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Abarth Officially Announced

With the launch of the Fiat 500 fully underway, we’ve had months of silence from Fiat about the Abarth. Finally though, earlier this week, Fiat announced via Twitter: The #FIAT 500 Abarth will be available in 2012 and there is currently no waiting list, though there are many excited fans waiting Today, Head of Fiat […]

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Fiat 500 Zagato

Fiat 500 Zagato

Months ago we covered the story about Fiat planning to release a new version of the Fiat 500 based on the Abarth Zagato. Well, at the Geneva convention this year Fiat showed off a fully formed version of the concept. I have the say it looks pretty good and wouldn’t mind having an Abarth version […]

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Fiat Sponsors the Fader Fort in Austin, TX

Fiat Sponsors the Fader Fort in Austin, TX

Fiat plans to make one of it’s first sponsorship debuts in the USA at The Fader Fort by Fiat in Austin, Texas this March. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Fader Media, it is an all inclusive source for music lovers to find information about up and coming artists. The Fort, a ten-year […]

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Goodbye PT Cruiser, Hello Fiat 500!

A very “happy trails” to the Chrysler PT Cruiser, which is no longer in production! Chrysler has stopped building the car at its Toluca plant in Mexico and over the last year the plant has been converted to produce the plucky Fiat 500 that we’re all waiting for. I’ve always hated the PT, but for […]

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Fiat 500 Abarth Confirmed at Fiat Freak Out

Laura Soave, the CEO of Fiat North America, stopped by the annual Fiat Lancia Unlimited club convention (Fiat Freak Out) last weekend in Asheville, North Carolina to help promote the brand face to face with enthusiasts. Among other announcements, Soave said that for the Fiat 500 Abarth US version, “she could have had just the […]

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