The 2018 Alfa Romeo 4C is a sports car by the Italian car manufacturer Alfa Romeo. The 2018 Alfa Romeo 4C was presented at Geneva Motor Show as a design study. In 2013 designed Zagato a shooting brake version of the Alfa Romeo 4C. The Alfa 4C 2018 model’s design is based on the Alfa Romeo 33 Stradale from the sixties. In October 2012 was in Turin, the first prototype seen, and with him, the door handles were not integrated into the side air intakes. In March 2013, Alfa Romeo revealed at the Geneva Motor Show, the production version of the Alfa Romeo 4C. the most striking contrast to the study, was the revised headlights.
The first series of copies a Launch Edition for the launch were ordered at the fair in Geneva and end of October 2013 in Balocco and delivered in Europe. The vehicle is crafted by Maserati in Modena mounted. As part of the Detroit Motor Show (NAIAS) in January 2015, Alfa Romeo presented the convertible version of the Alfa Romeo 4C. The Alfa Romeo 4C Spider is powered by a four-cylinder turbocharged engine, which is already known from the Alfa Romeo 4C Coupe. The Spider weighs about 10 kilos more than the Coupe, which weighs 895 kilos on the scales. In the summer of 2015, the Alfa Romeo 4C Spider has come to Germany on the market.
2018 Alfa Romeo 4C : Design
The new 2018 Alfa Romeo 4C is a light car, with a body built of composite materials. The chassis is of carbon fiber using frames of aluminum and holds down a dry weight of 895 kg. The engine and front suspension are taken from the Giulietta model, but the engine is placed in the middle of the car. The turbo engine offers 240 hp. It is linked to a six-speed transmission with a double clutch. Alfa Romeo 4C is built by a sister company Maserati.
2018 Alfa Romeo 4C : Engine
2018 4C equipped with a 4-cylinder engine with a capacity of 1.75 liters, a four-cylinder engine from the Giulietta, which was facilitated by 12kg, and strengthened by 4 kW. The aggregate with 1742 cm3 displacement, 16 valves, direct injection, and turbocharger offers 350 Nm of torque at 2200/min and provides 177 kW (240 hp) at 6000 rpm. The engine block and cylinder head are made of aluminum. The standard consumption is 6.8 l / 100 km and CO2 emissions at 157 g / km. The vehicle accelerates to 4.5 s to 100 km/h, the top speed is 258 km/h. The variant of this engine is already used by Alfa Romeo in the Giulietta. The engine in the 4C produces more than 240 hp and is mated to a six-speed manual transmission. 2018 Alfa Romeo 4C is also equipped with the DNA system developed by Alfa Romeo. Later, the range could be extended with 270 hp and a 296 hp QV GTA.
2018 Alfa Romeo 4C : Specifications
Characteristic: 4C 1.8 Turbo
Number of cylinders: R4
Displacement: 1742 cm³
Power: 177 kW (241 PS ) at 6000 min -1
Max. Torque (Nm) at 1/min, 350 Nm at 2200-4250 min -1
Max Speed, 258 km / h
Transmission (standard), 6-speed double clutch
Acceleration (0-100 km/h), 4.5 s
consumption, 6.8 l/100 km
Carbon Dioxide Emissions, 157 g / km
Tank Capacity, 40 liters
Exhaust Gas Standard, Euro 6