The Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Revs Engine A Bit, Gets Ready To Race…


We know yesterday was Maximum Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Day, but we've got so much good content from our day at the Meadowbrook Concours d'Elegance, we just had to show you. For instance — the above video we somehow managed to smuggle out of the glove-switching hands of the folks at Fast Lane Daily — it's the… » 8/02/07 11:15am 8/02/07 11:15am

We Enjoyed The Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione More Than Her Anyway

While one of us was spending his time with a lady named Alfa at the Meadowbrook Concours d'Elegance press preview — another publication was busy checking out some other ladies. We however, know the difference between high class and not-so-much — of course that may be because we once dated the one on the left. [Autoblog » 8/01/07 3:30pm 8/01/07 3:30pm

Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Live From Meadowbrook, But Why Are We Crying?


Although the video's really loud — the boys from the show that lives life in the FastLane so often it's Daily snagged some video of the new Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione from yesterday's US reveal. It looks so pretty when it's moving...and you can hear the engine...wait...it's moving and I can't hear the engine. I'm… » 8/01/07 3:00pm 8/01/07 3:00pm

Mama Mia! The Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Is Beautiful Like-a The Nature

Ah, now this is more like it — the beauty of the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione cannot be contained by a mere studio. No, it must be free. It must be out of doors. It must merge its beauty with the beauty of nature. Much like it's doing in these highly p-chopped press shots from Alfa Romeo. And fear not, lovers of the 8C… » 8/01/07 1:20pm 8/01/07 1:20pm

The Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Gives Us A Fever Even In A Sterile Studio

As Maximum Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Day continues, we're now onto the press photos released by the kind folks at the Italian automaker. For the first grouping, here are the on-set exterior press shots. They're nice, yes — but as I'm sure you can tell — if it weren't for the fact that it's the 8C Competizione, they'd… » 8/01/07 12:30pm 8/01/07 12:30pm

Hey, Grandma! I've Got Some Wheels, Wanna Race?

Don't think we didn't notice the obvious hilarity in this shot we took yesterday at the US reveal of the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione. The best part — the driver of the $200,000-plus supercar was revving his engine. This "race" is kind of like our way of showing Maximum Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Day is totally in… » 8/01/07 11:10am 8/01/07 11:10am

The Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Commercial Is So Beautiful It Makes Us…


To start Maximum Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Day off, we've got some hot commercial action for you. The folks at Alfa have put together a promo video befitting of an Italian stallion supercar — filled with beautiful shots of the 8C powering through the hills, beautiful shots of CGI engines and powertrains and… » 8/01/07 9:20am 8/01/07 9:20am

Get Thee Ready For Maximum Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Day

Given the amount of interest generated in our first-glance at the stateside release of the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione, one of us is dedicating himself to providing an absolute heap of content tomorrow on the first Alfa Romeo for US streets since 1995. So yeah, there's a storm front coming kids, can ya feel that chill… » 7/31/07 11:30pm 7/31/07 11:30pm

Report: Alfa Coming to US in 2009, Bringing 8C, Brera, Spider

Oh good — Fiat's so flush, it's sending Alfa to the states earlier than expected. In fact, the UK's Just Auto says we'll start seeing launch activity by the end of 2008. The mag's also making with new details about the lineup. We already knew the 8C Competizione and its Spider sibling will be the halo cars — as if we… » 7/03/07 10:22am 7/03/07 10:22am

Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione at the 'Ring

Sure, we've seen Alfa Romeo's 8C Competizione a few times up close, and had to cower like Quasimoto in its Esmeralda-like presence. Now it's out being flogged on Germany's Nürburgring, which is likely quite a vision. Say spies, this proto version offers a few mild changes, including air intakes, a softening around the… » 5/16/07 12:42pm 5/16/07 12:42pm

Cold Shower Coming Up: Alfa Romeo Launches 8C Competizione Minisite

As if we needed any more teasing by the CTs at Alfa Romeo. Yeah, yeah, all the 8C Competizione models destined for production are spoken for. And yeah, it'll be 200 something grand. But did they have to design it to mimic Natalia Estrada on holiday by the Adriatic? Next thing, we'll be watching the Alfa studio with a… » 12/20/06 4:01pm 12/20/06 4:01pm

Alfa Romeo Bringing Spider Concept to Pebble Beach

Italy's Autoblog.it notes that Alfa will be bringing a new concept roadster (purrrrr) to this year's Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance. Dubbed the 8C Spider, the two-seater was derived from the company's 8C Competizione coupe, whose on-again, off-again production plans have bred thoughts of self-immolation for millions… » 8/11/05 11:41am 8/11/05 11:41am