2014 Alfa Romeo 159 Type 939 is a compact executive car produced by the Italian manufacturer Alfa Romeo from 2005 to 2011. It was presented at the Geneva Motor Show as a replacement for the 156 in 2005. 2014 Alfa Romeo 159 uses the Premium platform GM Fiat, shared with the Alfa Romeo Brera and Spider series vehicles and concept cars Kamal and Visconti. 159 won third place in the European Car of the Year 2006.
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The production of the 159 ended in late 2011, but it is still marketed in several countries. 240,000 cars were built, almost 3 times less than its predecessor, 156.2014 Alfa Romeo 159 has had a troubled development, General Motors joint venture Fiat-General, which was completed in 2005, is designed in the middle. Originally, the 159 should use the GM Epsilon platform, what time it was changed during its development to the GM Fiat Premium platform. The premium platform is more refined and more expensive, but as an Alfa Romeo 166 successor plans never materialized, as Alfa Romeo tries to recover part of the cost of developing a platform with the new 159 first-class E-segment.
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General Motors initially planned Cadillac, Buick and Saab models for this platform, but eventually the costs of late transition concerns.2014 Alfa Romeo 159 that is generally rejected as a platform E-sector resulted in 159 overweight, a problem through their common sisters Alfa Romeo Brera coupe and Spider convertible.
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Fact In 2008, amendments to the interior dashboard was introduced instruments and materials and aluminum components, which reduces the curb weight of 45 kilograms.As because of its platform executive car is the 159 larger than its predecessor to 4660 mm 183.4 in some long 225 mm 8.9 to more than 156 Alfa 1828 mm wide and 1417 mm 71.9 to 55.7 above