Coming 1st in our Best Fun, Frugal and Relatively Fast Cars test, the 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth was lowest in fuel economy at 27.6 mpg.
(Source: Road & Track)

Coming 1st in our Best Fun, Frugal and Relatively Fast Cars test, the 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth was lowest in fuel economy at 27.6 mpg.

(Source: Road & Track)

They may be small, but they are genuinely entertaining to sling around the track.
(Source: Road & Track)

They may be small, but they are genuinely entertaining to sling around the track.

(Source: Road & Track)

Forget the fluff. This is what you really need to know about the 2013 SRT Viper.
(Source: Road & Track)

Forget the fluff. This is what you really need to know about the 2013 SRT Viper.

(Source: Road & Track)

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Small fury
Starring: Fiat 695 Abarth
(by C.D Photography)

carpr0n:

Small fury

Starring: Fiat 695 Abarth

(by C.D Photography)

Fiat 500c

Fiat 500c

The next Abarth Coupe?The Italian styling school IED (Istituto Europeo di Design) received this simple directive from Fiat: “Express the pure unadulterated spirit of Abarth, which is renowned worldwide for compact, intelligent, record-breaking sports cars.”Called the Scorp-Ion, it’s an electric 2-seater with motors at each wheel and lithium-ion batteries under the luggage compartment behind the cabin.

The next Abarth Coupe?

The Italian styling school IED (Istituto Europeo di Design) received this simple directive from Fiat: “Express the pure unadulterated spirit of Abarth, which is renowned worldwide for compact, intelligent, record-breaking sports cars.”

Called the Scorp-Ion, it’s an electric 2-seater with motors at each wheel and lithium-ion batteries under the luggage compartment behind the cabin.

For those looking for lots of grip in a compact package, the 2013 Fiat 500 AWD makes a tempting proposition.

For those looking for lots of grip in a compact package, the 2013 Fiat 500 AWD makes a tempting proposition.

You like cute? Here it is on four wheels.

Like the Mini, the 2012 Fiat 500 has the sort of enjoyable, happy design that makes driving a small car very satisfying.

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LIVE from the LA Auto Show: Does one have to be a fan of old Italian movies to like the new 2011 Fiat 500?

LIVE from the LA Auto Show: Does one have to be a fan of old Italian movies to like the new 2011 Fiat 500?

2010 Fiat 500GT by Mopar Underground Team at SEMA.