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Fiat 500L Living is Significantly Longer Than the Classic Fiat 500

Fiat 500L Living is Significantly Longer Than the Classic Fiat 500

Jul 5 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Longer Fiat will hold seven people

Anyone who is familiar with the Fiat 500 knows that the car is very small. You would be hard-pressed to get anyone other than small children in the backseat of your typical Fiat 500. However, Fiat...

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Fiat 500L Living is Significantly Longer Than the Classic Fiat 500

Jul 5 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Longer Fiat will hold seven people

Anyone who is familiar with the Fiat 500 knows that the car is very small. You would be hard-pressed to get anyone other than small children in the backseat of your typical Fiat 500. However, Fiat has rolled out a new 500 model capable of seating seven people in relative comfort.

The car is called the 500L Living and is about 4.35 m long. That makes it about 1 m longer than the Fiat 500 we all know. The longer Fiat is set to go on sale in Italy this month with a choice of four engines. Fiat hopes to build between 110,000 and 150,000 500L cars and its plant in Serbia this year.

Fiat hasn't released the official pricing for the 500L Living at this time, but it is expected to cost more than the normal 500L. Pricing should be announced closer to launch.

 
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Here are five slow classics that pretended to be sporty

Aug 20 2014 1:47pm CDT | Source: Driving Canada

The Subaru/Toyota twins are often derided for their lack of power. Enthusiasts everywhere have moaned that they have “only” 200 horsepower and about their “slow” eight-second zero to 60 time. Perhaps we’re too spoiled by living in a world where a properly optioned RAV4 can do zero to 60 in under seven seconds, but eight seconds isn’t all that slow.  There was a time when even the largest V8s struggled to make 200 horsepower and small-bore sports cars mad ...
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6 days ago

Fiat 500X spied testing in Germany

Aug 14 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: World Car Fans

The Fiat 500X has been spied yet again ahead of an official reveal set to occur in the months to ...
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2 weeks ago

Honda Kills Fit EV, Says It Is Committed to Other Forms of Electromotive Transportation

Aug 1 2014 5:25pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Honda is discontinuing its Fit EV by the end of the year as it concentrates on other forms of electrified vehicles like Accord PHEV and the production version of the futuristic-looking FCEV concept that rocked the 2013 L.A. auto show. The Fit is the latest casualty of Honda’s evolving approach to electromobility. Earlier this year, Honda announced its decision to discontinue the slow-selling Insight hybrid, but this news regarding the Fit EV ...
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2 weeks ago

Alfa Romeo SUV

Jul 31 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

With Alfa Romeo finally selling its 4C within U.S. borders after countless years of delays and setbacks, it appears the Italian brand is getting its vehicle development plans into high gear. Alfa says it will launch eight fresh models by 2018, two of which will be SUVs. Though nothing is set in stone — as usual with Alfa — the first SUV will debut for 2016 and directly compete with The Audi Q5, BMW X3, and Lexus NX.The trio will provide plenty of competition, but Alfa – under the dir ...
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3 weeks ago

Gnarly! Fiat 500L–Vans Concept Debuts at Vans U.S. Open of Surfing

Jul 30 2014 10:24am CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Sometimes when you take an ungainly car and cover it with tons of crap it can come out kind of nifty-looking. If that weren’t possible, SEMA wouldn’t be a thing. At the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing last weekend in Huntington Beach, California, Fiat debuted a high-riding, surfer-inspired concept version of its none-too-fetching 500L dubbed, not coincidentally, the 500L–Vans. Turns out, when festooned with a two-tone p ...
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3 weeks ago

Fiat 500L-Vans Design Concept unveiled

Jul 28 2014 8:37pm CDT | Source: KBB

All of the excitement at this weekend's Vans US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, California, wasn't ...
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3 weeks ago

Fiat 500L Vans Concept is radical, man

Jul 28 2014 12:50pm CDT | Source: Recombu

If you think the Fiat 500L is 'off the wall', wait until you see the concept version Vans has up its gnarly sleeves. The 500L Vans Concept was built specifically for the Vans U ...
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4 weeks ago

Jeep Renegade

Jul 23 2014 10:31pm CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Jeep Renegade is an all-new compact utility vehicle for the 2015 model year. Combining Fiat's expertise with small, fuel-efficient vehicles into Jeep's notoriety for ruggedness and iconic styling, the model lands in an increasingly crowded market of small and carlike yet tall and of ...
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4 weeks ago

Fiat Says Fuhgeddabout Any Sort Of Merger Of Volkswagen

Jul 23 2014 8:00am CDT | Source: Jalopnik

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a ti ...
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4 weeks ago

First 100 vehicles announced for Forza Horizon 2

Jul 22 2014 2:48pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Toys/Games With its September 30 release date just over two months away, Turn 10 Studios has slowly started releasing the car list for Forza Horizon 2, the sequel to 2012's Forza Horizon. While the final list will be on the smaller side, with just over 200 vehicles, as per usual, those that were selected are decidedly different from your average sports car. We've included the entire list below, ...
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