Abarth will release a special edition "500 Opening Edition" limited to only 100 units. The special edition is fitted with a revised version of the stock 1.4-liter turbo engine that produces 160Hp at 5750 rpm and a maximum torque of 230 Nm at 3000 rpm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox.

Fiat 500 Abarth Opening Edition
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The Abarth 500 Opening Edition makes the 0 to 60 mph sprint in just 7.4 sec and hits a top speed of 211 km/h (131mph).

It also features: front and rear perforated disc brakes, high performance front brake pads, a special ‘powered by BMC’ air filter, special low springs and 17" alloys painted white or titanium complete with 205/40 R16 ZR 17 Pirelli Pzero Nero tires.

Fiat 500 Abarth Opening Edition
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On the exterior the limited edition features a red brake calipers and privacy windows. The customers will have the chance to choose between two colours: Campovolo grey and pearlised White. Other features unique to the 500 Abarth Opening Edition include a grey or white fuel cap and key cover.


Source: CarScoop

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  (520) posted on 07.9.2008

fantastic car, in my opinion the best small car on the market! one red with white stipes for me smiley

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