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2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

A beauty that packs 505 Ferrari stallions under its hood and sprints to 60 miles per hour in less than four seconds. This is a rear-wheel drive with a top speed of nearly 200 miles per hour.

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)

 

The name comes from the two iconic models, the Giulia from the now-iconic 1960s sedan and the Quadrifoglio is coming from the 1923 Targa Florio in Sicily.

2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)
2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)

 

Under the hood of this amazing car is placed a powerful 505-horsepower bi-turbo, 90-degree angled V6 based on a Ferrari design. The 2.9-liter V6 offers those 377 kilowatts of output with 443 pound-feet of torque (601 Nm) to match. That’s all because of the bi-turbo kicking out a peak 35 psi at peak. With a short-shifting six-speed manual transmission available, the car can do 0-60 mph (0-96.5 km/h) in just 3.8 seconds The top speed is measured to 191 mph (307 km/h).

2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)
2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)

 

2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)
2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)

 

2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)
2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)

 

2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)
2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)

 

2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)
2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio | (Credit: CC Weiss/Gizmag)

 

Other key technologies:

  • Chassis Domain Control (CDC)
  • An Integrated Braking System
  • A Twin Clutch Rear Differential
  • The Active Aero Front Splitter

Source: Alfa Romeo, Giz Mag.

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