Go Vintage Racing In This Cheap Fiat Abarth Spider

The Bertone designed and built Fiat 850 Spider was a small 2-sear roadster that sourced its rear engine setup and mechanical parts from the higher volume Fiat 850 sedan. The nuts at Abarth created a hopped up version with a bigger engine and called it the Fiat Abarth OT 1000 Spider. Don't ask me what OT stands… » 4/08/15 1:16pm 4/08/15 1:16pm

Oppo Test Drive:  Cooper vs Ecoboost Mustang vs 500 Abarth

This week I made a remarkable realization: I graduating college in less than two months and will become a productive member of society. And what do productive members of society do? That's right, they buy cars! With actual money! And then, 10 years later, a college freshman will buy my car and use it to transport… » 3/25/15 9:37pm 3/25/15 9:37pm

Euro Opponauts, which are our everyman hero cars?

Despite the overseas reality, we in the Old World are more limited regarding high performance cars, largely for physical and to some extent also social reasons. Supercars may be the reigning kings of the autobahnen and autostradas, but they're too expensive for the average person, too wide for many roads, and attract… » 9/25/14 12:47pm 9/25/14 12:47pm