Do you remember stylish roadster 124 Spider from 1960? If you know this car, you will be delighted, considering that Fiat confirmed that they are going to restore this model! In Geneva Motor Show 2015 Fiat revealed that new roadster from Fiat will start with Mazda MX-5 underpinnings. Also, new 2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth will come in Abarth version with so powerful engine. We will present to you this amazing and stylish roadster.
2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth Review
2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth will come with the same styling as the widespread roadster, but it will also have numerous aerodynamic advancements and body upgrades, which will give the vehicle more aggressive look. At the front of the vehicle, we have new honeycomb mesh grille which is similar to the original car. Also, new air vents will have black plastic surrounds. Daytime running lights will be the part of standard equipment. Revised lower grille will be fitted with fog lights for better road vision at nights. New 2018 Fiat 124 Spider will come with great 17 inch lightweight wheels. Thanks to the revised suspension system, roadster also sits lower. Abarth stripes will be offered as options. On the back, new 124 Spider will come with a more aggressive diffuser and a quad-exhaust layout. Also, new Spider will be available in 5 colors – Costa Brava Red 1972, Turini White 1975, San Marino Black 1972, Portogallo 1974 Grey and Isola d’Elba Blue 1974.
Changes in interior are subtle. Interior of 2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth will include great leather-wrapped steering wheel. Also, door panels will be revised. Great sporty seats with enhanced grip will be very comfortable. New 2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth will come with great aluminium pedal board. This model will include great standard features and here we have USB port and MP3 player, stereo with 4 speakers, climate control system and adjustable door mirrors. Infotainment system will be optional. Also, as an option will be and 7.0 inch color display, DAB digital tuner, satellite navigation system, Bluetooth connectivity and many others. As for the safety, standard equipment will include cruise control, ABS, ESC and EBD. LED adaptive headlamps will be optional.
2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth Engine specs
Under the hood, new 2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth will come with a 1.4 Liter turbo-four. It will be able to produce 170 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. New 124 Abarth will be capable to hit from 0-62 mph in 6,8 seconds. Top speed will be 143mph ( 230kmh ). This engine will be fitted with two options of transmissions. There will be six-speed manual and automatic Sequenziale Sportivo gearbox. For greater cornering stability, there will be tuned suspension system.
2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth Release date and Price
Release date on new 2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth will be by the end of 2016. Probably in September. Price in U.S will be around $31.000 for basic version.