lapo elkann’s garage italia customs splashes two-tone black and red over alfa romeo 4C
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garage italia customs headed by creative entrepreneur lapo elkann tackles the latest alfa romeo ‘4C’ with a vibrant twist. the ‘la furiosa’ is a unique model that combines the high level technical characteristics the italian carmaker with the tailor made mediation of laps elkann’s design team.

garage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-02the ‘la furiosa’ changes color from black to red 




the exterior is covered in a special grandient paint job that turns from black to opaque opalescent ‘accursio’ red. the carbon fiber roof with in-view weave accents the engine cover and brake calipers along side the carbon finished air vents and mirrors. opaque gold wheel rims complete the look for a truly bespoke result.

garage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-03the car is outfitted with a carbon fiber roof




the interior matches the body with a totally red ‘alcantara’ upholstery. everything is covered, including the dashboard, centre console, and door panels. the seats embrace a two-tone black and red scheme to duplicate the steering wheel and and flooring. the headliner with black pillars follows a tone-down ‘alcantara’ with a black-to-red gradient effect.

garage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-04inside, the upholstery matches the black and red themes




garage italia customs are planning on expanding their workshop to former agin petrol station in piazza accursio in milan italy. the restoration project with house the automotive shop as well as architect michele de lucchi and chef carlo cracco. together they will re-establish the building as a point of reference in milan. 

garage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-05all the surfaces are covered in ‘alcantara’garage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-06the dashboard  garage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-07the door panelling garage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-08carbon fibered accented side mirrors  garage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-09the air vents garage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-11garage italia custom simplifies the badging with the just the emblemgarage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-12 the circular shape rear taillightsgarage-italia-customs-alfa-romeo-4C-furiosa-designboom-13the two-tone engine cover