Fiat has reached an agreement with Mazda on producing the Alfa Romeo Duetto and the new sports car is expected to hit the market in 2014 or 2015.
Rumors on producing the Alfa Romeo Duetto have been around for quite some time and after Fiat and Mazda have reached an agreement, for sale the sports car will hit the production line with Alfa Romeo badges on its body. The Alfa Romeo Duetto is rumored to become a two-seater light weight sports car which should weigh around 900 kg. More details on the model are expected to be announced in the following days.
As a quick reminder, initial rumors were saying that the final production version of the Alfa Romeo Duetto will get a 1.8 liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine under its hood, which should produce a total output of 250 HP, mated to a standard six-speed manual transmission, but with an optional dual clutch seven-speed gearbox available too. The Alfa Romeo Duettoe should be inspired by the Pininfarina Alfa Romeo 2uettottanta Concept unveiled in Geneva. The final production version of the Alfa Romeo Duetto will hit the market in 2014 or 2015. Additional details on the sports car are limited for the moment.
Source: Auto Edizione