The all-awaited Geneva International Motor Show 2013 is finally started today in Switzerland for the press preview, where Alfa Romeo 4C gets its world premiere as an exclusive “Launched Edition”, which will be a limited edition model with 400 units only to be manufactured for Europe, Middle East , Africa and 500 units for North America, while only 100 models for the remaining world. The new Alfa Romeo 4C is created for those who really love to drive supercar in a compact form, where Alfa Romeo has provided attractive features like carbon fibre trim and exterior body matte color of “White Carrara”, also featuring an exclusive only for 4C “Launched Edition”, the drive session which includes the advanced guide and professional driving instructors. The new Alfa Romeo 4C will be available with the price of 60,000 EURO in many parts of Europe and the price includes VAT and net of other local taxes.
In the exterior, 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C is available in Alfa Red and exclusive opaque Bianco Carrara. The exterior carbon fibre treatment enhances the style and aerodynamics while helps in reducing the car’s weight with headlights, spolier and wing mirror external, while sporty looks is created by the rear diffuser in aluminum with dark finishes, front air intakes, suspension kits with specific damper settings, brake calipers specific color, exhaust racing, rear anti-roll bar and projectors Bi-Led and alloy wheels 18 “(front) and 19″ (rear wheels) with dark finish.
The interior also has offered with elegant sporty finish which includes steering wheel in leather and also in microfiber with white stitching, sports seats, unique badges and numbered. Specially for red livery Alfa Romeo 4C ‘Launch Edition’, it includes red stitching on the lining of the steering wheel, handbrake, floor mats, door handles and sports seats.
On the other hand, 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C is loaded with new 4-Cylinder 1750 Turbo Petrol Direct Injection engine which is capable of generating an output of 240 horsepower with a top torque of 350 Nm where 80% of torque is already available at 1700 rpm and specially designed to deliver exceptional performance without breaking the flow of gearshift and with the ease from the track to guide the city traffic. 4C can sprint 0 to 100 km/hr in 4.5 seconds with the top-speed of 250 km/hour.
The 2-seater Rear-Wheel Drive has an lightweight centrally positioned aluminum engine with specific intake and exhaust systems which assists in enhancing the response at low rpm and the extension, preferred by the crankshaft counterweights to eight. With its technically sound direct injection, dual continuous VVT, both inlet and exhaust manifold, turbocharger and a revolutionary control system called “scavenging” which nullified the “Tubro Lag”. It also offers the Alfa TCT dual-clutch gearbox with shift-paddles mounted on the steering wheel and new Alfa DNA selector with additional ‘Race’ mode .
The new Alfa Romeo 4C will be available yearly with a limited edition of just 3500 samples, out of which 1,500 will be exported to Europe, Middle East and Africa, 1,200 to North America and 800 to the rest of the world.
Live Premiered Photos of Alfa Romeo 4C at the Geneva Motor Show 2013
Auto Press Release Source : FIAT[Alfa Romeo]