2018 Abarth 595 Turismo & Competizione Interior – Fiat – Video
The Classic re-enactment of the legendary “Targa Florio”, held for the 102nd time, has just ended, with sponsorship from the Abarth brand and the debut of the new Abarth 595 range.
Thrilling test drives on the roads of Sicily and display in Palermo of the new range of the iconic Abarth 595, which evolves in both aspects of its dual personality – performance and style.
The new 595 Competizione and 595 Pista are fitted as standard with a new version of the legendary Record Monza exhaust, which gives the engine a new, even more exciting sound, underlining its “performance” flair.
The 595 Turismo has an exclusive new “Asfalto Grey” colour, leather seats as standard and the Urban pack to embody the lifestyle aspect of the brand.
Available in hatchback or convertible version, the new range comprises five trims: 595, 595 Pista, 595 Turismo, 595 Competizione and 695 Rivale, with a variety of power ratings from 145 to 180 HP.
The “Targa Florio Classica”, the regularity rally for historic cars, involved three splendid cars from the FCA Heritage collection: Abarth 2400 coupé (1964), Fiat 500 (1974) upgraded with the new “Abarth Classiche 595 Conversion Kit” and Autobianchi A112 Abarth 58 HP (1974).
Competition is a fundamental feature of the history and present of the Abarth brand, which has a long and proud tradition in racing and rallying, where the most innovative technologies are perfected ready for transfer to the Scorpion brand’s on-road cars.