Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Alfa Romeo 8C Spider

Reasons to consider the
Alfa Romeo 8C Spider

Report a correction
More powerful engine 444 HP @ 7,000 RPM vs 237 HP More than 85% stronger engine
Much bigger engine 4,700 cc vs 1,800 cc More than 2.5x bigger engine
More torque 348 ft-lb @ 4,750 RPM vs 259 ft-lb Around 35% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Car-autoblog view of Alfa Romeo 4C

Reasons to consider the
Alfa Romeo 4C

Report a correction
Lighter curb weight 1,969 lb vs 3,080 lb More than 35% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

8C Spider  vs
4C 
Brand Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo
Type of car Production car Production car
Year 2008 2013

transmission

Drivetrain RWD w/Mechanical LSD, ESP Rear wheel drive
Gearing Traditional Traditional

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Brembo Disc Disc
Rear brakes Brembo Disc Disc

power & handling

8C Spider  vs
4C 
Power-to-weight ratio 6.94 lb/hp 8.31 lb/hp
Maximum hp 444 HP @ 7,000 RPM 237 HP
Maximum torque 348 ft-lb @ 4,750 RPM 259 ft-lb
Engine placement Front Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 4,700 cc 1,800 cc
Fuels
Gas

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,080 lb 1,969 lb
Alfa Romeo 8C Spider
Report a correction
Alfa Romeo 4C
Report a correction

Comments

comments powered by Disqus