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FIAT pursues the fast development of its full electric product offer and launches the New E-Doblò Versatile, spacious and flexible, the new Doblò offers innovative and ingenious solutions to improve everyday driving New E-Doblò is the third fully electric vehicle in FIAT Professional’s product range It contains a 100% electric engine, top level autonomy and a rich array of safety systems New Doblò will also be offered with a large thermic powertrain in diesel and petrol fuels FIAT and FIAT PROFESSIONAL launches the new Doblò and E-Doblò, the fifth generation of the model. Ingenious and innovative, the new Doblò is an ideal partner for professionals. With E-Doblò, the brand continues its electrification strategy: FIAT by 2024 aims to...
Fiat to remove all non-electrified vehicles from sale in the UK this year Italian manufacturer takes another important step towards sustainable mobility for all 2021 saw the biggest annual increase in electric vehicle registrations in the UK Fiat has announced the removal of all non-electrified vehicles from sale in the UK. This will take effect from 1st July 2022 with the whole Fiat range now coming in electrified forms, from hybrids to fully-electric. In 2021, more than 60% of Fiat’s line-up was electrified offering at least one low emission version of each model for UK customers. This year, the Italian manufacturer goes a step further by confirming 100% of the range will be electrified from July 2022. The brand’s electrification...
FIAT launches new Panda and Tipo versions, created in collaboration with Garmin®, a leading global provider of GPS-enabled products Standard equipment includes the Garmin Venu Sq® smartwatch, which combines health monitoring and fitness features New and exclusive Foresta Green livery, orange details and a cross look update its appearance After the success of the Cross and (RED) editions, and the recently launched Tipo Hybrid, today the Garmin special series expands the offer of FIAT's models The collaboration invites everyone to get outdoors with the slogans, “Jump inside to get outside” and “Warmed up for the outdoor” New Panda and Tipo Garmin debut in the UK with two special series, combining an attractive cross look, cutting-edge...
Forty years since the last Abarth 131 Rally official race, the brand is paying homage to it with the launch of the Abarth 695 Tributo 131 Rally special series Abarth 685 Tributo 131 Rally limited to just 695 units worldwide Performance and attention to detail are at the heart of this Limited Edition which follows the launch of the 2022 model year Limited edition priced from £32,325 OTR and will arrive in the UK later this spring The Abarth 131 Rally, the vehicle which captured the imagination of an entire generation of car enthusiasts, can be seen once again on roads around the world with a new look. On the fortieth anniversary of its last race, the Scorpion brand is paying homage to it with the Abarth 695 Tributo 131 Rally special...
The New Fiat 500 La Prima by Bocelli launches with premium sound system by JBL in partnership with singers Andrea Bocelli and Matteo Bocelli One in three New 500 sold is a La Prima top of the range edition, making it the most popular trim level The New 500 La Prima by Bocelli offers as standard the successful contents of the first generation: from premium upholstery to the Fiat monogram convertible fabric to the woven dashboard The New 500 is the best-selling Stellantis electric model and the most-purchased electric city car in Europe New 500 La Prima by Bocelli will be available to order in the UK this spring Fiat has today announced the New 500 La Prima by Bocelli. The special edition is the first city car in the world to be equipped...
Today sees the debut of the updated iconic Abarth range with two models, two power versions and four spec upgrades The MY22 Abarth 595 is the distinctive model to ensure joy and pleasure of driving with 165hp engine equipped with a Garrett turbocharger Boldness sets the MY22 Abarth 695 apart with power reaching up to 180hp and unrivalled equipment as the range’s top model The four upgrades further enhance the Abarth models – the 695 Turismo and 595 Turismo for a more sophisticated and sharper style; the 695 Competizione and F595 are geared towards more dynamic drivers. Today, just a few weeks before its 73rd anniversary, Abarth introduces its new range for 2022, which pays homage to the inventiveness of its founder Carlo Abarth (1908 -...
Stellantis-owned Fiat is selling part of its historic Lingotto factory in Turin, Italy, in a bid to downsize its real estate assets. Inaugurated in 1923, the facility built numerous Fiat models until it closed in 1982, and a test track built on its roof made it famous all around the world. Italian website Motori Online reported that digital services specialist Reply purchased a roughly 215,000-square-foot chunk of the complex with plans to turn it into an office building. There's no word yet on how much Fiat sold the space for, but most sources agree that the firm will retain ownership of the test track. And, the building itself isn't going anywhere: Reply will move in, but it won't knock it down and rebuild it. The test track that...
