The US market debut of the new Fiat 124 Spider is doubled by the introduction of its more powerful version, the Fiat 124 Spider Abarth. The performance roadster delivers 165 horsepower and 184 lb.-ft. of torque and is offered both with a six speed manual or automatic.

Features include a front and rear Bilstein sport suspension, mechanical limited-slip differential, front strut tower bar, Sport Mode selector and sport-tuned chrome quad-tip exhaust with the world-renowned Abarth sound. Its aggressive appearance comes complete with unique front and rear fascia, 17-inch Gun Metal aluminum wheels, Gun Metal exterior accents and an available hand-painted hood stripe, offering a one-of-a-kind appearance. Other available features include a Brembo braking system and Recaro seats.

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The Abarth model is available in five colors: Bianco Gelato (white clear coat), Rosso Passione (red clear coat), Nero Cinema (jet black metallic), Grigio Argento (gray metallic) and tri-coat Bianco Perla (crystal white pearl).

The all-new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth with a six-speed manual transmission has a price of $28,195, plus $995 destination. The 2017 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth with a six-speed automatic transmission has a starting price of $29,545, plus $995 destination.