The all-new 2020 Fiat 500X is a crossover not only in terms of vehicle segments, but also in terms of its potential customers. With two distinct flavours on offer, there is a 500X to suit every need and taste. The basic front-wheel drive version is available in Pop, Pop Star and Lounge trim levels, while the more rugged town and country 4x4 version is available in Cross and Cross Plus specifications. A choice of 12 different body colours and eight different designs for the 16-, 17- and 18-inch alloy wheels, will help every owner personalise the look of their 500X even further.
2020 FIAT 500X LAUNCHEDIn order to accommodate the variety of customer needs, the 500X will be available with a broad range of powertrain options in the UK. Front-wheel drive, petrol-powered models are either equipped with a 110hp, 1.6- litre ‘E-torQ’ engine with a five-speed manual gearbox or a 140hp 1.4-litre Turbo MultiAir II petrol engine with either a new-generation six-speed manual gearbox or Fiat Powertrain’s renowned six-speed twin-clutch transmission. The all-wheel drive petrol model, which is equipped with a first-in-class, nine-speed automatic transmission as standard, is powered by a 170hp, 1.4-litre Turbo MultiAir II engine.
The front-wheel drive diesel range consists of the 95hp, 1.3-litre MultiJet II turbo diesel, equipped with a five-speed manual gearbox, and the 120hp 1.6-litre MultiJet II turbo diesel equipped with a six-speed manual gearbox. The four-wheel drive diesel option is the 140hp 2.0-litre MultiJet II turbo diesel, which will be available with a six-speed manual or nine-speed automatic transmission.
Built in the updated SATA plant in Melfi, Italy and sold in more than 100 countries worldwide including the United States, the new Fiat 500X will go on sale in the UK in Spring 2015. Pricing for the 500X will range from £14,595 OTR for the 1.6 E-torQ 110hp Pop to £25,845 for the 2.0-litre MultiJet II 140hp 4x4 Cross Plus.