Press Kit: 2017 Alfa Romeo 4C Coupe

2017 Alfa Romeo 4C Coupe Fact Sheet

  • Spearheading the Italian marque’s North American renaissance, the 2017 Alfa Romeo 4C Coupe offers driving enthusiasts a technical, mid-engine design inspired by the brand’s legendary racing history 
  • New Alpine premium audio system with subwoofer is now available on 2017 Alfa Romeo 4C Coupe, providing an upgraded audio experience
  • The eye-catching Giallo Prototipo Yellow paint color is now available on the 4C Coupe
  • Akrapovic dual-mode electronically controlled exhaust system features dual, center-mounted tips with carbon fiber surround and signature Alfa Romeo resonant sound
  • All-new available carbon fiber roof elevates the 4C Coupe’s technical look, while hinting at its exclusive carbon-fiber monocoque chassis
  • Additional new available exterior features include:
    • 18 and 19-inch silver fan spoke alloy wheels
    • 18 and 19-inch dark fan spoke alloy wheels
    • Carbon Fiber Italian Flag Mirrors
  • Excellence handcrafted in Modena, Italy: 4C Coupe combines the performance engineering of Alfa Romeo and the craftsmanship of Maserati
  • Available for a starting U.S. Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $55,900
Auburn Hills, Mich. December 15, 2016 Since its foundation in Milan, Italy, in 1910, Alfa Romeo continues to design and craft some of the most stunning and exclusive cars in automotive history, all while building on a racing heritage that includes some of the most talented and storied drivers and victories. The 2017 Alfa Romeo 4C Coupe offer driving enthusiasts a technical, mid-engine design inspired by the brand’s legendary racing history and represents the essential sportiness embedded in the brand’s DNA: handcrafted in Modena, Italy; seductive Italian style; state-of-the-art Formula 1 inspired carbon fiber monocoque chassis that enables an incredible power-to-weight ratio; advanced technologies, including the all-aluminum 1750 cc turbocharged engine with direct-injection, dual intercoolers, and variable-valve timing that enable supercar-level performance.

Highlights
  • Ultralight carbon fiber monocoque and aluminum chassis structures afford 4C an incredible power-to-weight ratio, weighing less than 2,500 pounds lbs.
  • Race-inspired performance: 0-60 miles per hour (mph) in 4.1 seconds thanks to an all-aluminum 1750 direct-injection, intercooled, turbocharged engine paired to the blistering fast Alfa TCT (twin-clutch transmission) and Alfa DNA selector with four adjustable drive modes
  • The Akrapovic dual-mode exhaust system is directly linked to the four Alfa DNA selector drive modes, providing maximum Alfa Romeo sound in Dynamic and Race modes, and providing a quieter motoring experience in Natural and All-weather modes.
  • Carbon Fiber Trim Package further proliferates 4C Coupe’s use of carbon fiber on interior vents, instrument cluster surround and instrument panel and shift bezels
  • Bespoke Italian style: Premium leather interior with Tobacco and Black sport seats paired with a Black leather interior with Tobacco accent stitching is available
  • 4C Coupe features two composite-framed sport seats, with standard leather on the Spider, and an exposed carbon fiber monocoque that exemplifies its race-inspired technologies

More Information 
Please visit the Alfa Romeo 4C newsroom for the latest product information, photography and videography, plus access to specification and feature availability documents.
 

About Alfa Romeo
Since its foundation in Milan, Italy, in 1910, Alfa Romeo has designed and crafted some of the most stylish and exclusive cars in automotive history. That tradition lives on today as Alfa Romeo continues to take a unique and innovative approach to designing automobiles. Born from the world’s greatest driving road – the Stelvio Pass – the Alfa Romeo Stelvio sets a new benchmark in performance, style and technology in an SUV that could only be from Italy. The award-winning Alfa Romeo Giulia delivers race-inspired performance, advanced technologies, seductive Italian style and an exhilarating driving experience to the premium mid-size sedan segment. Crafted by Alfa Romeo artisans at the Cassino plant in Italy, the Giulia Quadrifoglio and the Stelvio Quadrifoglio feature Alfa Romeo’s most powerful production engine ever with best-in-class 0-60 mph times of 3.8 and 3.6 seconds, respectively. Rounding out Alfa Romeo’s world-class lineup is the handcrafted Alfa Romeo 4C Spider, which represents the purest form of La meccanica delle emozioni (the mechanics of emotion), with its race-inspired, mid-engine design and state-of-the-art, Formula 1-inspired carbon fiber monocoque chassis.

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