2014 Alfa Romeo 4C Review

The 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C is known to be a brand new model from the Italian car makers Alfa. This car was earlier launched in US quite a few years back. However thanks to its reputation of being unreliable and steep price the car was discontinued only to be launched this year as 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C:

What is special about this car?

2014 Alfa Romeo 4C - Exterior

This is the return of the Alfa car with a mid-engine, two seater sports car avatar. This is known to have a rear drive that makes it an interesting entry in the sports car segment if cars. In terms of specifications, it is almost 13 feet long and a little less than the LotisEvora. Also, this car is known to have a tub made of carbon fiber .

This tub is known to have aluminum substructures in its front and rear parts to ensure that the impact of any unforeseen collision is far less than otherwise. Also it has an amazing and sought after thrust to weight ratio as the car is just 2200 pounds in terms of weight.

Style factor of the car

2014 Alfa Romeo 4C - Style

In terms of style, this car is for the crème de la crème who fascinate sports cars. Though the car will be majorly unique in terms of features and looks it will certainly be improvised and developed from the hardware of the earlier models of Alfa Giulietta and Dodge Dart. In fact , its steering and brakes will also be inspired from the erstwhile models.

Safety Features of 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C

2014 Alfa Romeo 4C - Safety jpg

Safety is extremely important for any car. Here are a few safety features in the newly launched car:

  • ABS 4 wheel
  • Headrests for 2 front seats
  • Ventilated disc brakes for both front and rear
  • Stability Control
  • Control of traction
  • Distribution of even electronic break force
  • Monitoring system of tyre pressure

Performance of 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C

2014 Alfa Romeo 4C - jpg

  • The car will flaunt the following power packed features
  • 1.7 liter brand new turbo charged cylinder
  • 4 cylinders with aluminum blocks
  • Ability to generate 240 horse power of performance
  • 258lb- ft torque to ensure greater performance of 4C
  • 6 speed dual clutch system that is unique to a sports car

Competition of 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C

2014 Alfa Romeo 4C - Interior

This car is being launched to compete with existing cars like:

  • Porsche Cayman
  • Lotus Evora
  • Chevrolet Corvette
  • Audi TTS

Pricing of of 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C

This car is supposed to be launched for a starting price of $ 86,000 and the production is supposed to start in May:

Why you should buy a 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C

2014 Alfa Romeo 4C - Verdict. jpg

  • Here are a few reasons to tempt you
  • Amazingly styled car
  • Ability to handle  razor sharp turns
  • Thrilling accelerator
  • Sporty style

Why you should not buy the 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C

Though this car is being launched to compete with Porsche Cayman, the price of the 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C is quite steep.

Jyotsna Ramani

Jyotsna Ramani is a passionate writer and an avid globetrotter. She had a knack for writing since her early years, though that was mostly letters to her penpals and jotting her thoughts down in her "Dear Diary". Over the years, she realized how her hobby could turn into a full time career and she started writing web content, books and pieces for local magazines. There has been no looking back ever since.

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