The first crossover Alfa Romeo was tested

The popular company Alfa Romeo has started an important road testing of its first crossover. Photospies have already managed to shoot the car during its testing on the Italian roads. This novelty has obtained the index of 949 and will be presented to public next year.

On the spy photos we can see only a test mule in the back of Fiat 500L, with the help of which the company engineers run the novelty aggregates. All the crossover specifications are kept in secret. Up to the present moment it is known only that the model will be based on Giorgio platform, which is used by the new sedan Alfa Romeo Giulia.

According to unofficial data, the motor range crossover will be represented by new turbo diesel V6. In addition the powerful engines are also expected. They have been developed together with Ferrari Company. The most powerful petrol engine will be 500-strong unit. The top diesel engine will get about 350 horsepower. The car will also get a modification with rear and all-wheel drive.

In addition Alfa Romeo Company has previously declared the possibility of the large and power off-road production. At the end it is necessary to remind that the company is planning to expand the range by releasing eight new vehicles in the next five years. This has become possible thanks to a large investment by the Fiat Chrysler alliance.