Thursday, April 2, 2009

Exotic Car | Alfa Romeo 8C Exotic Car

AnotherExotic Car known great luxury sports car is featured here introducing the Alfa Romeo 8C this exotic car has the same engine design of Maserati's Quattroporte, which is a V8 but they have enlarged it to a 4.7 liter that produces a horsepower of 444 at 7,000 rpm and 347 lb ft at 4,750 rpm of torque the redline of this exotic car is 7,500, Alfa Romeo 8C has a well designed weight distribution, by placing its engine in the front axle of this exotic car is one of its technique to achieve this.
Alfa Romeo 8C has a 6 speed sequential manual transmission that has been mounted in the rear axle to achieve its proper weight distribution, Alfa Romeo 8C has 5 modes of driving, the Manual-Normal, Manual-Sport, Automatic-Normal, Automatic-Sport and Ice.
The wind that lifts cars running at high speed has been reduced with its weight distribution technique making this exotic car run at high speed without you feeling unease.
The high-threshold stability control system of this exotic car combining it with the double-wishbone suspension and equipped with a Pirelli P Zero Corsa tires are one of the big factors in making their traction control better and is what keeps this exotic car on the road.
500 units of Alfa Romeo 8C will be produced and half of them will be distributed in the US.

2009 Alfa Romeo 8C Exotic Car Specs
Drive Type: front-engine, rear-wheel-drive, 2-passenger, 3-door hatchback
Engine: DOHC 32-valve V-8, aluminum block and heads, port fuel injection
Displacement: 286 cu in, 4691cc
Horsepower: 444 bhp @ 7000 rpm
Torque: 354 lb-ft @ 4750 rpm
Transmission: 6-speed manual with automated shifting and clutch

0 to 60 mph: 4.2 sec
0 to 100 mph: 9.5 sec
Standing ¼-mile: 12.7 sec
Top speed: 181 mph

City driving: 12 mpg
Highway driving: 17 mpg
Alfa Romeo 8C Exotic Car Price: $250,000
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