Fiat hit the mark when it released the 500 a decade earlier. It came 50 years after the previous 500 was readily available, and it handled to catch the hearts of numerous customers since then. The funky Fiat 500 supermini will supposedly be replaced in 2019 by an all-new model that might feature hybrid technology to enhance its fuel performance. Continue reading for full details and our unique render of this upcoming rival to the Mini hatchback.
2019 Fiat 500 Design
The new car isn’t expected to look radically various to the outgoing model– it’ll most likely maintain the cutesy retro look that assisted make the current 500 so popular. Its interior needs to also feature a comparable ’60s ambiance to the existing car with a more current infotainment screen, a subtly modified dashboard and new trim pieces and materials.
2019 Fiat 500 Engine
The upcoming 2019 model will most likely drop the present 500’s 1.2-litre fuel engine in favour of a brand new unit increased by a compact electric motor and a 48V electrical system. Two-cylinder Twinair gas versions and a diesel model are also anticipated to be provided when the brand-new car goes on sale.
In an effort to lower hazardous NOx emissions, Fiat Chrysler manager Sergio Marchionne is looking at cleaner and more fuel efficient powertrain options for vehicles across the range. While these will include plug-in hybrids on high-end luxury models from Alfa Romeo and Maserati, the Group’s smallest cars will embrace a more cost-effective technique.
2019 Fiat 500 Price and Release Date
Fiat hasn’t announced when the brand-new 500 will hit UK display rooms however order books are anticipated to open in 2019. A variety of standard gas and diesel models should cost roughly the same as the outgoing ₤ 11,350 car while brand-new hybrid versions might cost closer to ₤ 19,000. We might have to wait until 2020 to see a high-performance Abarth variation in showrooms, nevertheless.