Fiat 500 not only saves fuel but also takes care of the environment by reducing emission amounts
Fiat’s iconic model 500 was put on the market in Turkey with its hybrid engine version.
According to the Fiat statement, the New Fiat 500 brings together a more economical and environmentally friendly new hybrid engine in 2021, without compromising on style and driving pleasure, with sophisticated technologies that consider design, lifestyle and nature.
The 1.0-liter, 70 HP hybrid engine Fiat 500, offered for sale at prices starting from ₺179,900, is preparing to meet different customer needs with the cabrio body option offered in Cult, Dolcevita, Sport and Dolcevita versions. While maintaining the characteristics of the iconic model with its design details, the Fiat 500 underlines that it is environmentally friendly and economical as the necessity of the era.
Iconic, technological and hybrid
The new generation, 3-cylinder atmospheric engine, 12V lithium-ion battery, and the gasoline engine option, which works in the Fiat 500, provides 20% fuel savings. Next-generation hybrid engine technology combined with a 6-speed manual transmission also provides a reduction in carbon dioxide emission levels of up to 21%. In the 1.0-liter internal combustion engine of the Fiat 500, energy is supplied with the help of a belt during take-off and acceleration, while energy is stored in a 12-volt lithium battery to generate energy by using the motion energy of the vehicle during deceleration and/or braking. Thus, the 500 not only saves fuel but also takes care of the environment by reducing emissions.
The new Fiat 500 also benefits from all elements of modern technology. The entry-level Cult version of the model features Led DRL, electric body-colored side mirrors, vintage indicator, 15-inch alloy wheels and projection-type headlights. In addition, a 5-inch touch screen that supports Bluetooth and USB connectivity, 6 speakers and a speed limiter are standard in the Cult version. In addition to all these, the Dolcevita version has a glass roof, chrome details on the front and rear bumpers, and the ‘Dolcevita’ logo on the fender. In the cabin, 7-inch AndroidAuto / Apple Car Play supported infotainment system with touch screen, 7-inch TFT instrument panel and automatic air conditioning, 16-inch alloy wheels, fog lights and rain-dark sensors are standard. Thanks to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support, users can make phone calls, receive or send messages, and listen to music on their smartphones without taking their hands off the steering wheel or the road.
In the Sport version of the new hybrid Fiat 500, there are 16-inch alloy wheels, sports steering wheel, ‘Sport’ logo on the fender, automatic air conditioning, 7-inch Android Auto / Apple Car Play supported infotainment system, height-adjustable driver’s seat has 50/50 folding rear seats, speed limiter & cruise control. Inside the cabin, there is also a 7-inch TFT instrument panel and control panel, while in the Sport version, fog lights and rain-dark and rear parking sensors are standard.
Source: AA / Translated by Irem Yildiz