2012 Fiat 500 Abarth vs. 2012 Mini John Cooper - CAR and DRIVER

Is the new turbocharged 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth more fun and better to drive than the 2012 Mini John Cooper Works? Which of these cars can conquer the city streets of San Francisco? We find out when we pit these two hot-hatches against one another in the latest comparison test on Car and Driver: Tested. Read the complete article: bit.ly Name That Exhaust Note, Episode 127: 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth: bit.ly CARS: Fiat 500 Abarth, Mini John Cooper Works LOCATION: San Francisco, CA MAG EDITORS: Aaron Robinson, KC Colwell Subscribe! bit.ly Twitter: bit.ly Facebook: on.fb.me Hosted by the editors of Car and Driver magazine, this show puts the audience into the action on new-car reviews, comparison tests, auto-show coverage, and more. Our experts drive and test the latest models, attend automotive events around the world, and check out the latest in-vehicle technology like massaging seats and night-vision systems. Viewers will also have the opportunity to write in and extend the conversation. Each week, the Car and Driver YouTube Channel will launch episodes of The Full Hoon, Driver Rehab, Battle of the Beaters, Car and Driver: Tested, Popular Mechanics Saturday Mechanic, and Road & Track Presents.