Blog Archives

Italian Practicality Cranked Up

Cargazing By Derek Price Knowing a shiny car appears in my driveway with drug-dealer frequency, friends often ask what I’m driving this week. I say, “a big, dumb crossover” all too often. I know why most people love crossover vehicles.

Posted in Alfa Romeo

Practical Panache

Cargazing By Derek Price Italian cars have plenty of famous attributes — sexy styling, rip-roaring exhausts and fun driving dynamics among them — but practicality isn’t on the list. The Alfa Romeo Stelvio tries to change that. It has enough

Posted in Alfa Romeo

Practical Italian Mystique

Cargazing By Derek Price I’ve long joked that if Alfa Romeo made a minivan, that’s what I’d drive. Now Alfa is offering the next best thing: a four-door SUV that’s a good fit for families while still delivering Italian mystique.

Posted in Alfa Romeo