Next-Gen Jeep Grand Cherokee To Share Giulia Platform

Despite Fiat Chrysler not having much to offer for the 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, CEO Sergio Marchionne still took the opportunity to reveal some exciting details on the soon-to-arrive Jeep Grand Cherokee. Marchionne disclosed that the next-gen Jeep Grand Cherokee will be built on a rear-wheel-drive platform, produced by Alfa Romeo. Read more about Next-Gen Jeep Grand Cherokee To Share Giulia Platform[…]

FCA Could Lose Alfa Romeo, Maserati To Focus On Jeep

Among automakers, FCA is considered a beautiful mess, led by the interesting but sometimes questionable wits of CEO Sergio Marchionne. Given the man’s reputation, it’s not entirely surprising that a new rumor has starting making its rounds. It appears that the two premium Italian brands Alfa Romeo and Maserati could go the way of Ferrari Read more about FCA Could Lose Alfa Romeo, Maserati To Focus On Jeep[…]

Let’s Talk Styling – 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia vs Mercedes C-Class vs BMW 3-Series

First impressions matter a whole lot in a saturated auto market, and one could argue that it plays a more significant role for premium nameplates due to its role in establishing a vehicle’s perceived quality and status. It’s worthwhile looking at how a new Italian contender stands in comparison to two established rivals in the Read more about Let’s Talk Styling – 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia vs Mercedes C-Class vs BMW 3-Series[…]

Premium Budget 2017 – Alfa Romeo Giulia vs BMW 3-Series vs Audi A4 vs Mercedes C-Class

The 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia (QV) comes with a starting price tag of $73,600 which is way higher than the BMW M3 as well as the BMW M4. However, the entry-level premium sedan comes with a lower base price. The Giulia begins at $38,000, minus the $995 for destination fees. The Giulia Ti comes close Read more about Premium Budget 2017 – Alfa Romeo Giulia vs BMW 3-Series vs Audi A4 vs Mercedes C-Class[…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia vs BMW 3-Series vs Mercedes C-Class vs Audi A4: Let’s Talk Price

It has just been announced that the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio (QV) starts at $73,600, which is pretty insane given that it not only is pricier than the BMW M3 but also the BMW M4. The base price of the entry-level premium sedan is more reasonable, thankfully. Excluding $995 worth of destination fees, the Giulia Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia vs BMW 3-Series vs Mercedes C-Class vs Audi A4: Let’s Talk Price[…]

When Alfa Romeo Giulia Puts On A Nicer Suit…

Although it isn’t official yet, recent reports have revealed that an Alfa Romeo Giulia wagon has received the green light for production. We will be able to see a stunning revamp of the impressive Giulia sedan – if these reports turn out to be true – as rendered by Theophilus Chin. Chin had built his Read more about When Alfa Romeo Giulia Puts On A Nicer Suit…[…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: Well, That’s A Shame

Alfa Romeo will be forgoing the manual Giulia version for the United States, according to Road and Tracks’ recent reports. The Giulia, from its base model to its Quadrifoglio, will only be offered in automatic version only – an utter bummer to manual fans. The Giulia Quadrifoglio was debuted with a six-speed manual transmission that Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: Well, That’s A Shame[…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: Bigger Sedan To Fight 5-Series

Alfa Romeo is reported to be in a midst of a massive comeback with its launching of the new Giulia across various markets. Its upcoming SUV, speculated to be known as Stelvio, is also nearing its first official public appearance. Many reports have surfaced stating that Alfa Romeo is increasing the brand’s line with the Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: Bigger Sedan To Fight 5-Series[…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio: When Compass Meets Giulia

The Alfa Romeo Stelvio prototype was recently spotted testing at night with minimal disguise. From what could be observed, the prototype seems to share many similarities with the Giulia. The prototype’s front end has two oval-formed outlets on the side of the fascia with a v-shaped grille in the middle, which is similar to Giulia’s Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio: When Compass Meets Giulia[…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio: Don’t Rule Out EVs

