High-performance Opel Adam spied, could have 160 HP
Opel Adam 1.4 SIDI Turbo / Adam OPC spy photo / Automedia
Features sporty styling tweaks
The Opel Adam was launched with a lackluster engine lineup but that could soon be changing if these spy photos are any indication.
Caught undergoing cold weather testing in Sweden, this mysterious prototype appears to be a high-performance variant as it has been equipped with a new front bumper (with an additional air intake), a lowered suspension and rear disc brakes. The prototype also has five lug wheels instead of the usual four piece units.
Nothing is official but power will reportedly be provided by a 1.4-liter SIDI Turbo engine that produces approximately 160 HP (117 kW). This would put the model in the same league as the Abarth 500 which uses also uses a turbocharged 1.4-liter engine.