2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia Rumors — V-6 Ferrari, Pentastar Or Both?

The announced introduction of the Alfa Romeo models to the U.S. market will be lead by the 2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia. This beautifully sculpted sedan, which is a masterpiece of automotive design, should tackle the most prominent competitors within its market segment. Than being said, its obvious that they aim to dethrone German cars. How will they do it? Well, the plan seems to be great. Make a car’s exterior beautiful, its interior comfortable and its engine remarkable. The 2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia with Ferrari engine should have all of that. Imagine driving a top-notch sedan with sleek appearance and a Ferrari engine under the hood. According to various sources, the 2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia will have a V-6 Ferrari engine which is developed for another Fiat’s brand, Maserati. However, some other reports claim that there won’t be any Ferrari engine. That may be true for Europe. The U.S.-spec Alfa Romeo Giulia will be distributed using the network of Chrysler’s dealers.

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2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia Design

They admit that designing the 2016 Giulia was a pretty tough task. Having in mind that this car has to compete against very well built vehicles, which already have their positions on the market and to accept the burden of responsibility to be worthy of the its name, they also had to reinvent the Alfa Romeo design language in order to fulfill various expectations on different continents. The 2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia should be the icebreaker before the announced SUV and Giulietta Cross come to the market. They hope for impressive sales figures in the U.S. and China. That’s why this car has a lot of improvements and features which will attract the potential customers on the large markets with severe competition. According to some sources, the initial plan was to make the 2016 Giulia an European-only car. It should replace the Alfa Romeo 159, a model which came after the original Alfa Romeo Giulia, back in the 60s.

2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia Engine Rumors — Ferrari, Pentastar, MultiAir & JTDm

There are numerous speculations regarding the 2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia engine lineup. The aforementioned Ferrari V-6 engine may be installed in the top trim version. As for the other engine options, the rumors say that the U.S.-spec Giulia will have a Chrysler’s V-6 Pentastar engine. The European counterpart will probably have Fiat MultiAir engines. The expected engines in the Euro-spec Giulia are a turbocharged 1.4-liter engine installed in the Giulietta and a turbocharged 1.75-liter unit installed in the 4C. Of course, there may be some of the diesel engines from Fiat’s JTDm palette.

2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia Debut

The 2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia premiere will probably take place at the Geneva Auto Show next year and it should be released by the end of 2015 as a 2016 model. The Giulia wagon, which will derive from the 2016 Giulia, is expected to be unveiled one year later.

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