Alfa Romeo announced today that its first SUV, called Stelvio, will have a US $ 41,995 price for its most basic model when it goes on sale in the country in September.
The Stelvio Ti version, which includes more factory equipment such as 19-inch wheels or an 8.9-inch screen, will have a starting price of $ 43,995.
Alfa Romeo said in a statement that the Stelvio 2018 will feature a turbocharged 2-liter aluminum engine with direct injection that generates 280 horsepower and a torque of 306 lb-ft.
The engine is coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The Stelvio incorporates in all its versions the four-wheel drive system Q4 that can transfer up to 60% of engine power to the front axle.
The vehicle accelerates from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 5.4 seconds and has a top speed of 144 miles per hour (231 kilometers per hour).
The Stelvio Ti version will be able to be equipped with two packages of complements, Sport and Lusso, that will have a price of 2,500 dollars.
The Sport package adds 20-inch wheels, adjusted suspension for sportier driving, high performance sport seats covered in leather and with 12 electric settings, change of cams on the steering wheel and aluminum pedals, among other details.
For its part, the Lusso version adds elements such as Italian leather seats, wooden moldings, luxury steering wheel or aluminum pedals.