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  1. Irish 159 newbie

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi all, Long time member but non poster. Own my 159 for the last 4.5 years. 2007 1.9 JTDm Lusso. Love/hate relationship with the car really but can't help love the looks, reliability is a different things!!! I'm a petrolhead and this is my first and only diesel, had to have something...
  2. Irish Giulia

    Republic of Ireland
    Looks like we'll be seeing the new Giulia on Irish roads soonish.
  3. Hello from across the Irish Sea

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi folks, Thought I'd say hello as I've just picked up my first Alfa Romeo. I'm over in Northern Ireland, so a big wave to the Scottish members on the west coast I can see on a good day and even the Isle of Mann. I've just picked up a 2003 156 1.9Jtdm Veloce (facelift). I spend very little...
  4. Irish Giulietta spec V Uk spec

    Republic of Ireland
    How different is the spec for a 170 TCT Veloce Irish registered Giulietta V a UK spec unit given the low sales in Ireland? I am hoping no difference as the market is small, why would they bother? Looking at the updated 2016 Giulietta, which I really like. Have a diesel S40 at the mo with dpf...
  5. Irish ALfa Romeo specialists???

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Hi Guys! i am from Ireland! So looking for a good trusted garage who servicing Alfa's in Dublin area or so,i am looking for a swirl flaps removing from plastic manifold and proper blanking holes,had a chat with Ned from Autolusso and he have said my GT equipped with plastic mani and steel flaps(...
  6. New Irish member :)

    Introduce Yourself
    Hey, my name is Andy; student from Ireland and the owner of an 8v 156 JTD. It's my first Alfa but my second Italian (first car was a 16v punto sporting). I join a long line of Italian cars at home...126's, 500's, punto's, uno's, tipo's, 145 boxers, 156 v6's, 166, sud's, 20v coupe's...its a...
  7. Giulietta MY2014, Irish launch

    Republic of Ireland
    I've been told that the Giulietta Model Year 2014 (i.e., "facelift") is finally being launched in Ireland in May, with dealers getting their hands on demonstrators then too. Here's a summary of what's changed in MY2014: New EURO5+ diesel engines: better emissions/consumption all round. New 2.0...
  8. Selling an Irish Brera in the UK

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello everyone I'm looking for some advice please. I am originally from Ireland and bought a beautiful 2.2 Brera there in 2007. In 2010 I moved to Luxembourg and brought my car with me (it current has Luxembourg plates). The time has come for me to part with my Brera as I am buying a new car...
  9. Irish Festival of Speed - 2013 Limerick Racecourse

    Meets & Events Images
    Hi All thought I'd share a few pics I took from the second Irish Festival of Speed in the Limerick Racecourse
  10. New Irish 156 Sport owner

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi All, Been trawling through these forums for the past weeks scoping about, some fantastic detailed information on here I have to say. I was to and from looking for a new car for the past few weeks and looked at everything BMW 320 , Mercedes C200, C220D, Audi, Volkswagan and I never even...
  11. irish Festival of Speed - August 3rd and 4th

    Republic of Ireland
    Yes its back again! Its was an amazing day 2 years ago and this year it will be on for 2 days. We will have a dedicated area in the paddock once again. Each attendee just needs to purchase tickets online here* There is also a load more info on...
  12. How do 156's fair on bad Irish roads ?

    Republic of Ireland
    Hi all I was set on bringing in a 156 Jtd sportswagon from the Uk but my mechanic has strongly advised against it on reliability grounds, saying it will start to rattle very quickly on the bad roads here in west cork and go through suspension parts at a high rate. Am trying not to be put off...
  13. Trying to find an Irish member

    Republic of Ireland
    Hi all - wondering if one of you might be able to help me? I'm trying to contact an old member off here, his name is Pat and he's previously used the names "Lacken" & "Service Enginee", quite a popular and helpful member on here before he left. Does anyone have his number or email address?
  14. Its back..!!!

    Republic of Ireland
    Great time, last time..!!
  15. any irish 156 ti's for sale?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi im looking to buy a 156 ti a facelifted one. let me know what you got thanks
  16. Remapping - an Irish opinion required

    Republic of Ireland
    Hello all, It's been a while since I last posted, looking for some advice from those of you better informed than I. I'm considering getting my 1.9 JTD GT remapped. Obviously the main attraction is the uplift in HP and torque. Thing is, I'm concerned by horror stories I've happened across...
  17. Truth that Irish people

    Republic of Ireland
    Do talk an awful lot. We are one of the highest post counts for regions on the site. Alfa Romeo Meets & Events - Alfa Romeo Forum Proof that we talk an awful lot :D Now onto more talking and posting :D
  18. irish registered car..

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi just need a little bit of advice ...ive been offered a southern irish registered alfa 156 1.8 on 2002 model mileage 117000 for £400 only its gonna need to be reregistered on eng plates plus taxing not sure if the current mot stands in this country ..i was buying with the view to stripping it...
  19. First time Irish 156 owner!

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi all, First time Alfa owner from Dublin here. Have always let my head rule my heart with car purchases before, but decided to turn things around this time! :inlove: Picking up my 00 Alfa 156 1.6 today, it's an absolute minter previously owned by an AO forum member. I can't wait to get behind...
  20. IFS-2011 Aftermath Thread

    Republic of Ireland
    Am assuming other one will eventually get locked :) So creating an aftermath thread for us all.. Also - images thread here I'll get the video of the various clips together tomorrow. Was a great...