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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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5 days ago

24 Hours of LeMons Michigan Day 1: Porsche 944, Geo Metro, Volkswagen Squareback Leading Classes

Oct 18 2014 11:21pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

After lining up the largest and most interesting field of Midwestern LeMons racers we’ve ever seen on Friday, we dropped the green flag on Saturday morning and presided over a drizzly, cold day of racing at GingerMan Raceway. When the checkered flag came out soon after sunset, we’d seen a lot of dramatic class battles and lead changes, and here’s how it all sorted out. There was once a time— actually, that time was the first eight years of LeMons racing— when the Por ...
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1 week ago

Fiat 500X Opening Edition announced

Oct 14 2014 1:20pm CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Fiat has unveiled the 500X Opening Edition, ahead of its launch early nex ...
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2 weeks ago

Toledo gets proactive in fight to keep Jeep Wrangler

Oct 8 2014 9:32am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: SUV, Plants/Manufacturing, Jeep, Off-Road Let's make this very plain - the city of Toledo, OH loves its Jeeps. It loves them so fervently that the very rumor of the Jeep Wrangler moving out of its traditional home prompted the city's mayor, D. Michael Collins, and Ohio Gov. John Kasich to hold a weekend conference call with Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne. "The purpose of this call was for the mayor and ...
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2 weeks ago

Fiat-Chrysler Trademarks “Trackhawk”—Is the Company Hellcatting All the Things?

Oct 6 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: Car and Driver

So, uh, this is awesome: Per Allpar, Fiat-Chrysler recently registered a trademark for “Trackhawk”. Given that the “Trailhawk” moniker is currently applied to an off-road-centric Cherokee model, it’s patently obvious that the new badge is destined for Jeep and that it will stand for on-pavement performance. When you’re talking high-performance Jeeps, that conversation currently starts and stops w ...
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2 weeks ago

Fiat 500X Crossover Unveiled in Paris

Oct 4 2014 10:56pm CDT | Source: autoMedia.com

The Fiat 500 family is expanding once again with the announcement of the Fiat 500X crossover at the Paris Motor Show. The new 500X will not only make the lineup bigger, but also physically be the biggest 500 to date. With retro styling all the rage, Fiat has been releasing new models with haste, satisfying the public’s desire for the the nostalgic 500. It all started with the original 500, also known as the Cinquecento, which was released ...
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2 weeks ago

Hyundai H350

Oct 4 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

Hyundai is vying to enter the highly competitive European van market with its all-new H350 van. Sporting a familiar face borrowed from its consumer vehicle lineup, the H350 offers configurations as a cargo van, passenger van, and even a flatbed truck. While the H350 isn’t likely to hit U.S. shores anytime soon, the fact Hyundai is taking on the likes of Mercedes-Benz, Ford, Fiat, and even Nissan is big news.The Korean automaker started with a cl ...
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2 weeks ago

Opel Debuts New Corsa Hatchback in Paris, Nails Most Confusing Engine Lineup Ever Award

Oct 3 2014 6:58pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Mainstream car, hot entrance: This is the script Opel followed for the introduction of its new fifth-generation Corsa hatchback. The successful subcompact Opel debuted with a little help from German supermodel Claudia Schiffer at the 2014 Paris auto show. Oh, and the less blonde and even less leggy Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann, Opel’s CEO, also was there. In Europe, the Corsa competes with vehicles like the Ford Fiesta, ...
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3 weeks ago

Fiat 500X scampers across the Alps

Oct 2 2014 4:29pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Paris Motor Show, Crossover, Hatchback, Fiat It's been a long time coming, but it's finally here. It's the new Fiat 500X: the rounder, somehow even more retro version of the Jeep Renegade. Joining an ever-expanding Cinquecento lineup alongside the 500, 500C and 500L, the new 500X is - to our eyes at least - the most handsome yet... better looking, at any rate, than the somewhat ungainly Mini Countryman. ...
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3 weeks ago

Fiat 500X debuts at Paris Motor Show (pictures)

Oct 2 2014 1:48pm CDT | Source: Car Craft

Fiat continues its supersizing of the tiny 500 with the debut of the 500X compact crossover ...
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