In addition to Alfa (Tonale), Fiat (Centoventi & 120th models) and Jeep (Renegade & Compass PHEV), the fourth European brand FCA at the Car Show in Geneva in 2019 (until March 17) is a novelty. In particular, Abarth presented the new 595 esseesse at the exhibition stand. This particular evil Cinquecento is in honor of the legendary 1960s Setup Kit, which was first reconstructed just ten years ago for the Abarth 500.
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Thus, in 2019, the "esseesse" version celebrates its return as the ultimate sport among "poisonous scorpions". It is clear that the car is equipped with the strongest engine of the series: 180 hp makes a petrol engine with a turbocharger. Although the exact driving performance has not yet been revealed, the Italians promise a real speed of adrenaline. This should also be provided by other dynamic ingredients. The new Abarth 595 esseesse features a powerful Brembo braking system with ventilated front brakes and large thick-grained cassettes. Also, the standard is specific air to clean the BMC, which allows for greater air flow. For high curve speeds and excellent traction, rear suspension with Koni FSD (selective frequency reduction) and limited linear differential D.A.M. cares. True sound delivers it Abarth of Akrapovic The exhaust system.
Design and equipment
The specific features of the Abarth 595 esseesse include 17-inch white aluminum wheels, special side panels and mirrors, exclusive colors and the 70th anniversary logo, while the extremely cool "Sabelt" sports seats with carbon fiber backbone and inner retreat The same goes for for a sports steering wheel with Alcantara inserts, which also includes navigation with the 7-inch Uconnect HD touchscreen and the Abarth telescope. Compatible smartphones can be used without distraction via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are paired with the system.
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The new Abarth 595 esseesse should come in the summer of 2019 in domestic trade. Prices are not fixed.