The rumors suggest that Fiat could launch a Sport version of the Type

For those who don’t know, the Fiat meets this year 30 spring. The first generation came to market in the year 1988 as a substitute for natural Rhythm and, in addition to achieve the award of Car of the Year in Europe, it remained in production until the year 1995. However, after the failures of trade of the Bravo/Brava, Stilo, and Bravo, in the year 2016, the Italian firm decided to rescue it from oblivion, to try to emulate their past success.

As we know, the current generation of the Fiat Type has a range composed by three bodies (saloon, hatchback and family) and offer a mechanical formed by two mechanical gasoline (1.4 95 HP 1.4 T-Jet 120 HP and 1.4 T-Jet LPG-120 HP) and many others, in diesel (1.3 MultiJet 95 CV 1.6 MultiJet 120 HP). However, what is missing in your array is a version spicy that catch the attention of young people looking for a car with a certain level of performance and can’t afford a Golf or Leon cheerful.

This situation, according to rumors circulating on the network, could end. Apparently, to celebrate the 30th birthday of the new Type, the Group Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) would have given the green light to the development of a Sport version. This, it may be released in the Geneva motor show, as the compact Italian has emerged as one of the best selling models of the brand in Europe.

Continuing with the rumors, this hypothetical Fiat Type Sport could have under your hood with the arch-known block gasoline 1.4 MultiAir equipped with turbo, which deliver a power of 140 or 170 HP. Associated with it could be a gearbox of manual cutting with six relations or an automatic type, double clutch DCT, with the same number of speeds.

the technical level, it is expected that there will be no major changes, as their performance will not be very high. In any case, it is likely that you have a scheme suspensions are more rigid for better control of the oscillations of the body. In part aesthetic, the hypothetical Fiat Type Sport would be new bumper, a alloy wheels of an exclusive design and other accessories to adorn your picture.

In any case, and as we are saying, this information comes from several rumors. Today Fiat has not confirmed (or denied) anything, so you will have to wait for the Geneva motor show open their doors and we may carry, or may not, be a pleasant surprise or a big disappointment.

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