Abarth

Abarth Fiat 124 confirmed, could get 177kW Alfa 4C engine

Jul 22, 2015

Fiat Chrysler’s chief operating officer in Europe has confirmed the upcoming Fiat 124 roadster will eventually come in hot Abarth form. Speaking with Auto Express about the 124, Alfredo Altavilla, COO of Fiat Chrysler for...

Video: High-performance Abarth 500X spotted on the streets?

Jun 01, 2015

A mysterious Fiat 500 Abarth has been spotted testing on the streets in Italy, based on what appears to be the Fiat 500X crossover. We heard rumours before that Fiat might introduce a hotted up...

Pogea Racing develops insane Abarth 500 tuning kit

Apr 04, 2015

If you own an Abarth 500 and are thirsty for more grunt, then you’ll be happy to know Pogea Racing has come up with a very serious performance program for it. Already a potent hatch...

Abarth 500X performance crossover shows potential – report

Oct 13, 2014

Fiat may soon expand its performance range with a new Abarth 500X, based on the just-revealed Fiat 500X crossover. This could be the first all-wheel drive Abarth. Speaking in a CarAdvice report, Fiat design boss...

Abarth 595 50th Anniversary Edition review (video)

Oct 08, 2014

Driving the Abarth 595 50th Anniversary is like playing with an over-excited Jack Russell Terrier; most of the time you can’t keep up with it, but if you want to have some fun it will...

Abarth 695 Biposto on sale from $65,000, most insane Abarth yet

Oct 01, 2014

Fiat Australia is introducing perhaps the craziest little car to ever hit the local market. It’s called the Abarth 695 Biposto, and it’s essentially a road-going version of a racing car that was used at...

Mental Fiat 500 shows off ‘M1 Turbo Tallini Competizione’ kit

Aug 06, 2014

The Fiat 500, or, more specifically, the Abarth editions, are like tuned pocket rockets from the factory. A company called Road Race Motorsports has come up with an even more potent package. It calls it...

Abarth 595 Turismo & Competizione announced for 2015 lineup

Aug 06, 2014

Fiat Australia is announcing two new trim levels of the hot little 500-based Abarth for the 2015 lineup, called the 595 Turismo and 595 Competizione. These become the new performance models. Equipped with a 1.4-litre...

Abarth 595 50th Anniversary edition on sale in Australia

May 28, 2014

Fiat Australia has announced the new Abarth 595 50th Anniversary special edition for the local market, which celebrates the 50th birthday of the original Abarth 595. Based on the peppy Fiat 500, the Abarth 595...

Alfa Romeo’s Mazda MX-5 could wear Abarth badge – report

Mar 09, 2014

Mazda and Alfa Romeo have confirmed they are working on a joint-project to be formed around the next-gen MX-5. Now it’s been reported the Italian version might not wear an Alfa badge after all and...

Abarth 695 biposto revealed, fastest street-legal Abarth

Mar 07, 2014

Abarth has unveiled its most potent little Fiat 500-based creation yet. And it’s street legal. Called the Abarth 695 biposto, the firecracker is inspired by the 695 Assetto Corse that won the Barthurst 12hr in...

Ferrari 458 GT3 wins 2014 Bathurst 12-hour

Feb 10, 2014

Craig Lowndes, John Bowe, Mika Salo, and Peter Edwards have won the 2014 Bathurst 12-hour endurance race, taking place over the weekend, driving a Ferrari 458 GT3. This is the first time in the race’s...