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2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Pictures | Photo Gallery

2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Photo Gallery

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Performance and Driving Impressions

2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Review<p>Performance and Driving Impressions Rating:<p>On paper, the Giulia Quadrifoglio and its preeminent rivals are neck and neck. In practice, the Alfa is a revelation in real life as well as on the racetrack. Its engine makes hair-raising music and facilitates …

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Engine and Transmission

2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Review<p>Engine and Transmission Rating:<p>Implanted with a rhapsodic twin-turbo 2.9-liter V-6 and an exquisitely calibrated eight-speed automatic transmission, the rear-drive-only Giulia Quadrifoglio is a riot to pilot. The Italy-built, Ferrari-derived engine produces …

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Exterior Design and Dimensions

2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Review<p>Exterior Rating:<p>Designed to seduce and built to excite, the Giulia Quadrifoglio is the sexiest sedan alive today. Flashing carbon fiber and fitted with aero add-ons, the QF has an athletic stance and a curvaceous body that make it irresistible to the …

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Warranty and Maintenance Coverage

2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Review<p>Warranty Rating:<p>The Giulia Quadrifoglio has an average limited and powertrain warranty at four years or 50,000 miles. Its corrosion protection period is also average, but it can’t match the 12 years or unlimited miles of coverage provided by BMW and Audi. …

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Fuel Economy and Driving Range

2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Review<p>Fuel Economy and Driving Range Rating:<p>Our selected set of supersedans is virtually tied atop the EPA ratings, with the Giulia Quadrifoglio earning 17 mpg city and 24 mpg highway. While the Alfa, BMW, and Audi bested their highway figures by 2 mpg on our …

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2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

A gorgeous sedan that perfectly balances aggression and finesse.<p>Overall Rating:<p>Alfa Romeo may be unfamiliar to many Americans, but its beautifully curved and brutally powerful Giulia Quadrifoglio is a kick-ass way to kick-start awareness. Based on the superb Giulia sedan, the QF (for short) boasts …

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2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Ti Sport Long-Term Arrival

And now, for something completely different<p>Dedicated readers closely following my career (Hi, Mom! Thanks for reading, Grandpa!) will no doubt recall I recently returned our previous Car of the Year, the Chevrolet Bolt EV. Normally, trading a hatchback for a sedan would be no cause for commotion; …

2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

We’re guessing it won’t be boring.<p>Say what you will about the reliability of Alfa Romeo’s cars, but know that our new long-term test vehicle, a blood-red Giulia Quadrifoglio, made it well past its engine break-in period before it needed to pay an unscheduled visit to the service department.<p>In fact, …

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Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio vs. Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S Coupe, Porsche Macan Turbo w/ Performance Package: Alfa Stomps Porsche and AMG!

Thanks to these three Europeans, SUVs are finally having their sports-sedan moment, in which we forget about their compromises and just enjoy the drive.<p><i>From the July 2018 issue</i><br>Fifty years ago in these pages, then senior editor David E. Davis Jr. canonized the BMW 2002 in a piece called “Turn Your …

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2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio 2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S coupe, and 2017 Porsche Macan Turbo Photo Gallery

Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio vs. Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S Coupe 4Matic, Porsche Macan Turbo with Performance Package - Comparison Test - Gallery

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2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio

First place.<p>The moment we’d all been waiting for arrived. Everyone, at one point while at the wheel of the Stelvio Quadrifoglio, forgot it was an SUV and stopped driving it like one. Get over sitting up high and it will convince you that it’s a sports sedan. Not just any sports sedan, either—a …

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Alfa Romeo GTV Quadrifoglio (artist's rendering)

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Alfa Romeo GTV Coupe: What We Know about the Two-Door Giulia

The top Quadrifoglio trim will use a hybrid powertrain.<p><b>What It Is:</b> Alfa Romeo is resurrecting its storied GTV nameplate and applying it to a sultry two-door coupe that is expected to offer as much as 600 horsepower and some form of hybrid technology. The news was announced as part of FCA’s …

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How to Play Consistent Golf

×How to Play Consistent GolfINDEX<p>1/5<p>Lesson 1: Making Solid Contact<p>Learn the three keys to pure strikes<br>• Fix fat and thin shots<br>• Develop proper body action<br>• Skills Test: taking good divots<p>2/5<p>Lesson 2: Controlling Shot Direction<p>Master the two major accuracy moves<br>• How to establish a proper grip<br>• Learn to …

