Abarth to add dealers, cars
Fiat’s performance brand, Abarth, is on track to increase its worldwide sales by 50% this year. According to an article in Automotive News Europe, 2015’s goal of about 10,000 worldwide sales is in sight, with November and December sales still to be tallied.
Without specifying a timeframe, Paolo Gagliardo, head of operations at Abarth, said the brand is now seeking to go from 300 locations in Fiat dealerships worldwide to 750.
Gagliardo also said the brand will expand from tuned versions of the Fiat 500 next year. Allpar reported in July (Is this the Fiat 124 Abarth?) that Alfredo Altavilla, the CEO of Fiat and Abarth, said a hot version of the 124 could appear in Europe by the end of next year. (...) →