The new Alfa Romeo Giulia: refreshed line-up brings an evolution in safety and technology

The new Alfa Romeo Giulia: refreshed line-up brings an evolution in safety and technology

  • The updated Alfa Romeo Giulia represents an evolution of world-class performance, state-of-the-art technology and seductive Italian styling and is now on sale in Australia starting at an MSRP of $63,950.

  • The latest iteration combines Italian design, world-class performance and a breathtaking driving experience with a comprehensive suite of Advanced Driver Assistance features, enhanced technology features and a refined, driver-intuitive cabin.

  • The refreshed line-up comprises of three equipment grades, including the new entry-level Sport variant, followed by the popular Veloce and award-winning Quadrifoglio.

  • Paying homage to Alfa Romeo’s 110 years of racing spirit, the new entry-level nameplate emerges as the Sport, nurturing the brands legendary sporty heritage, and sees dramatic improvements in technology, safety and convenience features from the Giulia base trim it replaces.

  • The range is loaded with Advanced Driver Assistance System features including Traffic Sign Recognition, Intelligent Speed Control, Active Blind Spot Assist and Driver Attention Assist. Automatic High Beam Assist and Active Cruise Control are also now standard across the range.

  • The refined cabin hosts a sleek 8.8” Multi-Touch display featuring interactive widgets, full-screen maps, performance management features, a new touchscreen interface, and a redesigned, intuitive central console.

Renowned for its unmistakably Italian design, award-winning DNA and impressive performance credentials, Alfa Romeo welcomes the eagerly-awaited MY20 range into dealerships nationwide.

The Alfa Romeo Giulia range now exceeds expectations with intuitive controls creating a comfortable cabin and ultimate cockpit, combined with advanced active and passive safety features.

Consumers can experience nearly 110 years of heritage with the evolution of best-in-class performance, state-of-the-art technology, seductive Italian styling and exhilarating driving dynamics standard in the new 2020 Alfa Romeo Giulia.

“We’ve listened to the consumer and we are excited to deliver the upgraded technology and safety features they have wanted,” said Guillaume Drelon, Director, Product Strategy for Alfa Romeo.

“The MY20 Alfa Romeo Giulia range sets a new standard for design and represents a superb value proposition in the segment, with outstanding performance, iconic Italian design and craftsmanship, paired with the technology and safety features Australian’s have come to expect,” Drelon continued.

The Alfa Romeo Giulia has received over 100 accolades from motoring publications and industry bodies worldwide and has been widely praised by Australian media since arriving in February 2017 collecting many victories against its rivals in independent comparison testing including Australia’s Best Driver’s Car Award in the 2018 Motoring Awards.

Alfa Romeo's passion for style, craftsmanship and performance is engrained in the reinvigorated Alfa Romeo Giulia features with an intuitive new 8.8” Multi-Touch display, featuring interactive widgets, full-screen maps, performance management features and a new touchscreen interface.

The Alfa Romeo Giulia is now also equipped with an array of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems, including Traffic Sign Recognition with intelligent speed control, Active Blind Spot Assist and Driver Attention Assist. The Traffic Sign Recognition feature is a state-of-the-art, intelligent speed advisor that alerts drivers to changes in the legal speed limit. When the Active Cruise Control is activated, the speed is automatically adjusted via touching steering wheel controls.

The Active Blind Spot Assist continuously monitors the rear blind spots on both sides of the vehicle, alerting the driver when attempting to cross into a lane that is already occupied. The system also delivers steering correction to aid in avoiding collisions. Driver Attention Assist monitors the movements of the vehicle via the Multi-Touch Display program, and encourages drivers to rest when drowsy via signals on the TFT display.

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sport

With iconic Alfa Romeo design and genuine Italian craftsmanship, the new entry-level Alfa Romeo Giulia is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder petrol engine producing 147kW and 330Nm, the latter on tap from 1750-4000rpm. This endows the Giulia with both performance and efficiency: 0-100km/h in just 6.6 seconds, and a combined cycle fuel economy of 6.0L/100km.

