The Fiat 500X is the SUV type model of the Fiat 500 that came before it. There is a reasonable level of ruggedness in the similar 500 platform like the body cladding, angry eyed headlights, raised stance all hint some rugged looks. The car in its new iteration offers a fun handling package as the car is firm in the suspension department helping you swiftly travel through some corners enthusiastically. The car comes with a 2.4L tiger shark engine gives the car 180hp and 237Nm of torque and comes with a 9-speed automatic transmission.
There is a 1.4L turbo charged engine as well that puts 160hp and 249Nm of torque which comes with a 6-speed manual transmission. Despite the lowered down horsepower, the car boasts of the better torque curve and better economy of the two with 25mpg in the city making it a desirable option. The larger engine will come with an optional all wheel drive system that will reduce the economy by 1mpg. There are three modes for the driving with the sport for faster shifts and responsive steering, and a traction plus mode which smoothens everything and maximizes grip in low traction situations.
The dashboard is well designed and soft touch materials everywhere give this Fiat an up market feel. The dashboard is logically placed as well. The interiors have many storage space areas with a dual glove box as well. The infotainment system is also intuitive with different screen size options. The base trim comes with AC, cruise control, 7 air bags and 4 speaker audio system with a USB and the top versions come with more fancy features.
|Engine||I4 1.4L RWD|
|No. Of Gears||6A|
|Front Brakes||Disc (ABS)|
|Rear Brakes||Disc (ABS)|
|Tire Size||P215 / 60R16,P215 / 60R16|
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