2013 FIAT 500 Abarth Has Great Features

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Slide into the driver’s seat of the sassy and sexy 2013 FIAT 500 Abarth at Suburban Fiat in Ann Arbor. The legendary FIAT, born more than 50 years ago, offers a uniquely designed automobile with ample power and serious cornering capabilities. Whether driving the FIAT around town for errands or zooming along the interstate, this compact car combines style, comfort and high-performance.

Under the hood


The 2013 FIAT 500 Abarth model comes equipped with a 1.4-liter, four-cylinder Multi-Air® Turbo engine. With a 160-horsepower rating, this five-speed manual transmission with Turbo Boost Gauge has enough power to go from 0 to 60 mph in less than seven seconds. The vehicle has a high-performance McPherson strut front suspension, anti-lock four-wheel disc brakes with red brake calipers, ECS (electronic stability control) and Pirelli® tires.

Measuring 12-feet, 4 inches in length and  5 feet, 4.1 inches wide, the Abarth easily fits in most compact parking spaces, as well as in any garage. It has a ground clearance of slightly more than 4 inches. Exterior features include a rear wiper, rear defogger and stylish rear spoiler.

Interior features


This hatchback-style FIAT offers ample seating and storage room. It seats four, offering 38.9 inches of front head room, 35.5 inches of rear head room and 31.7 inches of rear leg room. Shoulder space in the back measures 46.6 inches. The cargo capacity with all seating in place totals 9.5 cubic feet—ideal for transporting groceries or luggage for a weekend getaway.

FIAT equips the 500 Abarth with a height adjustable driver’s seat that includes a memory function. The rear seats are a split-fold design to allow for additional storage space. Other standard features include seven airbags, remote power locks, heated/power mirrors, tilt adjustable steering wheel and cruise control. The cruise and audio controls are steering-wheel mounted.

High-tech convenience

Tech-equipped, the 2013 FIAT 500 Abarth boasts BLUE&ME™ Hands-Free Communication that includes iPod® and USB capabilities, as well as 12-volt front power outlets. A Beats Audio® Premium Sound System also is available; just ask us about sound system upgrades.