Fiat Abarth 595 Competizione launched in India - IAB Report

04/08/2015 - 23:39 | ,   | Shrawan Raja

Priced at INR 29.85 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi).

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles India today launched the Fiat Abarth 595 Competizione, at the Buddh International Circuit, at a price of INR 29.85 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi).

Fiat Abarth 595 Competizione front for India
The 595 Competizione is powered by a 1.4-liter T-Jet engine that pushes out 160 PS of power and 230 Nm of torque.

Kevin Flynn, the newly appointed President and Managing Director, FCA India Automobiles Pvt. Ltd. said, “The flagship model Abarth 595 Competizione, a sports performance coupe, is renowned world over for its sheer performance, iconic style and rich heritage. With this launch, we are hoping to bring this same legacy to our Indian customers and are confident that Abarth would provide a superior driving experience.”

Fiat Abarth 595 Competizione front three quarter right for India
Driven via an AMT, the 595 reaches 100 km/h from a standstill in 7.6 seconds and on to a top speed of 210 km/h.

The 595 Competizione 3-door hatchback is powered with a 1.4-liter T-Jet engine that develops 160 PS @ 5,500 rpm and 230 Nm @ 3,000 rpm, to take the vehicle from 0-100 in 7.6 seconds and on to a top speed of 210 km/h. The car is driven by an AMT, and offers two driving modes - normal and sport.

Fiat Abarth 595 Competizione side for India
The car is setup with a performance suspension, bigger brakes, 17-inch wheels and a sports exhaust.

Featuring a low ground clearance of 105 mm and large 17 inch alloy wheels, the hot hatchback is further decked for performance with perforated and ventilated brake discs, Monza exhaust system, Front suspension with FSD valve, Koni FSD rear suspension, and aerodynamic body parts.

Fiat Abarth 595 Competizione rear three quarter for India
Features on the India-spec 595 include Xenon headlamps, electric sunroof and Blue & Me handsfree system with USB port.

Additional features on the Indian-spec car are the Xenon headlamps, rear parking sensors, electric sunroof, Blue & Me handsfree system with USB port, 7-inch TFT display, leather wrapped sports multifunction steering wheel and AMT transmission with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifts.

Fiat Abarth 595 Competizione dashboard full for India
The hatchback comes in four colours and will be available in 5 cities.

The Abarth 595 Competizione launches in four colours - Scorpione Black, Iridato White, Campovolo Grey and Cordolo Red. The car launches in the CBU route and will be available at select Fiat dealerships in 5 cities - Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata and Bengaluru.

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You can get additional information in the brochure and press release provided by Fiat today below the image gallery.

Abarth 595 Competizione launched in India - Press Release

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Abarth 595 Competizione India spec Brochure

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