Competition in the SUV class is getting tougher day by day, it encourages Italian luxury car manufacturer, Alfa Romeo, to redesign the Stelvio series that was first launched in 2016.
With all the changes they made, they hope to stand out of the crowd and become leading in the market. Read this post to get information about the Alfa Romeo Stelvio facelift 2020, what changes it brings and what to expect.
All the cars produced by Alfa Romeo are famous for their sporty, luxurious and sexy style. They are made with passion and dedication, and also designed to be a city car and as well as off-road adventure vehicle. Expect the same for Stelvio series. This beauty has a nice shape that goes well with its power as well.
For those who have never had experience with the Alfa Romeo brand before, Stelvio comes just as the right reason. Stelvio supports family and business life, it basically accommodates all needs.
For family and business trip, this car gives comfortable and driving stability. While for adventure, it gives dynamic handle and accuracy. It is the classy yet versatility of Stelvio that makes market can go crazy about it.
The name Stelvio itself is taken from the name of a mountain road in Italy, which is Stelvio Pass. This mountainous road characteristic gives a sporty model to the body and its performance.
Before talking about the changes made by Alfa Romeo to Stelvio series, there is also some part that remains the same of this vehicle. The platform in which the Stelvio is made is still the same, Giorgio Platform, the same platform also used for the Giulia sedan series.
With that said, we can expect dynamic yet stability in the steering wheel. And many believe this is the strongest selling point of this model.
For the engine, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio facelift 2020 will use a hybrid system that is rather light, with a 2.0-liter gasoline engine combined with a 48V electric turbocharger.
This engine is capable of producing energy equivalent to 350-400 horsepower, and it will precisely fill the gap between the base version and the top-range version of Quattrofoglio.
The engine for the top model itself uses a 2.9 liter V6 unit that can produce 505 horsepower. With this much energy, this car can reach 0-60 mph in less than 3.8 seconds. Pretty impressive, isn’t it?
Exterior And Interior
The inside of the Alfa Romeo Stelvio facelift 2020 can accommodate 5 passengers. With two seats that can be folded at the rear, the storage capacity of this car may increase to 56.5 cubic feet. The maximum capacity that this vehicle can carry is an extra 3,000 pounds.
Natural leather will cover all the seats, gives ultimate comfort and luxury. The screen display is 6.5 inches in size, while a 9-inch screen size is available for the control boards on top arrangement.
Alfa Romeo Stelvio uses lightweight materials such as aluminum and wood for the interior which makes this series quite unique and delicate.
For body size, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio facelift 2020 will have 185 inches long, while the wheel base will be 111 inches. The weight in overall is 3,650 pounds, and this is pretty light if we compare to its competitors such as BMW or Porsche.
Release Date & Price
The 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio facelift will be launched at the end of 2019 or maybe in 2020 itself. Of all the upgrades made, this price series will increase by more than $ 50,000.
In addition to updating the top Quadriflogio models, prices will increase significantly. Expect the price to be above $ 80,000.