Fiat USA hints at imminent arrival of US Abarth 500

Fiat USA’s Facebook page erupted with excitement today after the automaker hinted of the imminent US arrival of the Abarth brand.

Fans clamoring for the arrival of the Abarth brand are fueled by positive European reviews of the Abarth 500 performance variant. The US version is rumored to include a turbocharged four-cylinder engine augmented by a stiffer suspension and cosmetic enhancements to the exterior and interior.

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The quote from the Fiat USA Facebook page:

We’re less than a month away from the LA Auto Show. And you know what that means…

We will know more as we approach the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show!

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