A year after the official introduction, Alfa Romeo Giulietta could be equipped with second-generation 140 HP 2.0 JTDM engines. C-segment medium car VW Golf with a similar 2.0 diesel engine would be the main competitor, however its Direct-Shift Gearbox is a double-clutch set. A similar transmission system for Giulietta will be available only at the end of this
The 2.0 JTDM engine delivers 340 Nm torque at 1750 rpm, a top speed of 205 km/h and acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in 9 seconds. The engine has a relatively long servicing interval, 35,000 kms.
Introducing the engine, a new pack is available, too, named Style. It is optional for Distinctive and it consists of 17" alloy wheels, side skirts, moreover totally black interior. Its price is 1,000 euros.
Translated by Ferenc Pozsonyi