Alfa Romeo Visconti

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Alfa Romeo Visconti
Manufacturer Alfa Romeo
Production 2004
Designer Giorgetto Giugiaro at Italdesign
Body and chassis
Class Concept car
Body style 4-door saloon/coupe
Layout FF layout/Four wheel drive
Platform GM/Fiat Premium platform
Related Alfa Romeo 159
Alfa Romeo Brera & Spider (939)
Engine 60° V6 3.2 L (3195 cc) JTS Twin Turbo
Transmission 6-speed automatic [1]
Wheelbase 2,825 mm (111.2 in) [1]
Length 4,955 mm (195.1 in) [1]
Width 1,896 mm (74.6 in)[1]
Height 1,474 mm (58.0 in) [1]

The Alfa Romeo Visconti is a concept car made by Italian car manufacturer Alfa Romeo, designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro. The car was seen for the first time at the Geneva Motor Show in 2004. The car is a four-door coupé and is almost 5 metres (200 in) long. Under the bonnet is a 3.2-litre V6 JTS biturbo engine, which produces 405 PS (298 kW; 399 hp) at 6000 rpm and 680 newton metres (500 ft·lbf) of torque at 2000 rpm.

The car is front-engined all-wheel-drive assisted with rear-wheel steering,[2] with a six-speed automatic gearbox and Brembo's composite ceramic brake discs all-round.

The name Visconti comes from old Milan family ancestry.[2]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Alfa Romeo Visconti". Archived from the original on 12 January 2008. Retrieved 2008-01-01. 
  2. ^ a b "2004 Alfa Romeo Visconti Concept by Italdesign". Archived from the original on 13 January 2008. Retrieved 2008-01-01.