2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV Release News
Alfa Romeo SUV is developed under the code name Project 949. Since recently, known officially name the new model, which entered serial production in late 2016. 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV will go on sale early next year. It is possible that the company will first represent the model, after the feedback of the audience commence its production.
The choice of the name of the new model in the Alfa Romeo lineup is very interesting. Stelvio is the name of several different natural areas. These are a mountain range and national park, both located in Italy. Stelvio is even the name of one type of cheese. Out of all of those notions that bear the same name as the new Alfa SUV, only Moto Guzzi Stelvio has something in common with this vehicle.
2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Design
2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio should be SUV very modern designed. In the opinion of people from the company, that most will distinguished it from other models of the brand. The vehicle will be built on a modified platform of Giulia model. 2017 Stelvio SUV will directly confront the Audi Q5 and BMW X3 models. Apart from the design, this vehicle should posses performance over each average. Alfa Romeo has prepared innovative drive units, with which will debut this model.
2017 Alfa Stelvio SUV Specs
Specifically, the new platform will enable Alfa SUV model to drive the rear wheels, but also to all four wheels. Since they share the same platform, the 2.2 L diesel engine with four-cylinder is a logical choice for the new Stelvio SUV. Same is the initiator and Alfa Romeo Giuila model. This engine will be available in three versions. They differ in the total output. The engine will provide 150, 180 or 210 hp.
The second engine is a 2.0-liter GAME (Global Medium Engine) gasoline. And this engine is expected in three versions, with 200, 250 and 280 horsepower. The most powerful engine offered will be a new diesel V6 that will be able to deliver 350 hp.
2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio Verde is a model that will represent the top offer. It should be the Italian answer to the Range Rover Evoque and Porsche Macan Turbo. It will be equipped with 2.9-liter V6 twin-turbo petrol engine with 505 hp and 443lb-ft of torque.
LA Auto Show could be possible place for releasing new beautiful member of Alfa Romeo lineup. Still, there are those who believe the first, also unofficial information that the model will be launched in early 2017 in Europe. On the US market after that data arrived at the end of next year.