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    Fiat previews updated Abarth Punto Evo, touring car to follow?

    Where there's smoke, there's fire. So it was natural to expect that, with the debut of the mildly facelifted Fiat Punto Evo and its smoked headlights, we might expect an updated version of the fire-breathing Abarth to go with it. And this, according to reports, is our first look at just such a ...

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    Abarth's Race Against Time: BRM V12-T-44 Chronograph

    BRM V12-T-44-Abarth – Click above to view high-res image
    The French timekeeper BRM is well known to the car world – and not because it happens to share its name with the 1962 F1 championship team – but because of its motorsport-inspired mechanical timepieces. For Abarth, BRM ...

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    Très Exclusif: French Abarth importer creates special edition Cinquecento

    Fiat 500 Abarth SpeedGrey par Neubauer – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Fiat 500 Abarth is a pretty sweet little retro rocket all on its own, but the Italian automaker's performance division hasn't stopped churning out a seemingly endless stream of special editions, from the ...

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    Spy Shots: Abarth hatching plans for new hot hatches

    Fiat's Abarth performance division only has two basic product lines, so how many revisions can it possibly have on the burner? Well, two, as reports emerging from Europe suggest. Following hot on the heels of the 695 Tributo Ferrari unveiled in Frankfurt and the rally-spec R3T presented in ...

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    Fiat unveils rally-spec Abarth 500 R3T in San Remo

    Abarth 500 R3T – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The little brand that could, Abarth, secures whatever few items from the growing Fiat empire it can get its hands on and takes them to the extreme. The performance division was designated to handle Fiat's rally activities, and took ...

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    Frankfurt 2009: Abarth 695 Tributo Ferrari punches above its weight

    Abarth 695 Tributo Ferrari – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The battle has been raging since time immemorial. From Point A to Point B, which is faster: a big exotic supercar or a nimble li;' hatch? Fiat's two performance divisions, Abarth and Ferrari, ask why you can't have the best ...

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    Karl Schnorr upgrades the Fiat 500 Abarth

    Fiat 500 Abarth by Karl Schnorr – Click above for high-res image gallery
    With the Fiat 500 set to come Stateside under the Italian automaker's partnership with Chrysler, our interest already is piqued by any opportunity to further enhance the retro mini's performance. Echoing founder Karl ...

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    Rumormill: Raikkonen to leave Ferrari for new Fiat rally team, VW to follow?

    Raikkonen drives Rally Finland in a Fiat Punto Abarth
    The World Rally Championship is targeting the participation of four major manufacturers within the next two seasons, and according to the latest scuttlebutt, they just might get what they are wishing for. At the turn of the millennium, the ...

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    Surf & Turf: Abarth makes a powerboat with triple 350hp Yamaha V8s

    SACS Powershore Abarth SP – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When Fiat relaunched its Abarth performance division, it had a fairly straightforward objective: to turn its ordinary hatchbacks into fire-breathing performance models. But as it turns out, Abarth's mandate extends beyond ...

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    Topless Hotness: Fiat reportedly planning 500C Abarth cabrio

    Fiat 500C – Click above for high-res image gallery
    With the Fiat 500 still selling like hotcakes, the Italian automaker's performance division is reportedly working on a new combination to further bolster interest in the retro hatch. Melding the best elements of the 500 Abarth and the new ...

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    Fiat launches pricy new special-edition 500 Abarth Competizione

    Fiat 500 Abarth Competizione – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Cars may be getting smaller, but that doesn't mean they're necessarily getting cheaper. As if to prove that point, Fiat has thumbed its nose at the Tata Nano with a special 500 that packs a big price tag in a small ...

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    Rendered Speculation: Abarth Roadster stings again

    The prospect of a stand-alone model from Abarth has been an on-again, off-again proposition. Currently, the revived label is backed by two models, Punto and 500, essentially upgraded performance versions of existing Fiat models. Interests were piqued, however, when the Fiat performance sub-division ...

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    Fiat and Yamaha team up on new AbarthFZ1

    Click above for more images of the Yamaha FZ1 Abarth Assetto Corse
    Before Karl Abarth was putting his sporting touches on Fiats for competition, he was a successful motorcycle racer, winning five European Championships. When Fiat realized how successful Abarth was with its cars, the Italian ...

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    Abarth releases limited-edition 500 "Opening Edition"

    Click for hi-res gallery of Fiat 500 Abarth Opening Edition
    At its unveiling at this past March's Geneva show, it was immediately apparent that Abarth had carried off a transformation of the Fiat 500 from a demure retro-hatch into a veritable pocket rocket. But for those for whom the 135 hp turbo ...

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    Abarth launches new Grande Punto tuning kits

    Click to view the Grande Punto Abarth SS at Frankfurt '07 Fiat's tuning workshop Abarth has released details for two new performance kits for the Grande Punto Abarth: the Assetto and esseesse (read: SS, for Super Sport) kits. Starting with the standard 155-horsepower 1.4-liter turbocharged Grande ...

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    160-hp Fiat 500 Abarth SS to follow in November

    Click either image to view in high-res gallery You have to admire Fiat's spunky rejuvenated Abarth division. Its first model is barely on the market yet, its second model is about to be unveiled, and it's already taking on challengers and shouting "What's next?" At a media preview for the new 500 ...


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