We Drove Alfa Romeo's Epic 4C Roadster Down the Iberian Peninsula

I was driving for literally 30 minutes before I got pulled over. It’s a car that’s impossible to drive slowly, and I wasted no time in learning that …

CNN anchors reflect on the life of Anthony Bourdain

"Honestly," CNN's Anderson Cooper said, "it's hard to even talk about him in the past tense at this point."<p>Anthony Bourdain's death is "hard to imagine," Cooper said, channeling the feelings of so many others at CNN.<p>Bourdain's death by suicide shocked viewers around the world. After the news broke …

No One Lived Like Anthony Bourdain. But All Hope to Write Like Him.

Our world was better off—and far more visible—when he was telling stories.<p><i>“My advice is</i><i>, do not try to inhabit another’s soul. You have your own.”</i><p>—Jim Harrison, from “A Part of My History”<p>As news spread Friday morning that Anthony Bourdain had taken his own life in France—the country where his …

From Drunken Tattoos to Noodles With Obama, These Are Anthony Bourdain’s Greatest TV Moments

In over 15 years on TV, Tony did things most of us only dream about.<p>In over 15 years on TV, Anthony Bourdain traveled to more than 80 countries. He went to active war zones, dined with the President of the United States, received drunken tattoos from Iban tribesmen, and ate in opulent dining rooms …

20 of Anthony Bourdain's Best Moments

From bestselling books to world travel, a look back at the celebrity chef's incredible career.<p>Celebrity chef and TV host Anthony Bourdain was found dead of an apparent suicide on Friday morning at age 61. Here, we compiled some of the man's best, most inspiring, most badass, most out-of-this world …

The Original Alfa Romeo 8C Sounds Like Rolling Thunder

Vittorio Jano's twin-supercharged straight-eight is a masterpiece.<p>Alfa romeo is bringing back the 8C. If it sounds half as good as this, a 1930s 8C 2600 Monza, with its twin-supercharged straight-eight, we'll be satisfied.<p><i>Welcome to Better Than Coffee, your daily dose of car sounds designed to help</i> …

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The Giulia Quadrifoglio Is So Much More Interesting Than Its Competitors

Sure, it might not be the outright best luxury sport sedan out there, but it certainly stands out the most.<p>Carmakers like BMW, Audi, and Mercedes all have plenty of fast, luxurious sedans to choose from. They're all incredibly capable, but none of them are as interesting as the Alfa Romeo Giulia …

Alfa Romeo to Debut Giulia, Stelvio Nurburgring Editions

Multiple special editions are headed to Geneva<p>Alfa Romeo claims the Giulia sedan and Stelvio SUV can lap the Nürburgring quicker than all other production vehicles in their respective segments. To celebrate, the automaker is debuting special edition Giulia and Stelvio models at the Geneva Motor …

Alfa Romeo 4C Competizione Photo Gallery

Special-Edition Alfa Romeo Sports Cars to Debut in Genva

Alfa Romeo will show off two new limited-edition models of its 4C sports car at the 2018 Geneva auto show.<p>The 4C Competizione and 4C Spider Italia will be limited to a combined 216 units (108 of each) and will feature a number of model-specific cues to separate the special sports cars from their …

2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio

Whether it's an IKEA run or a track day, Alfa's manic SUV is ready to haul.<p>Is it just us, or has the automotive world gone crazy? Well, okay, crazi<i>er</i>. As evidence, we offer the fact that manufacturers now not only routinely drag their high-performance cars to the fabled Nürburgring to break lap …

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

This Italian sedan seduces the soul and sears the senses.<p>Overall Rating:<p>The gorgeous Giulia Quadrifoglio seduces the soul and sears the senses with a beautiful balance of aggression and finesse. Alfa flaunts its racing pedigree with the four-leaf-clover badge displayed on the Giulia’s shapely …

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Photo Gallery

The 10 Best Bourbons To Drink Right Now

America’s favorite spirit has never been hotter. Bourbon has soared in popularity over recent years for good reason: it’s a whiskey category that …

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Okay, Here's What You Actually Need to Know About Bitcoin

A fast guide to cryptocurrency's golden child.<p>The financial world can't stop talking about bitcoin. In recent weeks, the headlines of business journals and finance sections have covered everything from the importance of investing in bitcoin to how the bubble is about to burst (within days of …

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