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    Geneva: Touring's Disco Volante makes us green with envy [w/video]
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    In its entire production run, Alfa Romeo only ever built 500 examples of the 8C Competizione – just 90 of which ended up in the United States – and another 500 Spiders. That makes it a pretty rare car indeed, but it's positively commonplace compared to the Disco Volante, the version ...

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    Official: Touring dresses its Alfa Disco Volante in green and gold for Geneva [w/poll]
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    If you watched the latest episode of Top Gear, you'll have seen Jeremy Clarkson driving a red version of Touring's Disco Volante around Italy, then showing off a silver-finished one in the studio back in the UK. But when the doors open at the Palexo for the 2014 Geneva Motor Show this week, ...

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    Report: Alfa Romeo gives official blessing for Touring to build Disco Volante [w/poll]
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    The stunning Disco Volante Concept that debuted at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show before returning in 2013 show as a running concept, has just gotten one step closer to production. Despite being designed and brought to Geneva by coachbuilder Touring Superleggera, the Disco Volante wears an Alfa Romeo ...

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    Geneva: Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Concept looks Alfa familiar
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    It's been 60 years since the 1952 Alfa Romeo C52 Disco Volante concepts lounged on the stages of the world's auto shows, and Touring Superleggera has taken to marking the occasion with a Disco Volante of its own, a striking coupe that has just debuted at this year's Geneva Motor Show. The modern ...

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    Did someone really order this Alfa Romeo 8C with a General Lee paint scheme?
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    Yup. Someone has apparently taken it upon themselves to slather the slinkiest of Alfa Romeo models with the bright orange paint and stars and bars of the General Lee from The Dukes of Hazzard. Why? Because if you have enough cash to park an 8C Competizione in your expansive garage, you can paint ...

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    Novitec Alfa Romeo 8C Spider is a sexy, 600-horsepower monster
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    Beautiful as it is, the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione is widely regarded as a miserable handler. That could be chalked up to the 1990s-era Maserati platform on which it was built, but one way or another, the very thought of giving such such an archaic chassis more power to contend with could be the ...

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    Ben "The Stig" Collins names the five worst cars he's ever driven
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    Over the course of his years donning the white suit and helmet for Top Gear, pro driver Ben Collins has had the chance to drive an enviably wide array of cars. Their track times all went up on the power lap board, but there are better ways of evaluating how a car handles under pressure – ...

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    Is the next Dodge Viper really just a reskinned Alfa 8C?
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    Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Snakes are known to regularly shed their skin to reveal a shimmering new coat underneath. Doing it the other way around would be a unique trick, but if the latest reports are to be believed, that might be what we're ...

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    Alfa Romeo unveils its statue at the Goodwood Festival of Speed
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    Audi celebrated itself at the Goodwood Festival of Speed last year, and the sign it hung out front as advertisement was a 135-foot statue with a 1937 Auto Union at one end and R8 V10 at the other. This year Alfa Romeo will be doing the major celebrations, blowing out 100 candles for its ...

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    Spy Shots: Alfa Romeo testing GTA versions of 8C, MiTo for centenary launch
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    You didn't think Alfa Romeo was done celebrating its centenary already, did you? The 100-year-old Italian automaker kicked off the festivities by launching the new Giulietta hatchback, then teamed up with three of Italy's hottest coachbuilders – Bertone, Pininfarina and Zagato – for a ...

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    Faster Downloads: Exotic Racing Series DLC coming to NFS Shift [w/video]
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    Need for Speed SHIFT Exotic Racing Series DLC – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Playstation3 gamers: If you were disappointed that only XBox 360 players got the Ferrari DLC package for Need for Speed SHIFT, take heart, because the next one's got your name on it, too. The Exotic ...

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    Autodelta takes on the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione
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    As far as Alfa Romeos go, the 8C Competizione is as exotic as they come. Still, some are looking for more. Originally, rumors surfaced that Alfa was working on a lightweight GTA version, but while we wait for that to pan out, Alfa tuner par excellence Autodelta is working on tuning the svelte ...

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    Quick Spin: Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione proves beauty is only skin deep
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    Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Imagine you're a male (Autoblog surveys say most of you are, so this shouldn't be hard). You've been invited to the Playboy Mansion for their annual Halloween party. You arrive, grab a flute of bubbly, get introduced to the ...

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    Rendered Speculation: Alfa Romeo 8C GTA
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    Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione - Click image above for a high-res gallery
    We have an old saying: there's no such thing as too much Alfa Romeo news. With that in mind, why is the world's hottest Alfa sporting a "Got Milk?" mustache? Because the Photoshop warlocks at Britain's favorite automotive ...

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    $300k Alfa 8C Spider the most expensive Alfa Romeo in history?
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    Alfa Rome 8C Spider – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you're hoping to get your hands on an Alfa 8C Spider, well... take a number, because really – who doesn't? The open-air version of the highly coveted – and almost universally admired – 8C Competizione, the 8C ...

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    eBay Finds of the Day: Alfa 8C in triplicate
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    There are few things as tragic as a missed opportunity. So if you've been sitting at home crying over your chance gone by to grab one of the 84 examples of the simply stunning Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione to reach American shores, cheer up, because the miracle of eBay has come to save the day yet ...

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    Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione being recalled over ball joints
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    Turns out the Alfa Romeo 8C - or the U.S. verson of it, at least - isn't perfect after all. Due to an incorrect torque setting on the front and rear suspension upper and lower ball joint nuts, Maserati is recalling 7,912 vehicles in the U.S. They include the 8Cs that have made it over here (thought ...

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    Alfa Romeo 8C Competiziones popping up Stateside
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    Click above for high-res gallery of pics of the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione
    It looks like the rest of the Alfa Romeo 8C Competiziones are starting to get into customer hands since that first one was delivered to James Glickenhaus. Last weekend at Motor4Toys we just missed a red one, but it ...

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    Jim Glickenhaus gets first Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione in the U.S.
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    James Glickenhaus is best known in these parts as the rich guy who paid Pininfarina a lot of money to create a custom body for his Ferrari Enzo, thus creating the renowned and oft-driven Ferrari P4/5. Apparently Glickenhaus is not strictly a Ferrari fan, as he has now become the first of 100 ...

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    Fiat postpones Alfa's return to the States?
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    Dang. And everything was looking so good for a return of the Alfa Romeo brand to the United States. Too bad, it seems, 'cause the latest reports indicate that the Italian purveyor of stylish automobiles such as the Brera, 159 and the drool-worthy 149 will be pushed back to 2011 at the earliest. ...

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