Abarth 1962

850 TC Corsa  
1600  
2400 Coupé Ellena  
Monomille Scorpione / GT  
1000 TC Berlina Corsa - new model
1300 Berlinetta Simca - new model in March (Geneva)

Italy

Abarth fitted a 982cc engine into the 600D bodyshell, creating the 1000. This had 60bhp as standard, but a 66bhp version with disc brakes at the rear and a five-speed gearbox was also made for motorsport. The latter had a compression ratio of 12.8:1!
 

Fiat-Abarth 850 TC

wb: 2000 mm 4 cyl.
847 cm³
52 cv
4 cyl.
847 cm³
55 cv
4 cyl.
847 cm³
57 cv
 
berlina 850 TC 850 TC
Nürburgring
850 TC
SS
 

   

Derived from the Fiat 600 D, Abarth 850 TC provides high performance. High copmression, slightly enlarged engines gives up to 57 b.h.p., comparing to only 29 b.h.p. in the fiat 600. Independent front and rear suspension, front disc brakes.Top speed up to 155 km/h.
 

Fiat-Abarth Monomille

wb: 2000 mm 4 cyl.
982 cm³
60 cv
     
         

   

New model based on the Fiat 600D. Coupe with 1000 c.c. single-cam engine, 4-speed gearbox with various ratios. independent front and rear suspension with Girling four-wheel disc brakes. Top speed 175 km/h.
 

Fiat-Abarth 1000 Bialbero

wb: 2000 mm 4 cyl.
982 cm³
96 cv
     
         

   


Fiat Abarth 1000 Bialbero
Sports coupe with 1000 c.c. two-camshaft engine based on Fiat 600D. 2 Weber double carburetors, 4-speed gearbox with various ratios. Independent front and rear suspension, Girling four-wheel disc brakes. Compression ratio 10.8:1. Top speed 215 km/h.
 

Fiat-Abarth 700 Bialbero

wb: 2000 mm 4 cyl.
695 cm³
64 cv
     
         

   

Sport coupe similar to the Monomille with 700 c.c. engine with two over-head camshafts, 4- or 5-speed gearbox, drum brakes with discs on request. Compression ratio 10.3:1. Top speed 180 km/h.
 

Fiat-Abarth 1600

wb: 2420 mm 4 cyl.
1559 cm³
95 cv
     
         

   

A new coupe by Ellena, derived from the latest Fiat 1300/1500 model. Engine 1600 c.c., normal four-speed gearbox, Girling disc brakes at the front.
 

Fiat-Abarth 2400

  wb: 2450 mm 6 cyl.
2323 cm³
142 cv
     
           

   


Abarth 2400 Ellena
A new model derived from the Fiat 2300. Coupe and cabriolet bodies by Ellena. 2.3-litre engine. 3 Weber double carbs, 4 speed normal gearbox, Girling disc brakes on 4 wheels.
 

Abarth Simca 1300

    4 cyl.
1288 cm³
120 cv
     
           

   


Abarth Simca 1000 na Salonie w Genewie.
A new fast coupe based on the new Simca 1000. High performance 1.3L engine, 2 overhead camshafts, 2 Weber twin carburettors, 4-speed gearbox, independent front and rear suspension, Girling four-wheel disc brakes. Debut Geneva 1962. Top speed 230 km/h.
 

           
           

   

Races:
  Event: Entered: Raced: Finished: Best results:
06.05.1962 Targa Florio   5 2 42 Porsche 356 B Carrera GTL Hermann / Linge 6th 3rd GT 1st 1.3-1.6
          44 Porsche 356 B Carrera GTL Pucci / Barth 10th 7th GT 3rd 1.3-1.6
27.05.1962Nürburgring 1000 km 6 5 3 20 Porsche 356 B Carrera GTL Barth / Linge 6th GT1.6 1st  
          22 Porsche 356 B Carrera GTL Koch / Mahle 9th GT1.6 2nd  
          67 Fiat 1000 S Bobrowski / Dubois 26th S1.0 3rd  
23-24.06.1962 Le Mans 24h   8 1 43 Simca 1300 Bialbero Dubois / Harris 14th 1st prot. 1.15-1.3 Perf. index 13th

Entered by Scuderia Serenissima Porsche 356 B Carrera Abarth GTL at Targa Florio. Driven by Hans Hermann and Herbert Linge it finished 6th overall, 3rd in gran turismo category and 1st in 1301-1600 cc class.

Porsche 356 B Carrera Abarth GTL of Antonio Pucci and Edgar Barth. 10th in general standing, 7th in gran turismo category and 2nd in 1301-1600 cc class at Targa Florio.

Paul-Ernst Strahle and Fritz Jr.Hahnl at Targa Florio.

Porsche 356 B Carrera Abarth GTL Paul-Ernst Strahle and Fritz Jr.Hahnl at Targa Florio

Simca 1300 Bialbero, engine: Abarth 1288 cm³ (Henri Oreiller / Tommy Spychinger) Abarth Corse at 24h Le Mans.

Fiat 700 S Twin Cam, chassis #1220553P, engine: Fiat-Abarth 701 cm³ (Herbert Demetz / Mauro Bianchi), Abarth Corse at 24h Le Mans.

#56 Fiat 700 Twin Cam, chassis #1220553P, engine: Fiat-Abarth 701 cm³ (Roger Masson / Teodore Zeccoli); Roger Masson.
#41 Simca 1300 Bialbero, engine: Abarth 1288 cm³ (Roger de Lageneste / Jean Rolland) Abarth Corse; 24h Le Mans.

Simca 1300 Bialbero, engine: Abarth 1288 cm³ (Gianni Balzarini / Franz Albert) Abarth Corse at 24h Le Mans.