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    Weather: sunny, 20.6-20.7°C air, 40.7-35.6°C track
    If battling performances brought home points, we’d have quite a few to show for this second week of action at the Red Bull Ring. Both Kimi and Antonio put in good performances in a good car, displays that in other occasions would have produced a top ten finish. However, this was not one of those days, and a combination of...

    If battling performances brought home points, we’d have quite a few to show for this second week of action at the Red Bull Ring. Both Kimi and Antonio put in good performances in a good car, displays that in other occasions would have produced a top ten finish.

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    Weather: sunny, 27.5-29°C air, 53.3-44°C track   It took seven months to get back racing, but the sweet taste of Formula One action is finally back. More than half a year since the final race in the dazzling lights of Abu Dhabi, here come the familiar feeling of trepidation before the lights-out moment, the butterflies in the stomach during a pit-stop and the elation as the...

    It took seven months to get back racing, but the sweet taste of Formula One action is finally back.

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    Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN ready for start of 2020 Formula 1 season in Austria
    Antonio Giovinazzi’s racing suit will proudly display the “GTAm” logo
    Historic acronym proclaims Alfa Romeo’s performance DNA and seals its technical partnership with Sauber Engineering.

    The Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN team is ready for the official start of the 2020 Formula 1 season, hot on the...

    The Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN team is ready for the official start of the 2020 Formula 1 season, hot on the heels of Alfa Romeo's 110th anniversary on the 24th June.

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    Relive with us the highlights of June 24th, the day Alfa Romeo celebrated its 110th birthday.
    Please find at this link a summary video.
    The show broadcasted live from the Museo Alfa Romeo in Arese is also available on demand at this link.

    Relive with us the highlights of June 24th, the day Alfa Romeo celebrated its 110th birthday.

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    Today, Alfa Romeo officially celebrates its 110th birthday, reopening the doors to its historic museum in Arese.
    Visitors will have access to areas of the museum previously concealed from public view, featuring an additional 150 cars, plus trophies, artwork and engines.
    “Alfa Romeo in Uniform,” a new section dedicated to the cars of the carabinieri – the national police...

    To commemorate a milestone that very few automakers can match, Alfa Romeo today celebrates its 110th anniversary, reopening the doors to its historic museum in Arese, Italy, while following all current health and safety guidelines. The brand invites fans from around the world to see new sections of the museum, enjoy exclusive video content, and join the festivities online.

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    Join us to celebrate the 110th anniversary of Alfa Romeo, live from the Arese museum. Web streaming starts at 3:30 pm CET at this link.

    Join us to celebrate the 110th anniversary of Alfa Romeo, live from the Arese museum. Web streaming starts at 3:30 pm CET at this link.

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    The "Storie Alfa Romeo" series comes to an end in the week of the Brand’s 110th anniversary, highlighting the cars that embody 110 years of styling and technical excellence, all proudly “Made in Italy”.
    Giulia and Stelvio are the ultimate expression of "The mechanics of emotion": a philosophy that has always placed the driver at the heart of a thrilling driving...

    Imagine the infamous Nurburgring Nordschleife on a spectacular day. The iconic “green hell” set deep in the forests. The air is cool and dry – ideal performance conditions. Two months after its launch, the Giulia Quadrifoglio is called upon to conquer a track that over the years has witnessed many Alfa Romeo wins.

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    The 8C Competizione provided a laboratory for the future founded in Alfa Romeo’s roots.
    Identity, values, styling and technical prowess epitomise the brand’s pursuit of option power-to-weight ratio, perfect balance, and driving precision.
    Faced with the challenges of the third millenium, the motoring world stopped for a moment to admire Alfa Romeo’s new jewel: “It's called...

    The 8C Competizione: a laboratory for the future founded in Alfa Romeo’s roots. It was created in the face of the automotive industry’s preparation for the new millennium and it became the banner around which Alfa Romeo would redefine its identity and values - a stylistic and technical point of departure for future product planning.

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    A million people in dealerships at its launch and over 680,000 sales overall: the 156 was one of Alfa Romeo’s greatest ever successes.
    Presented in 1997, it rapidly won over customers and critics and won the all-important “Car of the Year” award in 1998.
    The 156 mixed strength and innovation with classic Alfa Romeo charm, while also reviving the colourful influences that...

    Almost a million people visited dealerships on the first "open doors” Sunday. Over 100,000 orders were taken in a few months. 680,000 total sales recorded between 1997 and 2005.

