Alfa Romeo Featured Test Drive Reviews 

Lucky Charm: Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Test Drive

Every spring, the Texas Auto Writers Association puts on one of its two signature events, the Texas Auto Roundup (the Texas Truck Rodeo takes place in the fall). Manufacturers enter their coupes, sedans, crossovers, and minivans in the contest in hopes that their vehicles will not only get first place in their respective segments, but that they’ll earn at least one of the top prizes of the event: Car of Texas, CUV of Texas, Family Car of Texas, and Performance Car of Texas. The Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio, the most…

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Stelvio Quadrifoglio Alfa Romeo Featured Test Drive Reviews 

Italian Stallion: 2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio

A little more than a decade ago, the auto industry was shying away from even producing SUVs. In order to curtail high gasoline prices and please the government with lower CO2 emissions, automakers were pumping out hybrids and tiny four-cylinder cars. Well, that’s changed drastically. It seems like we can’t get enough of crossovers and SUVs — and buyers love high-performance SUVs. So meet the 2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio AWD.  A 505-horsepower SUV that goes from zero to 60 mph in just 3.6 seconds. Like other high-performance machines, it’s…

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2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia Alfa Romeo Featured Test Drive Reviews 

Mechanics of Emotion: 2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia Ti Sport AWD

The award-winning Alfa Romeo Giulia enters the 2019 model year with new standard 19-inch wheels for the Ti Sport trim, as well as new exterior paints and special optional appearance packages for the entire Giulia lineup. Although the Giulia is a relatively new player in the luxury sport sedan scene, it’s quickly making a name for itself as a legitimate choice for serious car shoppers. More than just a brand revival, the Alfa Romeo Giulia is the embodiment of pure driving passion. Let’s see just how well it excels with…

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Apple Announces Big Redesign for CarPlay: Video

When Apple does anything, it’s big news. Of course, the company’s announcement that the new Mac Pro — which very much resembles a cheese grater — will start at a whopping $6,000 got loads of attention. As did the announcement that iTunes is officially being put out to pasture. But there’s also news to report about CarPlay, and it looks like Apple has made some big improvements to the already popular system. While we’ll have to wait to see how the new versions perform during test drives, what we’ve seen…

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Italian Flair: 2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia Ti Lusso AWD Test Drive

I’m going to be honest, I’ve never driven an Alfa before, but I was well aware of the brand’s heritage, and foundation as a legendary performance brand. Of course, when I found out that I would be spending some time with the Alfa Romeo Giulia for a week I was pretty excited. Alfa Romeo’s return to the United States hasn’t been without some roadblocks, but the brand is now here with a three-car lineup. The first model to hit U.S. shores was the 4C and after some hiccups, the Stelvio…

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