15 03, 2015

Fiat 500 and Abarth: 60’s Chic with Modern Style, at a cost.

By |2019-07-23T14:21:27+10:00March 15th, 2015|Abarth Reviews, Car Reviews by Brand, Fiat Reviews|9 Comments

Fiat 500 and Abarth: 60’s Chic with Modern Style Yes yes yes oh yes: cute, relatively comfy, stylish Oh dear me no: horrible auto, only 5 speeds in manual, too expensive in anything but the base model. The Bambino, a classic of the late 50’s, was built for nearly 20 years with scarcely a change. It’s cute-as-a-button face made [...]

5 08, 2014

The Beast Is Back: Abarth 595 Italian Pocket Rocket Lands In Australia

By |2019-07-23T14:22:57+10:00August 5th, 2014|Abarth News, Gay Car News|1 Comment

Two new trim levels: the 595 Turismo and 595 Competizione hardtop and convertible Powered by a punchy turbo T-Jet engine, generating 118kW and 230Nm Dual Mode ‘Record Monza’ exhaust system standard on Competizione hatch and convertible Five-speed manual offered as standard for pure driving pleasure Fuel-efficient fun: The 595 sips just 5.4-litres per hundred kilometres (5.3 with [...]