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Alpine A110

(2017 - present)

The Alpine A110 is a small sports car from the re-born brand owned by Renault. It was unveiled in early 2017 and went on sale in the UK in early 2018.

The design of the A110 deliberately harks back to Alpine’s famous 1960s car of the same name. It was initially launched with only one specification of engine and gearbox, although an upgraded A110S model went on sale later in 2019 with an extra 40hp and a weight reduction of a few kilos.

The Alpine A110 has received consistently positive reviews from the UK motoring media, and has won several awards. It has been unanimously praised for its driving dynamics, with only mild criticisms concerning its obvious lack of practicality and questionable quality of some interior fixtures.

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Body style: Two-door coupé
Engine: petrol
Price: From £46,905 on-road

Launched: Autumn 2017
Last updated: Spring 2020
Replacement due: TBA


Reviews, road tests and comparisons from across the UK automotive media

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Daily Mail






The Sun


The Sunday Times


The Telegraph


Top Gear


What Car?




Safety rating

Independent crash test and safety ratings from Euro NCAP

The Alpine A110 has not been crash tested by Euro NCAP and given its tiny sales volumes, it’s not likely to be. If it does, we’ll include the results here.

Eco rating

Independent emissions and efficiency ratings from Green NCAP

The Alpine A110 has not yet been lab tested by Green NCAP. Check back soon.


Trophies, prizes and awards that the Alpine A110 has received


  • WhatCar Awards? – Best Sports Car


  • Auto Express Awards – Coupé of the Year
  • UK Car of the Year Awards – Best Performance Car
  • WhatCar Awards? – Best Sports Car
  • Parkers New Car Awards – Best Car for Thrill-Seekers


  • evo Awards – Coupé of the Year
  • Top Gear Awards – Best Sports Car
  • Historic Motoring Awards – Octane Best Performance Car
  • Motor Sport Magazine Awards – Car of the Year
  • Autocar Awards – Five-star car
  • Festival Automobile International – Most Beautiful Car of 2017

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