Alfa Romeo has launched the primary images of the brand new Milano and confirmed the automobile for a debut on April 10.
The Milano is an electrical subcompact crossover, and is pivotal as it’s simply the primary electrical Alfa Romeo on the model’s journey to solely providing autos powered by batteries as quickly as 2027.
The Milano hasn’t been confirmed on the market within the U.S., and there is a likelihood it will not make it right here as a consequence of its diminutive measurement. Elsewhere, it’ll function Alfa Romeo’s new entry level now that the Giulietta and Mito hatchbacks are gone. The Tonale compact crossover, a plug-in hybrid, is presently the smallest Alfa Romeo bought within the U.S.
Alfa Romeo hasn’t offered any specs for the Milano however has beforehand confirmed the crossover can be obtainable with a fuel engine in some markets. This means it’s associated to the Jeep Avenger and Fiat 600 subcompact crossover twins bought abroad, which will also be had with electrical or fuel powertrains, relying in the marketplace.
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The Avenger and 600’s platform is an up to date model of mum or dad firm Stellantis’ CMP platform designed for subcompact automobiles. The Avenger and 600, that are additionally off-limits for the U.S., each include a 54-kwh battery and a 156-hp electrical motor on the entrance axle. Anticipate the same setup for the Milano.
The Alfa Romeo needs to be sportier than the Jeep and Fiat. The event group consists of a few of the engineers who labored on automobiles just like the 4C, 8C Competizione, and the brand new 33 Stradale supercar. A whole lot of the event work is happening on the Balocco check monitor close to Alfa Romeo’s Milan headquarters.
Following the launch of the Milano, Alfa Romeo will observe up with its subsequent EV in 2025. It’s rumored to be a substitute for the Giulia sedan. An electrical substitute for the Stelvio crossover is rumored to observe in 2026. Each fashions are anticipated to make use of Stellantis’ STLA Giant platform, which can spawn eight autos by the top of 2026, together with the Dodge Challenger/Charger successor due late this 12 months.