Fiat has completed the electrification of its line-up with the launch of the 500X Hybrid and Tipo Hybrid Fiat takes another important step towards sustainable mobility for all 500X Hybrid and Tipo Hybrid reduced fuel consumption and CO2 emissions by up to 11 per cent lower*, contributing to lower total cost of ownership 500X Hybrid and Tipo Hybrid receive 48-Volt technology Both models also receive improved safety systems thanks to full ADAS specifications Orders this month with models due to arrive in spring, priced from £27,585 for 500X Hybrid and £27,595 for Tipo Hybrid Today, Fiat announced the arrival of the new 500X Hybrid and Tipo Hybrid, completing the electrification of its line-up. The brand’s electrification journey began...
New Fiat 500 named Small Electric Vehicle of the Year by Company Car Today Acknowledged for its design and impressive battery range, New 500 picks up where it left off last year, having scooped nine awards in 2021 New Fiat 500 continues to receive plaudits into 2022, picking up Small Electric Vehicle of the Year in Company Car Today’s annual definitive list of cars that can serve any business requirement. Building on the success of last year, judges praised the New 500 for its attractive price point, practicality, and design features. New Fiat 500 is the first fully-electric Fiat designed from the ground up. The car provides a raft of best-in-class features such as Level 2 Autonomous Driving technologies, a variety of battery options...
The 500X MY22 receives exterior updates, bringing it inline with New 500 500 logo on the front and FIAT to the rear for 500X Tipo now has three trim levels with new standard specifications 500X and Tipo both also available in (RED) trim levels as with the rest of the Fiat range Both available to order now Fiat UK has announced model year 2022 updates to its ever-popular 500X and Tipo line-ups. With updated standard specifications across each range, both are available to order from Fiat retailers now. The 500X MY22 exterior has been revamped, gaining the 500 logo to the front and the new FIAT lettering to the rear. These two design cues add modernity to the 500X make the 500X even more contemporary with a nod to the look and feel of...
The partnership between FIAT and (RED) announced in September continues with (Tipo)RED and (Panda)RED The Tipo and Panda join the (500)RED family so every Fiat model is available with a (RED) trim level (Tipo)RED is priced from £23,595 OTR and (Panda)RED is priced from £15,755 OTR and available to order from Wednesday 12th January The FIAT partnership with (RED) continues in 2022 with (Tipo)RED and (Panda)RED joining the (500)RED family launched last September. Created to aid (RED) in raising money to fight pandemics, the (Tipo)RED is priced from £23,595 OTR and (Panda)RED is priced from £15,755 OTR . Both are available to order from the Fiat UK retailer network now. (Tipo)RED (Tipo)RED is available in a Cross hatchback bodystyle and...
New Scudo is now available to order in both fully electric (BEV) and diesel versions Best-in-class BEV offering fitted with a 50-kWh or 75-kWh battery E-Scudo is best-in-class in terms of range, with up to 205 miles (WLTP) New Scudo is the perfect companion of professionals: smart use of space, top-level capabilities, payload and volume all packed into compact external dimensions Flexible cabin ergonomics and modularity thanks to New Scudo’s ‘Moduwork’ with the ability to alter the double passenger seat bench into a workstation New Scudo receives set of ADAS and safety features for a stress-free, zero-emissions, comfortable driving environment Available with either manual or automatic transmission depending on powertrain The new Scudo...
Fiat Professional’s all-electric E-Ducato wins Best Large Electric Van in DrivingElectric’s annual awards All-electric E-Ducato praised for its strong payload and impressive range of 230-miles Fiat Professional’s first fully electric van boasts a payload of up to 1,885kg and the same best-in-class load compartment size as its ICE counterpart Fiat Professional’s all-electric E-Ducato has been crowned Best Large Electric Van for 2021 at DrivingElectric’s annual awards. Judges praised the all-electric E-Ducato for its impressive driving range and best-in-class payload. Kickstarting Fiat Professional’s foray into fully electric vehicles, the E-Ducato has a range of between 113 (47kWh battery) and 230 (79kWh battery) miles (WLTP City*)...
New Fiat 500 named the first winner of Best Urban Electric Car at the 2022 DrivingElectric Awards Praised for its agility, driving style and range In 2021, New 500 has already scooped a portfolio of awards including Best Small Electric Car for the City by WhatCar? and Auto Express’ City Car of the Year New Fiat 500 has picked up further recognition as the go to electric car, having most recently been announced as Best Urban Electric Car at DrivingElectric’s 2022 Awards. For the fourth ever DrivingElectric Awards, and the first year to feature the ‘Best Urban Electric Car’ category, the New Fiat 500 has continued to build on its success in previous years. Judges praised the New 500 for setting itself apart from its competition thanks...
