The Italian company Alfa Romeo plans in 2018-2019-th year to build a sedan that can compete with the German models of Mercedes E-Class and BMW 5-Series.
The new sedan will be the successor of the model with an index of 166, and will be created in the mid-size platform Maserati Ghibli, the presentation of which is scheduled for the Shanghai motor show in April this year.
Then Marchionne said that if such an Alfa Romeo has released, it certainly would have a common platform with the Maserati and be made on the same assembly line in Turin.
In the European market, it may be available and the 4-cylinder turbocharged engine MultiAir series.
Also not ruled out the emergence of a version with all-wheel drive, as the platform model Maserati Ghibli provides such an opportunity.
The length of the rear-wheel drive model was 4.7 meters and the width is 1.8 meters.
Note that in the motor line of the latest generation of car engines were on the 4, 5 and 6 cylinder power from 140 horsepower to 250-ti.