The Abarth 695 has gained a limited-edition Esseesse specification, which turns into the line-up’s quickest mannequin, with improved dealing with and acceleration.
The Esseesse retains the 695’s 180bhp 1.4-litre T-jet engine however will function a weight-saving aluminium bonnet with twin energy bulges, an Akrapovič exhaust and a brand new rear spoiler with angle adjustment to offer improved stability. General, downforce has elevated by as much as 42kg and weight has been diminished by 10kg.
A restricted run of 1390 fashions can be produced, with 695 examples painted Scorpion black and the opposite 695 Campovolo gray.
The automotive is marked out by white detailing on the rear spoiler, mirror caps and aspect stickers and it wears white 17in alloy wheels backed by purple Brembo brake calipers. The 695 brand options on the aspect and the rear of the automotive.
Contained in the automotive, the slogan ‘One among 695’ is emblazoned on the headrests, with stitching matching the motive force’s chosen exterior color, together with a carbonfibre gearlever, which, the agency says, will “emphasise its racing soul”.
The Esseesse additionally receives Fiat’s Uconnect infotainment system, with a 7.0in touchscreen internet hosting sat-nav, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and a DAB digital radio.
The specification is impressed by Abarth’s 1964 remodeling of the diminutive Fiat 500, which was badged 695 Esseesse. Solely 1000 models had been produced, with displacement raised to 690cc and energy to 38bhp, so 87mph grew to become manageable. The automotive featured a monogram ‘SS’ in capital letters on its bonnet, with ‘esseesse’ on the dashboard.