FIAT has some new vehicles being released in the New Year: the 2013 FIAT 500c Abarth and the 2014 FIAT 500L. There are now more options for drivers who are interested in the FIAT brand.
New for 2013 is the FIAT 500 Cabrio (500c) Abarth. It brings the freedom of open-air driving. This firecracker offers a lot of interior space which has plenty of rear-seat legroom and shoulder room which is unmatched in this segment.
Not only does the 2013 FIAT 500c Abarth utilizes rich Italian style, all design elements are designed to improve the car’s performance. It comes with cloth-top-mounted spoiler which extends the roofline and improves the vehicle’s aerodynamic behaviour by creating additional down-force.
New for this year is the segment-exclusive integration of Beats by Dr. Dre audio system. This system offers passengers of the FIAT 500c Abarth a high-definition music experience the way the artist intended. The sound quality matches the sound recorded in the studio, be prepared to be amazed.
“The new FIAT 500c Abarth delivers the wicked attitude and track-proven capabilities of the hatchback model, now with the rush of open-air Italian performance,” said Tim Kuniskis, Head of FIAT Brand for North America-Chrysler Group LLC. “And with the push of a button our new turbocharged Cabrio can unleash that added sense of freedom, while offering one of the most respected soundtracks of all-time, the rasp from its signature Abarth-tuned dual exhausts.”
You will enjoy the powertrain which is associated with the Abarth name. The 2013 FIAT 500c Abarth is equipped with a lowered body height, beefier suspension, larger brake and wider tires for race-track-ready performance. It is also comes with the 1.4L MultiAir Turbo engine which has 160 horsepower and 170 lb-ft of torque.
The new 2014 FIAT 500L offers two more doors and room for five passengers. It is designed on the new “small-wide” architecture, which is a FIAT system that offers 26 inches more length, plus 6 inches more in height and width for best-in-class headroom and front legroom, added versatility and 42% more interior space.
“The all-new FIAT 500L extends the reach of the FIAT brand in North America and will keep our customers within the brand as their lifestyle needs expand,” said Tim Kuniskis, Head of FIAT Brand North America-Chrysler Group LLC. “Those who love the style and performance that only the Italians can create, can now enjoy space for five, functionality, practicality and value. The FIAT 500L is the whole package and it now brings its unique flavour to the North American market.”
The 2014 FIAT 500L comes with exceptional performance. It is equipped with a six-speed manual transmission, or segment-exclusive six-speed dual dry clutch transmission (DDCT). It also has the award-winning 1.4L MultiAir Turbo engine has 160 horsepower and 170 lb-ft of torque.
The outer appearance of the 2014 FIAT 500L is simple and elegant. It has an aggressive style thanks to front and rear fascias with Nero accents for an extremely modern look. It also comes with some stylish aluminum wheels.
This new fleet of FIAT cars brings some life to the North American market. People can now enjoy some Italian style and power in their next vehicle.
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