Updated: Jul 6, 2021
One look at the 2017 Giulia got my heart beating faster and the excited anticipation of test driving this beauty on various roads and situations was more than I could stand. So instead of waiting for the rain to stop,
The Giulia’s looks are seductively elegant and classic. I fell in love with that reverse triangular grille design, sleek headlamps and lower matching front spoiler at first sight. That lower spoiler features a front lower-lip that reminds you that this is indeed a formidable luxury performance sedan ready for the road or track.
DRIVE & PERFORMANCE
great on-center feel, quick turn-in, and, above all, is communicative. The car moves gracefully and with a full measure of agility on curves and roads with twists and turns. The balanced weight distribution allows the driver to feel the cars connectivity and athleticism. I am reminded that experiencing the drive quality includes keeping the sound out and enjoying the sound system all the more.
INTERIOR: Lets start with the first impression. That attention-grabbing, luxurious red leather and black trim is an instant attention-getter. The other impressive surprise, at least for me is the start button; its on the lower left on the flat-bottomed steering wheel.
Long-term durability remains a big question mark, and Alfa’s reputation doesn’t instill much confidence. At at starting price of $37,995, Giulia bring additional excitement an an iconic style to the Alfa lineup which makes it all the more enthralling. The Giulia is a lively and distinctive which is what it has to be in a very crowded and competitive class.