The 2013 Alfa Romeo 4C Launch Edition that debuted at the Geneva Motor Show in early March 2013, will see only have 1,000 produced. 400 are intended for Europe, the Middle East and Africa markets, 500 for North American customers and 100 to the rest of the world.
|Vehicle Type: Coupe||Base Price: NA|
|Length: 157 in. (398.9 cm)||Wheel Base: 93.7 in. (238 cm)|
|Height: 46.5 in. (118.3 cm)||Width: 82.2 in. (209 cm)|
|Curb Weight: 1973 lbs (895 kg)||Maximum Seating: 2 people|
|Engine: Turbo Inline-4 Cylinder||Displacement: 1750 cc|
|Horsepower: 240 HP||Max RPM: 6000|
|Torque: 259 lb-ft @ 1700 rpm||Transmission: Alfa TCT 6 speed- Automatic|
|0-60 mph: 4.5 seconds||Maximum Speed: 155 mph (250 km/h)|
The 4C Launch Edition is powered by a new all-aluminum 1.75L engine with a turbocharger and direct injection. It produces 240 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque.
The engine is connected to an Alfa TCT dual-clutch 6-speed automatic transmission with steering-wheel-mounted shift paddles. The mechanism enables the car to sprint from 0 to 62 mph in 4.5 seconds and reach a top speed of 155 mph.
This car will be offered in 2 colors, Carrara-White and Alfa-Red. Some of key features include: a racing exhaust system, sports suspension and carbon aerodynamic kit. The body sits on a standard wheel setup measuring 17 inch for the front and 18 inches for the rear wheels.
An optional 19-inch rear and 18-inch front wheel set is also available. The suspension has been upgraded to include a rear anti-roll bar and sportier dampers. Other exterior features are: carbon fiber side-mirror caps, bi-LED headlights, rear spoiler, and front air intakes in front of each front wheel.
The interior welcomes you with sports seats by Alcantara. Those who opt for a red interior coat will also get red stitching on the handbrake, steering wheel, door handles, seats and floor mats. The stylish cockpit brings together all the necessary information to control and drive the car. The footboards and pedal unit for the passenger and driver are made of aluminum.
The new mid-engine RWD 2013 Alfa Romeo 4C Launch Edition is set to become the first Alfa Romeo to be sold directly in the U.S in many years. This car comes with a strong, stiff, yet a light structure that will enable it to outperform many of its competitors.