Abarth Launches Custom Track Package To Celebrate 65 Years’ HeritageThu, 04 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0700
THE NEW Abarth 500, offered with additional equipment and a bespoke Abarth track experience, is the latest deal being offered by the performance car manufacturer.
Just 65 of the brand’s 500 Custom models are being made available, in recognition of the 65 years since Abarth & C. was formed in Italy by Carlo Abarth.
The package includes Record Grey Metallic paint finish, rear privacy glass, yellow brake callipers, 17-inch 10-spoke alloy wheels along with the Abarth Track Experience. A choice of race circuits is available to customers including Oulton Park, Donington Park and Brands Hatch.
The hot hatch’s 135hp 1.4-litre turbocharged engine helps take it from 0-62mph in 7.9 seconds and to a 127mph top speed.
Fiat’s celebratory Abarth 500 track experience package costs £14,990 and is available from any of Abarth’s 29 UK dealers.
By Press Association reporters