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    Ingenuity, advanced materials, and styling that marries technological innovation and creativity: these are the ingredients of the Tipo 33’s design.
    Rooted in Alfa Romeo’s competitive spirit, two “non-identical twins” were conceptualized on this racing technology:  the 33 Stradale and the Carabo.
    Designed by Franco Scaglione, the 33 Stradale is a masterful synthesis of...

    Headlights for “eyes”, the front grille for a “mouth”, the front for its “face” – and, of course, the car its “body”, with “shoulders” and “hips” traced by the wheel arches.

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    The Giulietta Spider’s starring role in Italian films at the beginning of the 1960s were the dress rehearsals for the Duetto to comement Italian charm in Hollywood movies.
    The Africa Romeo Duetto was irresistible, seducing Steve McQueen, Dustin Hoffman, and Muhammad Ali.
    Faithful to Alfa Romeo DNA, the Duetto was uch more than a trend-setter: it was deeply elegant and also...

    “It is a very forgiving car. Very pretty, too.” That’s what Steve McQueen had to say about the Duetto. The legendary actor and car enthusiast had been invited by Sports Illustrated to try the Italian spider in the summer of 1966, along with other "fast friends".

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    The fifth episode of the “Storie Alfa Romeo” is set in post-war Italy, rebuilding towards the economic boom.
    Alfa Romeo confirmed its legendary status: the fastest cars on the track and on the road.
    Alfa Romeo became both a status symbol and the perfect high performance police cars. Both the State Police and the Carabinieri have used just about every Alfa Romeo model from...

    In post-war Italy, Alfa Romeo cars were legendary. They proved they were faster than any other car, both on the track and on the road. They were powerful and they always won, no matter what - like good over evil. They had all the right technical and symbolic characteristics to become the natural choice for the State Police Corps.

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    The bond between Alfa Romeo and Formula 1 is inscribed in the history of GP racing: Alfa Romeo won the inaugural Grand Prix Championship in 1950, with Nino Farina on board an Alfa Romeo Tipo 158 "Alfetta", a success repeated in 1951 by Juan Manuel Fangio in the Alfetta 159
    Race number One Thousand
    May 13 marks the anniversary of the very first Formula 1 Grand Prix race ever,...

    The bond between Alfa Romeo and Formula 1 is inscribed in the history of GP racing: Alfa Romeo won the inaugural Grand Prix Championship in 1950, with Nino Farina on board an Alfa Romeo Tipo 158 "Alfetta", a success repeated in 1951 by Juan Manuel Fangio in the Alfetta 159

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    Alfa Romeo remained a benchmark during the years before and after the Second World War, while industrialisation began moving the motor car away from the artisan approach towards modern manufacturing
    The 6C Villa d’Este was a trailblazer in terms of elegance, technical novelties, performance and prestige
    Thanks to incomparable sensual styling, the 6C Villa d’Este attracted...

    In 1949, the most prestigious motoring award in the world was the Gold Cup at the Concorso Villa d’Este held on the shores of Lake Como in northern Italy.

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    In the 1930s, the 6C 1750 possessed the unique ability to win races and design awards
    With outstanding power-to-weight ratio and perfect balance, the 6C 1750 launched technical traditions that continue today

    The flying man from Mantua
    On April 13, 1930, just after 5am, the silent shadows beside Lake Garda are shaken by the rumble of an Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 Gran Sport...

    On April 13, 1930, just after 5am, the silent shadows beside Lake Garda are shaken by the rumble of an Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 Gran Sport Spider Zagato driving at 150km/h with its headlights turned off.

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    Stories and characters from the early 20th century, centered around the first car: an elegant convertible capable of a hundred kilometers per hour
    The Frenchman from Naples
    The story begins officially on 24 June 1910 when Anonima Lombarda Fabbrica Automobili (hence the ALFA) is founded. But the A.L.F.A. story starts a few years earlier, with a colourful character: a Frenchman...

    Stories and characters from the early 20th century, centered around the first car: an elegant convertible capable of a hundred kilometers per hour

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    “Storie Alfa Romeo” goes behind the scenes to retrace the 110 years of Alfa Romeo’s history
    Unpublished anecdotes and archive images of the cars on show at the Museo Storico Alfa Romeo, Arese
    Episode 1 begins aboard the brand’s first model, the 1910 24 HP

    Great stories are always exciting. They can even bring a sense of security and reassurance:  just think about every...

    Great stories are always exciting. They can even bring a sense of security and reassurance: just think about every childhood story time.

