Fiat Abarth customization program Fuori Serie announced
Fiat Group will be launching a special programme at the Paris Motor Show called Fuori Serie wherein customers will be able to interact with company engineers, designers and mechanics standing by to be able to have their Abarths customized as per their individual preferences. Fiat Group have also announced that these special models will be capable of 178 hp power tuning and will feature the exclusive 695 brand.
So as to offer customers a better chance of customizing their vehicles, two specially designed vehicles will be standing by. One of these will be showcasing liveries and exterior colors while the other will showcase different materials and trim levels which can be used to customize the Abarth.
These will include carbon finishes, personalized plates and various technology accessories such as Harman JBL audio system. Fiat Group will also showcasing the 695 which will give clients an ideal of the finished product. This model will be fitted with accessories seen in the Fiat Abarth 131 Mirafiori Olio Fiat rally car of the 1970s.
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The new “Fuori Serie” programme will be revealed at the Paris Motor Show. Abarth dedicates it to everyone who wants the ultimate level of customisation together with the exclusivity of a car built just for them. With the “Fuori Serie” programme, customers will have the chance to talk personally with the manufacturer to have their Abarths customised down to the smallest detail by a team of specialised Abarth designers, engineers and mechanics. A representation of the Officine Abarth Mirafiori showcases the project on the Paris stand. It is there where Abarth designers and engineers work with passion and professional expertise every day, and where the “Abarth Fuori Serie” team will guide customers in making their selections, devoting utmost attention to the details, craftsmanship and advanced technology that go into the car.
This exclusive programme is where customisation starts from performance, consistent with Abarth’s spirit. Only the “Fuori Serie” – special production – cars will have 180 HP power tuning and will feature the exclusive 695 brand. Exclusivity is also found in the production process since all the “Fuori Serie” cars will be produced and type-approved at the Abarth “factory of victory”. Testifying to their authenticity is a certificate issued together with the car, in addition to the fact that Abarth&C. will actually be its first owner. Lastly, the materials and finishes are also exclusive since the customer can choose from a range of colours and materials that are not offered in the standard product range.
Abarth has created two special collections to orient customers in their selection. In addition to liveries and exterior colours, they feature the use of special materials and trim levels, such as carbon finishes, dedicated personalisation plates and advanced technology outfitting like the Harman’s JBL audio system, for a superior-in-car listening experience
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS ABARTH 695 “FUORI SERIE”
4 cylinders in line, 4 valves per cylinder, 1368 cm3
Maximum power: 180 HP (132 kW) at 5500 rpm.
Maximum torque: 250 Nm at 3000 rpm in sport mode.
Turbocharging: fixed geometry Garrett 1446 turbocharger.
“Abarth Competizione” electrically operated manual gearbox with controls on the steering wheel
“Powered by BMC” filter, specially developed for Abarth.
MacPherson independent front suspension
torsion beam rear suspension with special calibration and anti-roll bar
Koni shock absorbers with FSD valve
Dualdrive electric power steering with Sport mode
Sport/overboost button (this function modulates the Dualdrive electric power steering and increases engine torque)
Fixed Brembo front brake calipers
Floating, perforated and self-ventilating front brake discs ø 305 mm × 28 mm
Perforated rear brake discs ø 240 mm x 11 mm
High performance front brake pads
Electronic Stability Program.
TTC SYSTEM – Torque Transfer Control
Special design 7×17” ET35 aluminium alloy wheels with 205/40 R17” tyres.
complies with Euro 5 CEE-f5 standards
urban cycle: 8.4 l/100 km
extra-urban cycle: 5.4 l/100 km
combined cycle: 6.5 l/100 km
OTHER SPECIAL EQUIPMENT
“Record Monza” dual mode exhaust system.
Black “Abarth Corse” by Sabelt seats with yellow stitching and carbon fibre backrest cover
“Carbon look” body parts
Special racing pedals
max. speed: 225 km/h
acceleration 0-100 km/h: < 7 sec