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    Featured: Industrial designer seeking classic car, sketches his finds as he shops

    The process of shopping for a vintage car can be both a joy and a nightmare. Wrapped up with the exciting opportunity of owning a classic is the anxiety of picking just the right one. Canadian industrial design professor Bruce Thomson and his wife are chronicling all of those ups and downs in a ...

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    Video: This Alfa Romeo Giulia shows why its owner scored a job at Singer Vehicle Design

    The original Giulia may not have been the most beautiful Alfa Romeo ever built, but it was one of the coolest. It was built at two different locations in Milan from 1962 through 1978, and as squared-off as it is, it still has an enduring sense of style. No wonder Alfa is planning on reviving the ...

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    Detroit: Alfa Romeo 4C Spider brings roofless Italian performance to the well-heeled masses

    Following through on its Geneva concept and year-end rumours, Alfa Romeo has introduced a roofless version of its mid-engine 4C at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. Like the Lotus Elise, the canvas top on the 4C Spider isn't some fancy automatic roof. Instead, owners will need to manually sort things ...

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    Official: 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider doffs its cap in Detroit

    With the debut of the 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider the Italian company's North American lineup has officially doubled. Cosmetically, it makes most of its changes up top and out back, starting with its exposure to the sky. The 4C's 236-pound carbon-fibre monocoque was already engineered for open-air ...

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    Video: Watch Alfa Romeo's slightly suggestive lifestyle ad for the 4C

    We haven't watched a car ad with this much European panache in quite some time - and let us be clear, we're using the phrase "European panache" in its marketing sense, which is code for "women in lingerie." But it's Alfa Romeo and it's Italy and it's the 4C and what else would we ever have ...

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    Spy Shots: Mysterious Maserati test mule could be upcoming Alfa Romeo Giulia

    Well well well, what have we here? The truth is that we don't know. It seems to be a Maserati Ghibli, but since that model is already out on the market, we're likely looking at something else. Just what is the question, and the answer likely lies in the wheelbase. While this test mule, spied ...

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    Report: Zagato rarities on display at Italian auto museum to mark 95th anniversary

    This year Zagato celebrates its 95th anniversary, and to mark the occasion, Italy's national automotive museum has opened a special display dedicated to the famous Milanese design house. Holding court on the ground floor of the Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, dedicated to the memory of former ...

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    Spy Shots: US-spec Alfa Romeo 4C Spider caught naked at a photo shoot

    The Alfa Romeo 4C Spider is getting ready for its reveal and market roll-out, which means it's time to put together broadcast materials, and that means the open-roof coupe has to venture outside. Someone caught a few photos of a yellow example during one such jaunt in Andalusia, Spain during ...

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    Report: Alfa Romeo working on high-performance engines

    During the big Fiat Chrysler Automobiles FCA US LLC announcement of its five-year plan earlier this year, the strategy for Alfa Romeo was easily summarized by brand boss Harald Wester: "Go back to the Alfa Romeo that people admired." Easier said than done. With the 4C as one step in that ...

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    Report: Could Alfa Romeo's new midsize sedan be coming to Canada?

    As the calendar shifts, so do Alfa Romeo's plans. At the LA Auto Show, Harald Wester, head of Alfa Romeo, said the brand would unveil its second North American model – after the sporty Alfa Romeo 4C – next June, but he wouldn't identify the type of car. A report in Automotive News ...