Alfa Romeo is best known for its participation in Formula One racing as an engine supplier and constructor. Alfa Romeo Automobiles S.p.A, the leading Italian car manufacturing company, was established in June 1910 in Milan. It was originally founded as A.L.F.A (Anonima Lombarda Fabbrica Automobili).
In 1986, it was acquired by the Fiat Group and became a subsidiary of the Fiat Group Automobiles. The company is headquartered at Turin in Italy. Alfa Romeo has given a tough competition to its rivals in Formula One, Grand Prix motor racing, touring car racing, sports car racing, and rallies.