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2017 Fiat 500/500c and 500/500c Abarth Fact Sheet

09/01/2016

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Reminiscent of the original Cinquecento, the 2017 Fiat 500 builds on the vehicle's global popularity. Since its initial launch in 2007, more than 1 million Fiat 500 vehicles have been sold in more than 110 countries around the world. The model's unquestionable popularity is the result of the Fiat 500's great ability to deliver unmatched personalization options with advanced solutions in terms of quality, engine performance and passenger comfort. In addition to success on the sales front, the Fiat 500 has earned more than 80 international awards.

 

Building on the excitement of the Fiat 500 (Cinquecento), the 2017 Fiat 500 Abarth and Abarth Cabrio are designed for track-day enthusiasts and driving purists who want the ultimate high-performance small car with the pedigree of an exclusive Italian exotic. With its 1.4-liter MultiAir Turbo engine, Abarth-tuned suspension and brake systems, race-inspired design, and technology features not traditionally included on a small car, the 2017 Fiat 500 Abarth unleashes legendary Italian performance heritage to American streets.

Highlights

Beautiful Italian styling combined with functionality, efficient design and innovative technology have been hallmark attributes for the Fiat 500, making it a timeless icon for nearly 60 years

Optional equipment for 2017 Fiat 500 models is no longer grouped into collections, and can be mixed and matched for customers to fully personalize their vehicle

All trim levels are available with an automatic transmission, BeatsAudio premium sound system, navigation and/or sunroof

All models are now available as a Cabrio for an additional $1,495, delivering open-air freedom across the Fiat 500 lineup

With just the push of a button, the Fiat 500c's power-operated cloth-top retracts up to the rear spoiler during speeds up to a best-in-class 60 mph (a midway point can be chosen by pressing the button anytime in between). Press the roof button again, and the roof will fold all the way open and tuck neatly behind the rear head restraints (up to 50 mph)

2017 Fiat 500 Pop starts at $14,995 MSRP, a decrease of more than $1,000 compared with its price when it was originally introduced in 2011. The 500 Pop, designed for the individual who wants Italian style, efficiency and personalization options, features 15-inch aluminum painted wheels and is available with a Sport Appearance Package (which includes sport fascias, side ground effects, sport spoiler, 16-inch wheels and black-trimmed lights)

2017 Fiat 500 Lounge starts as $18,395 U.S. MSRP, a price decrease of $2,000. With premium amenities throughout, the 2017 500 Lounge features as standard a new 15-inch wheel, chrome accents, 7-inch thin-film transistor (TFT) cluster display and leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls

The high-performance, track-ready 2017 Fiat 500 Abarth starts at $19,995, a price decrease of $2,580 to start below $20,000 for the first time. The 500 Abarth now features as standard ParkSense rear park assist and a new 16-inch forged aluminum Hyper Black wheel

Track-tested, turbocharged and twin-intercooled 1.4-liter MultiAir engine provides Fiat 500 Abarth models with up to 160 horsepower and 183 lb.-ft. of torque; while Abarth-tuned hardware delivers world-class ride and track-ready durability with a lowered ride height, beefier suspension, larger brakes and wider tires

Model Lineup

For 2017, the Fiat 500 lineup consists of three models:

Pop

Lounge

Abarth

Exterior Colors

Billet Argento (Billet Silver) Metallic Clear Coat

Laser Blu Azzurro (Laser Blue) Pearl Coat

Bianco (White) Clear Coat

Giallo Moderna Perla (Modern Yellow Pearl) Tri-coat

Grigio Cenre (Light Gray) Clear Coat

Celeste Blue (Light Blue) Clear Coat

Granito Lucente (Granite Crystal) Metallic Clear Coat

Spitfire Orange Clear Coat  

Latte Menta (Light Green) Clear Coat

Rhino (Dark Gray) Clear Coat  

Nero Puro (Black Gloss) Clear Coat

Rosso (Red) Clear Coat

Verde Chiaro (Green) Clear Coat

Verde Oliva (Olive Green) Pearl Coat

Bianco Perla (Pearl White) Tri-coat

Interior Colors

Nero/Grigio (black/gray)

Rosso/Nero (red/black)

Rosso/Avorio (red/ivory)

Grigio/Nero (gray/black)

Grigio/Avorio (gray/ivory)

Marrone/Avorio (brown/ivory)

Avorio/Avorio (ivory/ivory)

Avorio/Nero (ivory/black)

Nero (black)

More Information 

Please visit the Fiat 500  and Fiat 500 Abarth newsrooms for the latest product information, photography and videography.

 

About FIAT Brand

The FIAT brand stands for discovery through passionate self-expression. That philosophy is embodied by the iconic Fiat 500 or Cinquecento - a small car that lives big. Italian at heart and rooted in a rich heritage, the 500 is sold in more than 100 countries and is synonymous with modern, simple design blending form, function, technology and a pride of ownership that is genuine.

 

In North America, the Fiat 500 was introduced in March 2011 and was soon followed by the Fiat 500c (Cabrio), the high-performance Fiat 500 Abarth and Abarth Cabrio, the fully electric Fiat 500e, the five-passenger Fiat 500L and the all-wheel-drive 500X crossover. The FIAT brand continues to expand with the introduction of the Fiat 124 Spider, a revival of the iconic roadster that combines Italian style, performance and engaging driving dynamics. The all-new Fiat 124 Spider is available at FIAT studios now.

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