And the newly designed FR architecture contributes to the dynamic design of New Julia’s Alfa Romeo. Alfa Romeo Exterior Chief Designer Alessandro McColini says “Julia’s design is ingenious but simple, and its dynamic proportions are emphasized by a short overhang at the front.This exterior design, It was realized just because of the FR architecture of the engine vertically installed. “
The first Julia mounted DOHC engine in the body which adopted unusual fluid dynamics as then, released in 1962. It is a model that became a benchmark of sports sedan in Europe.
The new Julia who inherits that line adopts a newly designed FR architecture pursuing superior driving performance that leads the class and driving taste that shakes driver’s emotions. We realized the weight distribution before and after 50:50 and the high quality maneuvering sensation like FR Sports Saloon, the class top level power weight ratio.