The Italian “carmaker” Abarth has recently announced its lineup for the 2011 Bologna Motor Show, which will include four models: the Punto Scorpione, the 695 Assetto Corse, the 595 Turismo and the 595 Competizione.
According to Abarth, the Punto Scorpione will come with a matte black exterior, a sports tuned suspension, a center mounted exhaust system, stainless steel pedals, aluminum kick plates and sport seats. The Punto Scorpione will be powered by a 1.4 liter MultiAir engine which is developing a total output of 178 horsepower and has a peak torque of 270 Nm (199 lb-ft). Abarth says that the small car can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 7.5 seconds, with a top speed of 216 km/h or 134 mph. The Punto Scorpione will be limited to 99 units but its pricing hasn’t been announced yet.
Abarth will also bring the 695 Assetto Corse to the 2011 Bologna Motor Show, which is a racing concept with aerodynamic body kit, high-performance brakes, Lexan windows, FIA compliant roll cage and 17 inch alloy wheels. The Abarth 695 Assetto Corse is powered by a 1.4 liter turbocharged engine which is developing 202 horsepower, mated to a Sadev sequential transmission. L
ast but not least, Abarth will present to the Italian automotive event the 595 Turismo and Competizione, two special editions which will feature a 1.4 liter Turbo T-Jet engine, generating 158 horsepower and 230 Nm of torque (170 lb-ft), which can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 7.4 seconds, with a top speed of 211 km/h or 131 mph.
The 595 Turismo comes with a two-tone exterior with aluminum accents, leather seats, sport steering wheel and 17 inch alloy wheels, while the 595 Competizione has a Grigio Record paint job, yellow brake calipers, leather / alcantara sport seats, aluminum trims and 17 inch alloy wheels.