Performance sedans are here for drivers who are sick of a boring daily commute. Looking at the 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia vs the 2018 BMW 3-Series compares two competing models in this competitive segment. These two cars are vying to win the support of driving enthusiasts, offering impressive engine options along with an impressive roster of technology features.
Everything starts under the hood. Two engine options are offered on the 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia. Standard equipment includes a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine rated at 280 horsepower and 306 pound-feet of torque. The BMW 3-Series starts off with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder producing 180 horsepower and 200 pound-feet of torque. The best performance numbers available on the Giulia come from the available 2.9-liter turbocharged V-6. This engine produces 505 horsepower and 443 pound-feet of torque. When equipped with it’s best-performing engine, the BMW 3-Series produces 320 horsepower and 330 pound-feet of torque.