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    Four-leaf clover in a white triangle: the legendary Alfa Romeo stamp of performance
    Adorns flagship Giulia QV and Stelvio Q
    Superstitious history becomes legendary halmark

    Midrand, 14 April 2020 – The flanks of Alfa Romeo’s flagship Giulia QV and Stelvio Q are adorned by a label almost as legendary as the badge itself. The so-called Quadrifoglio – literally meaning...

    The flanks of Alfa Romeo’s flagship Giulia QV and Stelvio Q are adorned by a label almost as legendary as the badge itself.

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    Readers of the specialist German magazine have named the Alfa Romeo Spider as the most popular classic car in the “Convertibles” category. The Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GT has won the inaugural award for the most coveted “people's sports car”
    Another double win for Alfa Romeo at the “Motor Klassik Awards”. Last time round, readers of the German magazine crowned two of the...

    Readers of the specialist German magazine have named the Alfa Romeo Spider as the most popular classic car in the “Convertibles” category. The Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GT has won the inaugural award for the most coveted “people's sports car”

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    110 years after its foundation, Alfa Romeo returns to its roots, bringing back one of the legends of its history and of motoring in general: Giulia GTA.
    The new Giulia GTA is technically and conceptually inspired by the Giulia GTA of 1965: the “Gran Turismo Alleggerita” developed by Autodelta based on the Giulia Sprint GT that racked up sporting successes worldwide.
    Based...

    110 years after its foundation, Alfa Romeo returns to its roots, bringing back one of the legends of its history and of motoring in general: Giulia GTA.

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    To celebrate the 110th anniversary of Alfa Romeo, a legend in the world of motoring, and a key milestone in the Brand history, is about to return. 
    With a nod to the original, in just 24hrs we take a look at the future. 
    Monday 2, at 4:30 PM CET go to media.fcaemea.com/em-en/alfa-romeo.

    Alfa Romeo looks forward to seeing you at 4:30 PM CET on Monday March, 2

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    Midrand, 25 February 2020 – Alfa Romeo and Jeep will be taking its fastest cars to the Emerald Speed Fest from 28 February to 1 March. The inaugural event takes place at the Emerald Resort and Casino in Vanderbijlpark along a custom-made 1.6km track where high-performance, modern, historic and supercars will compete.
    In its 110th anniversary year, Alfa Romeo will storm the...

    Alfa Romeo and Jeep will be taking its fastest cars to the Emerald Speed Fest from 28 February to 1 March.

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    The Formula One world championship team Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN unveiled its 2020 contender, the C39, before the start of winter testing in Barcelona. The reveal of the car completes the grid, with Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN being the final team to launch its livery ahead of the new season.
    Race drivers Kimi Räikkönen and Antonio Giovinazzi, alongside reserve driver Robert Kubica...

    The Formula One world championship team Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN unveiled its 2020 contender, the C39, before the start of winter testing in Barcelona

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    Fiorano, February 14, 2020.
    Today, Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN came to the test track in Fiorano to see the 2020 car in action for the first time.
    The new C39 completed its first successful outing during today’s shakedown at Fiorano. The team’s 2020 contender, driven by Kimi Räikkönen, began its competitive life as it left the garage at 9.37am with an exotic “snakeskin livery” in...

    Today, Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN came to the test track in Fiorano to see the 2020 car in action for the first time.

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    June 24 will mark Alfa Romeo's 110th anniversary, having dealt motorists’ from race tracks to their emotions.
    For this anniversary, the Alfa Romeo Style Center has designed a new logo. Faithful to the brand’s most iconic elements, the "110" is a dynamic suggestion in graphic form of the transition between the past and the future.
    A number of events will take place...

    On June 24, 2020, the Alfa Romeo brand will mark a new prestigious milestone: we will celebrate 110 years distinguished by technological innovations, sporting successes and memorable creations on four wheels.

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    For the third year running, the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio has won a “What Car?” magazine award, in the "Performance Car of the Year" category of their “Car of the Year 2020”.
    The Giulia Quadrifoglio is powered by the unique 2.9-litre Alfa Romeo V6 Bi-Turbo engine.
    For further information on the award-winning Alfa Romeo Giulia, go to https://www.alfaromeo.com/.

    The...

    The Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio has won a “What Car?” magazine award, in the "Performance Car of the Year" category of their “Car of the Year 2020”.

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    Readers of the magazine AUTO BILD SPORTSCARS chose the 375 kW strong top version of the Alfa Romeo Stelvio as the winner of the category "SUV/Import". A total of 110 candidates in ten classes participated in the competition
    Actually, this SUV is a sports car. At least that is what the readers of the magazine AUTO BILD SPORTSCARS are thinking. They chose the 375 kW strong Alfa...

