Daily demonstrations at 11am, free with admission!

Fiat 850 Abarth Coupe- 1965- NEW FOR 2024!

Ever dream of driving that special vintage car that you’ve seen at a national car show? Lane Motor Museum can make your dream come true with our Rally for The Lane – an annual fundraising event for Lane Motor Museum where participants get to drive one of our cars as part of an all-day rally! This car is one of several cars that are offered for the Rally.  Scroll down the page to learn more about this car!

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Specifications for the 1965 Fiat 850 Abarth Coupe

Read through these item to learn a little more about what it’s like to drive this car.

Rating Scale:
1= Handles and drives like a Model T
10=Handles and drives like a modern car

DescriptionSmall 4 seat car 
SpeedAdequate power and good torqueRating= 7
Brakes4-wheel hydraulic – good brakesRating= 7
HandlingWell balanced and easy to drive, handles as well Rating= 8
Transmission4-speed manual, shifts wellRating= 7
VisibilityVery good Rating=8
SafetyLap belts Rating=5
Passengers2 comfortably 
Climate ControlNone 
QuirksSmall bucket seats, exhaust note a little on the loud side 
Driver PositionLeft-hand drive 
Overall Rating7 out of 10