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Video: Mike Jackson on 2016 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider at Detroit Auto Show

The triumphant return of Alfa Romeo to the United States is finally here after a 19 year absence. Bowing out in the mid-1990s, the Italian manufacturer steadily advanced in Europe under the ownership of FIAT. Their first offering back in North America has come in the form of the mid-engine 4C sports car. With the initial version of the 4C Launch Edition just arriving now, Alfa Romeo has slated plans for a more cost-effective standard coupe model mid-year, and recently unveiled at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit the…

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Report: Alfa Romeo is officially back in the US, 4C gains weight, plus pricing details

Following a 20-year hiatus, Alfa Romeo is officially back in the North American market as a mass-market automaker. And the model kicking off the brand’s triumphant return is the lovely Alfa Romeo 4C sports coupe. That said, some new details are in as AutoBlog reports that Alfa Romeo’s highly-anticipated 4C will unfortunately gain some weight, approximately 342lbs, to be exact. As it comes state side, this increase in weight can be attributed the differentiation in federalization standards for the inclusion of more safety tech and engineering. The total result is a dry…

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2014 Alfa Romeo 4C makes production debut

Alfa Romeo has been teasing its American fans about a potential return to the United State for some time now. At the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, the brand finally confirmed that it will indeed be returning to the United States this year and its first offering will be the Alfa Romeo 4C – a mid-engined, rear-wheel-drive coupe with two bucket seats. Designed by Alfa Romeo and produced in the Maserati plant in Modena, the Alfa Romeo 4C name actually draws its inspiration from the brand’s racing past. The acronyms 8C…

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