Just two weeks ago that we met the new Abarth 595, successor to the old 500 Abarth. Now, the Scorpion brand launches a Special Edition, but eye, using the previous model and not the newly presented.
The full name is a bit long, Abarth 595 Yamaha Factory Racing ‘ 99 Limited Edition “, but by very long that is the name does not mean that the limited edition will be very extensive. Abarth designed only 18 units, due to the sum of the digits 99 (9 + 9).
The launch of the 595 Yamaha Factory Racing ‘ 99 Limited Edition “is a tribute to the Spanish rider of MotoGP Jorge Lorenzo, last season 2015 was crowned as the world champion in the category Queen. His team, the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP, which car brand is sponsoring and supplying vehicle, also achieved crowned as champion of builders.
This special edition is available in two different colors, existing 9 units of each of them. The first is the blue podium, with brand adhesives and casings of the exterior mirrors in black. Other color available is the white competition, also with Abarth adhesives and casings of mirrors in red color.
Mechanically uses the engine 1.4 T-Jet’s 160 horses accompanied by Abarth Koni shock absorbers, springs of shorter length on both axles brand Eibach, 17-inch wheels painted in Matt Black, brake calipers in red, Yamaha Factory Racing inscriptions and the aforementioned stickers.
Its mechanics allows you to accelerate from standstill to 100 km/h in 7.4 seconds and circular at a speed of 210 km/h with a consumption of 6 litres to 100 according to their approval.
The price of each of these 18 units is 21,500 euros. It may sound high, but is not a Fiat 500, is an Abarth of 160 horses with many extras to improve your effectiveness and enjoyment of driving. Furthermore, they are only 18 units that will be marketed exclusively in the Spanish market.
Source | Fiat