The most retro city car that is currently on sale is the new Fiat 500 which is without a doubt a perfect copy of the 1950s original. In the UK market, this is the highest selling car available and is now available in the UAE with the newer update. They get a newer lower bumper, new rear lights that are smart and slick, alloy wheel designs that are modern yet retro in feel. There is the ring shape day time running lights and the top models get a star studded lower grill that is similar to the diamond grill on the Mercedes cars.
There are more colors to help customization, roof patterns and a second skin that offers some more exterior elements to make it stand out. The vintage flavor that comes inside the car is mostly retained and offers a more retro feel that is available inside with the fake metal dashboard design, gear knobs, switches look like a mix of old and new. The 7 inch TFT screen on the instrument cluster is modern but an additional option. There are new and more comfortable seats and satellite navigation.
The car is a three door and only offered in that trim as five door is not an option but it does let you in easily to the rear seats with adequate room. There are multiple engine options with a 69hp base version which is a 1.2L, also a 1.9L turbo petrol engine that puts 105hp which also sounds good to choose from depending on the power outputs desired. The car is great to drive, energetic and eager to rev and is enjoyable.
|Engine||I4 1.4L FWD|
|No. Of Gears||5A|
|Front Brakes||Disc (ABS)|
|Rear Brakes||Disc (ABS)|
|Tire Size||P185 / 55R15,P185 / 55R15|
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