The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) provides specific engine calibrations to help maximize horsepower and torque in Sport mode.
The Torque Transfer Control (TTC) system automatically distributes engine torque between the front wheels to minimize understeer and to help maximize traction.
The C510 five-speed heavy duty manual transmission with a 3.35 final-drive ratio delivers quick acceleration and faster top speed, while maintaining fuel efficiency.
The FIAT® 500 Abarth has added two million reliability and durability testing miles to the four million miles spent developing the North American FIAT 500.
Choose your color, and enjoy the freedom and flexibility of your power-retractable soft top with four preset positions, as well as a full cycle of stopping points from just slightly open to fully dropped. This dual-layer cloth top can be operated at speeds of up to 60 mph.
Style and performance start with an aggressive front fascia that features a blacked-out accent. Twin nostrils are located in the lower front fascia to help deliver maximum airflow to the dual intercoolers so that the FIAT® 500 Abarth can run as mean as it looks.
The FIAT® 500 Abarth features 16-inch cast aluminum wheels. The available 16-inch hyperblack cast aluminum wheels or the available 17-inch forged aluminum wheels in hyperblack or Bianco (white) further amplify the Abarth attitude.
The sound of the FIAT® 500 Abarth engine roars through dual bright exhaust tips to announce your presence with a one-of-a-kind growl.
The steering wheel features a thick rim, perforated leather trim and a flat-bottom design Aluminum pedal covers lend a racing look.
Integration of BeatsAudio™ provides a high-definition music experience the way the artist intended. The system includes six premium speakers, an 8-inch Dual-Voice Coil (DVC) subwoofer and an eight-channel 368-watt amplifier with the BeatsAudio Digital Sound Processing (DSP) algorithm.
Your EVIC helps keep you conveniently in touch with your vehicle’s information at a glance. This digital display presents speed, rpm, fuel level, engine coolant temperature and much more, as well as time, date, ambient temperature and mileage.
The center stack, HVAC controls, headliner and pillars are finished in Nero (black) for a sleek finish
The turbo boost gauge features an integrated LED gear shift indicator that helps to facilitate gear changes
Seven airbags surround the driver and passengers while a computer-designed steel cage channels energy away from occupants to be absorbed in defined front and rear crumple zones.
Three-mode Electronic Stability Control (ESC) helps all four wheels respond when a difference is detected between your steering input and the vehicle’s motion. ESC utilizes the dynamic control systems to help you maintain control under demanding and adverse conditions.
Back up with confidence knowing the Park Assist System will alert you to large and small objects behind your vehicle. An audible chime warns you of objects in your path when in reverse. It's available on FIAT® 500 Abarth and standard on Abarth Cabrio.