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Bertone will unveil the Alfa Romeo B.A.T. 11 concept car March 4 at the Geneva auto show. Or at least this is what Stile Bertone told Automotive News Europe, because in a press release from Stile Bertone Chairman Lilli Bertone, Marie-Jeanne’s mother she said the styling division of the Bertone group would skip the show " because we are currently undergoing a deep industrial restructuring." So, who will we believe?

The concept car that is struggling to debut in Geneva is based on the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione high-performance coupe. B.A.T. stands for Berlinetta Aerodinamica Tecnica or aerodynamic technical Berlinetta in English.

The B.A.T. 11 is just a styling model, with no interior.

There are rumors on the European magazines that Bertone is talking about building a BMW BMW -powered sports car for the US market. For two years now, when Bertone’s last major automotive design and assembly contract, the GM Astra convertible ran out, the only source of work has been a special 2,000 unit version of the Mini Mini Cooper (called John Cooper Works GP) which was completed last summer. This year, Bertone Bertone only unveiled the two-seat ’Barchetta’ concept car based on the Fiat Panda floorpan at (...)
Source: Italiaspeed

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