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A return to F1 for Alfa Romeo?

Saturday 2nd January 2016

Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Alfa Romeo’s parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), has stated that the historic Alfa Romeo marque is planning a return to Formula one. O...Read more

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Bloomberg Business report price rises of Giulia Supers

Friday 1st January 2016

Bloomberg Business has reported in December 2015 that, thanks to the launch of the new Giulia - the original Giulia Super rocketed in price. They state - "Thanks to the normal 20-...Read more

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Montreal Expo 1967 prototype displayed at Auto Moto d'Epoca at Padova

Friday 23rd October 2015

On the Alfa Romeo exhibit at this years Auto Moto d'Epoca in Padova Italy, the historic manufacturer displayed the prototype used at the 1967 Montreal World Expo. Originally fitted...Read more

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Lord Montagu dies aged 88

Monday 31st August 2015

Lord Montagu, who established the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu, has died aged 88. Representatives for The Beaulieu Estate, in the New Forest, have said Edward, 3rd Baron Mont...Read more

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Southwood Giulietta Spider wins Car of the Day at MIT

Monday 17th August 2015

A beautiful Giulietta Spider 750D supplied earlier in 2015 by Southwood to it's new owner Peter Cremer, has won 'Car of the Day' at the Midlands Italian Car Day (MIT). This is a...Read more

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Museo Storico Alfa Romeo re opens.

Monday 6th July 2015

Alfa Romeo has completely redeveloped its museum in Arese, Italy, it is all part of the re launch the historic Alfa brand. ‘La macchina del tempo – Museo storico Alfa...Read more

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Alfa Romeo launch the new Giulia

Wednesday 24th June 2015

The re launch of the Alfa Romeo brand is underway with the launch of the all new Giulia to go head to head with BMW's 3 Series. Alfa Romeo has that other manufacturers don't, it s...Read more

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Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 wins Best of Show at Villa D'Este 2015

Tuesday 26th May 2015

The Concorso d'Eleganza at Villa D'Este on the beautiful shores of Lake Como, was where legendary Italian coachbuilder revealed the stunning Mostro powered by Maserati sports car c...Read more

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Southwood at Auto Italia - Italian Car Day at Brooklands

Friday 1st May 2015

We will be exhibiting at tomorrows Italian Car Day at the historic Brooklands Museum. It is a great day out with all Italian marques represented by specialists and more importantly...Read more

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The 27th Techno Classica Essen - April 15th to 19th 2015

Saturday 11th April 2015

This Wednesday sees the opening of this years Techno Classica Essen with 120.000 m2 of exhibition space throughout 20 halls and 4 open air areas, more than 1.250 exhibitors from 3...Read more

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1932 Alfa Romeo wins Best of Show Concours de Sport at Amelia Island

Monday 16th March 2015

On Sunday 15th March 2015 the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance 2015 was held on the fairways of The Golf Club of Amelia Island next to the Ritz-Carlton on Amelia Island, Fl...Read more

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Silverstone Actions sells Alfa Romeo SZ for £85,938

Saturday 21st February 2015

SIlverstone Auctions achieved a sale price of £85,938 at their Race Retro auction for an ultra low kilometre Alfa Romeo SZ on Saturday 21st February 2015. The rare Alfa Romeo...Read more

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Thinking of buying a classic car? A must watch program on Channel 5

Thursday 19th February 2015

With classic cars outstripping all other types of investments over the past 10 years, The Classic Car Show on Channel 5 tonight explores what to buy and what to expect from classic...Read more

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Alfa Romeo Museum in Arese, Milan to re open in 2015

Monday 9th February 2015

Southwood Car Company have previously reported in an article on 27th November 2014 entitled “Alfa Romeo – What the future Holds” of the $6.5 Billion Fiat Chrysle...Read more

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Alfa Romeo Montreal sells for €107,280 at Retro Mobile Paris

Sunday 8th February 2015

Montreal prices seem to have gathered pace during 2014 and into 2015, with the first major European auction of the year at Retro Mobile showing this nice, but not perfect example a...Read more

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Retro Mobile Show - Paris February 4th to 8th 2015

Monday 2nd February 2015

Retromobile is getting bigger each year so, in 2015 it will be held in HALL 1, the largest and most prestigious hall at the Porte de Versailles Exhibition Centre, Paris. More spa...Read more