The Abarth 595 Pista has been announced and is focused on performance with more power and new Garrett turbine and delivering 165hp. It is equipped with the Record Monza Active exhaust and Koni rear suspension with FSD (Frequency Selective Damping) technology that enhances driving performance by offering greater road-hold, handling and stability.
The new, oversized Garrett turbocharger with geometric compression ratio reduced from 9.8:1 to 9:1 optimises temperature in the combustion chamber at equal pressure, and allows peak torque (230 Nm) to be achieved at a lower rpm (2250 to be precise), while top power is delivered at top revs.
The 595 Pista is packed with all the standard equipment needed to secure the thrilling driving pleasure typical of Abarth. It has a racing steering wheel with flat bottom and centring mark at the top and the “Sport” button that adjusts peak torque output, power steering settings and throttle. The braking system is specific to Abarth and have ventilated 284 mm discs on the front and 240 mm discs on the rear. The new Pista also features MTA gearbox with shift paddles.
The Abarth 595 Pista is equipped with Apple CarPlay and Google Android AutoTM with UconnectTM 7 “HD system as standard, and DAB digital radio. The infotainment system has a high-definition screen. For more information on the 595 range visit your local Abarth dealer or enquire through Fiat Ireland.