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Abarth 500 EsseEsse specs

Price in Europe €20,600 - €23,040
Car type Compact
Curb weight 1035-1123 kg (2282-2476 lbs)
Introduced 2008
Origin country Italy
Gas mileage 13.7-11.7 l/100 km (17-20 mpg US / 21-24 mpg UK)
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Acceleration (mph)

0 - 30 mph2.6 s
0 - 40 mph4.1 s
0 - 50 mph5.2 s
0 - 60 mph6.9 s
0 - 70 mph9.0 s
0 - 80 mph11.6 s
0 - 90 mph15.4 s
0 - 100 mph19.4 s
Est. 1/8 mile11.0 s @ 77.0 mph
1/4 mile15.4 s @ 89.9 mph
Est. 1/2 mile28.0 s @ 113.7 mph
Est. 1 mile43.6 s @ 124.3 mph

Acceleration (kph)

0 - 60 kph3.5 s
0 - 80 kph5.2 s
0 - 100 kph7.4 s
0 - 120 kph10.9 s
0 - 140 kph15.6 s
0 - 160 kph21.4 s
0 - 200 kph43.7 s
Est. 1000 m32.1 s @ 188.0 kph
80 - 120 kph (4)6.8 s
80 - 120 kph (5)10.1 s
80 - 160 kph (4)16.1 s
Est. 100 - 140 kph8.1 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph36.1 s
Abarth 500 EsseEsse acceleration graph

General performance

Top speed211 kph (131 mph)
Est. max acceleration0.42 g (4 m/s²)
18m slalom67.2 kph (41.8 mph)
Est. emissions285 g/km
60 mph - 038 m (124 ft)
100 mph - 0107 m (352 ft)

Powertrain specs

Engine type Inline 4, turbocharged
Displacement 1.4 l (85 ci)
Power 160 ps (158 bhp / 118 kw)
Torque 230 Nm (170 lb-ft)
Power / liter 115 ps (113 hp)
Power / weight 147 ps (145 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 211 Nm (155 lb-ft) / t
Efficiency 13 PS per l/100 km
Power / €5000 37 ps
Transmission 5 Speed manual
Layout front engine, front wheel drive

More 0-60 and 1/4 mile times

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Lambolover  1y ago

There are 4 fiats on the trending list at the top 4
And then there's a Pagani at 5th :))


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Hoppelmoppel123  1y ago

@fastestlaps do you know where the 0-100, 0-200 and Topspeed is from?


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Shaggy  11y ago

@ Nik Jac: You're right, top speed isn't nearly as important as acceleration and braking, in that, the Fiat 500 Abarth and Mini Cooper S are very similar, and the Fiat gets better fuel economy. In my country, Fiat 500s are selling like hot cakes, vastly outselling Mini Coopers.


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Nik Jac  11y ago

The top speed is less important than global performance of a car. In the normal use, Cooper S and 500 Abarth thera are very similar but the 1st car is very expensive! For 30000€ I prefer for example Giulietta QV with our 235cv and 340Nm of torque!!


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Shaggy  11y ago

@ Nik Jac: I wouldn't say very similar, the Mini Cooper S has the legs on it, it's 12 MPH faster top end, but in the city that doesn't matter, so you actually do have a point.


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Shaggy  11y ago

From what I hear, the Fiat 500 Abarth is a feisty little car.


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Nik Jac  11y ago

For me this car is the best of sports citycars and the price it's cheaper than Mini Cooper S! But the performance is very similar...


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Shaggy  11y ago

They started selling the Fiat 500 Abarth in America this year, the base 500 is a big hit over here, we can't get enough of them.


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Bnonymous  12y ago

@The nose

fastestlaps.com/tracks/hockenheim-gp

"vw" is for very wet


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The nose  12y ago

Essesse faster than the 997.1 turbo at Hockenheim GP ... right ;-) Can someone explain that?


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sam11855  12y ago

@Scottish Car Addict don't get involved


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Powerfloh  13y ago

My personal GPS data sheet: http://themac.homeip.net/abarth/A500.xls



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rxbkrs  13y ago

abarthero, do you have link for the 0-200 time?


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abarthero  13y ago

0-100Km/h 6.9s
0-160Km/h 19.8s
0-200Km/h 38.5s


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abarthero  13y ago

The real aceleration:

http://www.evo.co.uk/carreviews/cargrouptests/234172/abarth_500_esseesse_v_mini_cooper_s.html

New time, and new track.

 

Time: 1.46:29

Change the pic please.:)


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rxbkrs  14y ago

@ Scottish Car Addict, I was not arguing with jug. ;-)


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Anonymous  14y ago

New track.

Reference:


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FastestLaps  14y ago

Hi, Jeremy Clarkson, how are you? When's the next TopGear season coming out? :D


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Jeremy Clarksun  14y ago

Oh, and they do 50mpg and NEVER Break, and if they do BMW WILL charge you. lol


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Jeremy Clarksun  14y ago

The only hot hatch to buy in the current world is the BMW MINI JCW. Power to Weight ratio 183.95 hp/tonne. Fastestlaps.com


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C  14y ago

It has 158bhp. official 0-100 is 7.4 for the esseesse. Real 0-100 is about 6.8. Stats should be fixed if this website wants to be seen seriously.


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Wads  15y ago

158bhp it is then ;)


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Scottish Car Addict  15y ago

My Opinion On The Best Hot Hatch For Value For Money would probably be Either the 2009 Mitsubishi Colt Ralliart, Or The Hyundai i30 2.0 CRDI Premium.
Or The Renault 5 Turbo Maxi


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Scottish Car Addict  15y ago

ARgue argue arg-u... You fuds Have Been Arguing Since 10/11/08!
If You Want To Be Pernickety, Then Its 158bhp
Bloody Simpletons...
Instead of arguing about power, when it is not the main issue, You cant change stats all the time,
Power is speed without control, Stop Trying To Be A Bunch Of smart alec's And Agree On Whats Listed To The Right
Life's To Short Mate.


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rxbkrs  15y ago

rxbkrs- if you look at the engine spec to the left it already says 160hp.

It's changed now.


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Wads  15y ago

I changed it to 160bhp from the 180bhp that was originally listed......


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jug  15y ago

rxbkrs- if you look at the engine spec to the left it already says 160hp.


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rxbkrs  15y ago

Here's the reference: http://www.abarth.it/500/default.asp?l=EN&pag=1,2,0


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rxbkrs  15y ago

Greetings. This car actually has 160 hp.

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