Concept Carz Home Concepts and PrototypesAbout Follow ConceptCarz on Facebook Follow ConceptCarz on Twitter RSS News Feed
 
 CoupesArrow PictureManufacturersArrow PictureAlfa RomeoArrow Picture2013 Alfa Romeo MiTo Quadrifoglio Verde SBK 
 

Image credits: © Alfa Romeo.

2013 Alfa Romeo MiTo Quadrifoglio Verde SBK news, pictures, specifications, and information

ALFA ROMEO LAUNCHES MITO QUADRIFOGLIO VERDE SBK LIMITED EDITION WITH WORLD FIRST CAR & BIKE DRIVING DARE

Alfa Romeo has just launched a Limited Edition of the Alfa MiTo, the Quadrifoglio Verde SBK, a product of a multi-year collaboration wîth the FIM World Superbike Championship. Currently only 28 examples are destined for ÚK shores.

To mark the model's arrival in the ÚK, Alfa Romeo coordinated a thrilling, world first driving dare involving precision driver Paul Swift and British Superbike rider Chris 'The Stalker' Walker. Four wheels met two at Silverstone circuit in a challenging manoeuvre wîth Chris on a Kawasaki ZX-10R Ninja British Superbike 'undertaking' Paul in the Alfa MiTo SBK wîth the car up on two wheels. As Paul took the Alfa MiTo SBK around the sweeping Brooklands corner, Chris throttled in on the inside line, building up enough speed to get the bike over and, for a brief moment, go under the chassis of the Alfa MiTo SBK before speeding out the other side to safety.

Watch the unique stunt performed here: http://youtu.be/7Tm0LMKyLNc

First revealed at the Paris Motor Show in 2012, the Alfa MiTo Quadrifoglio Verde SBK Limited Edition combines Alfa's passion for style and elegance wîth the excitement and competitive edge of the FIM Superbike World Championship – for which Alfa Romeo is sponsor and safety car provider – to create a truly unique edition in the closest ever activation of the long-running partnership.

Powered by the revolutionary and award winning 1.4 Turbo MultiAir 170 bhp Quadrifoglio Verde engine, the head-turning Alfa MiTo SBK Limited Edition features SBK decals, racing body kit including side skirts and rear lower spoiler, complemented by 18' alloy wheels and red Brembo brake callipers for added dynamism.

The limited edition is available in Solid Black wîth an Alfa Red roof.

The motorsport inspired theme continues inside the cabin, wîth red stitched Sabelt® Alcantara® sports seats wîth carbon fibre backs (normally a £2000 option); sports pedals and red-stitched leather §teering wheel and gearstick; while an individually numbered SBK Limited Edition badge guarantees exclusivity and sits below the black carbon fibre-look dash. The Alfa MiTo Quadrifoglio Verde SBK Limited Edition also features dual-zone air conditioning, Blue&Me™ (Bluetooth® hands-free system), cruise control, Alfa Active Suspension, rear parking sensors and much more for a sporty and comfortable driving experience.

The MiTo Quadrifoglio Verde SBK Limited Edition is priced at £21,595 on the road, which represents a customer saving of around £1,200 over the standard MiTo Quadrifoglio Verde fitted wîth the additional equipment.

Alfa Romeo enters its seventh year as a top WSBK sponsor in 2013, providing the official safety car to the championship.

Source - Alfa Romeo
Buick Regal Priced At $30,615
DETROIT – The 2014 Buick Regal goes on sale later this year with a suggested retail price of $30,615, including a $925 destination charge. Standard equipment includes next-generation IntelliLink connectivity with an eight-inch color touch display, 18-inch alloy wheels, rear vision camera, leather-appointed seating surfaces, heated front seats and a new 2.0L I-4 Turbo delivering better power, refinement and fuel economy. Regal is available with two powertrains. A new standard 2.0L tu...[Read more...]
ALL-NEW CTS SEDAN ASCENDS INTO MIDSIZE LUXURY SEGMENT
DETROIT – When the all-new 2014 Cadillac CTS sedan arrives in dealerships this fall, it will offer more interior space, power and technology with more than 20 new standard features compared with the current model. Inside and out, the third-generation CTS sedan grows, ascending into the heart of the midsize luxury market, with an all-new design that is longer, lower and leaner. The new CTS is five inches longer, expanding interior space, but also 244 pounds lighter than the previous mod...[Read more...]
New Holden VF Commodore Range: Looks to Turn Heads, Prices That Change Minds
• Commodore makes cutting-edge technology an every-day luxury • Auto Park Assist, MyLink with Siri Eyes Free* and rear view camera standard • Simplified pricing, added features and value to reward and win new customers • New Evoke nameplate kick-starts the range Holden has significantly increased the value of Commodore with new features and reduced recommended retail prices across the VF sedan and Sportwagon range by between $5,000 and $9,800. Launching a simplified line-up, Holden has crea...[Read more...]
MERCEDES-AMG HELPS TO ENSURE SAFETY IN FORMULA 1
In the new 2013 Formula 1® season, Mercedes-AMG will once again help to ensure safety at all Formula 1® races forming part of the FIA Formula One World Championship™. For the 18th year the performance brand of Mercedes-Benz is providing the Official F1® Safety Car and the Official F1® Medical Car. The SLS AMG GT with 435 kW (591 hp) and the C 63 AMG Estate with 358 kW (487 hp) will be deployed at the direction of Race Control officials usually when weather or incidents are considered to impact o...[Read more...]
Mopar® Customized Rides Take Spotlight at Beijing International Automotive Exhibition
 Company's Service, Parts and Customer-care Brand to Display 'Moparized' Chrysler 300 Ruyi Design Concept, Jeep® Wrangler Arctic and Fiat® Freemont • Fiat Freemont features numerous Mopar accessories • Jeep® Wrangler Arctic gets 'Moparized' • 'Moparized' Chrysler 300 Ruyi Design Concept to make debut • New 172,222 square-foot Mopar product distribution center in Shanghai distributes more than 35,000 parts and accessories Auburn Hills, Mich. - Chrysler Group LLC will head to the...[Read more...]
147
156
164
1750
1900 SS
2000
24HP
2600
6C
8C
8C 2600
90
Alfetta
Arna
BAT
Giulia
Giulietta
Junior Zagato
Milano
Montreal
P3
RL
Spider
Sport Sedan
Sprint Zagato
SZ
Tipo 158 Alfetta
Tipo 33
TZ

© 1998-2014. All rights reserved. The material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.