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Best New Current Alfa Romeo Model

Hi Guys.

No question, this is a contentious issue.

So what is the best new model Alfa Romeo currently on sale?

Obviously the Brera and Spider have the most expensive price tags but I'm thinking more along the lines of all-round performance, looks and value for money.

Opinions anyone?

P.S. What a shame Alfa isn't selling a right hand drive 8C.
 
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Re: Best New Current Alfa Romeo Model

Spider, without any doubt.
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8C followed by Spider/Brera
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..the one that sat on the bonnet of the 8C at the Geneva Motor Show.
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I think I would have to say....



The GT.... I love that car... probably the diesel.

3.2 V6 yes please.. such a shame that they discontinued the engine.
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Apart from the 8C, I'd say the GT. I'm not a great fan of the 159/Brera/Spider. That's based on looks and descriptions, I've not driven any of them.
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P.S. What a shame Alfa isn't selling a right hand drive 8C.
Pretty academic for most of us I would think.

Personally I'd go for the Spider, want to extend my mid life crisis for as long as possible !
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Apart form the 8C, the GT especially in 3.2 V6 form.

The Spider, Brera 159 all look too similar and don't really do it for me.
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..the one that sat on the bonnet of the 8C at the Geneva Motor Show.
...followed close second by the GT JTDm for all round looks, performance, economy and price, and also for getting people back into the Alfa fold.
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GT Blacklines I would say. A bargain for what you got.
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Discounting the 8C (as they're all sold so not available in the range as such) I'd say the 159Ti. I could nearly be tempted out of the GTA for one of those.
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well there isnt a huge choice, id say the brera. it looks so special on the road, the gt is looking a bit dated now and was only a stop gap car anyway.
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The 159 Ti. Not that I'm biased
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Either a Brera or a GT
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Based on looks alone i'd say the GT
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Based on build quality and design engineering it has to be the Brera/159.
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Best value is a between the LE spider and the blackline GT - both very nice cars

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Best all round package is the 159. It's one of the best cars in the segment for looks, handling, build quality, value for money and performance. Unfortunately you can't say that about the other models (although if I had a free choiuce I would have bought a Brera).

The GT's lovely, but too long in the tooth to compete.
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Best alround package is that 147 with the 'special' one off alloys which is advertised for 13k!!! on advert car is white one with black roof... great price for alot of italian Alfa...no contest...

but i want a GT as NEXT CAR..
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Based on build quality and design engineering it has to be the Brera/159.
What He Said !!
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So what is the best new model Alfa Romeo currently on sale?

Obviously the Brera and Spider have the most expensive price tags but I'm thinking more along the lines of all-round performance, looks and value for money.

Opinions anyone?
I've been looking at the prices of new models and there isn't that much between a 159tI, a Brera and a well specced GT......from what I've noticed anyway!
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The 159 is the best overall IMHO. A bit too large for me so I'm thinking GT or newer 147 for my next Alfa.
 
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Simple question, simple answer - The one you like the most
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Re: Best New Current Alfa Romeo Model

I quite like the 159 wagon.

Gotta be the model with the roof rails though.

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Best alround package is that 147 with the 'special' one off alloys which is advertised for 13k!!! on advert car is white one with black roof... great price for alot of italian Alfa...no contest...
You mean the Collezione???

Like you say, it's a lot of car for 13k.

Was a bit unsure about the White, but having seen it in the flesh, it does look the business.
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