    Readers of the magazine AUTO BILD SPORTSCARS chose the 375 kW strong top version of the Alfa Romeo Stelvio as the winner of the category "SUV/Import". A total of 110 candidates in ten classes participated in the competition

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    Weather: clear dusk, night, 26.4-24.9°C air, 30.7-27.0°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG: “We bring this season to an end with a challenging race, but we won’t let this overshadow the good work we did this year. After yesterday’s qualifying we split the cars’ strategies to maximise the chances of a good result, but in the...

    We bring this season to an end with a challenging race, but we won’t let this overshadow the good work we did this year.

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    The readers of the magazine SPORT AUTO voted for the Italian sports sedan in two categories. Top model Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio is number 1 in the import classification of the category "Standard cars Limousines/station wagons up to 100,000 Euro" for the third time in a row. Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce wins the import class of the "series production limousines/ station wagons...

    The readers of the magazine SPORT AUTO voted for the Italian sports sedan in two categories.

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    Weather: sunny, 22.6-20.1°C air, 54.0-37.8°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG:"We can be really happy and proud with this result. To bring two cars in the points just outside the podium is the reward for the hard work of everyone in the team. We didn't let our head drop in the races where we were unlucky and now we can...

    We can be really happy and proud with this result. To bring two cars in the points just outside the podium is the reward for the hard work of everyone in the team.

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    As part of the presentation of the new MY2020 Giulia and Stelvio cars, against the splendid backdrop of Valle d'Itria in Apulia, Alfa Romeo is pleased to report that Antonio Giovinazzi will extend his Formula 1 contract with the Alfa Romeo Racing team. The Italian driver will be flying the Alfa Romeo colors in the 2020 Formula 1 World Championship, racing once again alongside...

    As part of the presentation of the new MY2020 Giulia and Stelvio cars, against the splendid backdrop of Valle d'Itria in Apulia, Alfa Romeo is pleased to report that Antonio Giovinazzi will extend his Formula 1 contract with the Alfa Romeo Racing team.

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    Weather: sunny, 20.9-21.9°C air, 28.7-28.4°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG:
    "The results may say we finish this race outside of the top ten, but we can at least point to many positives. We looked a lot more competitive compared to the previous rounds and we were able to be in the fight for a points finish for most of the...

    The results may say we finish this race outside of the top ten, but we can at least point to many positives.

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    Weather: sunny, 24.6-22.3°C air, 46.6-37.0°C track

    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG:"It's disappointing to leave Mexico without points because our overall performance throughout the weekend had been better than previously. Unfortunately, Kimi sustained damage to the floor and cooling system at the first corner. He lost a lot of...

    "It's disappointing to leave Mexico without points because our overall performance throughout the weekend had been better than previously. Unfortunately, Kimi sustained damage to the floor and cooling system at the first corner.

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    Weather: Qualifying: sunny and windy, 22.7-21.5°C air, 38.6-34.0°C track; Race: sunny and windy, 22.0-21.2°C air, 35.5-27.9°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG:
    “We got into the race hoping to be in the top ten but in the end we weren’t able to fight for the points after the opening laps. We showed a much better pace in the...

    We got into the race hoping to be in the top ten but in the end we weren’t able to fight for the points after the opening laps.

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    Victorious at the prestigious Targa Florio in 1923, one of the world's most legendary competitions, the Alfa Romeo RL Super Sport will be presented in the Alfa Romeo Pavilion at the Zoute Grand Prix 2019, from 10 to 13 October.
    The famous four-leafed clover, which will become the symbol of Alfa Romeo for the competition, appears for the first time on this model.
    The model...

    Boasting a unique sporting heritage around the world, the Alfa Romeo brand will be tackling the traditional Zoute Grand Prix once again, with a model which has marked its history.

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    Weather: sunny, 21.7-22.7°C air, 35.1-33.5°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG: “Unfortunately, this was another race that was compromised in the opening lap. Antonio made a good start and looked set to gain some places, but he found himself squeezed between Grosjean and Ricciardo. There was nothing he could do to avoid...

    Unfortunately, this was another race that was compromised in the opening lap. Antonio made a good start and looked set to gain some places, but he found himself squeezed between Grosjean and Ricciardo.

