The Abarth studio created a charged version of the Fiat Pulse budget crossover. It received a 185-horsepower turbo engine and a modified chassis.
The Fiat Pulse 2023 line will be replenished with a charged version from Abarth. The famous Italian tuning studio for the first time undertook to finalize the crossover. Details of the model were revealed on the official Fiat Abarth website.
The main difference between the Fiat Pulse Abarth is hidden under the hood. The crossover was equipped with a more powerful 1.3-liter turbo engine with 185 hp. s., which was borrowed from the Jeep Renegade and Compass.
With a 6-speed automatic transmission, acceleration to 100 km/h takes 8 seconds and a top speed of 210 km/h. In addition, the steering, suspension and brakes have been improved.
You can recognize the new Fiat Pulse Abarth by its special grille, body kit and 17-inch wheels. The roof spoiler is enlarged, and two exhaust pipes peek out from the rear bumper. In addition, they offer special color options for cars with red stripes and Abarth inscriptions.
The interior of the crossover has not yet been shown, but it is known that inside only change the finish. The Fiat Pulse Abarth will be upgraded with a virtual instrument cluster, a 10.1-inch touchscreen display, keyless entry, cruise control, climate control, and parking sensors.
The Fiat Pulse Abarth crossover will go on sale in fourth quarter of this year. The cost of the charged version will be about $23,000.