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  1. Current factory build times...

    Alfa Giulia
    After faffing about for ages, we've decided to trade in our Giulietta for a Giulia Veloce. Can't find anything in stock or even ex-demo in the colour and packs we want. So it might be a factory order, but we've been quoted up to 14 weeks. Does anyone have any insight into current real-life...
  2. Spider Build Location

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    We're heading off to Italy in our 2001 Spider at the end of next week and, as part of the reason is for its 18th birthday, I'm looking to try and get a photo outside the factory that it was built at. I've used ePer to find the build date, 2001-02-26, which I understand is after production moved...
  3. Build dates

    Alfa Giulia
    I've been given a build date for my Veloce week commencing 20th May and a delivery to dealer date of Friday 12th July. That's 8 weeks post build lead time excluding dealer prep. That's about a month longer that the Super I ordered back in 2017. Is this normal now?
  4. Complete novice fast road engine build, help please!

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi all, I thought I’d start a separate engine thread as I’m rebuilding the engine from the GTV. The engine had been rebuilt by the PO, (camshafts are marked up) compression was good but the few times I had it running it was pretty rough. This was undiagnosed but I wanted to check everything...
  5. A request for those running 295 tyres to post the build date of their cars

    Alfa Giulia
    Quite a few people have fitted the 295 Michelin PS4S tyres to their cars, and some are reporting rubbing while others say there is no issue. It would be very helpful if those with the 295 tyres could share their build dates and whether or not they have had any issues with rubbing? This way we...
  6. Build numbers

    General Alfa Discussion
    Help please! I am trying to establish just how many mark 1(series one) 1750 GTV’s we’re built in right hand drive - together with the cassis number range. Does anyone know the answer? Thanks Christopher Boyce
  7. Prodrive build number?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I'm thinking of finally selling one of my 2.2 Breras next month but I can't work out where Prodrive hid the build number. I've managed to loose some of the original paperwork or maybe never received it when I bought it six years ago. I doubt it's mega important but it would be nice to know. Any...
  8. SUV Super Build

    Alfa Stelvio
    For all you Stelviowners, Quest TV (on Freeview, Freesat and Sky etc) have an hour long programme advertised for next Thursday at 9.00 pm on the development and building of the Stelvio. Might be worth a watch.
  9. Mazda and FIAT to build sports car together

    South Africa
    Mazda Motor Corp. (7261), Japan’s least profitable carmaker, said it’s agreed to jointly develop a sports car with Fiat SpA (F) as part of a broader partnership. Production of the vehicle may begin in 2015, the Hiroshima, Japan-based carmaker said in a statement today. The vehicle will be...
  10. Haters Going to Hate, 147 Build Thread

    Motoring Images
    Welcome to my build thread, I have bought a Alfa 147 Facelift which i pick up the weekend. I am 20 years old and have always been in to the "Stance" scene so this is my latest project I have named that car and my topic "Hater Going To Hate" Due to the style i like may not be to everyone's...
  11. 156 Build Information

    General Alfa Discussion
    Is there anywhere I can find out the build information for my car? With my Ford Ka, I can enter the registration number into Ford ETIS and it lists when the car was built, what options it had, where it was built etc etc
  12. A new spider platform shared with Mazda

    General Alfa Discussion
    According to a source in via Plava (centro stile) could happen.
  13. gtv engine build

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi there, I'm Alan. I live in Lincolnshire and have just bought a 98 GTV which needs an engine rebuild. Some metal must have dropped in the oil pump as it has been damaged and not within limits. I am new to this site and was wondering whether anyone has a good pump to buy. I hope to get it...
  14. Build date

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Out of curiosity does anyone know how to check the build date of there 159?
  15. So ive had a few glasses of wine and ive been thinking!! perfect GT build!!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Ok guys what if..... you were given unlimited financial resources, but you could ONLY use it on your GT to create the perfect driving machine!! I would have made a set of carbon fibre wishbones with magic bushes that never wore out!! I would fit the finest DSG paddleshift gearbox on the...
  16. The G build quality makes me sad

    Alfa Giulietta
    I am really trying to like my Giulietta, but when the gear knob top falls off in my hand, and the fan starts emitting a whirring sound like there is a piece of paper stuck in it and the beautiful Giulietta badge so lovingly designed is stuck on skew by some monkey at the factory and the...
  17. broken cambelt? no problems. 16v 33 build thread

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    so the story goes like this, one of dads mates met this guy through his church who was getting relocated with the army, he also found out that he had a "boxer" that had broken a cam belt and another project car. we got the guys phone number and tried contacting him for about 2 weeks, we...
  18. Autolusso GTA engine build

    Alfa GTA
    Brilliant Blue Sportwagon Powder coating to match :thumbs: Ned
  19. Condensation build up.....

    Alfa MiTo
    We are now approaching the first winter I have owned my Mito 155. I am rapidly starting to notice an extreme build up of condensation in the morning. The back quarter windows are permanently steamed up and almost look a bit "wet" as well. The fronts inc windscreen are a little better, but as...
  20. Alfa Romeo to build 220kw 1.8 Turbo engine

    South Africa
    Guili, Just for you... :cheese: Alfa has announced that it will build a 300bhp or 220kw 1.8 Turbo engine! :wow: Seems this engine is tipped to go into the 4C! It will then be added to other models! It will kick out 125kw per litre of engine size. Making the 98kw/litre of the Giulietta QV look...