it is less than a week for the Geneva motor show open their doors. The opening day will be the Monday 7th of march, although the opening to the public will be held two days later, on Wednesday the 9th. We already know many of the news that there we will see the different manufacturers, but still we continue to receive new information, you have to add the products which will be displayed by surprise.
stand, Fiat will be filled with; and is that the brand usually uses this great showcase to present and display both completely new products as some special versions. In this case, at least we will see 4 new developments of importance, being most of them new editions, or special equipment. Of all, a call particularly our attention, the Fiat 500 Sessantesimo.
Fiat 500 Sessantesimo
All we have recorded to fire in our memory some dates. One of the most important dates of Fiat is July 4, 1957. That day, I saw the light for the first time the Fiat 500, the model most emblematic of the Italian brand. In 2017 are met 60 years of that release so special and from Fiat they want to celebrate it for everything high. It is for this reason that in Geneva we will see the Fiat 500 Sessantesimo.
it Is a exclusive edition and numbered with a different look thanks to a new color, tri-coat white called “Dolce Vita”. You will also find a multitude of specific details such as the dashboard of vinyl, the vintage logo, the whiskers chrome or body-convertible with hood-gray among many others. As a curiosity, we will see a special logo with the inscription 500, with the number “6” is drawn within the second digit in red.
deliveries will begin on the 4th of July and mechanically you will be able to associate to the thrusters 1.2 69 HP and 0.9 TwinAir 85 CV, opting also to the diesel engine of 95 HP.
special Series S-Design for the Fiat 500X and Fiat Type 5 door
models Fiat 500X and the Type 5 door receive a new special series called S-Design for customers seeking a point of distinction.
In the case of Fiat 500X, in the booth we will see a unit S-Design City Look in matte color Green Alpi, which can be ordered from June and is equipped with the engine 1.4 MultiAir 140 HP and the change of double clutch DCT. Not only call attention to the color of the body, but that the details of the side moldings, the door handles and trunk lid, the mirror housings and the whiskers at the front receive the shiny black. In the cabin, you can also appreciate a multitude of elements and upholstered in dark shades.
Fiat Type 5-door S-Design will be positioned as the highest level in the range of compact. With the body color “Grey Strada” exclusive to this version, the front will receive the calender in gloss black (or Piano Black), premiere of bi-xenon headlamps with a yield 30% higher than the halogen series. You will also find the gloss black on front air intakes and mirror housings. The wheels in 18 inch and moons later darkened into will finish off the set.
Meanwhile, on the inside appear leather seats, textures, entirely new to the range Type and a dashboard specific. Under the hood you will be able to associate to the mechanical 1.4 T-Jet-120 HP (petrol and petrol-LPG) and 1.6 MultiJet 120 HP.
Fiat Fullback Cross
The Fiat Fullback is the model pick-up of the Italian brand. At the Geneva motor show will premiere a new version known as the Cross, which is offered in the double cab with 5,28 meters long and 3 meters distance between axes. His aesthetic, as we see in the images, it is much more stylized looking for a approach to offroad. Thus, we find a front grille with black accents, matte tone that is also used in mirrors, handles and wheel arches. The 17-inch wheels and running boards round off the profile front. In the rear area to highlight the anti-roll bar.
The motor associated to this version is the 2.4 diesel of 180 HP and 430 Nm, enough power to move it with ease. Its maximum speed is 179 km/h, very high to be a pick-up. For the transmission you can opt for a manual gearbox of six speeds or an automatic five with camshaft behind the wheel, while for the traction has two drive shafts, center differential Torsen with locking, low range and locking rear differential.
Fiat 124 Spider Europe
The Fiat 124 Spider is the model and two-seater roadster developed together with Mazda MX-5 and the Abarth 124 Spider. In Geneva we will see a special edition called the Fiat 124 Spider Europe that shall incorporate, among other things, 17-inch wheels, and four spokes designed by Mopar, mirror housings in silver tone seats and the black leather. Also in the interior will bring a commemorative plaque and numbered. With respect to the equipment, it will be very full with 4 airbags, headlights Full LED adaptive, Bose sound system, 9 speakers, cruise control, keyless and reversing camera among others.