Alfa Romeo, the elite Italian brand, can replace all the characteristics like elegance, luxury, power, performance, exquisite styling and compelling charisma with just its name. Designed without compromise, its Giulietta, the elegant hatchback, is the result of complete creative and engineering freedom. Designed to be characterized as one of the best class across the globe, the current generation of Giulietta amalgamates competent glamour that is unmistakably charismatic and tremendously beguiling. Available in 2 variants, this enchanting hatchback employs 1.4 litre and 1.7 litre petrol engines, and 1.6 litre and 2.0 litre diesel engines. The maximum power delivered across all the variants range from 120 hp at 5000 rpm to 240 hp at 5750 rpm and the peak torque reached varies from 215 Nm at 2500 rpm to 380 Nm at 1750 rpm.The new Giulietta has been presented in the Indonesian market with redefined luxury and timeless interiors so that the vehicle is perfectly tuned with the current era to rule the roads. The dynamic features of the car are highlighted with chrome plating and brushed steel bonnet that clearly depicts the sleek designing of the car. The powerful stance, iconic proportions and immense luxury of car is accompanied with state of art technology that ensures the safety of the car in an effective manner. At the exterior, the two simultaneous parallel lines passing through the side profile are elegantly crafted. With wider dimensional trait and broad look, the exterior of the car imparts a masculine persona to the car. Innovative body design of the car comes with some efficient air channels, that funnels the striking air, thus nourishing the aerodynamic character of the car. The ventilated discs are associated with Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Stability Control, Front, side, and window airbags for enhanced safety of the occupants. The Anti whiplash and pretensioners and security system installed in the car further enhances the security of Giulietta.
When it comes to fuel economy, Giulietta doesn't fail to disappoint and offers a mileage ranging from 14.7 kmpl to 27 kmpl across all the variants which is an exceptional figure.
With the range of advanced engine options, one is bound to experience the thrill offered by the car. The most impressive engine among the lot is the 1.7 litre TBi engine which can generate a maximum power output of 240 hp at 5750 rpm along with a peak torque of 340 Nm at 2000 rpm.
Giulietta can make long distances a sprint. Just a brief press on accelerator and you can feel the brisk acceleration provided by the advanced engines. With the 1.7 litre TBi engine, the car reaches 0-100 km/hr mark in mere 6 seconds and can clock a top speed of 245 km/hr which is praiseworthy.
Just one brief gaze and you will fall head over heels for the overall aesthetics of the car. The roof-line curve of Giulietta gives a feeling of elegance and exudes dynamism even when the car is stationary. The dynamic features of this hatchback are highlighted with chrome plating and brushed steel bonnet that clearly depicts the sleek designing of the car. The captivating looks of the car is accentuated by a quartet of dynamic LED daytime running lights which are vertically arranged withing the front clusters. The aerodynamic side profile, the elongated bonnet and the chrome plated exhaust pipe gives the car an air of heavenly presence. The doors are mounted in an old school fashion with B-pillar kept vacant and to hold the doors when closed. This makes it a bit different to the competition and confers a royal nature to the car.
The dynamic silhouette of Giulietta rests on overall dimensions measuring 4351 mm x 1798 mm x 1465 mm (L x W x H) along with a decent wheelbase standing at 2634 mm.
Giulietta is a perfect amalgamation of modern design and contemporary Alfa Romeo heritage. The Italian automakers have designed the interiors in such a way that elevates the driving experience along-with a supreme comfort. The rear hinged coach doors and deep roof pillar gives the rear passengers a sense of theatre and privacy. With its clean dashboard extending horizontally, the cabin of Giulietta is a statement of the iconic Italian heritage. The elements can be configured according to the need, taste and requirement of an individual. The wooden finish throughout the cabin along-with the hand stitched leather upholstery adds to the elegance. A 5 inch colour touchscreen has been provided at the centre of the instrument panel that combines a top quality sound system with copious of other multimedia features.
The cabin of Giulietta is like a sanctuary of calm where one can choose the each detail according to the requirement. The comfortable seats wrapped with high quality leather, sporty detailing of instrument panel, and steering wheel matching three arms aluminium core application is inspired by the Alfa Romeo shield. The soundproofed interior elements entices the occupants to sit back and relax on the body hugging seats. The leg space, head room, shoulder room and other areas of comfort are wisely implanted. The knick knack holders are in abundance to store the minutest of user’s stuff precisely.
The decent wheelbase of this hatchback helps in making provision for a large cabin as well as an appreciable boot space. Apart from various storage compartments Giulietta offers a boot space of 350 litres which can be further enhanced to 750 litres with rear seats packed up.
The utmost luxury of the car is accompanied with a range of 4 advanced engines that deliver a perfect blend of decent power and desirable fuel efficiency. The current array of engines deployed in the car aim to obtain more from less by offering high power output from conventionally small sized engines through revolutionary fuel management systems and forced air induction through the use of turbos. The maximum power delivered across all the variants range from 120 hp at 5000 rpm to 240 hp at 5750 rpm and the peak torque reached varies from 215 Nm at 2500 rpm to 380 Nm at 1750 rpm.
Giulietta has been provided with Uconnect as standard which features a 5 inch touchscreen mounted at the centre of the instrument panel. This advanced system works as an interface for audio, communication and navigation controls. Bluetooth interface has been provided that lets you read text messages and receive calls via controls mounted on the steering wheel. The car has been incorporated with the iconic Bose Surround System that comes with main speakers in addition to a subwoofer with 8 channel digital amplifier to provide a theatre like ambiance in the cabin.
The car comes employed with elegantly designed 16 inch and 17 inch alloy wheels available in various captivating designs that add to the sporty quotient of the car.
Giulietta offers choice of three driving modes; Dynamic which optimises performance, Natural for enhanced fuel economy and All Weather for providing a superior adhesion on wet terrains. The car has been embedded with VDC system to provide the driver firm braking in any situation. Besides that, Giulietta features Active Dual Pinion Steering that provides an agile handling on any terrain.
Giulietta is regarded as one of most safe to drive hatchbacks and was awarded Euro NCAP 5-star rating which itself is a massive accomplishment. The powerful stance, iconic proportions and immense luxury of car is accompanied with state of art technology that ensures the safety of the car in an effective manner. The car has been embedded with six airbags at optimum positions and three point seat-belts with dual pretensioners and load limiters that ensure maximum safety in case of any inadvertent collision. Tire Pressure Monitoring System has been embedded which monitors the air pressure inside all the tyres and notifies the driver if any tyre is inflated. The other prominent safety features include anti-whiplash system, Isofix attachments, Child Occupant, Pedestrian Protection and so on which are more than enough to keep you safe.