A brand new Alfa Romeo 4C has been crashed during the second day of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, at the Molcomb corner, one of the most difficult turns.
The second day of the Goodwood Festival of Speed has attracted a lot of people thanks to the many highlights, such as the Pagani Huayra, the Ferrari LaFerrari or the Porsche 918 Spider. But one of the most discussed runs is that of the Alfa Romeo 4C, which has been crashed. The Italian sports car has hit the hay at the Molcomb corner, which is known to be one of the most difficult and sudden turns.
Happily no one was injured in the event and the driver managed to stop the vehicle before serious damage was made. You can see the crash in the video posted below at the 8:57.40 mark. The Alfa Romeo 4C was the only vehicle to crash on the Day Two of the Festival. Power to the 4C is being provided by a 1.75 liter four-cylinder engine, which is good for 177 kW and 350 Nm of torque. The unit is connected to a 6-speed dual clutch transmission. The 0 to 100 km/h sprint takes just 4.5 seconds.
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