Meet the 2015 Fiat 500 Abarth

2015 Fiat 500 Abarth

Italian at heart and rooted in a rich heritage, the Fiat 500 Abarth and 500c Abarth are synonymous with modern design blending form and function.

Abarth Style

Originally introduced in spring 2012 (500 Abarth) and 2013 (500c Abarth), these two siblings embody the Abarth brand tradition with their clean and simple design.

Exterior colors are straightforward with four hues from which to choose, including Bianco (White), Granito Lucente (Granite Crystal) and Rosso (Red). For added personality, customers have the option of choosing the color of their mirror cap/body side striping.

Other exterior features include chromed door handles, Abarth designed dual exhaust tips, honeycomb front grille and Abarth badges on the front fascia, liftgate and bodyside.

Inside, 500 Abarth and 500c Abarth feature black or red/black cloth interiors (premium leather-trim upholstery is available). The interior design theme of the Fiat 500 Abarth and 500c Abarth — with a starting MSRP of $22,495 and $26,595, respectively — is an artistic blend of clean and functional appointments.

Seating capacity for both vehicles is four with rear legroom listed at 31.7-inches, rear shoulder room is 46.4-inches and rear hip room is 42.6-inches. Luggage compartment volume is 9.5 cubic feet for the 500 Abarth and 5.4 cubic feet for the 500c Abarth.

Abarth Engine

The 2015 Fiat 500 Abarth and 500c Abarth both feature a 1.4-liter MultiAir Turbo engine with 160 horsepower and 170 foot-pounds of torque when paired with the five-speed transmission, or 157 horsepower and 183 foot-pounds of torque when paired with the optional six-speed automatic transmission.

Fuel economy ratings for the 500 Abarth and 500c Abarth are 28 mpg in the city, 34 mpg on the highway and 31 mpg combined with the five-speed manual transmission and 24 mpg in the city, 32 mpg on the highway and 27 mpg combined with the six-speed automatic transmission.

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To learn more about the 2015 500 Abarth and 500c Abarth, visit www.fiatusa.com.

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