Starting from $63,950 MSRP, the new Giulia Sport delivers over 10% customer value compared to the Giulia base version it replaces.

Standard safety specification features new ADAS, including Traffic Sign Recognition with Intelligent Speed Control, Automatic High Beam Assist, Active Blind Spot Assist and Driver Attention Assist. Further to this, Active Cruise Control, Forward Collision Warning (FCW) with Autonomous Emergency Brake (AEB) and pedestrian recognition, Integrated Brake System (IBS), and Lane Departure Warning (LDW) are all standard across the range.

The all-new Giulia Sport is generously equipped with Sport leather upholstery, 19-inch alloy wheels, 25W Bi-Xenon headlamps, keyless go, stop/start technology, satellite navigation, dual-zone climate control, rain sensing wipers, rear parking sensors and a reverse parking camera with dynamic gridlines combining legendary Alfa Romeo racing spirit and pure Italian flare.

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sport standard equipment highlights – vs Giulia base it replaces:

  • 19-inch 5-hole Dark Alloy Wheels (New)
  • Red Brake Calipers (New)
  • Gloss Black DLO (New)
  • Side Rear & Rear Privacy Glass (New)
  • Sports Leather Seats (New)
  • Heated Leather Sport Steering Wheel (New)
  • Power Bolster (New)
  • Heated Front Seats (New)
  • Sporty Leather Gear knob (New)
  • Aluminium Pedals (New)
  • Aluminium Dashboard Insert (New)
  • Auto High Beam Assist (New)
  • Lane Keep Assist (New)
  • Driver Attention Alert (New)
  • Highway Assist (New)
  • Traffic Jam Assist (New)
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Active Cruise Control (New)
  • Infrared Reflective Windscreen (New)
  • Active Blind Spot Assist (New)
  • Traffic Sign Recognition (New)
  • Anti-Theft Alarm System (New)
  • Wireless Phone Charging (New)
  • 8.8" wide screen touchscreen colour display (New)

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sport optional equipment:

  • Metallic Paint
  • Lusso Pack: Alfa Active Suspension, Harman Kardon Premium Audio and Ambient Lighting
  • Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof

Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce

The Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce ups the performance ante, powered by a higher-performance version of the turbo 2.0-litre petrol engine. Tuned for 206kW and 400Nm, the Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce accelerates to 100km/h in 5.8 seconds.

Available from $71,450 MSRP, the popular Giulia Veloce provides more than 8% customer benefit compared to the previous Giulia Veloce variant it replaces, including dramatic improvements in safety and technology.

Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce standard equipment highlights (in addition, or replacing Sport):

  • Alfa Active Suspension
  • Q2 limited slip rear differential
  • Veloce Body Kit with Dual Exhaust
  • 35W Bi-Xenon headlamps with AFLS (Adaptive Front Lighting System)
  • Leather stitched dashboard and door trims
  • Ambient interior lighting
  • Rear heated seats
  • 8-Way Power Driver Memory, 8-Way Passenger Seats and 4-Way Lumbar Adjuster

Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce optional equipment:

  • Metallic Paint
  • Tri-Colour Paint
  • Harman Kardon Premium Audio
  • Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof
  • Yellow Painted Brake Calipers
  • Black Painted Brake Calipers

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

Crowned Australia’s Best Driver’s Car in the 2018 Motoring.com.au Awards, the range-topping Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio and Nurburgring lap record holder rounds out the range. The Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio packs incredible performance and a class-leading power to weight ratio thanks to Alfa Romeo’s lightweight technology and its Ferrari-inspired 375kW twin-turbo V6 engine.

With impressive aerodynamics, speed, power and handling, the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio accelerates to 100km/h in just 3.9 seconds and has an outstanding top speed of 307 km/h. With a perfect 50/50 weight balance, the Giulia Quadrifoglio weighs just 1,585kg, which is best in class for the high performance mid-size sedan segments and contributes to its exceptional performance figures.

