The Alfa Romeo Tonale is a little SUV with a hearty dosage of Latin spirit– keep checking out for all you require to understand about Alfa’s Audi Q3 beater.
2020 Alfa Romeo Tonale Price and Release Date
The 2020 Alfa Romeo Tonale was among the surprises of the Geneva motor show and it’s reasonable to state concrete information are still a little thin on the ground. That stated, it’s sized to be an option to cars like the Audi Q3 and Volvo XC40 so you can anticipate it to have a beginning cost of around ₤ 28,000 increasing to closer to ₤ 40,000 for the petrol-electric hybrid model you’ll check out later on. You can anticipate the Alfa to go on sale towards completion of 2020.
2020 Alfa Romeo Tonale Specs
Design is what Alfa Romeo’s everything about so you can anticipate the 2020 Alfa Romeo Tonale to look practically similar to this jaw-dropping program car. That indicates you’ll get Alfa’s unique triangular grille which cuts deep into the car’s front bumper. Its size will be stressed by slim-line LEDs that provide the car a distinct light signature in the evening. The program car’s shaped sides are another feature you can anticipate to be rollovered to the production car total with a crease that runs all the method from the front wheel to the unique LED light bar at the back of the car. Consider 18-inch alloy wheels, increasing to 20-inch versions of the ‘phone dial’ design wheels seen here, and you ‘d never ever think that the 2020 Alfa Romeo Tonale is really based upon the blocky Jeep Renegade (Alfa and Jeep are both owned by Fiat Chrysler).
2020 Alfa Romeo Tonale Engine
You can anticipate Alfa’s engineers to go to comparable lengths to provide the Tonale a character all of its own when you support the wheel. It’ll likely get quicker steering than the Renegade to make it feel more nimble in bends and stiffer suspension that’ll stop it seeming like it may tip over if you’re barreling into corners with a little excessive interest.
While there’s no news on a quick Quadrifoglio model, what does appear specific is that the Tonale will be readily available as a plug-in hybrid. It’ll utilize the very same tech as the Jeep Renegade plug-in hybrid that was likewise exposed at Geneva. That suggests the 2020 Alfa Romeo Tonale will utilize a 1.3-litre petrol engine at the front increased by an electrical motor at the rear wheels. In the Jeep, that mix offers as much as 239hp and 0-62mph in less than 7 seconds. The Alfa Romeo, then, must have the ability to match that and, like the Jeep, would be exempt from paying urban tariffs such as London’s Congestion Charge.
In addition to being reasonably green, the Tonale will likewise be useful. Its high SUV body ought to equate into adequate interior area for 4 grownups to being in convenience and while the boot will not be substantial, its blocky shape needs to permit you to fit 2 big travel suitcases with relative ease.