The Truth About Cars » fiat 500 abarth http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:00:26 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » fiat 500 abarth http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Fiat Adds Automatic Abarth, Young People “Don’t Drive A Manual Transmission” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/04/fiat-adds-automatic-abarth-young-people-dont-drive-a-manual-transmission/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/04/fiat-adds-automatic-abarth-young-people-dont-drive-a-manual-transmission/#comments Mon, 07 Apr 2014 05:39:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=788642 In a bid to boost sales of the Fiat 500 Turbo and Abarth, the two boosted versions of Fiat’s city car will get an optional automatic transmission. Automotive News is reporting that Fiat will add the two-pedal gearbox in July, when the 2015 models begin production. While Fiat sold about 36,000 500s in the USA […]

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In a bid to boost sales of the Fiat 500 Turbo and Abarth, the two boosted versions of Fiat’s city car will get an optional automatic transmission. Automotive News is reporting that Fiat will add the two-pedal gearbox in July, when the 2015 models begin production. While Fiat sold about 36,000 500s in the USA […]

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Generation Why: My Gen Y COTY http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/generation-why-gen-y-coty/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/generation-why-gen-y-coty/#comments Tue, 20 Nov 2012 20:54:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=467559 With the TWATs under way and awards season about to gear up, I would like to take a moment to highlight the one car I’ve found that ticks all the boxes for me personally. It’s the Fiat 500 Abarth. The base 500 might as well be the template for the “premium city car” segment that’s slowly […]

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With the TWATs under way and awards season about to gear up, I would like to take a moment to highlight the one car I’ve found that ticks all the boxes for me personally. It’s the Fiat 500 Abarth. The base 500 might as well be the template for the “premium city car” segment that’s slowly […]

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2012 Fiat 500 Abarth Versus 2012 Ferrari FF http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/fiat-abarth-ferrari-ff/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/fiat-abarth-ferrari-ff/#comments Sat, 01 Sep 2012 13:00:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=458559   A few months back, Bertel decreed that TTAC would have no more duplicate reviews. If we wanted to test a car that had already been reviewed, we’d better have a dramatically different take on it. I had a FIAT 500 Abarth for the week. Jack and Alex had already covered it on track and off. I thought […]

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  A few months back, Bertel decreed that TTAC would have no more duplicate reviews. If we wanted to test a car that had already been reviewed, we’d better have a dramatically different take on it. I had a FIAT 500 Abarth for the week. Jack and Alex had already covered it on track and off. I thought […]

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Fiat Feeling GILTy, Offers $5,000 Off A 500C Or Abarth http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/fiat-feeling-gilty-offers-5000-off-a-500c-or-abarth/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/fiat-feeling-gilty-offers-5000-off-a-500c-or-abarth/#comments Tue, 24 Jul 2012 16:32:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=454041 Gilt, a subscription-based fashion deal website, was offering an incredible deal on two hot Fiat products. $5,000 off a Fiat 500C or Fiat 500 Abarth. No more information is available at the Gilt website, but TTAC reader Robstar said that the deal involved “$5k deposit, refunded at purchase of a fiat 500 cabrio for $9,999 $5k […]

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Gilt, a subscription-based fashion deal website, was offering an incredible deal on two hot Fiat products. $5,000 off a Fiat 500C or Fiat 500 Abarth. No more information is available at the Gilt website, but TTAC reader Robstar said that the deal involved “$5k deposit, refunded at purchase of a fiat 500 cabrio for $9,999 $5k […]

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QOTD: Did Fiat Just Inadvertently Reveal The 500T? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/qotd-did-fiat-just-inadvertently-reveal-the-500t/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/qotd-did-fiat-just-inadvertently-reveal-the-500t/#comments Mon, 16 Jul 2012 14:34:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=452926 While sitting through the new Pitbull-scored Fiat 500 ad, a model at :49 seconds in caught my eye – it looks a lot like the leaked photos of the 500T, which supposedly carries a version of the Abarth’s 1.4L turbo engine. I’ll let you be the judge and tell me if I’m wrong, but the […]

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While sitting through the new Pitbull-scored Fiat 500 ad, a model at :49 seconds in caught my eye – it looks a lot like the leaked photos of the 500T, which supposedly carries a version of the Abarth’s 1.4L turbo engine. I’ll let you be the judge and tell me if I’m wrong, but the […]

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Fiat 500T, Abarth Convertible Coming In 2013? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/04/fiat-500t-abarth-convertible-coming-in-2013/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/04/fiat-500t-abarth-convertible-coming-in-2013/#comments Tue, 10 Apr 2012 20:52:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=439213 Car and Driver is reporting yet another model for the Fiat 500 lineup, using a detuned version of the Abarth 1.4L turbo engine in more discreet packaging. The model, dubbed the 500T, will also arrive in tandem with a 500C Abarth. The C/D folks uncovered government documents showing evidence of both a coming 500T Sport, […]

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Car and Driver is reporting yet another model for the Fiat 500 lineup, using a detuned version of the Abarth 1.4L turbo engine in more discreet packaging. The model, dubbed the 500T, will also arrive in tandem with a 500C Abarth. The C/D folks uncovered government documents showing evidence of both a coming 500T Sport, […]

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Fiat 500 Abarth Starting At $22,000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/fiat-500-abarth-starting-at-22000/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/fiat-500-abarth-starting-at-22000/#comments Wed, 11 Jan 2012 20:17:27 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=425615 Fiat is hoping that their new 500 Abarth will inject some new energy into their lineup, just like couples stuck in a flagging marriage hope that immersing themselves into “the lifestyle” will add some spice and excitement to a union long past its expiration date. The 500 Abarth will likely have some demographic overlap with […]

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Fiat is hoping that their new 500 Abarth will inject some new energy into their lineup, just like couples stuck in a flagging marriage hope that immersing themselves into “the lifestyle” will add some spice and excitement to a union long past its expiration date. The 500 Abarth will likely have some demographic overlap with […]

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