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The Abarth 131 featured by Auto Italia Magazine

Engineered to Win… How Abarth turned a humble domestic saloon into a world beating competition car. Story by Luca Gastaldi. Photography by Luca Gastaldi, Matthew Rodorigo, Michael Ward and Peter Collins. ‘The challenge was to pass off the domestic Fiat 131 saloon as a sportscar; an almost impossible challenge, a lost cause. Instead, with more [...]

Rare Fiat 1400 Abarth Touring Superleggera "Villa D'Este"

Rare Fiat 1400 Abarth for sale…

Automotive gems continue to surface across the World and this must rank among the rarest… This 1950 Fiat 1400 Abarth Touring Superleggera, Chassis n°: 004330, is apparently one of only four Fiat 1400 that were coach built with this Superleggera Villa D’Este body by Touring. The original intention was to use these cars for rally competition [...]

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Abarth at British Rally Championship Open Day

‘The Italian Abarth firm will demonstrate its new rally line-up at this week’s British Rally Championship Open Day. The competitor-focused day will include demonstrations of the Abarth 500 cars by BRC champions Mark Higgins and Jonny Milner. “With the new regulations and class structure for 2014 the Abarth 500 will be eligible and we think it [...]

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‘Celebrating the Icon’: Abarth 595 ‘50th Anniversary’

Fifty years of an Abarth icon… November is the month of the Scorpion, and this year the brand is celebrating fifty years of the Abarth 595, a true icon of the brand which in the 1960s proved an immediate success thanks to its extraordinary performance, unusual for such a small car. In order to pay [...]

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Abarth UK at Classic Motor Show – NEC – 15/16/17th November 2013

The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show is the biggest and most popular classic car exhibition in the UK with over 1500 classic cars from all eras, showcasing a myriad of marques and models, this really is every motoring enthusiast’s paradise! Every year thousands of visitors, from all over the world, gather for this annual homage [...]

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ABARTH ‘FLAGSHIP’ DEALERSHIP HOSTS MOVEMBER CHARITY NIGHT

Some of football’s finest players – including a World Cup Final goal-scorer – visited Fiat Group AutoMObiles’ UK flagship dealer, MOtor Village Marylebone, this week to help raise money for charity.   Italian legends Gianfranco Zola and Marco Tardelli – who scored for Italy in the 1982 World Cup showdown with West Germany – joined [...]

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Auto Italia Magazine features the Abarth 124 Spider

Our friends at Auto Italia Magazine continue to feature Abarth in their superb publication for lovers of all things Italian automotive. This month features the fabulous Abarth 124 Spider rally car and here’s a taster of what you can find on the pages of the latest issue… highly recommended. ‘Today, the concept of taking a [...]

Make It Your Race 2013 - MIYR - Presented by ABARTH

Trofeo Abarth Selenia Europa & Italia + MIYR at Monza finale

Trofeo Abarth Selenia Europe and Trofeo Abarth Selenia Italy: Alex Campani wins both championships The young Italian Alex Campani, driving his Abarth 695 Assetto Corse, is the winner of the Trofeo Abarth Selenia Abarth Europe and Italy titles; won thanks to his third place finish in the last race, held at the famous Monza Autodromo [...]

Abarth wins 2013 FIA Alternative Energies Cup

Abarth wins 2013 FIA Alternative Energies Cup

Abarth wins 2013 FIA Alternative Energies Cup : the Ecorally San Marino-Vatican City closes the season with Liverani, driving an Abarth 500, becoming Champion. Titles already won by Abarth: the Drivers’ Championship and the World Cup for Constructors’ ahead of Alfa Romeo, Toyota and Honda. With the 8th Ecorally San Marino-Vatican being the last round of [...]

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Abarth 595 50th Anniversary – Performance is a state of mind…

Abarth 595 50th Anniversary – Celebrating an Abarth Icon.   Abarth celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the iconic 1963 Fiat Abarth 595 with an exclusive Limited Edition of only 299 cars worldwide … the ‘new’ Abarth 595 50th Anniversary shares the spirit of the original with design and style details that make this ‘modern classic’ a [...]

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Original Fiat Abarth 595 in Silverstone Auctions’ NEC Classic Motor Show sale

Original Fiat Abarth 595 to be auctioned by Silverstone Auctions at the NEC Classic Motor Show sale… FIAT Abarth 595 Registration: PGP338E Chassis Number: 1373470 Engine Number: 1469311 Number of cylinders: 2 CC: 595 Year of Manufacture: 1967 Estimate (£): 20,000 – 25,000 Karl Abarth, later known as Carlo Abarth, was born in Austria. He [...]