The sophisticated sporty design continues inside the vehicle, which has been adorned with performance focused materials including aluminium, carbon fibre, natural leather and Alcantara®.

To maximise the driving experience and enhance the saloons racing spirit, the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio is equipped with one-piece aluminium paddle shifters integral with the steering column. For further driver customisation and input, the innovative Alfa DNA Drive Mode Selector is offered on all Giulia models, which modifies the dynamic behaviour of the vehicle according to the driver's selection:

  • Dynamic: Delivers sharper brake and steering feel with more aggressive engine, transmission and throttle tip-in calibrations
  • Natural: Comfort setting for balanced daily driving
  • Advanced Efficiency: Eco-friendly mode to achieve the lowest fuel consumption

The Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio offers a Race setting on the Alfa DNA Drive Mode Selector, elevating the performance characteristics of the Stelvio engine power delivery, gear shifts, suspension dynamics and stability program to the next level of driver involvement.

With an MSRP starting from $138,950, the most powerful Giulia variant provides more than 8% added value to the customer versus the version it replaces.

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio standard equipment highlights (in addition, or replacing Veloce):

  • Alfa DNA Pro
  • Monza Exhaust with quad tips
  • Monster braking system
  • Pirelli P Zero Corsa Tyres
  • 19” forged alloy wheels
  • Carbon fibre bonnet, roof, rear spoiler, side skirts
  • Carbon fibre interior trim
  • QV steering wheel with leather, alcantara and carbon fibre
  • Leather and Alcantara upholstered seats
  • Harman Kardon premium audio

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio optional equipment:

  • Metallic Paint
  • Tri-Coat Paint
  • 19-inch wheels QV Dark forged
  • 19-inch wheels QV five holes dark alloy
  • Carbon Ceramic Brakes
  • Sparco Carbon Fibre Seats

Pricing

Model

Engine

Trans

Drive

Fuel

Power

BVP*

Giulia Sport

2.0 turbo

8AT

RWD

Petrol

147 kW

$63,950

Giulia Veloce

2.0 turbo

8AT

RWD

Petrol

206 kW

$71,450

Giulia Quadrifoglio

2.9 V6 bi-turbo petrol

8AT

RWD

Petrol

375 kW

$138,950


Variant

 

Option

MSRP

Sport

Metallic Paint

$1,355

Lusso Pack

$2,955

Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof

$2,255

 

 

 

 

Veloce

Metallic Paint

$1,355

Tri-Coat Paint

$2,755

Harman Kardon Premium Audio

$1,255

Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof

$2,255

Yellow Painted Brake Calipers

$755

Black Painted Brake Calipers

$755

 

 

 

 

Quadrifoglio

Metallic Paint

$1,800

Tri-Colour Paint

$3,650

19-inch Wheels QV stile Dark

$1,150

Yellow Painted Brake Calipers

$1,000

Black Painted Brake Calipers

$1,000

Carbon Ceramic Brakes

$13,500

Sparco Carbon Fibre Seats

$8,250


*Base Vehicle Price/MSRP includes GST and LCT (if applicable), excludes all on road costs and dealer delivery.

^Premium Paint: prices apply to all colours except Bright White and Black.

MY20 Alfa Romeo Giulia Colour Plan

No Cost Options

  • Alfa Red
  • Alfa White (Sport and Veloce variants only)

Cost Options:

  • Moonlight Pearl (Sport and Veloce variants only)
  • Silverstone Grey
  • Stromboli Grey (Sport and Veloce variants only)
  • Vesuvio Grey
  • Vulcano Black
  • Visconti Green (Sport and Veloce variants only)
  • Montecarlo Blue
  • Anodized Blue (Sport and Veloce variants only)
  • Misano Blue (Veloce and Quadrifoglio variants only)
  • Competizione Red (Veloce and Quadrifoglio variants only)
  • Trofeo White (Veloce and Quadrifoglio variants only)

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