Starts with a special model Alfa Romeo the market launch of the Stelvio. The first SUV of the brand can be ordered in the so-called "First Edition" at prices starting from 56.000 Euro. The drive takes over an 2,0-liter turbo gasoline engine with 206 kW / 280 PS, which is coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The equipment of the up to 230 km / h fast Allraders includes xenon lights, leather seats, navigation system and a reversing camera.
Named after the Italian name of the Stilfser Joch alpine pass, Alfa competes against BMW X3, Jaguar F-Pace and Porsche Macan, among others. In addition to the four-cylinder turbo, there will also be a 375 kW / 510 PS strong 2,9-liter six-cylinder gasoline engine and a four-cylinder diesel with 2,2 liter displacement and 154 kW / 210 PS. The starting price for the model series calls the Fiat subsidiary yet, around 40.000 euro but should at least accrue. (Holger Holzer / SP-X)