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Are people noticing your car? Are you receiving compliments?
Driving to and from work mostly, I haven't noticed anyone staring or drooling.
I got three today: two at a gas station and one at the grocery store.
One asked what kind of car it was!
 

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All the time!!!!
The most impreesed are the "Baby Boomers".... they recognise the brand, some older folks too- somewhat nostalgic.
Alfa doesn't say much to the Millenials, They simply find the car gorgeous.
Just my observations :)
 

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Gas station talk with people can be fun. "Is it real?" ----- Nooooo it's fake. I had all of the cloned parts imported from Italy so I could build one! Ha.

One guy was so thrilled he saw one on the wild. After done pumping gas he asked if he could take some photos. Sure! No problem. It could be a small world or maybe not. Though, a week later a kid in a Best Buy parking lot wondered who owned that car since he saw the "M3 LOL" Quadrifoglio on Instagram.

Earlier today... true story! There was a guy tailing me in an Elise through some windy single lane roads. Too much traffic to show any handling or raw power. Funny thing, though, he followed me into an office complex. I drove all the way around the building and then drove into an adjacent casino outdoor parking lot and made a lap around that outdoor parking area. All the while the Elise guy is following and smiling behind me. When I ripped out of the parking lot and disappeared after driving around somewhat aimlessly, he must have felt heartbroken. I don't know if the guy wanted to talk about cars or whatever, but it was kinda weird. Whatever Elise it was, it was seemingly one of the early ones and it was an ugly color. I only talk to the ones that are brightly colored and have big wings. Ha!
 

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Yes, getting a few compliments, a few walk arounds, and a few head swivels...
 
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Perhaps I'm an outlier, but mostly anonymous. Which doesn't bother me a bit. Well, there was that incident of the valet parking guys all but fighting over her.
 
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I've had quite a lot of "what kind of car is that?" comments, several thumbs ups, and I've noticed a ton of neck crankers.
 
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Both times that I've been pulled over in the Quad, both the Smokey and the local cops commented on how beautiful the car is (too beautiful to ticket?).
 

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At least half the folks on the road wouldn't notice if you rode on the back of a donkey, let alone the maker of your car. OK, at least in SoCal anyway. I watched a Fiat cut off a dump trunk this week on the freeway. Dump trucks DO have good brakes (and horns).

I've gotten several double takes. There was a cop writing a ticket to someone on the shoulder, so I passed slowly and he gave me a stare and threw up his hands in a motion of confusion. He probably sees a ton of vehicles, just not this one. At a red light, someone motioned me to roll down the window and asked questions. Yesterday I chased a 4C on the road in moderate traffic, finally passing him. Then he chased me for a bit. Felt like a PSA for AR :smile2:
 

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Had several teachers complement, many students like to ask about it, gas station encounters, ... pretty much everywhere. Where I live, this is usually the first Alfa they see in a very long time ... Young and older ... Oh and the police seem to like it too :/
 

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I get a lot of lookers. Last Saturday I was waiting to get a haircut and saw a sweet Audi S4 pull up to my Giulia in the parking lot. The two guys in the Audi spent a few minutes checking out the Alfa. I wanted to run out and chat with them because their car was beautiful as well. My wife always notices when people check out the car when we're driving. She gets a kick out of it, and so do I :smile2:
 

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We get non-stop glances, stares, waves, thumbs-up on the road and many people stopping to talk in parking lots.
They are from young teens to senior citizens, American, Canadian and many from Europe. I'm retired and never
in a hurry and willing to chat. Some want to know what car it is and many want to discuss their current and older Alfa's.
It's like driving a giant magnet! I think the Rosso red makes it stand out more and draws more visual attention.
They are all extremely friendly, polite and complimentary. When I'm wearing my Alfa Male t-shirt I get lots of laughs.
 

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Are people noticing your car? Are you receiving compliments?
Driving to and from work mostly, I haven't noticed anyone staring or drooling.
I got three today: two at a gas station and one at the grocery store.
One asked what kind of car it was!
Yup this is common. I still get compliments everytime I drive the 164 QV around. I get these same questions all the time.



This is also a common theme. Oh the stories I have over the years. haha. Enjoy!

 

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Too many times to list.....
 
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