NEWS: Abarth UK To Launch brand-new Abarth 124 Rally @ London Classic Car Show
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The performance car brand’s exhibition stand (E70) will be This kind of year dedicated to the Abarth 124 spider, along with will have a display of brand-new along with old using a stand featuring the recently-launched Abarth 124 spider along with the classic 1973 Fiat Abarth 124 Rally.
Alongside them will be their two rallying counterparts illustrating the performance brand’s incredible motorsport heritage: the brand-new Abarth 124 rally along with the 1974 Fiat Abarth 124 Rally Gr.4.
The classic cars are displayed under the banner Abarth Classiche, the official, Turin-based programme launched last year to support the repair, restoration along with certification of classic Abarth designs for customers lucky enough to own one.
With brand-new designs such as the 124 spider along with brand-new 595 recently launched, more along with more drivers are experiencing Abarth for initially: 2016 was the performance brand’s best year ever inside UK with total sales of 3966 – a rise of 44.5 per cent over the 2743 of the previous year.
The London Classic Car Show, held at the capital’s ExCel exhibition hall, 23-26 February, provides Abarth with an excellent opportunity to demonstrate what’s brand-new through the company in 2017 while offering a reminder of the scorpion brand’s glorious past.
“There’s no better place to display classic cars than the London Classic Car Show, along with we are delighted to have some superb machinery on our stand,” says Gerry Southerington, brand manager, Abarth UK.
“The blend of brand-new along with old, road car along with sporting legend, gives us an interesting along with exciting exhibition which, I am sure, will be enjoyed by thousands of show-goers.”
The Abarth 124 spider comes equipped using a 170hp engine generating 250Nm of torque at 2500 rpm to provide a 0-62mph time of 6.8 seconds along using a top speed of 144mph. Prices start at £29,565 OTR.