Friday, September 18, 2015

Alfa Romeo 4C - Columbus, Ohio - The Super Car without the Super Price.

Alfa Romeo 4C - Premium Performance

  • Inspired by Formula 1 and the most advanced supercars
  • High-tech powertrain for exceptional track performance and drivability
  • Mid-ship all-aluminum 1750 Turbo 4-cylinder engine with intercooler, dual Variable Valve Timing, advanced scavenging technology and 237 hp
  • 160-mph top speed and 0-to-60 mph in 4.1 seconds
  • Maximum road-holding suspension
    • Front suspension is comprised of a “superimposed” double-wishbone configuration for direct and unfiltered feedback
    • Rear suspension features an advanced MacPherson suspension set-up for superb road-holding – even in the most extreme of maneuvers
    • Both front and rear suspensions are made from aluminum and high-strength steel
  • Stiff springs, large front- and rear-Sway Bars, and tuned shock absorbers
  • 41/59 front-/rear-weight distribution
  • Turbocharger features a pulse-converter exhaust manifold to exploit pressure waves and boost torque at low-engine speeds
  • Waste gate valve improves engine efficiency
  • 80% torque is available at only 1,700 rpm
  • Blistering fast, 130-millisecond shift-speeds with the six-speed twin clutch transmission
  • Launch Control mode delivers the utmost acceleration possible as soon as the driver releases the brake
  • Alfa D.N.A. selector with “Race” mode enables the driver to optimize the right level of performance through four modes: All-Weather, Natural, Dynamic and Race
  • Ultra-lightweight carbon fiber, aluminum and composites structures result in total dry weight of approximately 2,315 lb and a curb weight of 2,465 lb 

 Surrounded in Safety
  • Five standard air bags:
    • Advanced multistage driver and front passenger air bags
    • Driver side knee blocker air bag
    • Supplemental door-mounted side air bags
    • Electronic Stability Control
    • Available ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System

Technology Throughout

  • Alfa Romeo 4C combines the best technical and manufacturing competencies of Alfa Romeo and Maserati
  • 7-inch full-color Thin Film Transistor (TFT) instrument cluster displays simple, high-impact graphics
  • Performance features are based in technology:
    • Six-speed twin clutch transmission communicates with the Alfa D.N.A. selector, braking system, engine management system and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system
    • Launch Control controls the gearbox, traction and power delivery for the utmost acceleration possible
    • Alfa D.N.A. selector enables the driver to optimize the Alfa Romeo 4C to the level of driving performance and capability needed through four powertrain and chassis control calibration modes 

Sport Style

  • Lightweight composite-framed sport seats (available in cloth, leather, and leather with microfiber)
  • Thermoformed dashboard
  • Exposed carbon fiber monocoque
  • Driver-oriented center stack controls
  • Flat-bottom performance steering wheel with paddle-shift controls
  • Aluminum pedals and foot boards
  • Several lightweight wheel designs
  • Lacquered brake color choices
  • Seven exterior colors with availability based on model 

Now that you know everything about the Alfa Romeo 4C, come see it for yourself.  
Where to find the Alfa Romeo 4C in Columbus, Oh? 

Bob-Boyd Alfa Romeo FIAT
5665 Scarborough Blvd
Columbus, Ohio 43232
614.328.0830