Alpine will rival Jaguar F-Pace and Porsche Macan

The second model of the Alpine sports car will be after the new crossover that will compete with the Jaguar F-Pace and Porsche Macan. Total automaker is exploring the possibility of producing six or seven new products. This is with reference to the French brand manager Michael van der Sande statement in the publication.

“To build a brand, you need line of products that are able to support the demand – said van der Sande. – Sports car is the core of our company, and when it appears, we will be able to do anything. But all that we launch must be quick and be fun to drive. If we can achieve this, the Alpine model may occur in any segment.”

Alpine Head also noted that he considers the appearance of the crossover “inevitable.” It is expected that the French brand coupe can share a platform and a hybrid power plant with a new crossover Nissan, which will become part of the Z-line.

For the first time that in the Alpine line may appear crossover, spoke in September 2015. Then it was noted that off-road vehicle will debut in 2018, and his rival will be a similar model from the company Lotus.

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