The “Tonale”, a hybrid electric car, will be the first to be equipped with blockchain-based technology in the form of a digital certificate of ownership.
The certificate will be uniquely linked & will certifying the car at the time of purchase and evolving to represent its use over the car’s lifecycle, Alfa Romeo parent Stellantis said.
Alfa Romeo’s said this will give owners and dealers an additional source of credibility to rely on and further protect residual value.
“The 2023 Alfa Romeo Tonale is the most technologically advanced Alfa Romeo ever offered,” said parent Stellantis.
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“Tonale is a fully connected car equipped with advance technology, software & interface,” said Silvia Cravero, Alfa Romeo head of info connectivity validation.
The vehicle will also have plug in hybrid electric vehicles & will be available in the US by 2023, the company said.