2018 Alfa Romeo 4C
- Handling is razor-sharp
- Featherweight chassis enables impressively quick acceleration
- Fuel economy estimates are good and achievable in the real world
- Sparse availability and limited appeal guarantee exclusivity
- Steering is high effort at low speeds
- Rearward visibility is poor, and no rearview camera is available
- Few interior creature comforts and almost no cargo and storage space
- Ride is bone-crushingly harsh, notably with the Track package
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Features & Specs
Our experts’ favorite 4C safety features:
- Rear Parking Assist System
- Helps the 4C park by sounding an alert if an object is detected close to the rear bumper.
- Bi-Xenon Headlamps
- Illuminate more of the road ahead than the standard halogen headlights.
- Hill Start Assist
- Prevents the 4C from rolling backward on a hill from a stop when the driver releases the brake and presses the accelerator.
2018 Alfa Romeo 4C for Sale
The 2018 Alfa Romeo 4C is a two-seat sports car that offers performance rather than practicality or everyday livability. Alfa's parent company, Fiat Chrysler, typically produces vehicles in many trim levels, then offers plenty of choices in terms of option packages and individual features. The 4C is different, only coming in one trim and two body styles. The small list of options and packages that are available center around luxury, performance and cosmetic upgrades.
As a focused, track-ready sports car, the 4C is all about its lightweight carbon-fiber construction, incredibly powerful four-cylinder engine and quick-shifting dual-clutch automatic transmission. Standard features for the sparingly equipped coupe include summer performance tires, air conditioning, Bluetooth, satellite radio and a retro Alpine head unit. The costly convertible version also includes leather seats. You can add those seats to the coupe, along with additional leather trim, exterior and interior carbon-fiber elements, a Track package that further increases the 4C's handling abilities, and rear parking sensors. Additional passenger comforts and advanced safety technologies simply aren't available.
The 2018 Alfa Romeo 4C even goes so far as to forgo power steering, relying on a manual rack to both save the weight of a power-steering system and to provide more direct steering and feedback from the front wheels. The Alfa 4C definitely tests a buyer's commitment to performance by offering almost nothing else for the money.
Purchasing a 4C is a decision not to be taken lightly — its cramped interior, spartan accommodations, and meager cargo and storage space put it at a severe disadvantage against its primary rivals. But, for certain buyers, the 4C's traffic-stopping exterior styling and pure focus on the driving experience might give it the edge. Its exclusivity might also be attractive to those who see a glut of German and American sports cars on a daily basis. You don't have to pay much of a premium for its rarity since the 4C is priced similarly to other sports cars in this performance category. Remember, however, that rivals will offer much more standard and optional equipment than what is available for the 4C.
When you're ready to purchase your hardcore Italian sports car, use Edmunds' shopping tools to help build your ideal 2018 Alfa Romeo 4C and compare dealer prices.
2018 Alfa Romeo 4C Overview
The 2018 Alfa Romeo 4C is offered in the following submodels: . Available styles include Spider 2dr Coupe (1.7L 4cyl Turbo 6AM), and w/Prod. End 09/17 2dr Coupe (1.7L 4cyl Turbo 6AM).
What do people think of the 2018 Alfa Romeo 4C?
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