Cars Inside the amazing Alfa Romeo museum

10:40  29 june  2020
10:40  29 june  2020 Source:   motoringresearch.com

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Step into the historic word of Alfa Romeo at their incredible museum in Arese, Italy. See some of their most iconic models and racing cars up close and even

Every museum has its centrepiece, its Mona Lisa if you will. Ask Ardizio what the Mona Lisa of the Museo Storico Alfa Romeo is and the answer is a Seeing Enzo Ferrari's first Ferrari that was an Alfa was amazing . The 33 stradale is my favourite car design ever and seeing in person literally brought

a car parked in a parking lot: Mazda MX-5 NC BBR Super 225 © Motor1.com Copyright Mazda MX-5 NC BBR Super 225

The new Super 225 package boosts the third-generation 'NC' model to 224 bhp.

Tuning firm BBR has announced a new ‘Super 225’ package that applies modern tuning technology to the 15-year-old third-generation Mazda MX-5. The company, which is based in Brackley, Northamptonshire, says the new upgrade is “the ultimate no-compromise intake package” for “hardcore” enthusiasts.

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Home to the Museo Storico Alfa Romeo , or the Alfa Romeo Museum , it’s a six-story celebration of one of the most legendary automotive brands in the world. Alfas of recent memories have been somewhat lackluster, and that’s coming from someone who’s a self-confessed Alfisti .

Unlike many of BBR’s upgrades, the new Super 225 pack does not require the addition of a turbocharger to the MX-5’s normally aspirated 2-litre petrol engine. Instead, the package builds on the Super 200 conversion by improving the engine inlet efficiency, allowing an increase in power, torque and throttle response.

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Under the bonnet, BBR has fitted a new exhaust manifold, new camshafts and branded tailpipes, as well as a few smaller additions. Together the tweaks deliver an extra 67 bhp over the standard 2-litre engine, bringing the total to 224 bhp, while an extra 36 lb-ft of torque takes the headline figure to 174 lb-ft.

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The 1954 Alfa Romeo 2000 Sportiva. 1600 Junior Zagato. Giulietta Sprint Zagato "Coda Tronca." If you would like to learn more about any of these cars or the Alfa Romeo museum itself, click here.

The facilities of the Alfa Romeo historical museum in Arese are the perfect venue for exclusive events. Once the maximum number of people has been reached, the staff inside the Museum halls will ask all other visitors to wait while respecting social distancing of at least 1m.

BBR has retained many of the standard car’s features, with no changes to the engine bay, the engine electrical network or any of the safety systems, so BBR says the engine can be returned to stock specification if owners so wish. The car also meets the UK MoT emissions requirements, and can run on 95- or 98-octane fuel.

Despite the changes, BBR says the in-cabin noise is still “acceptable” for normal use, and the changes to the engine make the car suited to both track driving and urban environments. However, the company does suggest fitting its optional air filter for “everyday use”.

Those wishing to purchase the Super 225 kit can do so in a number of ways. Drivers with standard cars can spend £3,495 plus VAT on a DIY kit, or £4,295 plus VAT on a drive-in, drive-out installation at BBR’s Brackley headquarters. If, on the other hand, a customer already has the Super 200 kit installed on their vehicle, BBR will sell and fit the extra components for £2,495 plus VAT.

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Since 2015, Alfa Romeo ’s sensational collection of heritage cars has been housed in a new museum truly befitting of their majesty. The museum instantly became a must-visit destination for Italian car lovers around the world, and while its closure in 2011, and ensuing four-year restoration, saddened

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a close up of a motorcycle: Mazda MX-5 NC BBR Super 225 © Motor1.com UK Mazda MX-5 NC BBR Super 225

The kit is also compatible with the smaller 1.8-litre engine fitted to some third-generation ‘NC’ MX-5s, and can also be applied to vehicles equipped with aftermarket 2.3- or 2.5-litre engines. And BBR says it will eventually launch similar packages for earlier and later versions of the MX-5, which last year celebrated its 30th birthday.

“The main challenge for our development program was optimising the intake side of the engine by switching to bespoke independent throttle bodies (ITB’s,) while retaining the standard Mazda Denso engine management system and under bonnet layout,” said BBR’s Neil McKay. “Even the OEM front strut brace remains in situ (where fitted,) and the conversion is fully reversible to stock in future should the owner decide to do so.”

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