The new FIAT model receives Autobest's most coveted prize. The model was voted by an international jury panel of 26 motoring journalists from 26 different European countries. With a total of 1492 points, FIAT Tipo overtook the other four finalists: the new Opel Astra, the new Hyundai Tucson, the Honda CRV and the Mazda CX-3. Particularly appreciated was the car's value for money, which is a key concept in the strategy of the FIAT functional family. FIAT is the only brand to have won the prestigious title no fewer than three times: in 2003 with Panda, in 2008 with Linea and today with the new FIAT Tipo. The international jury panel of Autobest – an independent organisation created in 2001 – voted FIAT Tipo "Autobest 2016". The...
As previewed by the FIAT Aegea Project, the new FIAT C-segment contender will take historic FIAT Tipo name Roomy and practical, the new FIAT Tipo is a member of the “Functional Family” within the FIAT brand Four engines for the new FIAT Tipo saloon with an emphasis on value-for-money and a straightforward model range The new FIAT Tipo saloon is not confirmed for the UK market at this time FIAT’s new C-segment contender, as previewed by the FIAT Aegea Project unveiled in May at the Istanbul Motor Show, is to be known as the new FIAT Tipo. The historic name has been used by FIAT since its earliest days and is now making a comeback on a global model designed to tackle the challenges of the future. The new FIAT Tipo saloon measures...
New FIAT 500 unveiled with new exterior and interior style Highlights include revised front designed with new headlamps, grills, chrome brightwork and LED daytime running lights Rear enhancements include innovative new ‘empty’ light clusters Interior revisions include new Uconnect™ infotainment systems, enhanced comfort and numerous detail improvements Engine range enhanced for more efficiency and eco-friendliness High standard safety specification includes seven airbags and a full suite of active safety systems On Sale in September priced from £10,890 In Brief July 4 has always been a red-letter date for the FIAT 500. A symbol of mass motorisation in Italy, of which almost 3.8 million were sold, the original FIAT 500 was introduced...
A new version of Abarth’s stunning 500, the Bi-Colore Edition, released last week, costs just £15,990 OTR. Just 50 of the striking 500 Bi-Colore will be built, the high performance brand has just announced. A unique Scorpione two-tone Black over Record Grey paint finish, 17-inch 10-spoke diamond finish alloy wheels, Abarth sports seats with natural leather trim, and rear privacy glass all feature as standard on the special edition. Based on the Abarth 500 Custom, the Bi-Colore is powered by a 1.4 Turbo T-Jet 16-valve engine with a sporty five speed manual gearbox. With 135bhp of power available and a maximum 206Nm of torque at 3000 rpm, the Abarth has a 0-62 mph time of just 7.9 seconds and a top speed of 127 mph, yet it returns...
FIAT 500 i-DEAL OFFERS YOUNG DRIVERS A NEW CAR, COMPREHENSIVE INSURANCE AND SERVICING FOR THREE YEARS, ALL FOR JUST £239 PER MONTH Innovative package puts young drivers behind the wheel of a brand new FIAT 500 1.2 Pop Three years comprehensive rewards-driven car insurance included Three years routine servicing costs included for peace-of-mind Inclusive i-Deal for a fixed monthly payment of just £239 For almost three quarters of young drivers, the costs associated with car insurance means that the selection of cars they can actually afford to run is usually extremely limited and not very appealing. Indeed for 35 percent of 17-25 year olds the costs are so prohibitive they choose not to own a car at all, while the vast majority that...
Renowned stunt driver Alastair Moffatt has claimed the Guinness World Record* for the Tightest Parallel Park Driving a standard FIAT 500C 1.2 Cult, Alastair managed to park in a spot just 7.5cm longer overall than the vehicle Alastair's astonishing skill, and the agility of the FIAT 500, will be on display at the Performance Car Show, part of the 2015 Autosport International Racing Car Show, from January 8-11 at the NEC Birmingham. Globally-renowned stunt driver Alastair Moffatt has reclaimed his Guinness World Record* for the Tightest Parallel Park during the Performance Car Show at the 2015 Autosport International Racing Car Show (January 8-11, NEC Birmingham). Driving a FIAT 500C 1.2 Cult, Alastair was able to execute the...
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