of the new Panda and 500 hybrid ensemble and continued with the introduction of the new electric 500, the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Group’s first all-electric model .
The new Tipo Cross
The Tipo family gets a new member, who comes to complete the sedan, hatchback and station wagon versions . The new Tipo Cross is a real crossover created for those who do not want to sacrifice in the least practicality and ease of use, but at the same time are looking for a more dynamic, unique, youthful character and affordable car for their travels. The answer to these requirements is the new “family” crossover of F iat.
The new Tipo Cross has a greater width and height, while thanks to the new mask it acquires a more imposing style. The increased distance from the ground by 4cm. and the new larger wheels enhance the solid image, while also offering a higher and better visibility driving position. Thanks to the integrated roof bars, in total compared to the conventional versions of the model, the Tipo Cross has a height of 7cm, while the design “cross” details, such as the protective covers of the wings and the sills, offer aesthetics, but also practical benefits.
The implementation of new features continues inside, where the new Tipo Cross has a new digital instrument panel with a 7-inch TFT screen that can be adjusted according to the driver’s wishes and offers a wealth of information. Also available for the first time is the Uconnect 5 multimedia system, introduced with the new electric 500. With a 10.25-inch high-resolution touch screen, wireless mirroring via Apple CarPlay ™ and Android Auto εφαρμο applications, personalization, the Tipo Cross acquires one of the most modern technology proposals in the automotive industry.
The new options continue in the field of Euro6D-Final engines, where the new Tipo Cross is equipped with two diesel engines of 95 and 130 hp respectively, but also with the debut turbo engine 100 GSE T3 of 100 hp. This engine is a member of the advanced family of FireFly Turbo engines, has an output of 74 kW (100 hp), while the maximum torque of 190 Nm is available from just 1,500 rpm. The high torque from low revs contributes to an extremely comfortable and enjoyable driving experience, while maintaining fuel consumption and emissions at low levels, with the Tipo Cross with the 100 hp petrol engine emitting just 121g / km. in the WLTP loop. Respectively low are the emissions in both diesel engines of 95 (1.3 liters) and 130 (1.6 liters) horsepower starting from 110g / km also in the new WLTP cycle.
The new Panda Sport
The range of the popular Panda is enriched with the Panda Sport version, but also with a new multimedia system with a 7-inch touch screen. Externally, the Sport version stands out thanks to the two-tone light-alloy wheels with a diameter of 16 inches, the “Sport” logo on the front wings and the exclusive matte color Matt Gray. For those who want an even more dynamic expression of Panda Sport, the Pandemonio Pack offers red brake calipers and tinted windows, while inside the new seats with red stitching and the colors exclusive to this version complete the image of the sporty Panda. For the first time, the model will be available with a new multimedia system with a 7-inch touch screen, which will offer full compatibility with mirroring via Apple CarPlay ™ and Android Auto ™.