For the latest in a series of Abarth “pocket rocket” in the famous Italian car company have found inspiration in the world of motorcycling. Concept Abarth 695 Tributo XSR has been presented at the International Fair in Milan, which is dedicated to bicycles and motorcycles, and was built to commemorate the beginning of the collaboration between Yamaha and Abarth, which resulted in a premiere presentation of Yamaha XSR900 Limited Edition which will be produced in only 695 copies.
Following the example of Yamaha’s new bike, Abarth 695 Tributo XSR is painted in gray and in addition to red details on attractive body with a canvas roof, the car is equipped with a lightweight exhaust system that produces Slovenian company Akrapovic. There is also a symbolic mark XSR, which is set on the tailgate.
Abarth did not publish which version of 1.4 liter turbo engines have been chosen for this concept model, but it is known that during its creation used a lot of carbon fiber components with which would otherwise lightweight car should be even easier.
As a reminder, Abarth most powerful four-cylinder turbo-petrol engine that is offered in cars that are based on the FIAT 500, from the 1.4-liter displacement provides 190 hp and 270 Nm of torque, which is enough that model 695 Biposto Record Special Edition from 0 to 100 km/h comes after 5.9 seconds and can reach 230 km/h.