Alfa Romeo‘s chief executive officer Harald Wester indirectly confirmed the 4C can receive a superior version someday within the future.
Alfa Romeo contains a heap riding on the 4C as it is a model which may primarily build or break the Italian marque so that they have to be compelled to build the foremost of their light-weight rear-wheel drive automobile. the prevailing version puts out 240 PS (176 kW) and 350 Nm (258 lb-ft) from its little nonetheless punchy Four-cylinder, 1.75-liter turbocharged gasoline engine however the company’s chief executive officer says the chassis has what it takes to handle a lot of power and “there is space” to extend this 134 PS / liter ratio of the engine.
This statement doesn’t come extremely as a surprise since back in October last year there was a rumor regarding Alfa Romeo coming up with a Stradale spinoff with 269 PS (198 kW) supported a track-only 4C sport variant.
In connected news, Harald Wester conjointly aforesaid the U.S.-spec model needed lots of labor, as well as a strengthened and tweaked suspension moreover as totally different front & rear frames. They conjointly changed the monocoque and put in a lot of goodies as commonplace instrumentation whereas the bug-eyed headlights of the eu version were replaced with those of the 4C Spider concept.
Alfa Romeo plans on marketing more or less 800-900 units of the 4C this year in the United States once the model goes on sale this June. valuation details haven’t been disclosed nonetheless but Wester said it’ll begin at around 55,000 USD and go up to 70,000 USD for the fully-developed model.