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ALFA ROMEO Alfasud Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 3
First production year: 1972
Engines: Gasoline
 

1980 - 1983

In 1980, Alfa Romeo brought the last refresh for its front-wheel-drive Alfasud on the market and paved the way for other FWD cars built by the Italian carmaker. It was the last chapter of the Alfasud, a car born to decrease the southern part of Italy's unemployment rate. Despite all the odds, rust, and unskilled workers, the Alfasud was almost ten years old. During that time, the technol...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  ALFA ROMEO Alfasud 1.2L 4MT (63 HP)

  ALFA ROMEO Alfasud 1.2L 5MT (68 HP)

  ALFA ROMEO Alfasud 1.3L 5MT (79 HP)

  ALFA ROMEO Alfasud 1.5L 5MT (85 HP)

1977 - 1980

Five years after the successful introduction of the first front-wheel-drive Alfa Romeo in 1972, the Italian car-maker decided that it was the time to refresh the range. There was more than a profit story with governmental money. It was a success tale for those who found a workplace in the Southern part of Italy, an area where the unemployment rate was high. The Alfasud was one of the pillars ...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  ALFA ROMEO Alfasud 1.2L 5MT (63 HP)

  ALFA ROMEO Alfasud 1.3L 5MT (68 HP)

  ALFA ROMEO Alfasud 1.5L 5MT (85 HP)

1972 - 1977

The Alfa Romeo Alfasud was the first front-wheel-drive hatchback built by Alfa Romeo. It was the biggest commercial success for the Italian company for more than a decade. The Alfasud was a challenge for the Italian car-maker. On the one hand, it tried to get more customers. On the other hand, it was a governmental program to decrease the unemployment rate in the South part of Italy. For that...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  ALFA ROMEO Alfasud 1.2 4MT (63 HP)