Giulia Quadrifoglio and Stelvio Alfa Romeo awarded in Great Britain. The super sports sedan was named “Best Sports and Performance Car” as part of the 2018 edition of the “Car of the Year” award of the British magazine What Car ?, while the SUV of the Biscione triumphed in the inaugural edition of the CCT100 Awards of Company Car Today, for the “Premium SUV” category.
Giulia Quadrifoglio has submitted to the judgment of the team of What Car? Prevailing on a fierce and accredited competition. The title of “Best Sports and Performance Car” is the latest in a long series: Giulia, in fact, has achieved seven industry awards in the UK alone over the last 12 months.
Equipped with the engine  2.9 V6 Biturbo petrol with 375 kW (510 hp) this version boasts a weight / power ratio at the top of the category – 2.99 kg / hp – thanks to the extensive use of ultra-light materials. Such as carbon fiber for roof, bonnet, front splitter, rear nolder and side inserts of the miniskirts. The weight of the Quadrifoglio version can be further reduced by two components available on request. The carboceramic brake discs and Sparco seats with carbon fiber rear shell. Also as part of the 2018 edition of the “What Car? Car of the Year “from the British magazine What Car ?, the Alfa Romeo Giulia received a nomination in the” Executive Saloon “category, while the Stelvio received a nomination for the” Large SUV “category.
Stelvio at the top
The first SUV of the brand was awarded the title of “Premium SUV” in the inaugural edition of the CCT100 Awards of Company Car Today. The CCT100 awards compete for the best models available to those who make up corporate fleets. And they are assigned by a jury of industry experts. The winners of each category have been selected according to a wide range of criteria. Including emissions, sales volumes for company fleets, residual value, driver interest, value, practicality and appeal
Lo Stelvio obtained the first prize due to its low volume of emissions. And its safety features, as well as thanks to its elegant and sporty style and its excellent driving characteristics . These are not the only prerogatives that make Stelvio unique and particularly appreciated. The SUV expresses emotions and maximum performances, peculiarities of the most authentic “Alfa spirit”. Which, for the first time in over a century of history, find themselves in a sport utility. Not only that: in the Quadrifoglio version, Stelvio proved to be the fastest SUV in the category. This thanks to the lap record at the Nürburgring and boasts the prestigious five-star Euro NCAP