An Alfa Romeo spokesman declined to comment on whether the Tonale is being revised and delayed. “We cannot give updates on this topic at this time,” the spokesman said.
The Tonale will be Alfa Romeo’s first new model since the Stelvio went into production at FCA’s Cassino plant in central Italy at the end of 2016.
The brand has not released annual global sales figures, but according to the FIM–CISL metalworkers union, production of the Stelvio, Giulia and the Giulietta sedan, which was discontinued in late 2020, fell 9 percent to 53,422 units last year. The cars