The new Alfa Romeo Giulia sets a new benchmark for performance sedans

December 23rd, 2019 by

The driver is at the center in the 2020 Alfa Romeo Giulia

A new cockpit and additional technology that take a proven performance formula to the next level. As the first of a new generation of vehicles on an all-new platform, the Alfa Romeo Giulia and Giulia Ti models embody Alfa Romeo’s La meccanica delle emozioni (the mechanics of emotion) spirit, delivering race-inspired performance with class-leading 280 horsepower, advanced technologies, seductive Italian style, including an available Q4 all-wheel-drive system, while ultimately delivering an exhilarating driving experience to the premium mid-size sedan segment. As the “halo” model in the lineup, the Giulia Quadrifoglio highlights Alfa Romeo’s exclusive motorsports expertise with a best-in-class, 505-horsepower, 2.9-liter twin-turbocharged V-6 engine, earning the title of the most-powerful Alfa Romeo production car engine ever and the quickest with an unsurpassed 3.8 second 0-60 miles per hour (mph) time. Plus, Quadrifoglio set a Nürburgring record lap time of 7:32, the fastest ever by a five-passenger production sedan.

New for 2020, standard 8.8-inch center touchscreen display with improved graphics and state-of-the-art connectivity and additional standard content for the 2020 model year, including:

  • Standard 8.8-inch center touchscreen display offers driver configurable interactive widgets and horizontal scroll for additional personalization with improved layout, new vehicle performance pages, expanded navigation view and revised graphics
  • Standard 7-inch thin-film transistor (TFT) driver instrument cluster screen includes all-new design, layout and graphics, including upgraded advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) functionality and updated vehicle information pages
  • Standard SiriusXM Radio with complimentary 12-month subscription
  • Host of new connectivity features: Wi-Fi Hotspot, Mobile App with remote operations, SOS Call (Private) and Roadside Assistance, Vehicle Finder, Stolen
  • Vehicle Locator and Assistance, and select Firmware Over the Air (OTA) updates
  • New ADAS features level II autonomy and additional standard safety and security content for 2020, including:
  • New ADAS features provide high level of automated driving for optimized balance between driver and machine, including:
  • Highway assist system
  • Traffic jam assist system
  • Traffic sign recognition
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Active Blind Spot Assist
  • Driver attention alert
  • Standard Full-speed Forward Collision Warning-Plus
  • New and enhanced interior with premium content:
  • New center console that features leather-wrapped gear shifter with bright accents, premium rotary knobs and dial materials, open front storage with larger cup holders, increased storage capacity and available wireless mobile phone charging pad
  • New steering wheel designs for Giulia and Giulia Quadrifoglio models include improved materials and bezel finishes adding distinctive style
  • Exterior enhancements, including three new metallic exterior colors: Anodized Blue, Lunare White Metallic and Verde Visconti Metallic


All Giulia sedans are well equipped with standard leather seating, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, SiriusXM Radio with complimentary 12-month subscription, keyless passive entry, remote start, bi-xenon headlamps with LED daytime running lights (DRL) and LED taillights, Alfa DNA Drive Mode selector, backup camera with rear park sensors, and Full-speed Forward Collision Warning-Plus The sports car of its segment, all Giulia models feature near perfect 50/50 weight distribution and class-leading power and performance with key race-inspired features, including a class-exclusive carbon-fiber driveshaft, flat-bottom Formula One-inspired steering wheel, Alfa DNA Drive Mode selector, and an eight-speed automatic transmission with available steering column-mounted aluminum paddle shifters with gear shifts in less than 100 millisecond.

Giulia and Giulia Ti feature an all-aluminum, 2.0-liter, direct-injection turbocharged engine delivering a class-leading, standard 280 horsepower and 306 lb.-ft. of torque, allowing it to launch from 0 to 60 mph in 5.1 seconds and achieve a top speed of 149 mph All Giulia sedans feature an eight-speed automatic transmission with available column-mounted aluminum paddle shifters, designed for enthusiasts and shifts in less than 100 milliseconds.

The Ferrari-derived, 505-horsepower V-6 twin-turbocharged engine in the Giulia Quadrifoglio achieves 0-60 mph in 3.8 seconds and a top speed of 191 mph Giulia Quadrifoglio features a best-in-class power-to-weight ratio of approximately seven pounds per horsepower, and the most-direct steering available, thanks to a rear-wheel-drive-based Giorgio architecture with extensive use of lightweight materials Giulia Quadrifoglio features distinct styling and the most-powerful production Alfa Romeo engine ever developed with a 505 horsepower, 2.9-liter twin-turbocharged and intercooled V-6 engine, carbon fiber hood, roof and rear spoiler, adaptive performance suspension, Alfa DNA Pro with Race Mode, torque vectoring rear differential, carbon fiber active aero front splitter, Harman Kardon premium audio system, carbon fiber interior trim and 3-D Navigation The performance-inspired Giulia Quadrifoglio also benefits from unique design features, including standard anodized brake calipers with red Alfa Romeo script and signature 19-inch bright five-hole forged aluminum wheels.

Model Lineup

For 2020, the Alfa Romeo Giulia lineup consists of six models:

  • Giulia
  • Giulia Sport
  • Giulia Ti
  • Giulia Ti Sport
  • Giulia Ti Sport Carbon
  • Giulia Ti Lusso
  • Giulia Quadrifoglio

The Alfa Romeo Giulia lineup consists of two appearance packages:

  • Nero Edizione (Giulia, Giulia Sport, Giulia Ti Giulia Ti Sport, Giulia Quadrifoglio)
  • Exterior Carbon Fiber Package (Giulia Quadrifoglio)

Available Exterior Colors:

  • Alfa Black
  • Alfa White
  • Alfa Rosso
  • Silverstone Gray Metallic
  • Stromboli Gray Metallic
  • Vesuvio Gray Metallic
  • Vulcano Black Metallic
  • Misano Blue Metallic
  • Montecarlo Blue Metallic
  • Anodized Blue Metallic
  • Lunare White Metallic
  • Verde Visconti Metallic
  • Rosso Competizione Tri-coat
  • Trofeo White Tri-coat

Available Interior Colors:

  • Black interior with Dark Gray accent stitching
  • Black/Tan interior (two-tone)
  • Black/Red interior (two-tone)
  • Black/Ice interior (two-tone) with Dark Gray accent stitching
  • Ice interior with Ice accent stitching
  • Crema interior (exclusive to Ti Lusso)
  • Black interior with Red accent stitching (exclusive to Quadrifoglio)
  • Black interior with Green and White accent stitching (exclusive to Quadrifoglio)
  • Black/Red interior (two-tone) with Red accent stitching (exclusive to Quadrifoglio)
  • Black/Ice interior (two-tone) with Green and White accent stitching (exclusive to Quadrifoglio)
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