Jalopnik Drives A Giulietta

Want to know how much of a draw Alfa Romeo has in the motoring industry? How about Jalopnik writer Michael Ballabean paying for his own travel to Italy just for the opportunity to drive one?

The result, possibility the best summing up of the Giulietta ever committed to paper, I mean, screen.

"Slightly less than perfect in almost every single way, and in that totality, perfection is achieved."

Doesn't matter what you compare it to in its class, the Giulietta offers a unique experience, a personality that is missing on anything else. Yes there are faster cars, better built cars and even better handling cars but, to paraphrase Alfa Romeo's advertising, they are mere machines.

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