2017 Motor Trend Car of the Year: Alfa Romeo Giulia

The 2017 Motor Trend Car of the Year has been awarded to the Alfa Romeo Giulia.

This sexy Italian stallion is a 2.0L, four-cylinder monster that delivers 280hp and sports twin turbo-chargers.

Motor Trend says the Giulia has “a racy engine response and dynamic handling without a rough ride.”

It’s a major validation of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ effort to slip the Alfa Romeo into the mainstream luxury market.

Also, the Ford F-150 has been named Truck of the Year for the golden calipers, and the SUV of the Year was bagged by Honda’s CR-V.

The Motor Trend awards are some of the most coveted in the world of automobiles.

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