The very first electric Abarth is here! The New Abarth 500e will be open for purchase in early 2023.
Abarth is charging into the EV market with the launch of their first ever EV that will be available for purchase in early 2023. The New Abarth 500e will be the most responsive and exciting Abarth in urban driving and suburban driving.
The New Abarth 500e is equipped with a powerful 42 kWh battery coupled with a powerful e-motor, resulting in 113.7kW/155PS and combining the performance of the Scorpion with the innovation of electric mobility. It can reach 62mph from zero in just seven seconds. It boasts of best-in-class acceleration and ensures zero emissions while driving.
The 500e is the most responsive and exciting Abarth in urban driving and the most enjoyable in suburban driving. In short, it is more Abarth than ever. In a nutshell, for Abarth, electrification means being more fun as well as being more competitive. If you look at it from another angle, electrification not only means looking for greener solutions but is also synonymous with pure, distilled, and hardcore fun. Also, the New Abarth 500e is the first and only city car that can be equipped with the Sound Generator for those who don’t want to give up on Abarth’s signature “roar”. The Sound Generator accompanies the engine performance and faithfully reproduces the sound of an Abarth petrol engine. Designed to offer all the emotions that every Abarth driver seeks the 500e perfectly combines performance and sound, this innovative sound system gives a true Abarth driving experience.
Making its debut, the 500e Scorpionissima is an exclusive, fully equipped, and eye catching limited launch edition; the first electric Abarth ever. It will be produced in just 1949 units globally. Each one of them features exclusive graphics and a numbered certificate of authenticity. It is available in both hatchback and cabrio versions and comes in a new, intoxicating Acid Green or Poison Blue body paint. It is the perfect synthesis between exclusivity and sportiness.
The New Abarth 500e Scorpionissima is equipped with the exclusive 18” Diamond-Cut Titanium Grey alloy wheels which bring the driver closer to the road. The new sporty seats’ design is enriched with an embossed scorpion in Alcantara. This is a premium racing material that provides a dark sporty look and the highest comfort thanks to the integrated headrest with an Acid-Green Scorpion lasered on the Alcantara and sporty double stitching.
The exclusiveness yet sportiness of the materials can also be seen in the new Alcantara dashboard fascia that offers a unique feel, combining a lush aesthetic with a functional design, and perfectly matches the inserts of the steering wheel and the sporty seats. The new limited edition Abarth 500e Scorpionissima Hatchback price is set to be £38,695 while the Convertible one is £41,695.