Chrysler Canada presents its new 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth
"They are small but they sting"; this is how Karl Abarth described his creations in 60 years. Fidele has this reputation, the new 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth arrives in North America accompanied the shining race palmares acquired on roads and tracks in Europe. Performance and precision high-level target and aggressive style, enviable power to weight ratio, limited series production: these are the attributes of the Abarth 2012.
"The arrival of the Fiat 500 Abarth, 2012 in North America allows us to reach a affordable sporty driving enthusiasts has Italian," stated Olivier Francois, Head of FIAT Brand and general manager of marketing, Chrysler Group LLC . "Thanks to its light weight, handling worthy of a race track and target design, the Fiat 500 Abarth is reborn the legendary racing tradition that has made the renown of the brand and offers Italian high performance car has daily use. "
After the charming Fiat 500 2012 (Cinquecento), the new Fiat 500 Abarth fully responds to the needs of driving enthusiasts who often drive on the track as well as purists who dream high performance driving an exclusive Italian establishment.
Animated by the new 1.4 liter Turbo MultiAirMD, the new 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth is subject to suspension and brakes Abarth type, a design inspired by the competition and technologies that are not usually found in edge of a small car, which allows him to revive in North America the legendary brand performance.
"Magic" and the Abarth tradition still delivering amazing results
Of the late 1950s, Karl Abarth was convinced that it was possible to build race cars with brilliant performance based on small cars and series arms, including the original Cinquecento (500). This tradition convert small cars for the track so continues today with the new Fiat 500 Abarth high performance BASED ON THE 2012 Fiat 500 Sport.
Faithful to the principles that have made the success of the Abarth name, the new Fiat 500 Abarth continues the tradition of motorsport brand with the following attributes:
High performance for everyday
- Ready for the track, engine developping a high output per liter, quality, efficiency and refinement of a small car world class.
- High performance, reliability and proven durability track.
- Target and functional design, powertrain module (PCM) has Abarth tuning and high performance exhaust sound threatening.
- Powertrain technology and the chassis once limited to high performance cars a high price.
The heritage of the race
- More than 60 years of performance and preparation for competition, supported by current international series of races.