February 27,2022, Barcelona- The Alfa Romeo F1 Team ORLEN C42, was finally unveiled after a week of testing in Barcelona.
The Alfa Romeo F1 Team ORLEN C42, is the first car produced in Hinwil under the budget cap regulations and for the new era of Formula One starting in 2022. Designed by a team led by Technical Director, Jan Monchaux, the C42 is powered by a new and improved Ferrari engine.
Created by the Centro Stile Alfa Romeo, the new livery gives the car a powerful, recognizable identity. The paintwork blend the two dominant colors, red and white. The engine area is painted red, with a diagonal cross-section that conveys the dynamism of the car’s body. The historic Alfa Romeo lettering fits into the diagonal as a reference to the early 20th century, having made its debut in the brand’s racing cars in the 1920s.
“Tonale” can be seen below, the name of the first CSUV that has recently been unveiled. The “Quadrifoglio” symbol of sportiness can be found in the upper section, alongside the diagonal dividing line between red and white. The Italian flag is included on the back of the spoiler, proudly featuring the wording “Alfa Romeo”.
In the hands of 10-times race winner, Valtteri Bottas, and Zhou Guanyu, the first F1 driver from China and the only rookie on the grid in 2022, the C42 is ready to impress.