The final version of beautiful Competizione Alfa Romeo 8 c of exclusive, Gran Turismo, which is produced in a limited edition car debut in Paris. The car, designed by Alfa Romeo, is directly from the concept car that derived such admiration at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2003 and benefited from the best technical and industrial expertise, which can offer the sports centre of Alfa Maserati. The cooperation between the two manufacturers was carried out, to the integration between the departments of design of the Alfa Romeo and Maserati production departments ensure.
Alfa-Romeo-8, which last glorious s C Competizione Alfa Romeo is inspired are the values of the brand emotion and technology project in the future. The Alfa Romeo begins historic references with the name not quite having regard to the great sporting tradition. 8 C-code is used to identify cars (race and road) years in the 1930s and 1940s, with Jano produced revolutionary eight-cylinder engine of the famous designer Vittorio equipped. The term ‘ Competizione ‘to as a tribute to the ‘ 6 C 2500 Competizione’, a sports car with duo Fangio and Zanardi in the famous Mille Miglia race driven in 1950.
The name ‘8 c Competizione’ own the history of Alfa Romeo sports is not an arbitrary invention but a distinctive sign. A true legend that emerges from the countless victories won at tracks all over the world by the ability of men and his passion for racing, search engine and advanced technology and a taste for new challenges.
This link with the values of the history of Alfa Romeo adds additional relevancy to the term ‘ Competizione’; When projected into the future, it is the feeling of constant dynamics, which distinguishes a brand in the pursuit of excellence, increasing the competitiveness and technological innovation. This is the explanation behind the function of the new car, which is not a point of arrival, but a base designed to confirm that the unique place the Alfa Romeo in the world: its capacity at the same time with an exciting way to drive satisfaction.
Style and aerodynamics: Tradition and innovation
The attractive form makes created by Centre of Alfa Romeo-style with their hand-built boat this car only the level of the Gran Turismo. Designers have worked hard to ensure that the aerodynamic requirements and performance is the original concept of the car have not changed. The style remains an incredibly clean form, each element of interference in the General harmony fourth-placed.
Solutions, in the Alfa Romeo 8 c-maximum aerodynamic efficiency reach introduced was, are not limited to the form. Air wrapped around the car and unfettered follows its natural course of corners and consistency. All surfaces of the pillar and glass and profiles together with the shape of the mirror of the door and the location is optimized by modelling and wind tunnel testing and actual models. Establishing an effect of the soil, a negative CZ (lift) gives help increase stability at high speed has attention the racing cars.
Aggression of a car focused the compact dimensions designed to maximize efficiency of driving.
Car surfaces are very cleverly sculpted and cast. In detail, the additional momentum is given by the horizontal Groove cut in the side on the front panel. The hind wings emphasize large wheels and powerful muscles the personality of the model and performance without prejudice to gently flowing lines, almost like too good formal single outer details underline: drop shaped embedded lighthouse, to handle door Pearl in front spoiler, rear bright LEDs, a mixture of technology and rationalism Zijnvervanging. The Alfa Romeo with a new interpretation of the “whisker” and the coat of arms still shows the front of the features.
The innovative way announces details and proportions of the future cars of Alfa Romeo, but also with the last emotion and historical allusions is impregnated: 33 Stradale Coupe, the Giulia TZ and many other big names in the history of motor racing. The Centre of Alfa Romeo style developed new colors in the form of the 8 C Competizione matching curvy shapes of cars proposed stress even a hint of modern and technology Alfa Romeo.