Alfa Romeo Diva
|Alfa Romeo Diva|
|Assembly||Arese, Milan, Italy (Carrozzeria Granturismo)|
|Designer||Wolfgang Egger (Centro Stile Alfa Romeo)|
|Body and chassis|
|Body style||2-seater coupe|
|Engine||3.2 L (3,179 cc) V6|
|Transmission||6-speed robotized manual gearbox (Selespeed)|
|Wheelbase||2,402 mm (94.6 in)|
|Length||3,894 mm (153.3 in)|
|Width||1,896 mm (74.6 in)|
|Height||1,182 mm (46.5 in)|
|Curb weight||1,100 kg (2,425 lb)|
The Alfa Romeo Diva is a concept car of the Italian automobile manufacturer Alfa Romeo. The car was first shown at the Geneva Motor Show in 2006. The car was developed through a collaboration between Centro Stile Alfa Romeo, Fiat Group's research center Elasis and the Espera design school led by Franco Sbarro. The design of the car goes back to the icon Alfa Romeo 33 Stradale, making use of the butterfly doors. Although the car has the characteristic Alfa-nose, the nose is much like on a Formula 1 car. The car is built on a heavily modified chassis from an Alfa Romeo 159 and a transverse mounted 3.2 liter 290 bhp (216 kW; 294 PS) Busso V6. The car has top speed of 270 km/h (168 mph) and can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in five seconds.
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