2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sedan

Italian automaker Alfa Romeo; is hoping to make a comeback in the US luxury sedan market and unveiled the powerful 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sedan at the Los Angeles Auto Show. This car will have a long wheelbase and will be the most compact midsized sports sedan in the market. Its selling point will be the unique carbon fiber driveshaft and a balanced 50/50 weight distribution that increases stability at high speeds. Sport, luxury and performance trims of this sedan will be offered.

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia front
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia – Latest info:

The exterior of the 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia is modeled on Italian simplicity with neat contour lines to streamline the long hood. There will be Alfa Romeo’s signature triangular trefoil grill with two large air vents on the front bumper. The roofline slopes gently and the rear fenders slightly bulge outwards. Squinting halogen headlights and LED driving lights flank the grille. Adaptive High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights are also offered for the highest trim. The 4 door chassis will be made up of mostly carbon fiber set on a hardened steel frame so as to reduce overall weight and improve efficiency. The rear has a raised chrome bumper with a twin exhaust system and LED tail lights.

On the inside, the 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia has a dashboard that is driver focused with all controls accessible from the driver’s seat. Double stitched tailor-made quality fabric cover the seats with an option of a premium all leather seat covers for the luxury trim, the luxury trim will also have heated power adjustable seats and an interior made of quality wood and leather. There will be two screens; a 3.5 inch driver information screen next to the instruments and a 6.5 or 8.8 inch touch screen display to display and control infotainment. This links up with satellite radio and a 900 watt 14 speaker surround audio system. Other connection options are Bluetooth for hands free calls and USB ports for charging and input. Satellite navigation can be voice activated and is displayed on the touch screen display which also gives the status of the advanced dual zone climate system. Safety has also been prioritized in this sedan and there is: pedestrian detection, a forward collision warning, lane departure warning and an automatic emergency brake system.

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia interior
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia – Fuel Economy and Engine Specs:

The drive-train on the 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sedan will be similar to that in the Infiniti Q50 and will be a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder unit that outputs 276 horsepower and 295 pound foot of torque. It is mated with an 8 speed automatic transmission gearbox and will be a rear wheel drive with an option of an all wheel drive. The suspension for this engine will be the new and improved Alfa link system coupled with an integrated brake system that reduces braking distance. Fuel efficiency has improved and drivers will have an option of 3 driving modes: Dynamic, Natural and Advanced efficiency mode all which consume fuel at different rates. There will be also a top-spec Quadrifoglio model, with a 2.9-liter twin-turbo V-6 making 505 hp and 443 lb-ft of torque.

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sedan rear
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia – Expected Date of Arrival and Price:

It is expected that the 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia will be in the market by late 2016 and will be introduced in Europe and America first. Prices are expected to range from $37,000.