FIAT officially unveiled their all-new FIAT 500X at last week’s Paris Motor Sow. It’s available across two variants, with a choice of 12 body colours and eight wheel designs. The engine range consists of four petrol and three diesels, there is a 1.6-litre E-torQ engine that produces 110hp, a 1.4-litre turbocharged MultiAir II petrol with 140hp, both are available with either a six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission. The all-wheel-drive petrol models have a nine-speed automatic transmission as standard and are powered by a 170hp 1.4-litre turbo charged MultiAir II engine or a 184hp 2.4-litre Tigershark engine.
The front-wheel drive diesel range consists of the 95hp, 1.3-litre MultiJet II turbo diesel, equipped with a five-speed manual gearbox and the 120hp1.6-litre MultiJet II turbo diesel equipped with a six-speed manual gearbox. The four-wheel drive diesel option is the 140hp, 2.0-litre MultiJet II turbo diesel, which will be available with a six-speed manual or nine-speed automatic transmission. Final engine and transmission availability will be confirmed closer to the car’s launch in Ireland.
The FIAT 500X will go on sale across Ireland next Spring, we will have full pricing and specification closer to the car’s arrival.