Final preparations are being made for the new Alfa Romeo’s new model- also known as the Stelvio and ready to be displayed at the Los Angeles Autumn 2016 car show before its 2017 spring launch in the UK. Some tipsters have stated that this new 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio is an excellent culmination of quick acceleration and acute management.
As per Ried Bigland – Alfa’s new CEO- “Launching an SUV will permit Alfa ample access to an increasing popularity in the market sector and will help in reinvigorating the reputation of the company.”
2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio – Exterior Expectations and Luxurious Interior Design
The 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio as per some spy images of the model has revealed a wonderful sporty design and a slanted roofline. Some speculations have also stated that it has been adopted from the BMW X 4 concepts. This new 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio will hold a high riding stance and incorporate all the features which one associates with an Italian sporting vehicle.
There will be some attractive new bumpers integrated with a big shield-shaped grille to go with a pair of stunning and aggressive peeking head burners. There will also be a curved rooftop and a new rear spoiler making it fall into the category of a sporting coupe than a high rolling off road model.
As per some pictures, its frontal, as well as rear features, is said to be a bit blunt, and its body appeared to support some attractive curves. It will roll upon giant allow wheels. During its testing stages, this 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio was found to support a chassis which was pretty similar to that of the Fiat 500L.
Not much is known about 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio interior cabin because of the model well camouflaged. However, its cabin is expected to be spacious with plenty of leg and shoulder room. It is expected to get a new dash integrated with numerous controls and a new display screen for navigation. State of the art climate controlling system is also expected to be noticed.
Seats will be perforated with good quality leather. And lots of new inclusions are expected in the entertainment section of the cabin namely –
- new music system with high-quality sound speakers
- infotainment display
- advanced smartphone connectivity both for Android and Apple and much more
The prospects are great for this new 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio is great and only with more disclose of information; things will become all the clearer.
2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio – Main Power Production Unit
In terms of the structure, this top class model will share parts from the up approaching Jeep and Fiat. There are some differences which will be noticed in its engine specifications and also its transmission.
Its power will come from both diesel and petrol engines shared from Gulia. Under its hood will have either a 2.0-liter 4 cylinder engine or a 2.9-liter turbocharged high-performance engine. One thing is for sure, irrespective of the engine configuration, that the drivetrain will be AWD- All-Wheel-Drive.
As for its power output, some speculations state that it should produce 150 hp output while some hold the viewpoint. That it could hold a more powerful version of the engine giving out 180 hp yields. The petrol engine offered here could also offer 250 hp as per the opinion of some tipsters.
The fact remains that there is still no such confirmation about its actual power output. One would have to wait for this Italian car maker to give out its complete specifications.
2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio – Competition and Pricing
The 2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio will be mooted to rival against two popular market models namely BMW X4 and also Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe. Also, some say that the model could have stiff competition from Porsche Macan Turbo, Audi RS Q3 Performance.
In the present market 2016, Land Rover Discovery which is the all popular SUV for most car enthusiasts is. Also, speculated to present this new model a tough competition in the upcoming market.
Judging from its classy trend, a jacked up 5 door hatchback profile and smart technology incorporated. This new Alfa Romeo Stelvio 2017 will be set at price around $42,794.