A SMALL CROSSOVER FIAT 500X RECEIVED A SPORTS VERSION

Fiat has expanded the compact SUV family with the Sport version.

Fiat has expanded the compact SUV family with the Sport version. New engine it has not got, but the 500X had some other innovations that are designed to make his character even more provocative.

Externally, the SUV in the Sport version has a slightly more aggressive body design with a new decor, fully led optics, rear diffuser with new exhaust pipes and similar iconic details.

The main difference between the Fiat 500X Sport on the chassis - it is, perhaps, newly reconfigured suspension with sports shock absorbers and reduced by 13 mm ground clearance. In addition, the crossover was equipped with a recalibrated steering mechanism: it is claimed that now the 500X is steering more accurately and responsibly. Finally, the crossover became available 19-inch wheels with rubber dimension 25/40.

As a result, the crossover is estimated by the manufacturer became more stable in turns by 8%, understeer decreased by 26%, and excess – by 17%. The reference point was the standard 500X on 18-inch wheels.

As for the power unit, the new modification is provided in the first place the most powerful option in the line. This 1.3-liter turbo engine from the FireFly family, which develops 150 HP and works together with a robotic box. However, according to preliminary data, the performance of the Sport can be ordered for any other available engine, including, for example, 120-horsepower gasoline Turbomotor and atmosfernik, as well as 95-horsepower diesel 1.3 liters.

In the cabin there was a special version of the design of the dashboard, new steering wheel and seats, red and titanium-gray accents and overlays for aluminum. Alcantara trim on the steering wheel and front panel is available as an option.

A SMALL CROSSOVER FIAT 500X RECEIVED A SPORTS VERSION
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