The Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio and Stelvio Quadrifoglio NRing will be launched in Australia in the third quarter of the year in a limited run.
Pricing kicks off at AUD $182,900 (USD $125,027) for the sedan and AUD $189,900 (USD $129,812) for the SUV. Both add exclusive equipment and are accompanied by an Authenticity Certification from the FCA Heritage department, usually reserved for historic cars.
Both the Giulia and Stelvio special editions share some of the gear between them, including the Circuito Grey livery, which is exclusive to this spec, carbon fiber V grille insert and side mirror caps, and carbon ceramic brakes with red calipers. There are also Sparco bucket seats with red stitching and carbon shell structure, black and red leather with Alcantara inserts and leather and an Alcantara steering wheel with carbon fiber insert.
Furthermore, the Giulia Quadrifoglio NRing adds exposed carbon fiber roof (a first for this car), Dark Miron ‘Giulia’ badge and 19-inch alloy wheels in the same shade, whereas the Stelvio brings Dark Miron ‘Stelvio’ and ‘Q4’ tailgated badges, 20-inch alloy wheels and a panoramic sunroof.
In both cases, the engine compartment houses a 2.9-liter, twin-turbo V6, developed by Ferrari. It puts out 503 HP and 600 Nm (443 lb-ft) of torque, rocketing the Stelvio to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 3.8 seconds, and up to 283 km/h (176 mph). The Giulia is 0.1 seconds slower to 100 km/h (62 mph), but has a higher top speed of 307 km/h (191 mph).