Holland gets upgraded 500 Competizione
14 July 2009

Fiat has launched a limited-edition Abarth 500 Competizione for the Dutch market.

Just 10 examples of the 24,995 euro (£21,500) Competizione will be made and it features a range of upgrades over the standard Fiat 500 Abarth Esseesse on which it is based.

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Its unique exterior features a black roof, 17-inch black alloy wheels and black Abarth graphics on the side of the car.

Inside, it gets leather sports seats with embossed Competizione logos, sat-nav, climate control and a new audio system.

The Fiat 500 Abarth Competizione is powered by the same 1.4-litre turbocharged engine as the Esseesse, producing 157bhp and 170lb ft of torque.

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