The Alfa Romeo Stelvio and the Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio, its high-performance version, were both unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto Show in 2016. The SUV was named after Stelvio Pass, Italy’s highest paved mountain pass. In March 2017, the European variant of the Alfa Romeo Stelvio was launched at the Geneva International Motor Show.
As of 2018, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio is the best selling model in the Italian carmaker’s grand line up due to its superb built and versatile performance.
In the Philippines, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio was launched in 2019 courtesy of Petromax Enterprise.
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio measures 4,687mm long, 1,903mm wide, and 1,648mm tall with a 2,818mm wheelbase. Its curvy body with rounded edges flaunts the premium Italian carmaker’s signature V-shaped grille at the front. Other highlights include a pair of sleek and stretched headlamps with LED daytime running lights, rain-sensing wipers, front bumper with fog lights, a dramatic sloping roofline, triangular LED rear lights with rear parking sensors, and a body cladding matched with silver-colored skid plates.
To further establish its superb road presence, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio wears a durable set of 17 to 20-inch spoke alloy wheels.
Like its exterior, the cabin of the Alfa Romeo Stelvio is fitted with supreme features five lucky passengers will adore. Notable highlights include the lush black upholstery, six-way adjustable front seats, dual-zone automatic temperature control, a multi-functional leather-covered steering wheel, a seven-inch TFT colored instrument cluster, an engine start button, and climate control vent at the rear.
Technology & Safety Features
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio is fitted with the 8.8-inch Alfa Connect infotainment system with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, MP3, radio, and Bluetooth connectivity. It is paired with eight to ten speakers depending on the variant.
In terms of safety, this posh SUV is built with a generous number of airbags, active cruise control, autonomous emergency braking system, blind-spot detection, electronic stability control, hill descent control, lane departure warning system, rear backup camera, tire pressure monitoring system, vehicle theft alarm, and more.
Platform & Chassis
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio utilizes the FCA Giorgio Platform. It is built with the Alfa Link double wishbone-suspension at the front and an Alfa Link multilink rear suspension.
Engine & Drivetrain
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio is an all-wheel-drive vehicle. Engine options include a 210 horsepower 2.2-liter four-cylinder engine and a 2.9-liter V6 engine that produces 505 horsepower. Both are mated with an eight-speed automatic transmission.