will show up in a range over other models, including the Quattroporte and the Kubang utility vehicle (whatever it is actually named). Paired ...

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    Report: Alfa Romeo running ahead of schedule on 4C development
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    Considering how long we've been anticipating the return of Alfa Romeo to North America , we can hardly be blamed for growing tired of the endless reports of its further delay. This, however, arrives as a welcome surprise. The marque's arrival here was originally supposed to be spearheaded by the ...

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    Official: Alfa Romeo takes top honors at Villa d'Este
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    BMW may be the sponsor of this year's Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este, but it was Alfa Romeo that cleaned up when the awards were handed out over the weekend. Top honors went to a pristine 1933 Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GS with coachwork by Figoni. The Series XI coupe that could easily be mistaken for ...

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    Report: Alfa Romeo 4C speeds into production with £45,000 price tag [UPDATE]
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    Imagine your dream car. What might it include? Lightweight carbon-fiber construction, high-tech engine behind the seats, legendary Italian badge on the nose.... The thing is, that usually means a big fat price tag that runs well into the six figures, if not seven. But while this latest Italian ...

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    Official: Alfa Romeo announces new 1.8-liter turbo with up to 300 horsepower
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    If you were to design your own engine for today's automotive market, what features would it include? Aluminum construction? Direct injection? Turbocharging? Variable valve timing on both intake and exhaust? Small displacement but a high output? Try all of these features and you're looking at the ...

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    Frankfurt: Alfa Romeo 4C Concept bares its metal in fluid redux
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    There were a lot of things to love about the 4C Concept when Alfa Romeo unveiled it – now half a year ago – at the Geneva Motor Show. And one of them was its finish: Decked out in matte red, it was both flashy and understated at the same time. A tough act to follow, then, so we were ...

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    Rumormill: Alfa Romeo 4C to spawn Abarth, Maserati variants?
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    If Alfa Romeo wanted to get people talking with the debut of its 4C concept in Geneva, they succeeded. The Internet is abuzz with rumors of its production potential. There have already been reports that the Alfa will spearhead the marque's full-fledged return to North America, to be followed by ...

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    Report: Alfa Romeo 4C to lead new SUV, Giulia sedan on journey to America... when they're ready [w/video]
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    If this story sounds familiar, that's because we've seen it before: Alfa Romeo will arrive in the United States with a sportscar that will spearhead the arrival of a broader range of models. That was the line with the 8C Competizione, but that model has come and gone without its junior ...

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    Geneva 2011: Alfa Romeo 4C Concept shows us what matte(rs)
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    Alfa Romeo 4C Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The beauty of Alfa Romeo is that it embodies the same sort of Italian flair as Ferrari and Maserati, but in a smaller, more accessible package. Unfortunately, their current range doesn't offer the same level of excitement. ...

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    Report: Dallara to build X-Bow-based Alfa Romeo 4C GTA
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    The departure of the 8C Competizione has left rather large shoes to fill at Alfa Romeo. And stylish ones at that. Last week, we brought you initial reports that a new 4C GTA was being developed to take its place, and now a whole mess of details have emerged. With the current Alfa line-up ...

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