News > Review: Alfa Romeo Stelvio 2018
Alfa Romeo, Cape Town - The Alfa Romeo Stelvio models are a perfect 50/50 weight distribution, the best power and performance given and an eight-speed automatic transmission combined to a direct-injection 280-hp turbocharged and intercooled 2.0L engine, delivering 0-60 mph in 5.4 seconds, now that's what i call a car. Stelvio Quadrifoglio continues to reveal Alfa Romeo’s performance competence with best-in-class 505 horsepower and particle V-6 torque, powering it from 0-60 mph in 3.6 seconds with a top speed of 176 mph. The Editors’ Choice include all-new or outstandingly improved vehicles that Car and Driver drove, tested or high-ranking. Alfa Romeo Giulia lineup was also named a Car and Driver 2018 Editors’ Choice earlier in this year.
The editors of Car and Driver named the Alfa Romeo Stelvio – including the striking Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio – to its yearly Editors’ Choice list for 2018, noticing the best and exclusive vehicles in the industry.
“For Editors’ Choice, we look for entirely the same qualities that inform our 10 Best selections: a vehicle’s deep-rooted value, how good it realize its intended goal relative to its hunk competitors, and how engaging it is from behind the wheel,” said Car and Driver. “We arrange through every segment and examine all the cars we’ve driven, tested, and evaluated.”
The Stelvio Quadrifoglio brings top performance, modern technologies, seductive Italian style and a thrilling driving experience to the premium mid-size SUV parcel. Where other SUVs stop at usefulness, the latest 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio took on the challenge to craft the perfect mix of quality performance, capability and style. The Stelvio Quadrifoglio is the fastest SUV world-wide with a Nürburgring lap time of 7:51.7, the best-in-class 0-60 mph time of 3.6 seconds.
About Alfa Romeo
Since its underpinning in Milan, Italy, in 1910, Alfa Romeo has designed and crafted some of the most stylish and absolute cars in automotive history. You should know that the tradition lives on today as Alfa Romeo continuously take a unique and unfamiliar approach to designing a vehicle. Born from the world’s greatest driving road – the Stelvio Pass – the Alfa Romeo Stelvio sets a new guideline in production, style and technology in an SUV that could only be from one country, Italy.
The award-winning Alfa Romeo Giulia delivers race-inspired performance, modern technologies, seductive Italian style and a thrilling driving experience to the premium midsize sedan division. Crafted by Alfa Romeo mechanics at the Cassino plant in Italy, the Giulia Quadrifoglio and the Stelvio Quadrifoglio both clench the Nürburgring lap time data for their numerous portions and property Alfa Romeo’s toughest production engine ever built with the best-in-class 0-60 mph times of 3.8 and 3.6 seconds, individually. Avoid Alfa Romeo’s world-class lineup , handcrafted Alfa Romeo 4C Spider, which reveals the purest form of La meccanica delle emozioni (the mechanics of emotion), with its race-inspired, mid-engine model and newest, Formula-1-inspired carbon fiber monocoque chassis.