It has just been confirmed that the 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio is going to be uncovered for the first time at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show in November. Although it’s essentially a crossover version of the Alfa Romeo Giulia, the Stelvio seems to bear a rounded shape not unlike the Porsche Macan. At least Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio: Don’t Rule Out EVs[…]

2018 Genesis G70: New Rival For Giulia, Q50 Surfaces

Several refreshing options are arriving for premium car shoppers who have gotten sick of looking at BMW, Mercedes, or Audi. Besides the drive-by-wire Infiniti Q50 and Italian comeback hero Alfa Romeo Giulia, Hyundai’s Genesis is chiming in as well. It would be joining the ranks of the two aforementioned dark horses with the 2018 Genesis Read more about 2018 Genesis G70: New Rival For Giulia, Q50 Surfaces[…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Gets Really Close – Macan In Trouble!

There aren’t really any proper competitors to the Porsche Macan that could offer as sporty a drive as it does, which is part of the reason why the German compact crossover has become the brand’s top-seller so quickly after its first release. Thankfully Alfa Romeo has something to say about that as it prepares to Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Gets Really Close – Macan In Trouble![…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: Ready To Pay More?

There was plenty of buzz surrounding the revival of the Alfa Romeo brand in the US, but it eventually fell flat after repeated delays. While it is actually happening in 2017 with the arrival of the Alfa Romeo Giulia compact sedan, folks are feeling a little disillusioned about it. But when it arrives the pulse Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: Ready To Pay More?[…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: Breaking New Ground?

Before pushing the Jeep brand further upmarket through the introduction of the Jeep Grand Wagoneer in 2019, FCA is attempting to crack into the luxury and premium segments via the revival of the Maserati and Alfa Romeo respectively. While the 2017 Maserati Levante would be primed to take on the likes of the Range Rover Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: Breaking New Ground?[…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: Gamed Or Shamed?

When one considers any vehicle from FCA, among the initial questions would surely be whether it is reliable or not. Brands like Dodge, Fiat, and Jeep have over the years proven that they are major quality risks for buyers – but what about Alfa Romeo? The Italian name has made its way back into relevance Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: Gamed Or Shamed?[…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio: Spot The Giulia!

More interesting than the Alfa Romeo Giulia will be the crossover that’s based on the sedan, especially since the premium market has been paying way more attention to crossovers anyway. We’ve seen it through the good work of spy photographers, via still shots and videos, but remain clueless as to what the Stelvio actually looks Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio: Spot The Giulia![…]

2018 BMW 3-Series: Can’t Scare C-Class, Giulia

Time is almost up for the sixth-gen BMW 3-Series. It is currently in its fourth year in the market and is going to make way for the seventh-gen model in 2018, after making its first official appearance next year. Because of the new platform that it is set to adopt, the upcoming 3-Series is expected Read more about 2018 BMW 3-Series: Can’t Scare C-Class, Giulia[…]

In 2017, Alfa Romeo Unveils Giulia-Based 5-Series Rival

The 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia hasn’t even properly made it out to buyers yet, and FCA is already planning to launch a larger sedan running on the same RWD platform as the BMW 3-Series to go head-to-head against the likes of the 5-Series and Mercedes E-Class. It is slated to be rolled out to dealerships Read more about In 2017, Alfa Romeo Unveils Giulia-Based 5-Series Rival[…]

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: What A Shame!

Based on some first drive reviews of the new compact sedan from Alfa Romeo, there is reason to believe that along with the hotter Quadrifoglio Verde (QV) model, there a bona fide rival for the BMW 3-Series and M3 has arrived. What a shame that most buyers for the 2017 Giulia is facing a high Read more about 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia: What A Shame![…]

2017 Chrysler Pacifica: Goodbye, Crossover!

There were reports of FCA seriously considering a crossover inspired by the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica, though no official plans were announced. It was supposed to be underpinned by the minivan’s platform. Unfortunately, Automobile has reported that the vehicle is not going to happen, deflating rumors that it was slated for production at Ontario. Speculation of Read more about 2017 Chrysler Pacifica: Goodbye, Crossover![…]