Alfa Romeo Giulia, 50 years old

Alfa Romeo Giulia
Alfa Romeo Giulia

This historic Italian brand is 50 years old. It was back in June 1962, when it was presented, to be sold in more than one million copies which were discontinued in 1977.

Alfa Romeo Giulia

Alfa Romeo Giulia

An important birthday for a car history of the Italian country: the Alfa Romeo Giulia is 50 years old. In fact, it was June of 1962, when this car was presented to the international press at the Monza circuit, where began a major success. Produced until 1977, Julia sold a million copies, in all its variations and evolutions of the body motor.

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint

Alfa Romeo Giulia Front View

Alfa Romeo Giulia Side View

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Rear View

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Rear View

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Front View

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Front View

Therefore, this historic saloon became a true icon of the Italian house, not only in Italy, but globally. The first model of Giulia, the version of TI (Turismo Internazionale), was fitted with the 1.6 engine from 92 hp, mated to a five-speed gear (a rarity at the time). Later was produced the super TI, Giulia 1,300, and the New Super Car, before going out of production in 1977.

Alfa Romeo Giulia Dashboard

Alfa Romeo Giulia Dashboard

Alfa Romeo Giulia Engine

Alfa Romeo Giulia Engine

Performance
Dimensions
Engine: 1.3 L I4, 1.6 L I4, 1.8 L diesel I4 Length: 4,140 mm (163 in)
Production: 1962–1978 Width: 1,560 mm (61 in)
Horsepower: 92 hp Height: 1,430 mm (56 in)
Body Style: 4-door sedan Maximum Seating: 4
Top Speed: 60 mph Wheelbase: 2,510 mm (99 in)
Transmission: 5 Speed Manual Curb Wight: 978–1,130 kg (2,156–2,491 lb
Layout: FR layout Predecessor: Alfa Romeo Giulietta
Production: 1962–1978 Successor: Alfa Romeo Giulietta (nuova)

 

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