Abarth UK at Italian Car Day – Brooklands Museum

Auto Italia – Italian Car Day at Brooklands Museum on Saturday, May 3, 2014 One of the biggest events of the year at Brooklands Museum celebrating the UK’s obsession with all things Italian. This will be Auto Italia’s 29th Spring gathering – the UK’s first and finest all-Italian car event. Expect the site to be […]


The sign of Scorpio on the ‘Milan Autoclassica’

Abarth is the star of the show dedicated to the world of Auto d’Epoca, Milan, April 25 to 27: a history of records made, victories and fans that represent the essence of the brand On the stand stands the 595 Abarth ’50 Anniversary ‘, the Limited Series launched to celebrate 50 years of the model […]

Abarth legend. Giorgio Pianta obituary, 1935-2014 | By Gary Watkins -

Abarth legend. Giorgio Pianta obituary, 1935-2014

Abarth legend. Giorgio Pianta obituary, 1935-2014 | By Gary Watkins - Giorgio Pianta, who had a long and varied career as a test driver, motor sport manager and racer, has died at the age of 78. The Italian is perhaps best remembered as test driver, his role when he joined the Fiat Group’s Abarth competitions […]

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Abarth Trophy 2014 – Abarth 695 Assetto Corse

Given the Abarth 695 Assetto Corse Evolution protagonists the Abarth Trophy 2014 Delivered the first examples of the Abarth 695 Assetto Corse Evoluzione Motore 1.4 T-Jet engine boosted to 215 hp and 920 kg guarantee outstanding performance Changes to the chassis, powerplant and electrical system At the start the 2014 season: the Trofeo Abarth Selenia […]

“My First Race”: Trofeo Abarth Selenia Europe and Abarth Selenia Italia

‘My First Race’ powered by Abarth

“My First Race”: promotions and discounts for the young drivers of the Trofeo Abarth Selenia Europe and Abarth Selenia Italia Abarth supports young talents in motorsports with a series of concessions for under-23s and those registered for ‘Make It Your Race’ “My First Race” offers special terms on registering for the whole season, individual races […]

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All the performance of an Abarth 500? Or all the freedom of a convertible Fiat 500? That was the choice TV presenter Melanie Sykes thought she was facing. So when she discovered that the Abarth 500 was available in 500C convertible form, offering small car performance with the thrill of wind-in-the-hair motoring in one stylish […]

Eurosport - The Abarth 695 Assetto Corse (from official website)

Trofeo Abarth on Eurosport

Trofeo Abarth – Abarth raises profile for 2014 Abarth is set to consolidate and increase its presence in motor racing this year, with the manufacturer to spread its reach across Europe as part of its expansion plans. via Eurosport This season, the Abarth Europe Trophy will share four events with the WTCC and ETCC – at […]

Abarth 695 Biposto (2015)

Abarth 695 Biposto launched at Geneva Motor Show

After 50 years, returns to the myth of the 695 Abarth: the Swiss showroom debut of the ‘Abarth fastest ever’ With a 1.4 T-jet engine from 190 hp and 997 kg in weight, the ’695 Abarth two-seater ‘ is the best in its class for weight / power ratio (5.2 kg / hp) and accelerates […]

Abarth at Race Retro - Abarth 500 Assetto Corse - Abarth racing car

Abarth revved up for appearance at Race Retro show 2014 [UPDATE: Gallery!]

Abarth revved up for appearance at Race Retro show – last year we had a superb display of classic and modern Abarth cars on display and it will be no different this year with some fabulous Abarth racing cars to look at alongside examples of the current models.  Abarth Race Retro14High performance car brand Abarth […]

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Rare racing Fiat 1500s Abarth featured in Auto Italia magazine

Forgotten Hero – Abarth supplied a kit of parts for owners to uprate their Fiat 1500s, this car is a rare example Story by Chris Rees  |  Photography by Michael Ward It would be fair to say that the 1300/1500 is one of the most ‘forgotten’ Fiat models of the 1960s. As a mid-range rival […]

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Abarth 595 features in February issue of Auto Italia magazine

ABARTH 595 BY RADBOURNE You have to hear it to not believe it: ring-a-ding-dingding-ding, ring-a-ding-ding-ding… The original Abarth 595 – which celebrated its half-century in 2013 – remains one of the most fun cars to drive ever made. It isn’t quick – not even close – but it is a fair bit faster than a […]