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    Weather: overcast and humid, 30.2-29.5°C air, 37.2-34.2°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG:
    “Finishing with one point in such a rollercoaster of a race is positive, but there is a bit of regret for how the night unfolded. Antonio ran an excellent race, hardly doing anything wrong, and had the Safety Car come out just a few...

    Antonio still managed to rescue a point despite a damaged car, but the feeling of “what if” remains. Kimi had also ran a very solid race, making up places from his starting position and looking set for points. Unfortunately he was caught in an accident with Kvyat when battling against degrading tyres and his race was over.

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    2019 FIA Formula One Gran Premio Heineken D'Italia – Race – Sunday
    Weather: sunny, 20.2-22.1°C air, 31.2-35.0°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG:
    “Scoring two points in our home race is a good way to say thank you for all the support we received this weekend. Antonio drove a really good race in front of his home fans and...

    2019 FIA Formula One Gran Premio Heineken D'Italia – Race – Sunday

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    Alfa Romeo won its first Formula 1 race in Silverstone on 13 May 1950. The finish line was crossed by Nino Farina, who would go on to win the world championship in an Alfa Romeo Gran Premio Tipo 158.Today, another world champion, Kimi Räikkönen, stars in a video that draws an exciting parallel to celebrate that feat.

    Alfa Romeo won its first Formula 1 race in Silverstone on 13 May 1950.

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    Alfa Romeo announced an innovative communication project for the launch of the Stelvio and Giulia Model Year 2020 starring Kimi Räikkönen and his wife Minttu Räikkönen during the press conference at the museum in Arese.
    The C38 car with special exteriors designed for the occasion that will be racing in Monza in the Italian Grand Prix was also revealed.
    Drivers Kimi...

    Alfa Romeo announced a new one-of-a-kind communication project this evening. For the launch of the Giulia and Stelvio Model Year 2020 at the end of this year, Kimi Räikkönen and his wife Minttu Räikkönen will be the stars of a mini-serial of five adverts.

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    The legendary GP Tipo 159 "Alfetta" will be treading the catwalk of the Larusmiani Boutique from September 4 to 15. The exclusive location that represents Italian tailoring excellence and is home to the oldest brand located in Via Monte Napoleone is the ideal setting for the iconic car that won the 1951 F1 championship.
    From September 6 to 8, Piazzale Cadorna in Milan will...

    Alfa Romeo has lined up activities for the Italian Grand Prix sure to excite fans and that will turn this corner of Europe into the focus point of worldwide automotive passion.

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    Weather: cloudy, 16.9-.18.2°C air, 26.6-30.7°C track 
    When tragedies such as the one that took Anthoine Hubert happen, everything else loses relevance. Today we raced to honour the memory of the young Frenchman: it wasn’t a lucky race for us and we leave Spa-Francorchamps empty-handed despite lots of potential. Today, however, it wasn’t the final result that...

    When tragedies such as the one that took Anthoine Hubert happen, everything else loses relevance. Today we raced to honour the memory of the young Frenchman

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    Alfa Romeo is a name steeped in Kyalami folklore, with many local racing championships under its belt at the historic site that plays host to the 2019 Festival of Motoring. And the premium performance brand won’t disappoint, with an exciting line-up on display celebrating the Italian icon’s racing pedigree.
    First up is the latest Stelvio Quadrifoglio, the first Quadrifoglio...

    Alfa Romeo is a name steeped in Kyalami folklore, with many local racing championships under its belt at the historic site that plays host to the 2019 Festival of Motoring.

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    Weather: sunny, 25.1-25.8°C air, 46.6-42.7°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG:
    “It’s been very much a race of two halves for the team. Kimi did really well to drive a clean race and resist pressure from Bottas in the last few laps. Seventh was all we could hope for today so we can be satisfied with these points. As for...

    “It’s been very much a race of two halves for the team. Kimi did really well to drive a clean race and resist pressure from Bottas in the last few laps.

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    Hinwil, 30 July 2019 – Sauber Motorsport AG, which operates and manages the Alfa Romeo Racing team in the Formula One World Championship, have appointed Alessandro Cinelli to the position of Head of Aerodynamics, where he will succeed new Technical Director, Jan Monchaux.
    Alessandro joins Alfa Romeo Racing from Scuderia Ferrari, where he was Head of Aero Experimental Group and...

    Sauber Motorsport AG, which operates and manages the Alfa Romeo Racing team in the Formula One World Championship, have appointed Alessandro Cinelli to the position of Head of Aerodynamics, where he will succeed new Technical Director, Jan Monchaux.

