Abarth presents the most radical model of the small Italian sports activities automobile, the 695 Essesse of which just one,390 units can be produced695 of them in Scorpione Black and as many in Campovolo Grey, all in saloon physique. Thus, the model counts that the denomination 695 Esseesse makes reference to the iconic Cinquino from 1964 modified by Carlo Abarth himself, which was additionally produced on a limited foundation (just one,000 units).
Returning to the current, the rear spoiler with adjustable pitch from 0 ° to 60 °, producing an aerodynamic load on the rear axle of up to 42 kg. In white are the facet stripes, the mirror caps and the 17 “multi-spoke wheels behind which the automobile is hidden. braking workforce signed by Brembo with purple four-piston calipers at the entrance and perforated discs, utilizing 240mm ventilated discs for the rear axle.
Solely 695 units can be manufactured in black and one other 695 units in grey
The inside welcomes its occupants with two spectacular Sabelt semibaquets in whose headrests you may learn the inscription “695 Esseesse” and the numbering of the unit, finishing the set a set of purple seat belts and small particulars similar to the bases of the seats that repeat the white tonality of the exterior in distinction to the dominant black inside, as well as to the carbon fiber inserts on the gear lever, on the steering wheel and on the pedals themselves.
Nonetheless, the most vital factor is how you are feeling behind the wheel. The signature of the scorpion guarantees a higher dynamics and efficiency in all respects than the Competizione end. Added to the aforementioned rear spoiler is a 25% lighter aluminum hood which, along with the exhaust system with the Akrapovič stamp, achieves cut back the weight by 10 kg, as well as to a extra favorable weight distribution.
Likewise, it additionally has some Koni FDS sport shock absorbers In each axes and optionally it could actually equip a robotic computerized gearbox, a transmission not significantly really helpful to give you the chance to take pleasure in the true potentialities of this little Italian.
Beneath the hood is the identical 1.four T-Jet, a turbocharged block that develops 180 hp and 245 Nm of torque, taking the cooling capacities to the restrict given the limited house of the engine compartment, reaching a 0 to 100 km / h in 6.7 seconds (simply 0.three seconds greater than the new Golf GTI with 245 hp), in addition to a prime velocity of 225 km / h casting the spoiler at 0 °, all accompanied by the attribute roar of the “Akra” exhaust system.
With all this, Abarth has a extra passionate and radical recipe to rise up to the full, balanced and enjoyable MINI JCW that we’ve got already examined in Diariomotor, though at the price of dropping practicality and day by day usability that it must be a part of these small atomic cities.