Canada Press Kit: 2019 Alfa Romeo Lineup

FCA Canada: 2019 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider Fact Sheet

Windsor, Ontario August 29, 2018 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 2019 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider offers driving enthusiasts a 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, the Alfa Romeo 4C Spider offers seductive Italian styling and a state-of-the-art Formula 1-inspired carbon fibre monocoque chassis that enables an incredible 4.8 kilogram (kg) :1 (10.4 lb.:1) power-to-weight ratio. Advanced technologies include the all-aluminum 1,750 cc turbocharged engine with direct-injection, dual intercoolers, and variable-valve timing, enabling supercar-level performance.
 
New for 2019:
  • New standard content:
    • Rear backup camera
    • Cruise control*
    • Rear park sensors*
      • *Originally part of the now discontinued “Convenience Group” package
  • New stand-alone options:
    • Race-tuned suspension
    • Microfibre steering wheel
    • Carbon fibre mirrors
    • Carbon fibre Italian flag mirrors
      • All of the above were originally part of the now discontinued track packages
 
Highlights:
  • Weighing less than 1,133 kg (2,500 lb), the ultralight carbon fibre monocoque and aluminum chassis helps contribute to an incredible 4.8 kg (10.4 lb.):1 hp power-to-weight ratio
  • Race-inspired performance: 0-96 kilometres per hour (km/h) (0-60 miles per hour (mph)) in 4.1 seconds thanks to an all-aluminum 1,750 cc direct-injection, dual intercooled, turbocharged engine paired to the blistering fast six-speed Alfa TCT (twin-clutch transmission) and Alfa DNA Pro Drive Mode Selector with four adjustable drive modes
 
Available exterior colours:
  • Black
  • White
  • Basalt Grey
  • Alfa Rosso
  • Giallo Prototipo (Yellow)
  • Madreperla White Tri-Coat
  • Rosso Competizione Tri-Coat
 
Available interior colours:
  • Black leather with Red accent stitching
  • Black leather with Yellow accent stitching
  • Red leather with Black accent stitching
  • Black/Tobacco leather with Tobacco accent stitching
  • Black leather with Red accent stitching and microfibre centre inserts
  • Black leather with Yellow accent stitching and microfibre centre inserts
 
More Information
Please visit the FCA Canada Alfa Romeo newsroom for the latest Alfa Romeo 4C Spider product information, photography and videography, plus access to specification and feature availability documents.
 

About FCA Canada
Founded as the Chrysler Corporation in 1925, FCA Canada Inc. is based in Windsor, Ontario, and celebrates its 93rd anniversary in 2018. FCA Canada is a wholly owned subsidiary of FCA US LLC, a North American automaker based in Auburn Hills, Michigan and member of the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies.  FCA Canada has approximately 440 dealers and sells Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as well as the SRT performance designation. The company also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo parts and accessories. In addition to its assembly facilities, which produce the Chrysler Pacifica, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid and Dodge Grand Caravan (Windsor), Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger (Brampton), FCA Canada operates an aluminum casting plant in Etobicoke, a research and development centre in Windsor, and has sales offices and parts distribution centers throughout the country.