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    Weather: rainy, 21-22.1°C air, 25.9-27.3°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG: “It is extremely disappointing to have both cars penalised and pushed out of the points in what had been such an exciting race. The situation arose during the laps we spent behind the Safety Car ahead of the standing start: we suffered a dysfunction...

    It is extremely disappointing to have both cars penalised and pushed out of the points in what had been such an exciting race.

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    Hinwil, 17th July 2019 – Sauber Motorsport AG, which operates and manages the Alfa Romeo Racing team in the Formula One World Championship, are pleased to announce that Head of Aerodynamics, Jan Monchaux, will be promoted to the position of Technical Director, starting from August 1st, 2019.
    The move will follow the departure of current Technical Director, Simone Resta, at the...

    Sauber Motorsport AG, which operates and manages the Alfa Romeo Racing team in the Formula One World Championship, are pleased to announce that Head of Aerodynamics, Jan Monchaux, will be promoted to the position of Technical Director, starting from August 1st, 2019.

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    Weather: overcast, 18.1-18.8°C air, 28.4-27.9°C track
    Silverstone and its history. The Alfetta and its heritage. Kimi and his unmistakeable style. The British Grand Prix weekend was a thrilling one in a unique setting and with great characters – definitive proof that Old School still has got it.
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG:...

    2019 FIA Formula One Rolex British Grand Prix – Race – Sunday

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    Tonale wins Readers’ Choice Design Award 2019
    The Tonale was revealed to the public at the Geneva motor show in March and made its UK debut at last week’s Goodwood Festival of Speed

    The Alfa Romeo Tonale concept has been honoured with the Readers’ Choice Design Award at this year’s influential Auto Express Awards, just days after it wowed the crowds with its UK debut at...

    The Alfa Romeo Tonale concept has been honoured with the Readers’ Choice Design Award at this year’s influential Auto Express Awards, just days after it wowed the crowds with its UK debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

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    To celebrate the victory of the first GP in the history of F1, which ran at Silverstone on May 13th, 1950, Alfa Romeo brings on the English racetrack the GP Tipo 159 "Alfetta", the evolution of the 158 that Nino Farina drove to win the first race.
    The car will lead the drivers’ parade before the race. Alfa Romeo Racing Team driver Kimi Räikkönen will be at the wheel.
    The...

    The legendary Alfa Romeo GP Tipo 159 “Alfetta”, which is the evolution of the 158 that won the first grand prix in the history of F1 (Silverstone, 13 May 1950) driven by Nino Farina, will be leading the way.

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    Weather: sunny, 33.6-33.2°C air, 51.7-51.5°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG:
    "I am very pleased with the work we did today. We put two cars in the points for the first time this season and we showed again we can compete towards the front of the midfield. Both Kimi and Antonio raced intelligently, knowing when to attack...

    2019 FIA Formula One myWorld Grosser Preis von Österreich – Race – Sunday

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    Midrand, 27 June 2019 – Since launching in November 2017, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio has set the bar within the executive SUV class, when it comes to delivering a thrilling driving experience, outstanding performance and for its eye-catching, sporty styling. Now, the 2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year finalist also adds most cost-effective vehicles to service to its ever-growing...

    Since launching in November 2017, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio has set the bar within the executive SUV class, when it comes to delivering a thrilling driving experience, outstanding performance and for its eye-catching, sporty styling.

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    Weather: sunny, 26.3-26.5°C air, 56.7-53.5°C track
    Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing and CEO Sauber Motorsport AG: "It was very good to bring back the team into the points. All weekend, we have showed our fighting spirit and that we can compete with teams like Renault and McLaren. Kimi drove an excellent race, withstanding incredible pressure from Hülkenberg...

    2019 FIA Formula One Pirelli Grand Prix de France – Race – Sunday

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    Tomorrow, at the National Automobile Museum in Turin, the exhibition“Auto&Design - Il Progetto Raccontato” opens, dedicated to the first 40 years of this prestigious magazine.
    On show will be 3 concept cars: the Alfa Romeo Protèo (1991), Fiat Scia (1993) and Lancia Dialogos (1998). Each of these, having left their mark on the history of car design, are today part of the...

    From the 19th of June to the 10th of November, theMAUTO – or Museo Nazionale dell’Automobile di Torino – will play host to the exhibition “Auto&Design - Il Progetto Raccontato”, devoted to the first 40 years of this fine specialist magazine. It features a journey through time over four decades of publication, from objects used in the editorial office in the early 1980s down to the digital editions of today.

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