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Old 28th February 2007, 18:00   #1
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Default Fiat relaunches Abarth brand with the grande Punto Abarth

1.4 L pumping out 150 BHP in stock form and 180 with add on kit Damn! Fiat sure knows how to make engines!

Read about it here

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Old 28th February 2007, 18:04   #2
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This was discussed in other thread. You may want to merge this topic with that thread.
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Old 1st March 2007, 04:55   #3
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I never knew that Abarth had shut shop!! They were running as FIAT AUTO CORSE. The Grande Punto looks mindblowing.

Well here is another link to what Abarth can do to cars - Palio Cup
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Old 1st March 2007, 06:47   #4
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Also on cards is a 2.0L 270 bhp stock version for their Italian rally championship !
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How the hell can fiat draw somuch power from a tiny 1.4 L engine?? Technically, does good fuel allow you to tune the car to such a perfection?
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Yes. Good fuel helps. Its amusing to see european cars detuned in the U.S stating the fuel quality is not good.(and further detuning when in India).
Think Honda S2000 for highest output from naturally aspirated engine (240 HP in 2.0L)
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