Etched into the mountainous, Northern Italian border, stands a rite of passage for those entering Italy by road. Forty-eight hairpin turns at 9,000 ft above sea level present a challenge only the bravest driver, equipped with the finest machine, would dare to conquer in order to reach the epicenter of automotive performance, design and style.
Inspired by the immensity and grandeur of the Stelvio Pass, the dreamers of Milan, engineers of Modena and artisans of Cassino have created the optimal vehicle for those demanding the highest level of performance and utility in equal measure.
This is Stelvio Quadrifoglio. An SUV only Italy could create.
Alfa Romeo excellence stems from an enviable record of more than a century of ingenious innovation and inspiration, applying lessons learned from hard-fought racing victories to a succession of perfected performance cars — many of which stand as timeless classics.
Now, leveraging its heritage while looking toward the future, Alfa Romeo has created yet another masterpiece - the Stelvio Quadrifoglio. This is how legends are made.
Alfa Romeo brings its unique breed of Italian style, performance and craftsmanship to an SUV that meets the demands of both driving enthusiasts and everyday life.
Introducing the all-new Stelvio Quadrifoglio, featuring Best-in-Class 505 Horsepower4, ultralight materials such as carbon fiber and aluminum and an 8-speed automatic transmission with standard Steering Column-Mounted Aluminum Paddle Shifters.
With its interior-design primed to expand the driver’s realm of possibilities, Stelvio Quadrifoglio brilliantly delivers the exhilarating driving experience of a true Italian sports car within a high-performance SUV.
Alfa Romeo has been making history for over a century. With the birth of the Stelvio Quadrifoglio, Alfa Romeo has once again rewritten the book on performance. In a historic showing that can only be described as masterful, the Stelvio Quadrifoglio became the fastest SUV in the world39 by setting the record for quickest lap by an SUV on the Nürburgring with a time of 7:51.7 minutes.
State-of-the-art engines are the beating hearts of each and every Alfa Romeo. The Stelvio Quadrifoglio is powered by the most powerful production engine ever created by Alfa Romeo that embodies the devotion to next-level technology and race-inspired performance.
2.9L Twin-Turbo V6 Engine
Unsurpassed performance with best-in-class 505 horsepower4 and 443 lb-ft of torque5 born from its highly-innovative, all-aluminum 2.9L Twin-Turbo and direct injected V6 engine; the Stelvio Quadrifoglio matches muscular strength with pure emotion.
Sporty and seductive, Stelvio Quadrifoglio takes the concept of first-rate dynamic performance to a whole new level. It starts with the double-wishbone front suspension and its semi-virtual steering axis.
This helps create rapid and accurate steering feel and has the most direct steering ratio in the segment, allowing Stelvio Quadrifoglio to tackle high lateral acceleration thanks to its excellent footprint.
At the rear, a patented Alfa Link™ axle design with vertical rods enhances performances, driving pleasure and passenger comfort at the same time. As the drivers’ SUV of choice, Stelvio Quadrifoglio defines a new paradigm in power and control.
Intuitive responsiveness, top-level performance and Italian design are aligned with the driver’s every command. Stelvio Quadrifoglio sets a new standard of excellence with its 4-mode Alfa DNA Pro Drive Mode Selector technology. Featuring Dynamic, Natural, Advanced Efficiency and Race Mode, driving behavior can be changed in an instant for optimal handling. Powerful control has never been more personal.
Redefining a category takes more than just brains and muscle. It requires physics, ingenuity and the perfect mix of innovation and beauty. It calls for stirring emotions with seductive styling, driver-centric details and a vigorous stance. Exploring life’s every curve and lighting the way with premium standard Bi-Xenon Headlamps.
As the final touch, the iconic triangular grille is sculpted within the front fascia to form the signature “Trilobo,” an Alfa Romeo design staple, applied for the first time on an SUV.
Delivering a level of comfort that intensifies the overall driving experience, Stelvio Quadrifoglio features premium details that reflect the pride of its origins, including fine Italian leather with accent stitching and Alcantara® interior combinations.
Finally, as proof that form and function go hand-in-hand, the unmistakable craftsmanship that characterizes this Made-in-Italy SUV is matched by available carbon fiber Sparco® racing seats that optimize the automotive enthusiast’s driving position.
Stopping on a dime just got easier. Stelvio Quadrifoglio’s integrated braking system helps ensure a near instantaneous response for reduced braking distances. To intensify the thrills while stepping up safety, available carbon ceramic Brembo® brakes on the Stelvio Quadrifoglio redefine the rules of the game.
Safeguarding its drivers while pushing forward has characterized Alfa Romeo since the very beginning; Stelvio Quadrifoglio is no exception. A combination of state-of-the-art driver assistance technologies and safety features, Stelvio Quadrifoglio keeps drivers on the offensive. No matter what life throws their way.
Available Driver Assistance Dynamic Package includes:
Stelvio Quadrifoglio’s Q4 all-wheel drive system inspires driving confidence for every road and every condition. Delivering all-weather performance with powerful Active Transfer Case (ATC) with advanced active clutch technology, the system continuously monitors road conditions to deliver ideal torque distribution in every situation7. Conquering the road season after season.
Putting the driver at the center of the universe, everything from the high-resolution 8.8-inch wide-screen entertainment and information system to the full-color 7-inch information display cluster, is within easy reach.
With real-time command of the environment, Stelvio Quadrifoglio makes a pilot out of whomever is behind the wheel, becoming an extension of its driver’s desires.
Pre-Production Model Shown