Abarth Coupe rumours gather pace

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008

Rumours that Abarth maybe considering building a special Abarth Coupe model have been gathering pace, with Autocar reporting their own take on the story…

Abarth Coupe © Autocar

Abarth Coupe © Autocar

Fiat could make a special-bodied Abarth Coupe in order to expand the ‘affordable high performance’ credentials of its recently re-established brand.

The company is reportedly delighted with the early reception for its Abarth Punto and 500 variants and believes that a special Abarth model may be feasible. A coupe would be in the spirit of the cars created by the firm’s founder, Carlo Abarth, in the 1960s.

Full story here.

Auto Express carried a similar piece a while back – here.

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