THRILLER FROM MODENA
THE Alfa Romeo 4C Spider has arrived in Australia, with the thrills and excitement of open-air motoring.
The is handcrafted in Modena, Italy features seductive Italian style and a stateof-the-art, Formula One-inspired carbon fibre chassis for an incredible power-to-weight ratio.
An all-aluminium 1750cc turbocharged engine features direct-injection, dual intercoolers and variable valve timing that ensure thrilling performance.
“A stunningly designed, blisteringly fast utterly
convertible supercar, the 4C Spider delivers open-air excitement like no other,” said FCA Australia boss Pat Dougherty.
Inspired by the legendary 33 Stradale, Alfa Romeo 4C
even transcends this legendary race car’s mid-engine body forms and follows its purposeful lightweight performance tradition with sheetmoulded compound (SMC) composite panels, which form seductive shape, a state-ofthe-art carbonfibre monocoque chassis.
The engine is always the beating heart of any Alfa Romeo and for the new 4C Spider it beats to an innovative, all-aluminium 1750cc turbocharged and intercooled engine with dual (intake exhaust) continuous variable-valve timing (VVT) that delivers 177kW — or an impressive 100kW per litre 350Nm of torque.
Thanks to its mid-engine layout, advanced technology and focus on lightweight performance, the all-new Alfa Romeo 4C Spider demonstrates its credentials with a top speed of 257km/h, 0-to-100km/h acceleration blasts in 4.1-seconds, 1.1 g lateral acceleration and 1.25 maximum braking deceleration.