2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio- And speaking of alternatives it is my pleasure to introduce to you, the fourth vehicle in the all new Alfa Romeo Stelvio competing in one of the largest, and fastest growing premium vehicle segments on the planet. With its distinct proportions aggressive stance and bold styling, “this SUV is one hundred percent Alfa Romeo “and is named after one of the greatest driving roads in the world thus Stelvio pass in the Italian Alps which features 48 hairpin turns.
2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Design
Thus 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio is an SUV uniquely engineered to challenge two-door sports cars on the track, without sacrificing any of the characteristics you would expect from an SUV, the no compromise 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio. It all begins at Alfa plant in casino Italy, with the all new Alfa Romeo Giorgio architecture. Carbon fiber, magnesium and aluminum are used extensively to reduce weight, and Alfa have leveraged partnership with Ferrari to secure class-leading power. This combination delivers an unbeatable power-to-weight ratio, Alfa refine that with a near-perfect 50-50 weight distribution, and as a result it is an unmatched driving experience.
2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Trim Levels
This SUV will be available in three trim levels, Stelvio, Stelvio Ti and the iconic for lee version the Stelvio Quadrifoglio. The Stelvio and the Stelvio Ti are powered by a class-leading all aluminum two liter direct injection turbo engine, delivering 280 horsepower and 306 pound-feet of torque, strapped to an 8-speed automatic transmission with an estimated 0 to 60 time of just 5.4 seconds.
2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Interior
2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio on the inside you will find performance leather seating a Formula One inspired flat bottom steering wheel, with integrated push button start and premium materials throughout. In addition a 7 inch thin film transistor display and an eight point eight inch infotainment system, with 3D navigation, apple carplay and android auto. You will also have the ability to customize the performance characteristics of the vehicle with a three-mode Alfa DNA selector. You can choose between dynamic, natural or advanced efficiency modes. And all 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio models include the innovative Alfa Q for all-wheel drive system, which provides for additional driving confidence and control. Safety Tech consists of full speed forward collision warning, and braking adaptive cruise control with stop and go traffic functionality and an innovative yet controversial break by wire system.
2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Engine
Under that sleek hood is a Ferrari derived 505 horsepower, 2.9 liter all aluminum bit turbo direct injection V6 mated to an 8-speed automatic and all-wheel drive with torque vectoring calibrated to deliver a strong rear-wheel drive bias. The ride in performance can be dialed in using our DNA pro 2.0 which incorporates an adaptive air suspension and exclusive race mode settings for shifts in 100 milliseconds. Add in the available carbon ceramic brakes and it is easy to see why the Stelvio Quadrifoglio is the ultimate SUV as comfortable in LA traffic.
Now if that's too much to remember try this it delivers an estimated 0 to 60 time of just 3.9 seconds with a top speed of 177 miles per hour. To put this performance into context, the 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio puts out 65 more horsepower than the most powerful Porsche Macan and nobody else delivers 0 to 60 in less than four seconds. I can assure you that every single trim level of the all-new Alfa Romeo Stelvio 2018 will have peerless performance. But Alfa just didn't leverage the Ferrari engineers for straigh line performance
2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Price and Release Date
Alfa also wanted to create an SUV that performed like a two-seater sports car on the track. Put another way it needed to perform like an Alfa Romeo, and based upon simulations at the Nurburgring the Stelvio Quadrifoglio will become the fastest SUV ever. a testament to the incredible chassis, driving dynamics and overall performance of this new world class machine. So while an SUV from Alfa Romeo may seem to go against 105 year racing and performance heritage. The all-new 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio sets an entirely new benchmark for the SUV segment. this SUV closer to its on sale date in spring of 2017. Pricing and availability for the 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio has yet to be announced, so in the meantime enjoy the scenery.