Why Abarth is such a great brand and why the new 124 Spider Rally is such a great vehicle
Revealed for the first time last March at the Geneva Motor Show, the Abarth 124 Rally will be on display om the stage of the World Rally Championship at Italy's Sardina Rally until June 12.
As we have told you, the new Abarth 124 Rally is a technological and engineering jem, and thanks to the massive experience of the Abarth Racing team, the vehicle has been throughout many glorious races and events.
In terms of drivetrain system, the vehicle comes with a powerful 1800 cm3 turbocharged direct injection dual overhead camshaft engine that, thanks to the different selectable mapping, can deliver a total of 300hp (223kW) at 6,500rpm. And along with the other key elements in the drivetrain system, the beast provides incredible acceleration and agility in any given road situation.
In order to improve the performance rates, Abarth Racing Team's engineers worked on some key objectives: weight reduction, center of gravity and of course, safety.
Definitely a special vehicle. the Abarth 124 Rally is also a good example of how Italian manufacturers should proceed in creating the ultimate machine. And definitely the fine Italian style is incorporated in the interior with using Alcantara upholstery, easy to use cluster and overall comfortable cockpit, ensuring optimal setup for victories and achievements.
So, how do you find the new Abarth 124?