Nothing exciting happens in silence. Get behind the wheel of the new Abarth 595 Competizione 180hp to make an entrance that'll turn heads. The 1.4-litre turbo produces a fearsome soundtrack, along with race-level performance that makes this hatchback an absolute joy to drive. Designed on the track but built for the road, this car is not about subtlety, it's about power, passion and living life to the absolute max.
From the 17-inch alloy wheels to the dual-mode Record Monza exhaust and red Brembo brake calipers, the new Abarth 595 Competizione 180hp looks every inch a performance hatch. Xenon headlights help the model to stand out on the road, along with Competizione styling features, front fog lights, tinted windows and body-coloured bumpers.
Step inside to find Abarth Corse by Sabelt sports seats, designed to offer maximum comfort and support when you're cornering hard. A clear TFT instrument cluster displays critical information and adds to the car's sporty feel, while the Blue&Me connectivity setup and automatic dual zone climate control allow you to create the perfect cabin environment.
Innovative technology features not only help to deliver a stunning ride, the Abarth 595 Competizione 180hp also comes equipped with state-of-the-art safety devices. A tyre pressure monitoring system comes fitted as standard, along with rear parking sensors and ABS With EBD. The car's instantly recognisable soundtrack comes courtesy of four Record Monza tailpipes that vary exhaust gas flow depending on engine use.
The model's stylish contours also deliver an impressive aerodynamic performance, increasing efficiency and boosting performance. Lowered sports suspension and shock absorbers equipped with Frequency Selective Damping valves, guarantee precise handling and maximum grip, while the high-performance braking system delivers impressive stopping power when it's needed most.
At the heart of the new Abarth 595 Competizione 180hp is a 1.4-litre T-Jet engine, featuring a new Garrett turbo with revised compression ratio. The extraordinary weight/power ratio of 5.7 kg/hp allows the model to accelerate at blistering speed, resulting in a 0-62mph time of just 6.7 seconds.
You'll find the new Abarth 595 Competizione 180hp for sale at Thames Motor Group in Kent and Berkshire. Contact a member of the team to find out more and to arrange a test drive.