Fiat 500 Abarth Spied Sporting New Facelift

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

The Fiat 500 Abarth is set to receive a facelift, similar to the one the standard Fiat 500 received earlier this year.‘s spy photographers have caught the refreshed Fiat 500 Abarth sporting a new front bumper with a more aggressive design and larger air intakes. The headlights and tail lights on the Abarth model will carry over from the refreshed 2016 Fiat 500 and you can expect the sporty model to get new wheels to round off the package.

Rumors suggest that the refreshed Fiat 500 Abarth will also get a bump in power to around the 190-horsepower range compared to the current 160 hp.

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On the inside, the hatch will receive an updated infotainment system as well as a few other minor stylistic upgrades.

The updated Fiat 500 Abarth will most likely make its debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show in March 2016.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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