Abarth South Africa

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    In 2018, the brand with the scorpion badge sold nearly 23,500 cars in Europe, with sales up by 36.5% compared to 2017.
    Abarth is celebrating this special year with the new “70th Anniversary” range characterised, on the outside, by a special badge that will make all the cars registered in 2019 unique and exclusive.
    Offered on the 595, the 124 spider and the 124 GT, the new...

    Transforming the ordinary into something extraordinary to offer the best products in the small sports car segment. This is the mission of the brand with the scorpion badge, that has always been the byword for performance and iconic Italian style and that last year set a new sales record in Europe.

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    The Bernini Rally Team car driven by Italians Enrico Brazzoli and Manuel Fenoli get the highest score in the GT international championship.
    The winning streak of the Abarth 124 rally continues and this year will be competing for the Abarth Rally Cup in the European Championship.
    The rally was tough because of ice and cold temperatures.
    The winner's satisfaction ahead of...

    The 2019 racing season began with a resounding success for Abarth in the FIA R-GT Cup in the Monte Carlo Rally for the Abarth 124 rally driven by Italians Enrico Brazzoli and Manuel Fenoli.

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    Italians Enrico Brazzoli (WRC3 2018 world champion) and Manuel Fenoli will be driving the Bernini Rally Team's Abarth 124 rally.
    The 124 rally performed well on the snow in the Monte Carlo Rally in 2018.
    This year, the Abarth 124 rally will be called to defend the FIA R-GT Cup and the R-GT Class ERC titles won in 2018.

    The Abarth 124 rally is opening the 2019 season at...

    The Abarth 124 rally is opening the 2019 season at the Monte Carlo Rally, the first event of the World Rally Championship WRC, with Enrico Brazzoli and crew-mate Manuel Fenoli (ITA) at the wheel of a Bernini Rally Team car.

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    The Abarth 124 Spider takes a starring role alongside Sting & Shaggy in the official music video for their new track, “Gotta Get Back My Baby” – the latest single, co-produced by Teflon (Wyclef Jean, Fat Joe, Ruff Ryders) and Martin Kierszenbaum (Sting, Mylène Farmer, Lady Gaga), off their album, 44/876, which has spent 17 weeks atop the Billboard Reggae chart. The official...

    The Abarth 124 Spider takes a starring role alongside Sting & Shaggy in the official music video for their new track, “Gotta Get Back My Baby”

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    Abarth and Alfa Romeo Track Day Demonstrate Motoring Prowess at Corsa Italiana
    Midrand, September 10, 2018 – Fiat Chrysler Automobile’s (FCA) Abarth and Alfa Romeo brands took part in the Corsa Italiana Track Day at Zwartkops Raceway in Pretoria West last Saturday, 8 September 2018.
    Leading Gauteng FCA dealers hosted exclusive VIP guests in the morning session for hot laps...

    Fiat Chrysler Automobile’s (FCA) Abarth and Alfa Romeo brands took part in the Corsa Italiana Track Day at Zwartkops Raceway in Pretoria West last Saturday, 8 September 2018.

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    Abarth is Official Sponsor and Official Car Supplier to the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team for the fourth year in succession
    The association between Abarth and the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team continues: the Scorpion Brand partners the team competing in the FIM 2018 MotoGP World Championship
    This year the front of the fairing of the two Yamaha YZR-M1 2018 bikes again carries the...

    Abarth is Official Sponsor and Official Car Supplier to the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team for the fourth year in succession

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    Abarth at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show

    A highlight at the Geneva International Motor Show will be the Abarth 124 GT, Fiat’s new special edition that has a double personality – a stylish coupé and a bold and dynamic roadster for real driving pleasure.
    The Abarth 695 Rivale, developed in partnership with Riva, will be displayed alongside the Abarth 124 GT,...

    The trademark grand-tourer-styled silhouette of the special edition will be on show alongside the exclusive Abarth 695 Rivale

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    Abarth and Alfa Romeo Track Day
    Midrand, South Africa – Fiat Chrysler Automobile’s Abarth and Alfa Romeo brands will be participating in the ‘Corse Italiana’ track day at Zwartkops Raceway in Pretoria West on Sunday 4th June 2017.
    Gauteng dealers will be hosting invited guests in the morning session for ‘hot laps’ in selected Abarth and Alfa vehicles on the main race track...

    Track Day - 31 May 17

    Fiat Chrysler Automobile’s Abarth and Alfa Romeo brands will be participating in the ‘Corse Italiana’ track day at Zwartkops Raceway in Pretoria West on Sunday 4th June 2017.

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    Abarth - A Unique History; 1949 - 2017
    Midrand, South Africa – Abarth is a racing and road-car maker founded by Italo-Austrian Carlo Abarth in 1949.
    The performance brand of Fiat originally built exhaust systems for vehicles and the now-famous association with Fiat began in 1952 when the Abarth 1500 Biposto was built on a Fiat platform.
    Abarth vehicles were renowned for...

    Abarth is a racing and road-car maker founded by Italo-Austrian Carlo Abarth in 1949

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    Next Generation Scorpion arrives - Abarth 595 for 2017
    Midrand – Fiat Chrysler Automobile’s Abarth range has been bolstered locally with the arrival of the all new Abarth 595 range. The 595 joins the recently launched Abarth 124 Spider to offer discerning buyers of the Scorpion brand a larger range of variants.
    Recently nominated as the “Best Car 2017” by readers of the...

    Abarth 595 - 3 Feb 17

    Fiat Chrysler Automobile’s Abarth range has been bolstered locally with the arrival of the all new Abarth 595 range.

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    New Abarth 124 Spider
    Midrand – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announces the arrival of the all new Abarth 124 spider to local showrooms from December 2016. The Abarth 124 Spider is targeted at a new generation of enthusiasts with its performance and technical DNA. The model combines the authentic roadster experience packed with thrills, technology and safety, with a touch of...

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announces the arrival of the all new Abarth 124 spider to local showrooms from December 2016

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