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Zender Fiat Abarth 500 Corsa Stradale is About As Cool As a Fiat Can Get

Sep 20 2013, 1:30pm CDT | by

Coolest Fiat Ever?

Tuning firm Zender has created a special Fiat 500 Abarth that maybe the coolest Fiat I have ever seen. The company created a new body kit for the Abarth 500 made from carbon fiber including widened...

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Zender Fiat Abarth 500 Corsa Stradale is About As Cool As a Fiat Can Get

Sep 20 2013, 1:30pm CDT | by

Coolest Fiat Ever?

Tuning firm Zender has created a special Fiat 500 Abarth that maybe the coolest Fiat I have ever seen. The company created a new body kit for the Abarth 500 made from carbon fiber including widened fenders, a custom spoiler, and more.

The vehicle rides on a sport suspension with 18-inch wheels wearing performance tires. The most important part is that the stock 1.4-liter turbocharged engine has been beefed up to produce 236 hp. The engine also produces 247 pound-foot of torque.

Zender claims that the special Abarth can reach 62 mph in 6.5 seconds and reach 124 mph and 24.7 seconds. The top speed is 144 mph. I can only imagine those feats are accompanied by a torrential amount of torque steer. Sadly, the company has no plans to make a production version of the special concept car.

 
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1 day ago

Gnarly! Fiat 500L–Vans Concept Debuts at Vans U.S. Open of Surfing

Jul 30 2014 10:24am CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Sometimes when you take an ungainly car and cover it with tons of crap it can come out kind of nifty-looking. If that weren’t possible, SEMA wouldn’t be a thing. At the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing last weekend in Huntington Beach, California, Fiat debuted a high-riding, surfer-inspired concept version of its none-too-fetching 500L dubbed, not coincidentally, the 500L–Vans. Turns out, when festooned with a two-tone paint job, 18-inch matte-black wheels, smoked lamp surro ...
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2 days ago

Fiat 500L-Vans Design Concept unveiled

Jul 28 2014 8:37pm CDT | Source: KBB

All of the excitement at this weekend's Vans US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, California, wasn't confined ...
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2 days ago

Fiat 500L Vans Concept is radical, man

Jul 28 2014 12:50pm CDT | Source: Recombu

If you think the Fiat 500L is 'off the wall', wait until you see the concept version Vans has up its gnarly sleeves. The 500L Vans Concept was built specifically for the Vans US ...
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1 week ago

Jeep Renegade

Jul 23 2014 10:31pm CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Jeep Renegade is an all-new compact utility vehicle for the 2015 model year. Combining Fiat's expertise with small, fuel-efficient vehicles into Jeep's notoriety for ruggedness and iconic styling, the model lands in an increasingly crowded market of small and carlike yet tall and often boxy vehicles, su ...
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1 week ago

Fiat Says Fuhgeddabout Any Sort Of Merger Of Volkswagen

Jul 23 2014 8:00am CDT | Source: Jalopnik

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important?Read mo ...
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1 week ago

First 100 vehicles announced for Forza Horizon 2

Jul 22 2014 2:48pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Toys/Games With its September 30 release date just over two months away, Turn 10 Studios has slowly started releasing the car list for Forza Horizon 2, the sequel to 2012's Forza Horizon. While the final list will be on the smaller side, with just over 200 vehicles, as per usual, those that were selected are decidedly different from your average sports car. We've included ...
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1 week ago

First 100 vehicles announced for Forza Horizon 2

Jul 22 2014 2:40pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Toys/Games With its September 30 release date just over two months away, Turn 10 Studios has slowly started releasing the car list for Forza Horizon 2, the sequel to 2012's Forza Horizon. While the final list will be on the smaller side, with just over 200 vehicles, as per usual, those that were selected are decidedly different from your average sports car. We've included the entire list below, in the press release, b ...
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1 week ago

Volkswagen and Fiat deny takeover rumours

Jul 18 2014 4:40am CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Volkswagen and Fiat denied rumours from yesterday that the German company is interested in purchasing the Ital ...
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2 weeks ago

Volkswagen eyeing Fiat purchase - report

Jul 17 2014 9:20am CDT | Source: World Car Fans

According to a report issued by German media, Volkswagen is interested in purch ...
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