31 Jul '13, 2am

2015 Alfa Romeo Spider to use a turbo 1.4 with 170 hp

2015 Alfa Romeo Spider to use a turbo 1.4 with 170 hp

New details of the next Alfa Romeo Spider have emerged, adding to the considerable excitement circling around the brand’s latest rear-wheel drive-only rebirth . Autocar UK reports that the modern roadster (yet to be unveiled; 2010 Pininfarina 2uettottanta concept shown above) will use a turbocharged MultiAir 1.4 litre engine with upwards of 170 hp. The new Spider will not have the 4C sports car ’s exotic and expensive all-carbonfibre construction, employing a more conventional body structure co-developed alongside Mazda’s next MX-5 . Generous use of high-strength steel will keep the weight down to within the region of 1,000-1,100 kg, compared to the 4C’s featherweight 895 kg. No body panels will be shared between the Spider and MX-5, though plenty of underbody structures will be identical to keep costs down. Each will have its own unique styling and driving characteristics...

Full article: http://paultan.org/2013/07/31/2015-alfa-romeo-spider-to-u...

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